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.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School pens an op-ed about a recent study that finds patients receive better care when senior physicians are absent from the hospitals.
Jonah Berger of the Wharton School writes about the evolution of the word “cool.”
Camille Charles of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on a report released by the Pew Charitable Trusts that shows a divide in the perceptions about Philadelphia.
Neil Fishman of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a debate regarding the safety of white coats.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center says “Every program that conservatives haven't liked for the past 40 years has been identified as a socialistic program and no one has been standing up to defend socialism.”
Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School is cited for his idea of “Total Leadership.”
Adam Grant of the Wharton School is cited for his paper, “Leading with Meaning: Beneficiary Contact, Prosocial Impact and the Performance Effects of Transformational Leadership.”
David Fajgenbaum of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured as a patient and researcher of Castleman disease.
Madeleine Joullié of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for being a recipient of the John Scott Award.
Deborah Small of the Wharton School is quoted about the powerful impact of pictures and stories of Syrian refugees on Americans’ feelings.
Adrian Raine of the School of Arts & Sciences and the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for studying neurocriminology.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education writes about the college experience for African-American students at HBCUs.
Namni Goel of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the effects of sleep deprivation on the body aside from fatigue.
Steven Berkowitz of the Perelman School of Medicine offers his advice on how to discuss the violence in Paris with children.
Coren Apicella and Sudeep Bhatia of the School of Arts & Sciences are quoted about humans sticking with their default bias.
Nancy Hirschmann of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the importance of transparency in academic research.