Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says stem-cell research is the best option for embryos that will likely be discarded.
Penn in the News
Philadelphia Inquirer — March 10, 2009
USA Today — March 9, 2009
Jonathan Moreno of the School of Medicine discusses President Obama’s lifting of the stem-cell ban.
ABC News — March 9, 2009
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication says the recession affects our economic vocabulary.
Wall Street Journal — March 9, 2009
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School says layoffs are not always financially strategic for the employer.
Guardian (U.K.) — March 9, 2009
John Gearhart of the School of Veterinary Medicine and the School of Medicine comments on the reinstituting of stem-cell funding.
Chicago Tribune — March 9, 2009
Kent Smetters of the Wharton School says anxiety and fear over markets can take a toll on the economy.
New York Times — March 9, 2009
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center researches President Obama’s executive orders on migration.
Philadelphia Inquirer — March 9, 2009
Deborah Mandell of the School of Veterinary Medicine provides pet first-aid information.
New York Times — March 8, 2009
Tom Baker of the Law School co-authors an op-ed about health-care policy for young adults.
Chicago Tribune — March 8, 2009
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School discusses real-estate sales.
USA Today — March 8, 2009
Charles O'Brien of the School of Medicine says many underestimate the quantity of alcohol that constitutes binge drinking.
Philadelphia Inquirer — March 7, 2009
Penn’s involvement in the Delaware River waterfront redesign is cited.
Chronicle of Higher Education — March 6, 2009
Dean Dennis De Turck of the College of Arts and Sciences says one-minute lectures can be a useful for providing a topical overview.
Philadelphia Inquirer — March 6, 2009
Penn’s plans for a new park are praised.
Associated Press — March 6, 2009
Tobias Wolff of the Law School says that, though afforded equal spousal rights, domestic partners are less likely to have them granted in certain settings.
Education Week — March 6, 2009
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the perceived shortage of American math and science teachers.
KYW Radio (Philadelphia) — March 5, 2009
Vice President Anne Papageorge of Facilities and Real Estate Services says the University has a rare opportunity to provide a unique recreational area with Penn Park.
Philadelphia Inquirer — March 5, 2009
Ali B. Ali-Dinar of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses an arrest warrant for Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir.
Philadelphia Daily News — March 5, 2009
Ali B. Ali-Dinar of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on an arrest warrant for Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir.
“Talk of the Nation” (National Public Radio) — March 5, 2009
Anita Allen of the Law School comments on juvenile homicide cases.