Lana Kandalaft of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on strides in ovarian cancer research. Carl June of Medicine is also mentioned.
Penn in the News
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School says, “There’s this big division in the workforce between the high road and the low road.”
Al Filreis of the School of Arts and Sciences joins a discussion about a MOOC offering on modern poetry.
Daniel Rader of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a new study about heart disease.
Mark Duggan of the Wharton School is cited for researching American workers and disability.
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is mentioned about his thoughts about online job application software.
Jason Schnittker of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about studying the link between prison time and mental illness.
David Asch of the Wharton School and the Perelman School of Medicine and Harald Schmidt of Medicine join the debate about “no smoker” hiring policies.
Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School shares his thoughts about stocks’ value.
Sharon Thompson-Schill of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for research on cognitive control.
A Penn study about the connection between weight loss competitions and money is cited.
William Labov of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the evolution of the Philadelphia accent.
Dean Andy Porter of the Graduate School of Education blogs about the Atlanta Public Schools cheating scandal.
Frances Jensen of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on President Obama’s announcement of the BRAIN Initiative.
Penn’s Department of Public Safety is cited for its No. 1 ranking in Security Magazine’s higher-education category.
S. Michael Phillips of the Perelman School of Medicine and Paul Meyer of the Morris Arboretum discuss the pollen count.
Joe Kable of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured.
George Cotsarelis of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “There are some biological lessons we might learn from studying male pattern baldness.”
Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine has been selected to receive the Philadelphia Award.
Penn undergraduate students are highlighted for their involvement with start-ups and venture capitalism via The Dorm Room Fund.