Penn is included in a list of colleges and universities highlighting high earnings and low net price for low-income students.
Marilyn Howarth of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on lead poisoning in the Pennsylvania and New Jersey region.
Marc Levine of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about how speed eaters manage to eat as much as they do and how quickly.
Lawrence Hrebiniak of the Wharton School shares his concerns about Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s leadership of the Internet company.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s strategy with young feminists.
Penn is mentioned as an anchor institution in University City for its contributions to job creation and real estate investment in Philadelphia.
Brian Rosenwald of the School of Arts & Sciences contributes his opinion on the media’s depiction of the GOP during this presidential election season.
Adam Grant of the Wharton School shares his ideas on how parents can nurture creativity in their children.
Julie Sochalski of the School of Nursing says, “The aging population and chronic disease are creating the perfect storm driving demand for nurses.”
A Penn student-led organization, Healthy Food Truck Initiative, is highlighted for partnering with The Food Trust to develop and run the Healthy Food Truck Certification Program.
A new docu-series called Penn Vet on the Animal Planet television network will focus on Ryan Hospital and New Bolton Center.
Adam Grant of the Wharton School talks about his new book, Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World.
Garrett FitzGerald of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about studying the role of the internal clock in human disease.
Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about studying the effects of stereotypes on black students, specifically black males.
Temple University's board of trustees will hold a special meeting Monday to consider plans to move forward on a campus football stadium. President Neil D. Theobald told student government leaders at a packed meeting Monday that he would recommend that the project proceed. His announcement came as protesters demonstrated against the proposed 35,000-seat stadium, slated for the northwest corner of campus. The objections and chants became so loud and raucous that the university shut down the meeting 15 minutes early.
The University is mentioned for collaborating with Leigh University and the Free Library of Philadelphia to lead a project called Bibliotheca Philadelphienis that will digitalize “the largest regional collection of medieval and early modern manuscripts in the country.”
David Hsu of the Wharton School is quoted about competition within the technology industry.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center talks about how presidential debates are used and misused.
Joseph Serletti and Mandy Sauler of Penn Medicine are featured in a video about nipple reconstruction and medical tattooing for post-mastectomy patients.
Dean Denis Kinane of the School of Dental Medicine comments on the benefits of brushing your teeth between dinner and bedtime.