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Media Contact:Karen Kreeger | | 215-349-5658February 8, 2012

At Penn, Gene Therapy for Inherited Blindness Succeeds in Patients' Other Eyes

Gene therapy for congenital blindness has taken another step forward, as researchers further improved vision in three adult patients previously treated in one eye. After receiving the same treatment in their other eye, the patients became better able to see in dim light, and two were able to navigate obstacles in low-light situations. No adverse effects occurred.

Obama to Announce $100 Million Plan to Train New Educators

February 6, 2012

Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education suggests that teacher retention is a major problem.

Article Source: Washington Post

The Evolution of Sarah Palin

February 7, 2012

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on Sarah Palin.

Article Source: The Hill

A Guide to the Digital Advertising Industry That’s Watching Your Every Click

February 7, 2012

An except is featured The Daily You: How the Advertising Industry Is Defining Your Identity and Your Worth, the latest book by Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication.

Article Source: The Atlantic

Stopping Sleepiness

February 7, 2012

David Dinges of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on measuring sleepiness.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Taking on Robin Hood

February 7, 2012

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on the State of Virginia’s attempt to link financial access to higher education to statewide goals.

Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

Study Links Polls to Slump in Real Estate Business

February 6, 2012

Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for co-authoring a study on election funding and cement consumption in India.

Article Source: Times of India
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Media Contact:Jill DiSanto | | 215-898-4820February 6, 2012

Tackling 21st-Century Tech Risks

February 2, 2012

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences contributes his views on technology risks.

Article Source: Huffington Post

Facebook’s Ad Challenge

February 2, 2012

Eric Clemons of the Wharton School comments on advertisements on Facebook.

Article Source: Boston Globe