Penn in the News



Why Eating Insects Won’t End World Hunger
Toronto Globe and Mail | February 4, 2018
Paul Rozin of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about companies using insects as an alternative source of protein.
Conglomerates Are Broken
Bloomberg BusinessWeek | February 1, 2018
Michael Useem of the Wharton School is quoted about the decline of conglomerates.
Trump Has Got Democrats Right Where He Wants Them
New York Times | February 1, 2018
Daniel Hopkins of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited about his thoughts on today’s political climate and creating an immigration deal that will satisfy both sides of the political spectrum long-term.
Why Taking Compliments Is So Hard, and How to Finally Accept Them
Observer.com | February 1, 2018
James Pawelski of the School of Arts and Sciences is mentioned for his work in the Positive Psychology Center and for his latest book released with his wife Suzann Pileggi Pawelski, a wellness consultant, Happy Together: Using the Science of Positive Psychology to Build Love That Lasts.
Culturally Relevant Pedagogy Can Meet the Needs of Nontraditional College Students
Diverse | February 1, 2018
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is cited for suggesting that community colleges can learn from historically black colleges and universities.
At Penn, Democrat Rep. Schiff Excoriates GOP, Trump Over Release of Intelligence Memo
WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) | February 1, 2018
U.S. Rep. Adam Schiff is featured for speaking at the Perry World House about efforts by House Republicans to release a memo critical of the FBI’s handling of the investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.
Global Think Tanks Ranked at Beijing Symposium
China.org.cn | February 1, 2018
He Yuping of the Penn Wharton China Center and Jim McGann of the School of Arts and Sciences comment on the global think tanks rankings.
The Clampdown Against Crypto Scams Is Underway
Wired | January 31, 2018
Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School is quoted on how cryptocurrency is currently unregulated.
The Evolution of Petface
Smithsonian.com | January 31, 2018
James Serpell of the School of Veterinary Medicine is cited for researching the systematic breeding of dogs and how it has impacted their health.
"IV lounges" a Trendy Health Fad, but Are They Safe?
CBS News | January 31, 2018
Stanley Goldfarb of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on IV lounges and says that the practice is “generally unregulated, raising concern among the medical community that fast-buck operators could hurt people through unsafe practices.”