Elijah Anderson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses socio-economic obstacles faced by young African-American men.
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David Dinges of the School of Medicine comments on complaints that devices designed to keep truckers awake are invasive.
President Amy Gutmann is featured in a series that profiles prominent Philadelphians.
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Science is interviewed about current issues of conflict surrounding the Rust Belt states.
Greg Grant of the School of Medicine discusses the resurgence in popularity of “Wacky Packages.”
Thomas Wadden of the School of Medicine says obesity in women may have stagnated due to genetics.
Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses a Penn’s all-time-low admission rate.
Stephen Gale of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on issues surrounding immigration.
Joseph Tierney of the School of Arts and Sciences authors an editorial on the Catholic Church’s contributions to Philadelphia.
Camille Charles of the School of Arts and Sciences discuss the influence of racial prejudice on people’s choices of where to live
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on governmental problems that follow disasters.
Amy Jordan of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication discusses research suggesting TV ads can contribute to weight gain.
Martha Farrah of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the difficulty of mimicking impulsive behavior for brain study.
University of Pennsylvania research is cited concerning underage prostitution rates in the United States.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on the ethics of a new medical reality show.
Richard Leventhal of the Museum discusses cases of stolen artifacts being showcased in museums.
Mary Anne Layden of the School of Medicine discusses the effects of pornography.
Daryl Press of the School of Arts and Sciences co-authors an article on nuclear politics.
President Amy Gutmann authors a piece on the city of Philadelphia.
Roger Allen of the School of Arts and Sciences is honored by The Supreme Council for Culture for his work in Arabic translation.