Penn in the News

The Hill — February 12, 2016

Dan Romer of Annenberg School for Communication writes on the causes and costs of gun violence.

PRI/WGBH Innovation Hub — February 12, 2016

Vanessa Ogle of the School of Arts & Sciences talks about the concept of time. — 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 11, 2016

Christopher Marcinkoski of the School of Design and his new book, The City That Never Was, are featured.

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.

New York Times — February 8, 2016

Dean Eric Furda of Admissions comments on the new SAT and says the performance of first-time test takers will determine which version of the test is better.