Penn in the News

Valley News — February 12, 2016

Dot Porter of the Rare Book & Manuscript Library comments on Penn’s role as co-leader on a project that will digitalize the largest regional collection of medieval and early modern manuscripts in the country.



Philadelphia Inquirer — February 12, 2016

Richard J. Schwab of the Perelman School of Medicine and Penn Sleep Center comments on the link between poor sleep and cardiovascular health.

Entrepreneur — February 12, 2016

The work of Philip Tetlock of the Wharton School the School of Arts and Sciences is discussed in this article on traits of successful leaders.

Washington Post — February 12, 2016

Penn is one of 426 schools that will neither require nor recommend students take the SAT essay portion of the new test. — February 11, 2016

Penn’s community engagement, particularly in west Philadelphia, is mentioned.

U.S. News — February 11, 2016

Adam Grant of the Wharton School comments on identifying which type of failure you are afraid of when considering becoming an entrepreneur. — February 11, 2016

C. Brian Rose of the School of Arts & Sciences and the Museum discusses objects on display from early excavations of the Gordion site and says, “In those days, archaeologists dug enormous tracts of land in an effort to make sensational discoveries in as short a time as possible.”

The New Yorker — February 11, 2016

Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences and his work are referenced in this article on human resiliency.

Globe and Mail — February 11, 2016

Edward Monte of School of Social Policy & Practice is quoted on his research into infidelity and why divorce shouldn’t be the first step.

Huffington Post — February 10, 2016

Undergraduate students Megan Foo of the Wharton School and Nelson Dong of the School of Arts & Sciences co-author a blog post about their experiences covering the 2016 Wharton China Business Forum.

Time — February 9, 2016

Olivia Mitchell and Donald Keim of the Wharton School are featured for their collaborative research on simplifying the choices offered when selecting a retirement savings plan.

USA Today — February 9, 2016

Anthony DeCurtis of the School of Arts & Sciences talks about rap artist Kanye West and the discussions he provokes in DeCurtis’ pop culture and arts criticism course.

U.S. News — February 9, 2016

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about The Center for Minority Serving Institutions launching a new program called Pathways to the Professoriate. — February 9, 2016

Jack Ludmir of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for spending the last several weeks in Colombia helping control the Zika outbreak.

Wall Street Journal — February 9, 2016

Research on the fresh start effect co-authored by Katherine Milkman and Jason Riis and doctoral student Hengchen Dai of the Wharton School is cited. — February 8, 2016

David Rudovsky of the Law School is quoted about the overuse of Tasers. — February 8, 2016

Adam Grant of the Wharton School is mentioned for studying ambiverts.

Christian Science Monitor — February 8, 2016

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is quoted about young supporters of presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.

Atlantic — February 8, 2016

Daniel Langleben of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited for studying ways in which neural activity can signify lying.

New York Times — February 8, 2016

A new book co-authored by Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts & Sciences is reviewed.