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How to Tell When ‘Yes, I’m Voting’ Means ‘I’m Going to Flake Out’ May 23, 2016 | Bloomberg

Katherine Milkman of the Wharton School comments on how to determine if someone will commit to voting or flake out.

Research Finds Black Males’ Interest in K-12 Teaching Rising May 17, 2016 | Education Week

Alice Ginsberg, Marybeth Gasman and Andrés Castro Samayoa of the Graduate School of Education pen a letter to the editor about the increase in black-male interest in teaching K-12.

At the End of a Watershed Year, Can Student Activists Sustain Momentum? May 24, 2016 | Chronicle of Higher Education

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education comments on college student activists.

Donald Trump Is a Fact Checker’s Nightmare May 24, 2016 | Toronto Star

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is interviewed on fact-checking.

Video: Penn Students Bio-engineer Field Trip Dream Into ‘Save-the-Planet’ Discovery May 23, 2016 |

Undergraduates Miranda Yang and Jeanny Yao are featured as the founders of BioCellection and winners of the 2016 Wharton Business Plan Competition.