“Bill Moyer’s Journal” (PBS) — August 14, 2009
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication addresses health-care-reform town-hall meetings.
Inside Higher Ed — August 13, 2009
Jerry Jacobs of the School of Arts and Sciences says there is a lack of social science experts in the top levels of government.
Bloomberg News — August 13, 2009
President Amy Gutmann is quoted about Penn’s financial condition, and Kristin Gilbertson of Investments discusses Penn’s success with its endowment model.
Associated Press — August 13, 2009
A study by Kathryn Schmitz of the School of Medicine points to exercise as an aid in cancer and heart-attack recovery.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 13, 2009
David Grande of the School of Medicine and the Wharton School authors an op-ed on health-care reform.
Arts Journal — August 13, 2009
Penn’s 2009 freshman-orientation project, the study of Thomas Eakins’ 1875 painting “The Gross Clinic,” is praised.
“The Colbert Report” (Comedy Central) — August 13, 2009
Mark Devlin of the School of Arts and Sciences is interviewed on his role in “BLAST,” a documentary on the balloon-born telescope.
U.S. News & World Report — August 13, 2009
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences says many iconic American locations have been commercially and socially gentrified.
CNN — August 13, 2009
Emilio Parrado of the School of Arts and Sciences is credited for his study of Mexico’s drug trade.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 12, 2009
Matt Bengtson of the Penn Go Society is cited for his piano performance at the U.S. Go Congress.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 12, 2009
Penn’s partnership with Design Your Dorm is discussed.
Oprah.com — August 12, 2009
Paul Rozin of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the “disgust complex.”
“The Takeaway” (WNYC Radio, New York) — August 12, 2009
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication offers analysis on President Obama’s push for health-care reform.
Wall Street Journal — August 12, 2009
J. Scott Armstrong of the Wharton School discusses market forecasting.
MSNBC — August 12, 2009
Factcheck.org is cited for its examination of the misinformation surrounding health-care reform.
WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — August 12, 2009
Executive Vice President Craig Carnaroli discusses the University’s endowment performance.
“Washington Unplugged” (CBS News) — August 12, 2009
Brooks Jackson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center and Factcheck.org debunks health-care reform myths.
Fox News — August 12, 2009
Artur Cideciyan of the School of Medicine says gene therapy may be able to treat blindness.
Cincinnati Enquirer — August 12, 2009
James Lytle of the Graduate School of Education discusses school superintendents’ pay.
Associated Press — August 11, 2009
Penn's freshmen orientation program based on the study of Thomas Eakins' painting “The Gross Clinic” is discussed.