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.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — August 6, 2009
Roger Band of the School of Medicine accompanies former President Clinton to North Korea during negotiations about detained journalists.
Women’s Health — August 6, 2009
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says affordable health care is out of reach for many Americans.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 6, 2009
The Urban Nutrition Initiative of the Netter Center for Community Partnerships is credited for its local nutrition-education programs.
Indo-Asian News Service — August 6, 2009
Raina Merchant of the School of Medicine discusses research on cardiac cooling.
Bloomberg News — August 6, 2009
Hans-Peter Kohler of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn’s Population Studies Center says wealthy industrialized nations’ fertility rates are on the rise.
USA Today — August 6, 2009
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center examines the political rhetoric surrounding health-care reform.
Philadelphia Tribune — August 6, 2009
The Urban Nutrition Initiative of the Netter Center for Community Partnerships is featured for its local programs encouraging healthy eating habits.
Philadelphia Daily News — August 6, 2009
The School of Veterinary Medicine is cited for its pet volunteer programs.
Economist — August 6, 2009
Mikko Myrskyla of the School of Arts and Sciences is credited for research on the correlation between wealth and fertility rates.
Philadelphia Daily News — August 6, 2009
Dottie Brown, Rebecka Hess and Nicola Mason of the School of Veterinary Medicine lend their expertise to an educational piece on animal anatomy.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel — August 5, 2009
Michael Gibbons of the Wharton School is credited with authoring a merger-payout proposal.
Wilmington News-Journal — August 5, 2009
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says health-care workers who refuse the flu shot put others at risk.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 5, 2009
John Paul MacDuffie of the Wharton School discusses the Cash for Clunkers program.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 5, 2009
Stephanos Bibas of the Law School comments on former City Council aide Christopher Wright’s sentencing.
MSNBC — August 5, 2009
Robert DeRubeis of the School of Arts and Sciences analyzes research that says weather affects decision-making.
CNN — August 5, 2009
School of Medicine researches are cited for their expertise in pioneering cardiac-cooling techniques.