The University of Pennsylvania is launching a new, interdisciplinary research effort to study and solve problems using the tools of the digital age: The Warren Center for Network & Data Sciences.
Annenberg School for Communication
Robert Hornik of the Annenberg School for Communication is quoted about researching smoking behaviors.
John Jackson of the Annenberg School for Communication and the School of Arts and Sciences will discuss race relations at the Penn Lightbulb Café.
FactCheck.org’s Lori Robertson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center discusses misconceptions about the Affordable Care Act.
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Penn Researchers Hornik and Lerman Receive $20 Million in Federal Funding to Establish Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science
A $20 million federal grant will create the University of Pennsylvania Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science (Penn TCORS). A first-of-its-kind regulatory science research enterprise, the new center is designed to conduct studies to inform the regulation of tobacco products to protect public health. The new grant is supported by the U.S.
John L. Jackson, Richard Perry University Professor of Communication, Africana Studies and Anthropology kicks off this semester's Lightbulb Cafés on September 24 with “Practicing Impolite Conversations: Talking About Race, Religion, Politics, and Everything Else.”