Penn in the News

Wall Street Journal — March 16, 2014

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center shares her thoughts about President Obama’s choices to help promote health coverage under the Affordable Care Act.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — March 16, 2014

Neil Fishman of the Perelman School of Medicine explains Matrix Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization – Time of Flight.

“The Root” — March 14, 2014

Guthrie Ramsey of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses how today’s music is made, shared and studied.

Philadelphia Business Journal — March 14, 2014

Mathias Basner, David Dinges and Ruben Gur of the Perelman School of Medicine are highlighted for examining cognitive impact of space flight as a part of NASA’s twin astronaut study.

CBS News — March 14, 2014

A collaborative study, including researchers from the Wharton School, about investors who are biased toward pitches from attractive men is cited.

Huffington Post — March 14, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education co-authors a post with doctoral student Thai-Huy Ngugen about the state policies about equity in higher education.

New York Times — March 14, 2014

Philip Tetlock of the Wharton School and the School of Arts and Sciences and Lyle Ungar of the School of Engineering and Applied Science are quoted about pooled forecasts.

Philadelphia Daily News — March 13, 2014

Regina Turner of the School of Veterinary Medicine talks about the new “foal cam” set up to live stream the birth of a horse.

Chicago Sun-Times — March 13, 2014

Research about “grit” being the best predictor of success by Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited.

“Marketplace” — March 13, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on Morris Brown College.

Smithsonian.com — March 13, 2014

Sarah Tishkoff of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences and postdoc student Alessia Ranciaro are featured for their research that ties Africans’ lactose tolerance to the spread of cattle raising.

Philadelphia Tribune — March 13, 2014

Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy & Practice shares his comments on President Obama’s new government program My Brother’s Keeper.

WNCT-TV (Eastern North Carolina) — March 13, 2014

Penn students who volunteered for Habitat for Humanity in North Carolina are profiled.

Philly.com — March 12, 2014

Frank Leone of the Perelman School of Medicine co-authors an article about regulating e-cigarettes.

National Public Radio — March 12, 2014

Mark Alan Hughes of the School of Design is interviewed about the need to examine the risks of the energy boom.

Postmedia News — March 12, 2014

Americus Reed of the Wharton School discusses branding and marketing via social media.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — March 12, 2014

Research led by Caryn Lerman of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted.

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education — March 12, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about the need to support low-income and first-generation students.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 12, 2014

Pinar Yildirim of the Wharton School comments on the popularity of online quizzes.

Time — March 11, 2014

Adam Grant of the Wharton School is interviewed.

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