Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine authors an op-ed on autism and mercury-based vaccinations.
Penn in the News
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses recent political rhetoric concerning Iraq.
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured in a historical documentary.
Michael Useem of the Wharton School discusses financial strategies of General Electric.
Thomas Wadden of the School of Medicine says obesity surgery should never be the first step of a weight-loss plan.
Michael Useem of the Wharton School comments on the status of high-ranking CEOs.
President Amy Gutmann says Penn will participate in the American College and University Presidents Climate Commitment.
David Casarett of the School of Medicine says that it is not unusual for some older patients to opt for a natural death rather than painful treatments.
Harris Sokoloff of the Graduate School of Education is profiled for his involvement in a program encouraging civic discourse.
Sheldon Hackney and Walter Licht of the School of Arts and Sciences comment on a candidate for the Harvard presidency.
Charles Bernstein and Al Filreis of the School of Arts and Sciences are cited for their involvement in an online poetry project.
Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the hidden meanings behind some racial references.
David Silverman of Penn Museum and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the debut of the new Tutankhamun exhibit.
Robin Pemantle of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on a controversial test question.
Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School discusses the Cartoon Network’s marketing scheme gone wrong.
David Silverman of Penn Museum and the School of Arts and Sciences is profiled for his involvement with multiple Tut exhibits.
Douglas Smith of the School of Medicine says new lab-grown nerve systems could help bring back feeling and control to artificial limbs.
Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses his research on Connecticut’s homeless.
Kenneth Thomas of the Wharton School comments on the implications of Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's recent trip to China.
Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses the complications that led to Barbaro being euthanized.