Katherina Rosqueta of the School for Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy offers advice about researching the effectiveness of charities.
PIK Professor Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences writes about boundaries of genetic engineering.
Ellen Berman of the Perelman School of Medicine is interviewed about how to handle finances and families.
Michael Rubenstein of the Perelman School of Medicine pens an article about the rare disorder, Sydenham’s chorea.
Strategies for effective giving from the Wharton School’s Adam Grant’s book Give and Take.
Research that finds the benefits of a “switchback” approach for technology entrepreneurs co-authored by David Hsu of the Wharton School is highlighted.
Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about how the national black student population is “not a monolithic group” regarding ways to address racism on college campuses.
Kat Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy is interviewed about charitable giving during the holiday season.
John DiIulio of the School of Arts & Sciences is mentioned for guiding former students as they developed a data company that focuses on taking social-network analysis offline.
Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education says, “Simply having more students of color on a college campus does not ensure that they are going to feel included and respected.”
Jianghong Liu of the School of Nursing is quoted for leading a study that reveals that lead exposure in early childhood is connected to an increased risk for sleep problems.
Douglas Smith of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his advice about removing players from the field after suffering head trauma.
Joseph Barber of Career Services writes about the drawbacks job applicants face when job hunting.
Mariell Jessup of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on heart disease patients that are living with a left ventricular assist device.
Research co-authored by Christophe Van den Bulte of the Wharton School on customer referrals is cited.
David Porter and Lynn Schuchter of the Perelman School of Medicine talk about new therapies used to treat different cancers.
Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School comments on how Black Friday sales have shifted over the years.
Undergraduate student Jenna Hebert of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured for being named as a Rhodes scholar.
Dean Geoffrey Garrett of the Wharton School says, “Better leaders are people who make better decisions, and that means better-informed decisions.”
The University tradition of throwing toast at sporting events and singing “Drink a Highball” is highlighted in coverage of Penn Football win and share of this year’s Ivy League title with Dartmouth and Harvard.