University City Review — November 11, 2015

Penn students are highlighted for launching the Francophone Community Partnership with Henry Lea Elementary School.

“Hidden Brain,” National Public Radio — November 10, 2015

Research by Katherine Milkman and alumnus Jihae Shin of the Wharton School about how backup plans may cause a person to be less motivated is cited.

Chicago Tribune — November 10, 2015

Sigrid Veasey of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about evidence that supports the theory that Alzheimer’s disease can be worsened by sleep deprivation.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — November 10, 2015

Students are highlighted for participating in the Mr. and Ms. Penn bodybuilding competition.

Philadelphia Inquirer — November 9, 2015

David Asch and Kevin Volpp of the Perelman School of Medicine are highlighted for studying how monetary incentives can help patients take medicine to help reduce health issues.

Diverse — November 9, 2015

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education says that southern state governments have a long history of not supporting historically black colleges and universities.

CBS News — November 9, 2015

Rex Ahima of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on a study that revealed the impact of brisk walking on body mass indexes and waist circumference when compared to people who played sports or exercised in the gym.

Earth Magazine — November 9, 2015

Doctoral candidate Emma Harrison and undergraduate student Aria Kovalovich of the School of Arts & Sciences are featured for researching endogeic worms.

Today.com — November 9, 2015

Mitchell Lazar of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on visceral fat.

New York Magazine — November 9, 2015

Adam Grant of the Wharton School is cited for his research on ambiversion.

Wall Street Journal — November 9, 2015

Roy Hamilton of the Perelman School of Medicine is mentioned for studying electrical brain stimulation.

Philadelphia Inquirer — November 8, 2015

Rom Schrift of the Wharton School says, “Maybe there’s a sweet spot where we can actually use constraints in a way that will actually help us.”

Huffington Post — November 8, 2015

Martin Seligman of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for researching how pessimism is not good for health.

Chronicle of Higher Education — November 8, 2015

Postdoc Jessica Martucci of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited for her research about breastfeeding and natural motherhood in America.

Kansas City Star — November 7, 2015

Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy comments on how Tulsa’s private-public partnerships serve as a example for other cities.

Forbes.com — November 6, 2015

Peter Decherney of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the film industry in Myanmar.

New York Times — November 6, 2015

Ebony Elizabeth Thomas of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about how schoolchildren respond to books about slavery.

Chronicle of Higher Education — November 5, 2015

Anita Allen of the Law School and the Office of the Provost is quoted about the Penn’s commitment to faculty diversity.

Wall Street Journal — November 5, 2015

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School pens an op-ed about her concerns with states guaranteeing pension returns.

Philadelphia Daily News — November 5, 2015

Dean Ted Ruger and John Hollway of the Law School comment on the School receiving a federal grant to create a multijurisdictional team to review criminal errors.