Amy Wax of the Law School comments on research surrounding the “stereotype threat” theory.
Penn in the News
Students Sara Himeles, Peter Richman, Dean Panayides, Samuel Farber and Amanda Maizel of the School of Arts and Sciences author essays.
Mary Frances Berry of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the impact of the recent Jena, La., protests.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says Web sites that allow patients to rate doctors are accurate for bedside manner only.
Interim Dean Eric Kaplan of Admissions comments on Penn and founder Ben Franklin.
Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School author an op-ed on divorce statistics.
Dean Andrew Porter of the Graduate School of Education discusses the No Child Left Behind law.
Christopher Yoo of the Law School comments on government regulation of text messaging.
Paul Hendrickson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses David Halberstam’s legacy.
Penn is featured for its successful neighborhood-revitalization efforts.
Lance Becker of the School of Medicine is cited for his use of breakthrough post-cardiac-arrest treatments.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is cited for her book, “Envisioning Black Colleges.”
Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School discuss happiness among genders.
Ali Ali-Dinar of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured.
Ian MacMillan of the Wharton School is featured.
John B. Jemmott III of the Annenberg School for Communication and Loretta Sweet Jemmott of the School of Nursing are featured.
Mary Ann Forciea of the School of Medicine says annual checkup X-rays are an unnecessary risk.
Walter McDougall of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the socio-political ramifications of the Sputnik launch.
Eric Trager, a Ph.D. student in the School of Arts and Sciences, authors an op-ed on Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s speech at Columbia University.
Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the politics that surrounds fighting terrorism.