Penn in the News

Philadelphia Magazine — September 4, 2014

Joni Finney of the Graduate School of Education comments on the shrinking number of high school graduates and how that impacts area colleges and universities.

New York Times — September 4, 2014

Susan Domchek of the Perelman School of Medicine says that the study does not “resolve the question of what the risk is to someone with no family history and a mutation.”

Republic 3.0 — September 3, 2014

Dennis DeTurck and Bruce Lenthall of the School of Arts & Sciences write about a hands-on approach to teaching STEM through Structured Active In-class Learning, SAIL.

“Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — September 3, 2014

David Bell of the Wharton School discusses the popularity of online shopping and what it means for brick-and-mortar stores.

Huffington Post — September 3, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education pens a letter about white privilege.

Reuters — September 3, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is quoted from his book Reinventing American Health Care.

The Nation — September 3, 2014

Adam Goodman, a graduate student in the School of Arts & Sciences, sheds light on the migrant trail from Central America to the United States.

Associated Press — September 2, 2014

Jonathan Supovitz of the Graduate School of Education comments on the ambition and scope of the Common Core.

New York Times — September 2, 2014

Brian Daniels of the Penn Museum co-writes an op-ed on the state of archaeological sites under the control of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.

C-SPAN — September 2, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education participates in a discussion about the effectiveness of college ratings and about issues affecting minorities.

Huffington Post — September 2, 2014

Peter Gearhart of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “The small details can help make for a very memorable birth experience and give patients a very positive view of themselves as mothers.”

New York Times — September 1, 2014

Robert Town of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a review of competition in health-care markets.

“Background Briefing with Ian Masters” — September 1, 2014

Marwan Kraidy of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria and media.

County Lines Magazine — September 1, 2014

Corinne Sweeney of the School of Veterinary Medicine is interviewed.

Philadelphia Inquirer — September 1, 2014

The Perelman School of Medicine’s Mariell Jessup and Lee Goldberg comment on a study on an experimental drug for heart failure.

The Hindu — September 1, 2014

Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for a collaborative survey that traced the trajectory of Dalit entrepreneurs.

“Marketplace” — August 29, 2014

Iwan Barankay of the Wharton School speaks about businesses relying on bonuses.

Washington Post — August 29, 2014

John DiIulio of the School of Arts & Sciences pens an op-ed about expanding the federal public service by 1 million and pruning federal private contractors to make way for better, smaller government.

“Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — August 29, 2014

Adam Grant of the Wharton School talks about strategies to motivate employees.

New York Times — August 29, 2014

Cassie Mogilner of the Wharton School discusses studying what kind of experiences make people happy and why.

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