Graduate student Samantha Waxman of the School of Social Policy & Practice writes about the impact of the Pennsylvania budget crisis on children. Debra Schilling Wolfe of the School of Social Policy & Practice is quoted.
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Kevin Platt of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about Russian poetry and politics.
Matthias Hollwich of the School of Design is featured about architecture that serves older adults for places like retirement communities.
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School comments on difficulties in matching workers with jobs.
David Casarett of the Perelman School of Medicine pens an opinion piece about the recent attention on opioid addiction.
Yash Mulgaonkar of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is mentioned as one of the inventors of the Picobug, a 30-gram robot.
Neil O. Fishman of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on infectious disease brought by insects.
Mathias Basner of the Perelman School of Medicine shares how he will study the effects of space on astronauts.
Matthew Levendusky of the School of Arts and Sciences, and Kathleen Jamieson and Joseph Cappella of Annenberg School for Communication are quoted on the public's trust in the media.
Kate Quinn of the Penn Museum is quoted about the preparation for “Legends of the Hidden Temple: Penn Museum Edition.”
Yash Mulgaonkar of the School of Engineering and Applied Science says, “Because of its small size, the Picobug can explore environments that other robots would not be able to access.”
Student Deren Temel of the Graduate School of Education writes about varying visions for developing higher education in Africa.
Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences blogs about people making judgments on Donald Trump’s mental state.
Neill Epperson of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses the difficulties facing new mothers suffering from postpartum depression.
Victor Pickard of the Annenberg School for Communication writes about the news media coverage of presidential candidate Donald Trump.
Incoming Dean Frederick Steiner of the School of Design is profiled.
Undergraduate Marco Herndon of the School of Arts & Sciences writes an essay about LGBTQ equality issues in Peru.
Eric Furda of Admissions is quoted on the early decision process.
Victor Pickard of the Annenberg School for Communication writes what about happens when commercialism overpowers democracy.
Christina Roberto of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the amount of sugar in soda.