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Media Contact:Evan Lerner | elerner@upenn.edu | 215-573-6604October 14, 2013

New Network and Data Sciences Center to Open at Penn

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.  

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Media Contact:Evan Lerner | elerner@upenn.edu | 215-573-6604October 14, 2013

Penn Engineering Intro Class Gets a Power Boost

As computers become more enmeshed in everyday life, both their software and hardware are becoming accessible to the average person. Whereas do-it-yourself enthusiasts of earlier generations tackled birdhouses and AM radios, this generation is making its own robots, 3-D printers and cell phone accessories.

Most Colleges Aren’t All That Expensive

October 10, 2013

Karl Ulrich of the Wharton School discusses the rising cost of college in the U.S.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Video: How You Can Launch Your Own Personal Success

October 9, 2013

Richard Shell of the Wharton School talks about his new book, Springboard: Launching Your Personal Search for Success.

Article Source: Huffington Post

Audio: Can Chatter on Twitter Boost TV Ratings?

October 7, 2013

Shawndra Hill of the Wharton School comments on Twitter benefitting financially from Twitter chatter.

Article Source: “Marketplace”

Financial Literacy, Beyond the Classroom

October 5, 2013

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School is cited for helping conduct a survey about financial literacy.

Article Source: New York Times

Q&A: Wharton Professor Peter Cappelli Talks Jobs

September 24, 2013

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is interviewed about his views on human capital.

Article Source: FlyingKiteMedia.com

Houston, We Have a Market: Privatizing Space Launches Pays Off Big

October 2, 2013

Laura Huang of the Wharton School co-authors an article on privatizing space launches.

Article Source: Forbes.com

What You Need to Know Before You Talk About Pay

September 27, 2013

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School offers suggestions to companies on employee compensation.

Article Source: Washington Post

Martha Stewart and How Not to Complain on Twitter

October 2, 2013

Z. John Zhang of the Wharton School comments on using social media.