Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts and Sciences co-authors a commentary on an IMF reform package.
Penn in the News
A high school student from Washington, D.C., is profiled for having been accepted to five Ivy League schools, including Penn.
Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education says, “We’ve had decades of rising supercompetitiveness among colleges and universities – competitiveness in research, in athletics, for students, for money – and it produces a loss of innocence.”
Eric Furda of Admissions provides information on students accepted for the Class of 2018.
David Goldberg of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “Veterans who live close to a transplant center might be more likely to go home after their discharge from the hospital and not have to relocate.”
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is highlighted as the director of the Center for Minority-Serving Institutions.
Joni Finney of the Graduate School of Education is quoted.
Gayle Christensen and Brandon Alcorn of Global Initiatives are interviewed about Penn's survey on MOOCs.
Pam Grossman will be the new dean of the Graduate School of Education.
David Goldberg of the School of Medicine is quoted on liver transplant research.
Joao Gomes of the Wharton School contributes a blog post.
Ted Ruger of the School of Law is quoted about a case challenging the Affordable Care Act on religious-freedom grounds.
M. Grace Calhoun is the new athletic director.
Sophia Lee of the Law School publishes an article on what still needs to be done for antidiscrimination in the U.S.
Brandon Lodriguss and Dean Thomas S. Robertson of the Wharton School are quoted on new programming on satellite radio.
Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy is quoted about participating in TEDxPhiladelphia.
R. Polk Wagner of the School of Law shares his views on a technology patent case.
Suleena Kansal Kalra from the School of Medicine is quoted on the effect of stress on fertility.
Mauro Guillen of the Wharton School comments on Korean business debt.
Eduardo Fernandez-Duque of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted on his anthropological study of monogamous monkeys.