Nursing Spectrum — August 10, 2009
Eileen Sullivan-Marx of the School of Nursing discusses the school’s Living Independently For Elders program.
PsychCentral — August 10, 2009
Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences says a person’s increased means don’t always translate into increased happiness.
New York Times — August 10, 2009
Mark Haskins of the School of Veterinary Medicine is cited for his research on Krabbe disease in animals.
TheDailyTell — August 10, 2009
Steven Fluharty, vice provost for research, discusses Penn’s utilization of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds.
August 10, 2009 | “The Leonard Lopate Show” (WNYC Radio, New York) — August 10, 2009
Roger Allen of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Yuduf Idris’s book “The Cheapest Nights.”
New York Times — August 10, 2009
Incoming freshman Amar Ramroop is interviewed on green-energy initiatives.
Washington Times — August 9, 2009
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the recession’s impact on teacher turnover.
Reuters — August 9, 2009
Andrew Newberg of the School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences, Geoff Aguirre of the School of Medicine and Stephen Morse of the Law School and the School of Medicine discuss Penn’s Neuroscience Boot Camp.
New York Times — August 9, 2009
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center debunks political rhetoric campaigns surrounding health-care reform.
The Lancet — August 8, 2009
Charles Bosk of the School of Arts and Sciences says hospital checklist systems are in need of an overhaul.
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel — August 8, 2009
Peter Snyder of the School of Medicine comments on testosterone’s medical applications.
New York Times — August 8, 2009
Richard Leventhal of Penn Museum and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Mayan pyramids.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 8, 2009
Andrew Thomas McLellan of the School of Medicine is appointed deputy director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 8, 2009
Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy and Practice is credited with helping to open Philadelphia’s National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans.
The Guardian (U.K.) — August 8, 2009
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center examines the politics of health-care reform.
Associated Press — August 7, 2009
Richard Beeman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the history of the Senate.
Inside Higher Ed — August 7, 2009
Jerry Jacobs of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on job searches by academics in sociology.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 7, 2009
John Kromer of the School of Arts and Sciences and the Fels Institute of Government authors an op-ed on the Camden, N.J., political scene.
National Public Radio — August 7, 2009
John Weisel of the School of Arts and Sciences and other Penn researchers report on the role of a molecule called fibrin in sealing off a wound or blocking a blood vessel.
KYW Radio (Philadelphia) — August 7, 2009
Penn’s Girls in Engineering Math and Sciences, GEMS, is featured.