Penn in the News

New York Times — February 6, 2016

Penn is included in a list of colleges and universities highlighting high earnings and low net price for low-income students. — February 5, 2016

Marilyn Howarth of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on lead poisoning in the Pennsylvania and New Jersey region. — February 4, 2016

Marc Levine of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about how speed eaters manage to eat as much as they do and how quickly.

CBS News — February 4, 2016

Lawrence Hrebiniak of the Wharton School shares his concerns about Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s leadership of the Internet company.

Los Angeles Times — February 4, 2016

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s strategy with young feminists. — February 4, 2016

Penn is mentioned as an anchor institution in University City for its contributions to job creation and real estate investment in Philadelphia.

CNN — February 3, 2016

Brian Rosenwald of the School of Arts & Sciences contributes his opinion on the media’s depiction of the GOP during this presidential election season.

Quartz — February 3, 2016

Adam Grant of the Wharton School shares his ideas on how parents can nurture creativity in their children.

Atlantic — February 3, 2016

Julie Sochalski of the School of Nursing says, “The aging population and chronic disease are creating the perfect storm driving demand for nurses.” — February 3, 2016

A Penn student-led organization, Healthy Food Truck Initiative, is highlighted for partnering with The Food Trust to develop and run the Healthy Food Truck Certification Program. — February 3, 2016

A new docu-series called Penn Vet on the Animal Planet television network will focus on Ryan Hospital and New Bolton Center.

“Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — February 3, 2016

Adam Grant of the Wharton School talks about his new book, Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World. — February 3, 2016

Garrett FitzGerald of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about studying the role of the internal clock in human disease.

Inside Higher Ed — February 2, 2016

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about studying the effects of stereotypes on black students, specifically black males. — February 2, 2016

Temple University's board of trustees will hold a special meeting Monday to consider plans to move forward on a campus football stadium. President Neil D. Theobald told student government leaders at a packed meeting Monday that he would recommend that the project proceed. His announcement came as protesters demonstrated against the proposed 35,000-seat stadium, slated for the northwest corner of campus. The objections and chants became so loud and raucous that the university shut down the meeting 15 minutes early. — February 2, 2016

The University is mentioned for collaborating with Leigh University and the Free Library of Philadelphia to lead a project called Bibliotheca Philadelphienis that will digitalize “the largest regional collection of medieval and early modern manuscripts in the country.”

New York Times — February 2, 2016

David Hsu of the Wharton School is quoted about competition within the technology industry.

“On Point with Tom Ashbrook,” WBUR Radio (Boston) — February 1, 2016

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center talks about how presidential debates are used and misused.

Philadelphia Magazine — February 1, 2016

Joseph Serletti and Mandy Sauler of Penn Medicine are featured in a video about nipple reconstruction and medical tattooing for post-mastectomy patients. — February 1, 2016

Dean Denis Kinane of the School of Dental Medicine comments on the benefits of brushing your teeth between dinner and bedtime.