John Fantuzzo of the Graduate School of Education comments on a study about disadvantaged students affecting the achievement of classmates.
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Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education debunks myths about minority serving institutions.
Scott Rosner and Ken Shropshire of the Wharton School are highlighted for the Wharton Sports Business Initiative.
Namni Goel and Michael Grandner of the Perelman School of Medicine discuss sleep research.
Reports on congressional civility from the Annenberg Public Policy Center are cited.
Cassie Mogilner of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a research paper titled, “Happiness from Ordinary and Extraordinary Experiences.”
Dean Michael Fitts of the Law School is featured for his success at Penn.
Clarisa Gracia of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for studying menopause symptoms and side effects.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on a history of unequal funding among colleges and universities.
Shreya Kangovi of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about research that shows how community health worker support improves patient outcomes.
James Lytle of the Graduate School of Education share his comments on the Philadelphia public school district’s budget issues.
Scott Rosner of the Wharton School discusses how Michael Sam’s decision to reveal that he is gay may hurt his potential earning in the NFL.
Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on the importance of scholarships for students working while attending community colleges.
Baligh Yehia from the School of Medicine introduces the University's new LGBT health initiative that spans the medical, dental, and nursing schools as well as the health system.
Penn’s gender-neutral housing option is highlighted.
Nathan Keim and Paulo Arratia from the School of Engineering and Applied Science discuss their research developing new materials to use in stress tests.
Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy says, “Crowdfunding is particularly attractive to younger donors who are looking for a more direct connection to the causes and people they’re supporting.”
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is mentioned for his book Why Good People Can’t Get Jobs.
Chad Lassiter of the School of Social Policy & Practice says, “The gaps should never be frowned upon, for each learner differs in their approach to their own educational experience.”
Jeremy Greenwood of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for studying assortative mating.