Penn in the News

Washington Post — January 26, 2016

Joan Goodman of the Graduate School of Education defines “no excuses” charter schools.

Wall Street Journal — January 26, 2016

Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts & Sciences is mentioned for her research and definition of “grit.”

Forbes — January 26, 2016

Peter Fader of the Wharton School talks about his research on customer centricity.

CBS News — January 25, 2016

Joel Fein of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on violence against children as a public health issue.

Forbes.com — January 25, 2016

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School contributes her opinion on the most retirement-friendly places to live.

Huffington Post — January 24, 2016

Jeffrey Silber of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted as the lead author of a study that found that better nursing work environments affects surgery survival rates.

Diverse — January 24, 2016

Briana O’Neal of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts about the SAT, ACT and test-optional policies in colleges and universities.

PhillyVoice.com — January 24, 2016

Gustavo Aguirre of the School of Veterinary Medicine is highlighted for receiving the 2016 Louis Braille Award for his research and treatment of inherited blinding diseases.

Financial Times — January 24, 2016

Dean Geoffrey Garrett of the Wharton School is quoted about the relationship between finance and entrepreneurship.

Fortune.com — January 24, 2016

Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School is cited for his book Total Leadership.

Philly.com — January 22, 2016

Chi V. Dang of Penn’s Abramson Cancer Center is quoted about what it is like to treat cancer.

New York Times — January 22, 2016

David Zaring of the Wharton School writes about the importance of Wall Street regulators doing more cost-benefit analysis.

“All Things Considered,” National Public Radio — January 22, 2016

Ebony Elizabeth Thomas of the Graduate School of Education comments on how adolescent students do not wait for adults to discuss sensitive topics with them but instead speak about issues with their friends.

CNN — January 21, 2016

Mitesh Patel of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on why offering monetary incentives to workers to lose weight was unsuccessful.

Washington Post — January 21, 2016

Hermann Pferfferkorn of the School of Arts & Sciences says, “But, most of the time, there isn’t very much — the coal is usually only found in certain areas, and the amounts that do exist do not compare to the huge quantities formed in the Carboniferous and Cenozoic.”

Bloomberg Businessweek — January 21, 2016

David Skeel of the Law School talks about bankruptcy.

USA Today — January 21, 2016

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School shares his thoughts about pharmaceutical companies providing funding for patient groups while stifling the groups’ voice in the debate over increasing drug prices.

San Francisco Chronicle — January 21, 2016

Ruben Lobel of the Wharton School is quoted about crude oil, conversations about the U.S. carbon footprint and motives behind purchasing an electric car.

Fox Business — January 21, 2016

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on the impact of presidential candidate endorsements on voters.

Washington Post — January 20, 2016

Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School comments on the difficulty in changing how consumers perceive Q-tips due to their history brand.

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