Tukufu Zuberi of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the Jena, La., civil-rights protest.
Penn in the News
Mark Salzer of the School of Medicine authors an op-ed dealing with the difficulties that surround admitting a mental illness.
The Penn Museum exhibit “River of Gold” is featured.
Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education and Vivian Seltzer of the School of Social Policy and Practice discuss adjustments to children going away to college.
Monica Ferguson of the School of Medicine says women from some ethnic groups are more at risk for heart disease.
President Amy Gutmann authors an essay on “The American Idea.”
Richard Zettler of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn Museum is featured.
Mary Anne Layden of the School of Medicine discusses the traumatizing effects of prostitution.
Pavel Savor of the Wharton School discusses investment banks’ role in private equity deals.
David Babbel of the Wharton School comments on annuities’ niche in the current economic climate.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses genetic testing.
Thomas Caleel of the Wharton School comments on deferred MBA admissions.
James English of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the Congressional Gold Medal.
Lili Duda of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses anaconda Sir Mix-A-Lot’s recovery from cancer.
Siobhan Banks of the School of Medicine discusses sleep deficit’s effect on overall health.
Penn researchers are cited for research on depression in the workplace.
Kent Smetters of the Wharton School discusses audits in federal agencies.
Thomas R. Ten Have of the School of Medicine discusses research correlating suicide risk with antidepressants.
Andrew Metrick and Ayako Yasuda of the Wharton School discuss buyout firms’ profits.