Barbie Zelizer of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses the role of social media in the coverage of the Israel-Palestinian conflict.
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John Yasuda of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited in an editorial about China and food-safety regulations.
Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on efforts to tie funding to performance metrics.
Mark Pauly of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on insurance premiums during the first year of the Affordable Care Act marketplace.
Maria Geffen of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about her interest in how the brain assigns meaning to sound.
Hanming Fang of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for co-authoring a working paper about corruption in China’s housing sector.
Erwann Michel-Kerjan of the Wharton School poses the questions, “Why does it seem more and more disasters are happening? And, as a nation, who’s supposed to pay for them?”
Bridgette Brawner of the School of Nursing is featured for leading Project Gold, a program that teaches teenagers with mental illnesses how to avoid HIV.
Marybeth Gasman and doctoral student Felecia Commodore of the Graduate School of Education profile significant presidents of historic black colleges and universities such as Beverly Daniel Tatum of Spelman College.
Paul Bates of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on the results of an HIV research project.
Keisha Cutright of the Wharton School is cited for a collaborative study about using products that require hard work in hopes of gaining personal positive results.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education suggests that states should support historically black colleges and universities.
Howard Kunreuther and Erwann Michel-Kerjan of the Wharton School provide commentary on the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act.
The Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan is cited in an article written by an incoming graduate student of the Graduate School of Education.
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School discusses how rising rents might affect first-time homebuyers.
Seema Bhatnagar of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about habituation to a tough situation as a coping mechanism.
Charles Kane of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses a concept called braiding and Majorana particles.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is cited for thoughts on the UNCF receiving money from the Koch brothers.
Brian Daniels of the Penn Museum talks about the Heritage Task Force training Syrians to protect artifacts.
William Burke-White of the Law School and Perry World House discusses the geopolitical impact of the crash.