Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice says research does not confirm that trans-racial adoption is harmful.
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Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses legal interpretations surrounding trans-racial adoption.
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses federal funding for disasters.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says recalling a dangerous product should always be the first step toward investigating it.
Elijah Anderson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses a Penn conference to discuss social issues surrounding young African-American males.
Richard Leventhal discusses the legalities behind accepting artifacts.
Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses the evaluation of student applications.
Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions says test scores and grades only scratch the surface of the admissions process.
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses FEMA’s future capabilities for disaster response.
Janice Madden of the School of Arts and Sciences says cities’ college graduates are only one factor in economic growth.
President Amy Gutmann and the University’s trustees are cited for Penn’s decision to improve its financial-aid package for low-income families.
Elijah Anderson of the School of Arts and Sciences says teen pregnancy has roots in deeper socio-economic issues.
Dwight Evans of the School of Medicine comments on research concerning a link between depression and disease.
Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the life of his publisher.
Bernard Anderson of Penn’s Wharton School discusses immigrants’ adding to job disparity for African-Americans.
Elijah Anderson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses socio-economic obstacles faced by young African-American men.
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.”