There’s a Better Way to Handle Elections

January 14, 2012

Jack Nagel of the School of Arts and Sciences contributes an op-ed about political elections and the voting process.

Article Source: Harrisburg Patriot-News

Corbett Should Include Citizens in State Budget Planning

January 15, 2012

Harris Sokoloff of the Graduate School of Education writes an op-ed about Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett’s budget plan.

Article Source: Allentown Morning Call

The Importance of Minority-serving Institutions

January 16, 2012

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her perspective on the significance of minority-serving institutions.

Overweight Teen Girls May Have Higher Acne Risk

January 17, 2012

Joel Gelfand of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a study that uncovered an association between excess weight and acne among teenage girls.

Article Source: HealthDay

Republicans Paint Bleak Picture of USA

January 12, 2012

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on politicians using religious rhetoric.

Article Source: USA Today

Inside the Fed in 2006: A Coming Crisis, and Banter

January 12, 2012

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School comments on the Federal Reserve.

Article Source: New York Times

Video: Rebooting the Brain: New Progress in the Treatment of Insomnia

January 12, 2012

James Findley and Michael Perlis of the Perelman School of Medicine are featured in discussing Penn’s Behavioral Sleep Medicine Program.

Article Source: ABC News

Red Wine Research Said to Falsify Data

January 12, 2012

Joseph Baur of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on resveratrol research.

Article Source: CNN
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Media Contact:Jill DiSanto | jdisanto@upenn.edu | 215-898-4820January 12, 2012

Cindy Christian of Penn’s Field Center Named to Task Force on Child Protection

PHILADELPHIA — Cindy Christian, a faculty co-director at the University of Pennsylvania Field Center for Children’s Policy Practice & Research, has been named to a new 11-member Task Force on Child Protection.  The appointment was made by Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett.

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Media Contact:Jill DiSanto | jdisanto@upenn.edu | 215-898-4820January 12, 2012

Penn Honors Martin Luther King Jr. With Interfaith Program and Community Awards Commemoration

PHILADELPHIA — The University of Pennsylvania will honor Martin Luther King Jr. with an Interfaith Program and Awards Commemoration, Thursday, Jan. 19, at 6 p.m. in Bodek Lounge of Houston Hall, 3417 Spruce St.