Daily Beast — January 3, 2016

Jami N. Fisher of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted on language trends in American Sign Language.

Philadelphia Inquirer — January 3, 2016

Emily Falk of the Annenberg School for Communication explains her research and says, “We found that increased brain activity in the medial prefrontal cortex [mPFC] predicts when health material is relevant to an individual.”

New York Magazine — January 3, 2016

Wired to Create, co-authored by Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts & Sciences, is featured.

Huffington Post — January 1, 2016

Mathias Basner of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on situations that are disruptive to sleep.

CBS News — January 1, 2016

The Law School’s David Rudovsky comments on the deposition of the Bill Cosby case.

New York Times — December 31, 2015

Shelley Berger of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses her research on the DNA of ants.

Engineering.com — December 31, 2015

A TED Talk about haptography by Katherine Kuchenbecker of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is highlighted.

Freakonomics.com — December 31, 2015

Katherine Milkman of the Wharton School talks about behavioral economics.

Philadelphia Inquirer — December 30, 2015

Penn is cited as an area university that has a mashgiac to oversee kosher dining.

BBC — December 30, 2015

Vanessa Ogle of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about calendar reform.

BBC News — December 23, 2015

Ebony Elizabeth Thomas of the School of Arts & Sciences shares her thoughts on an African-American actress being cast as Hermione Granger in the upcoming Harry Potter production.

Reuters — December 23, 2015

Mariell Jessup of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on physicians’ use of blood thinners.

PhillyVoice.com — December 23, 2015

David Yaden of the School of Arts & Sciences explains a theory of positive emotions called “broaden-and-build.”

Atlantic.com — December 22, 2015

A book, The Global Transformation of Time, 1870-1950, authored by Vanessa Ogle of the School of Arts & Sciences is reviewed.

Philly.com — December 22, 2015

Emilie Feldman of the Wharton School is quoted about mergers and divestitures.

Wall Street Journal — December 22, 2015

Deborah Small of the Wharton School talks about how consumers view brands as “friends and expect companies to share their values.”

Suburban Life Magazine — December 21, 2015

Elaine Holt of the School of Veterinary Medicine is profiled.

Time.com — December 21, 2015

Marybeth Gasman and Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education share their thoughts on how linking the “quality” of colleges to the earning of its alumni or the school’s student loan default rate is problematic.

Wall Street Journal — December 21, 2015

Witold Rybczynski of the School of Design talks about the purpose of bollards and protecting pedestrians from vehicles driving on the sidewalk.

Wall Street Journal — December 21, 2015

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School shares his commentary on the Social Security system.