Eric Orts of the Wharton School pens an op-ed about fighting climate change.
Samuel Freeman of the School of Arts & Sciences reviews Roger Scruton’s book Fools, Frauds and Firebrands: Thinkers of the New Left.
Marc Meredith and Matthew Levendusky of the School of Arts & Sciences comment on the upcoming republican primary in Pennsylvania.
Edna Foa of the Perelman School of Medicine questions the impact of service dogs paired with veterans with PTSD.
Simon Martin of the Penn Museum is featured for collaborating with Iron Maiden on their latest album, The Book of Souls.
David Yaden of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on being the lead author of a study, “The Overview Effect: Awe and Self-transcendent Experience in Space Flight.”
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education answers listeners’ questions about the impact of living in “better” school district areas on a student’s college admissions chances.
Salamishah Tillet of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about the resurgence of singer Nina Simone in the media.
Penn’s newly completed Stephen A. Levin building which will house the psychology, biology and behavioral sciences departments is profiled.
Joyce White of the Penn Museum is interviewed about the Ban Chiang Project.
Christina Simeone of the School of Design’s Kleinman Center for Energy Policy comments on how Philadelphia’s ozone levels do not meet federal standards.
Collaborative research about diversity and bachelor’s degree awardees from the Graduate School of Education’s Alliance for Higher Education and Democracy is cited.
Samuel Preston of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about life expectancy trends.
President Amy Gutmann is quoted about the inaugural President’s Innovation Prize winners.
Michel Guillot of the School of Arts & Sciences says that the reports of the life expectancy of white women decreasing in America is more troublesome when put into a global context.
John Wherry of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on research that investigates whether sterile laboratory mice are good models for the human immune system.
The new Pennovation Center is highlighted for encouraging health care innovators to utilize the shared-space wet lab.
Cary Coglianese of the Law School comments on the impact of a Supreme Court case, regarding immigration, on how federal agencies operate.
Matthew Blaze of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about the FBI turning to a third party to crack encryption.
Dean Eric Furda of Admissions weighs in on how high school graduates can manage the college decision process.