Penn in the News

Associated Press — April 10, 2006

Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the life of his publisher.

NNPA — April 10, 2006

Bernard Anderson of Penn’s Wharton School discusses immigrants’ adding to job disparity for African-Americans.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 9, 2006

Elijah Anderson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses socio-economic obstacles faced by young African-American men.

Associated Press — April 9, 2006

David Dinges of the School of Medicine comments on complaints that devices designed to keep truckers awake are invasive.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 9, 2006

President Amy Gutmann is featured in a series that profiles prominent Philadelphians.

Weekendavisen (Denmark) — April 6, 2006

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Science is interviewed about current issues of conflict surrounding the Rust Belt states.

Hartford Courant — April 6, 2006

Greg Grant of the School of Medicine discusses the resurgence in popularity of “Wacky Packages.”

Washington Post — April 5, 2006

Thomas Wadden of the School of Medicine says obesity in women may have stagnated due to genetics.

Wall Street Journal — April 5, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses a Penn’s all-time-low admission rate.

Philadelphia Daily News — April 5, 2006

Stephen Gale of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on issues surrounding immigration.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 5, 2006

Joseph Tierney of the School of Arts and Sciences authors an editorial on the Catholic Church’s contributions to Philadelphia.

Associated Press — April 5, 2006

Camille Charles of the School of Arts and Sciences discuss the influence of racial prejudice on people’s choices of where to live

Associated Press — April 4, 2006

Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on governmental problems that follow disasters.

Associated Press — April 4, 2006

Amy Jordan of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication discusses research suggesting TV ads can contribute to weight gain.

New York Times — April 4, 2006

Martha Farrah of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the difficulty of mimicking impulsive behavior for brain study.

Reuters — April 4, 2006

University of Pennsylvania research is cited concerning underage prostitution rates in the United States.

KYW Radio (Philadelphia) — April 3, 2006

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on the ethics of a new medical reality show.

New York Times — April 1, 2006

Richard Leventhal of the Museum discusses cases of stolen artifacts being showcased in museums.

Associated Press — April 1, 2006

Mary Anne Layden of the School of Medicine discusses the effects of pornography.

Foreign Affairs — April 1, 2006

Daryl Press of the School of Arts and Sciences co-authors an article on nuclear politics.

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