Politics

Audio: Do We Care About the President's Iraq Speech?

September 1, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center discusses President Obama’s speech on the official end of U.S. combat operations in Iraq.

NYC Mosque Debate Will Shape American Islam

August 29, 2010

Adnan Zulfiqar, a graduate student in  the School of Arts and Sciences, discusses the climate surrounding Islam in the U.S.

Article Source: Associated Press

Yale Labs Seeded by Stimulus Act Threatened by Program’s Demise

August 31, 2010

Steven Fluharty, senior vice provost for research, discusses the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Article Source: Bloomberg News

A Hollow Debate Over "Hallowed Ground"

August 30, 2010

 In an op-ed, Seth Kreimer of the Law School discusses the “Ground Zero” mosque.

Article Source: CBSNews.com
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Media Contact:Jill DiSanto-Haines | jdisanto@upenn.edu | 215-898-4820September 1, 2010

Penn GSE Professor to Speak at White House-Sponsored Conference During National HBCU Week

PHILADELPHIA — Marybeth Gasman, an associate professor in the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education, will speak at the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities conference in Washington, D.C., during National HBCU Week, which runs Sept. 12-15.

The Law, Not Ideology, Motivates Guantanamo Attorneys

August 31, 2010

Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School discusses Boumediene v. Bush, a Supreme Court case addressing prisoner jurisdiction.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Ground Zero's Boundaries Evolve in Mosque Debate

August 26, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center says the mosque controversy has re-imagined “Ground Zero” boundaries.

Article Source: Associated Press

Administration to Appeal Ruling in Stem-Cell Case

August 24, 2010

Jonathan Moreno of the School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences says new stem-cell research laws will negatively impact ongoing studies.

Article Source: National Public Radio

Halt to U.S. Stem Cell Funding Likely to Derail Research, Scientists Say

August 24, 2010

Jonathan Moreno of the School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences comments on new U.S. stem-cell research legislation.

Article Source: Bloomberg News

Workplace Safety Violations Can't Just Be Speeding Tickets

August 24, 2010

Adam Finkel and Cary Coglianese of the Law School comment on environmental energy safety regulations.

Article Source: Fortune