Penn in the News

Associated Press — August 16, 2005
Marshall Blume of Penn’s Wharton School discusses the reasoning behind some of the big investment firms’ move to the Philadelphia exchange.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 15, 2005
Lily Arya of the School of Medicine comments on a breakthrough implant device for those suffering from overactive bladder syndrome.
HealthDay — August 15, 2005
Sankey Williams of the School of Medicine discusses what constitutes a complete elder-care package.
New York Times — August 14, 2005
Paul Rozin of the School of Arts and Sciences reveals how psychology can affect consumers’ food selections.
Los Angeles Times — August 14, 2005
Brendan O’Leary of the School of Arts and Sciences outlines the issues amidst the ratification of Iraq’s new constitution.
New York Times — August 14, 2005
Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences is profiled for his new book, "Is Bill Cosby Right? Or Has the Black Middle Class Lost Its Mind?"
Los Angeles Times — August 13, 2005
Brian Strom of the School of Medicine highlights the need for stricter guidelines concerning Accutane prescription.
South Florida Sun-Sentinel — August 12, 2005
Eric Miller, a doctoral student in the School of Arts and Sciences, is cited for his involvement in the revival of storytelling.
Newsday — August 12, 2005
Andrew Metrick of Penn’s Wharton School comments on companies’ new strategy of automatic enrollment in 401k plans.
Associated Press — August 12, 2005
Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the genesis of the Stockholm Prize in Criminology.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 11, 2005
The University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology seeks ways to identify itself and promote its world-class work and collections.
New York Times — August 11, 2005
Penn’s Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for its Web site that tracks the veracity of political ads.
NPR — August 11, 2005
Brooks Jackson of Penn's Annenberg Public Policy Center is among guests on "Talk of the Nation."
Wired — August 11, 2005
Kevin Werbach of Penn's Wharton School comments on FCC involvement with new monitoring rules on the Internet.
Knight Ridder News Service — August 11, 2005
Ingrid Schaffner, curator of the Institute of Contemporary Art, delves into the psychology of collecting.
Newsweek — August 10, 2005
Albert Stunkard of the School of Medicine encourages victims of night eating disorders to recognize symptoms and seek treatment.
Associated Press — August 10, 2005
Don Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the political climate surrounding recent pay raises for Pennsylvania legislators.
New York Times — August 9, 2005
Penn research is cited for aiding failed suicide victims in prevention of further attempts.
Newsday — August 9, 2005
David Rudovsky of the Law School discusses a case of misuse of police by a county executive trying to debunk a news story.
San Antonio Express-News — August 9, 2005
Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses domestic violence in the military.