Dena Gromet of the Wharton School co-authors an article about neurolaw.
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Sherrill Davison of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on the condition of snowy owls recovered from New England in comparison to those found in Philadelphia.
President Amy Gutmann, chair of President Obama’s bioethics commission, discusses the panel’s recommendations on the 21-day quarantines of those exposed to Ebola.
Doctoral student Tim Libert of the Annenberg School for Communication says, “Tracking is much more endemic than I even anticipated.”
Excerpts from the School of Arts & Sciences’ Thomas Sugrue’s essay titled “Diversity, Toleration and Space in Metropolitan America” are included.
Mark Liberman of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the rise of pronouns such as “I” and “we.”
Jonathan Supovitz of the Graduate School of Education is mentioned for analyzing tweets about the Common Core State Standards.
Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School discusses the Federal Communications Commission and new Internet rules.
Mark Mills of Purchasing Services, Vice President Marie Witt of Business Services and Caroline Watts of the Graduate School of Education are highlighted for arranging a donation of supplies from Office Depot to the Henry C. Lea Elementary School in West Philadelphia.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education says, “There are other teachers that are culturally insensitive and don’t see Latinos as learners.”
Doctoral student Timothy Libert of the Annenberg School for Communication is highlighted for analyzing online searches about health problems.
Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School is quoted about the Federal Communications Commission and net neutrality.
Emily Conant of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about testing for breast cancer and the legislation in some states that requires doctors to inform women when they have dense tissue.
Americus Reed of the Wharton School talks about how to market towards the millennial generation.
Frances Jensen of the Perelman School of Medicine writes about the importance of teenagers learning about how their brains function.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School co-authors an article sharing his thoughts on medical malpractice reforms.
Doctoral student Tim Libert of the Annenberg School for Communication is featured for studying what happens when users look up health-related information online.
Joan O’Brien of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses leading a study about the genetics of glaucoma in African Americans.
Executive Vice President Craig Carnaroli comments on Penn’s new expansion projects.
Uri Simonsohn of the Wharton School explains “p-hacking.”