Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses presidential candidate Barack Obama’s appeal to different demographics.
Penn in the News
Penn is cited as an example of positive campus renovation.
Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses the dynamic created by a Philadelphia rapper whose grandfather is the police commissioner.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says that the definition of life and creation will become more problematic as science evolves.
Penn student Phillip Benedetti is cited for his research in organic chemistry.
Penn’s program of undergraduate research is highlighted.
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences says contingency planning should be broad and not focused on any single scenario.
Howard Stevenson of the Graduate School of Education discusses male friendship.
Harris Sokoloff of the Graduate School of Education and Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School discuss the dynamics of diversity in different environments.
Marie Gottschalk of the School of Arts and Sciences authors an op-ed on how prison inmates affect the U.S. Census.
Frank Furstenberg of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses people in their 20s.
Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses college rankings.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine authors an op-ed on employee health-care discounts.
Richard Doty of the School of Medicine discusses how smell-magnitude tests can help detect Alzheimer’s in its early stages.
Gino Segre of the School of Arts and Sciences is profiled.
Linda Aiken of the School of Nursing says that supplemental nurses improve overall hospital safety.
Thomas Donaldson of the Wharton School says that television shows that include public arrests should be wary of profiting or facilitating bias.
John DiIulio of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses policymaking in the Bush administration.
Michael Lazar of the School of Medicine is cited for his diabetes research.
Jo Buyske of the School of Medicine is profiled.