Vice President Robin Beck of Information Services and Computing discusses some fears associated with open-source materials.
Penn in the News
Steve Freeman of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his book, “Was the 2004 Election Stolen?: Exit Polls, Fraud and the Official Count.”
Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine says he will soon decide whether Barbaro can go home.
Factcheck.org of Penn’s Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for monitoring political ads.
Nathaniel Persily of the Law School discusses the history of re-drawing voting districts.
Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy and Practice says tracking systems are needed before the homeless problem can be properly addressed.
Steven Freeman of the School of Arts and Sciences co-authors an op-ed on restoring voter confidence in the security of vote tallying.
Andrew Newberg of the School of Medicine measures brain activity among those who claim to be speaking in tongues.
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses campaign visibility.
Mark Liberman of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his Language Log website.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication discusses negative campaigns.
Robert Meyer of Penn’s Wharton School says bargains prompt other spending.
Virgil Percec of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his work with polymers.
Dick Polman of the School of Arts and Sciences says the Democratic Iraq strategy is unclear.
Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses competition in college admissions.
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences says negative campaign ads can be the most effective means of reaching the voting base.
Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions and Thomas Caleel of Penn’s Wharton School discuss the role of transfers in admissions.
Nathaniel Persily of the Law School says support for same-sex marriage is growing exponentially.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses the hyper-commercialization of plastic surgery.
Nathaniel Persily of the Law School discusses a New Jersey Supreme Court ruling on same-sex unions.