Daniel Rader of the Perelman School of Medicine explains how a new cholesterol drug works on patients.
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Daniel Hopkins of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about why presidential candidate Bernie Sanders appeals to Independent voters.
Research from the Graduate School of Education on the disproportionate rates of suspension and expulsion for black students in southern states is cited.
Bruce Brod of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his suggestions for people to experiment with new skin products in one area to see how the skin will react.
Robert Osterhout of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted as co-curator of the “Magic in the Ancient World” exhibit.
A sample undergraduate wait list letter from Penn Admissions is included.
Eileen Shore and Frederick Kaplan of the Perelman School of Medicine and Masahiro Iwamoto of the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are featured for their collaborative research that found a drug candidate that may treat a rare disabling bone disease.
Maurice Schweitzer of the Wharton School is quoted on lying amongst politicians.
A profile of Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School on his research into the mortgage industry.
Gustavo Aguirre of the School of Veterinary Medicine is quoted on his findings in blindness in dogs.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on the student populations of historically black colleges and universities.
Stephen Morse of the Law School comments on considering individual behavior in criminal court cases.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center joins a discussion about the presidential primary in New York.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is interviewed on how minorities can find the right fit for college.
The work of Allan Pack of the Perelman School of Medicine on the impact of sleep deprivation is highlighted.
Matthew Blaze of the School of Engineering and Applied Science testifies as a computer security expert about a case between Apple and the FBI.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy is quoted about how tabloids can influence voters.
Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for researching how “grit” impacts success.
Dominic Sisti of the Perelman School of Medicine co-authors commentary on the losing strategy of Sam Hinkie, former general manager and president of basketball operations of the Philadelphia 76ers.
Adam Finkel of the Law School comments on a soda tax proposal.