Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School says the argument is being made that “a distinction drawn between gay and lesbian couples and heterosexual couples … has no legitimate purpose.”
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Etienne Benson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the urbanization and invasion of the gray squirrel.
Deborah C. Mandell of School of Veterinary Medicine is quoted on a collaboration with the Red Cross to develop a pet care app.
FactCheck.org’s Lori Robertson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center contributes her thoughts about the Affordable Care Act.
Jun Zhu of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “We always suspected that the classical strain caused all those pandemics.”
Bridgette Brawner of the School of Nursing is featured for studying HIV.
Joseph Wegner of Penn Museum comments on the discovery of a tomb of a pharaoh in Egypt.
Jean Bennett of the Perelman School of Medicine shares her thoughts on a new study using gene therapy to treat a rare form of blindness.
Sheila Garland of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for studying how two behavioral interventions help cancer patients struggling with sleep issues.
Daniel Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is quoted about ineffective drug testing in schools.
Penn’s first K9 officer in the Department of Public Safety is highlighted.
The Quad is featured among the most beautiful American college quads.
Kartik Hosanagar of the Wharton School is highlighted for discussing Indian tech entrepreneurship and venture capital.
Michael Grandner of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the dangers of short-changing sleep.
John Lewis is mentioned for performing a reconstructive facial surgery on a dog when Lewis was at the School of Veterinary Medicine.
Adam Grant of the Wharton School discusses how theories from his book Give and Take: A Revolutionary Approach to Success apply to family life.
Daniel Langleben of the Perelman School of Medicine and Dan Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center contribute their thoughts on the effect of graphic anti-smoking labels.
Sigrid Veasey of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how “restless nights disturb the brain’s normal metabolism.”
Michael Useem of the Wharton School comments on New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s impact on his inner circle that played a role in causing a traffic jam on the George Washington Bridge.
Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy & Practice writes about leaving an academic administrative position.