Samuel Preston of the School of Arts and Sciences says that obesity has been figured in to long-term life projections.
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Fernando Pereira of the School of Engineering and Applied Science says a new program he developed will help users remember their attachments.
James Orsini of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses the cooling treatment being used on Barbaro.
Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine provides updates on Barbaro’s condition.
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences discussess Philadelphia's Greenbelt Knoll, one of the nation's first racially integrated housing developments.
Jack Nagel of the School of Arts and Sciences says the value of the Internet for garnering political support for candidates is largely unknown.
Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his research on positive psychology.
David Rudovsky of the Law School says the Constitution protects against specific instances of injustice.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says surplus flu drugs present moral issues.
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his introduction to the new book, "The New Suburban History."
Raquel Gur and Ruben Gur of the School of Medicine discuss gender characteristics when multi-tasking.
Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine says Barbaro is responding well to the latest treatments.
Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences authors an opinion piece addressing Bill Cosby’s stance on black poverty.
Harvey Rubin of ISTAR and the School of Medicine joins a discussion on Philadelphia’s disaster preparedness.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine authors a commentary on President Bush’s veto on stem cell funding.
Joel Gelfand of the School of Medicine discusses those most susceptible to sunburns.
Executive Vice President Craig Carnaroli says activists are much more likely to work with trustees than in the past.
Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine provides step-by-step information on Barbaro’s recovery.
Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the applications of positive psychology.
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences says a FEMA separation from the Department of Homeland Security could cause unnecessary confusion during disasters.