President Amy Gutmann authors a piece on the city of Philadelphia.
Penn in the News
Roger Allen of the School of Arts and Sciences is honored by The Supreme Council for Culture for his work in Arabic translation.
Richard Leventhal of the Museum discusses cases of stolen artifacts being showcased in museums.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses intra-office Final Four pools.
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses race relations in Detroit.
Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice says
kinship caregivers should be held to the same standards as foster parents.
Kathryn Schmitz of the School of Medicine discusses her research on the advantages of weightlifting for breast-cancer patients.
Jeffrey Roth of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses a recent spike in juvenile crime.
Robin Leidner of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for her book, "Fast Food, Fast Talk: Service Work and the Routinization of Everyday Life."
Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured for his new book, "Come Hell or High Water."
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences suggests that early sociological study of suburbs may have been biased.
Penn announces a new financial-aid program to benefit lower-income families.
Nathaniel Persily of the Law School discusses the intricacies of political donations.
Shelley Rankin of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses the transmission of germs and viruses to pets.
The School of Engineering and Applied Science’s robotic soccer team is featured in a piece on robotic sports.
Dennis DeTurck of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses applying mathematical strategies to NCAA brackets.
Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences is profiled for his application of his “positive psychology “ techniques to businesses.
Robert M. Nelson of the School of Medicine is cited for his co-authorship of an open-letter challenging ethics of popular blood study.
Stephen Burbank of the Law School is cited for his work as an arbitrator for an NFL player.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Public Policy discusses Presidential speech rhetoric.