Penn in the News

Wall Street Journal — March 4, 2015

Nadia Heninger of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about the “FREAK flaw.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 4, 2015

Peter Snyder of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s suggestions for makers of prescription testosterone products.

“The Diane Rehm Show,” NPR — March 4, 2015

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center discusses why many Americans doubt science.

“MarketWatch” — March 4, 2015

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School comments on the unpredictable nature of the stock market.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — March 4, 2015

James Wilson of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on gene therapy treatment prices and policies.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 4, 2015

President Amy Gutmann is quoted about the Rendell Center for Civics & Civic Engagement’s relocation to the Annenberg Public Policy Center.

Huffington Post — March 3, 2015

A study from the Perelman School of Medicine about poor sleeping patterns can lead to increased cravings for fatty foods is cited.

Huffington Post — March 3, 2015

Victor Pickard of the Annenberg School for Communication writes about the Federal Communications Commission’s decision to pass strong net neutrality protections.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 3, 2015

Vijay Kumar is featured as the new dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Science.

New York Times — March 3, 2015

Kent Smetters of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on Americans’ saving plans.

HealthDay — March 3, 2015

Anne Cappola of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on monitoring thyroid growths.

Toronto Globe and Mail — March 3, 2015

Michael Useem of the Wharton School is interviewed about Chile’s recovery from a massive earthquake. — March 2, 2015

The designs for the new Pennovation Center are featured.

CCTV America — March 2, 2015

Visiting scholar Neysun Mahboubi in the Center for the Study of Contemporary China in the School of Arts & Sciences is interviewed. — March 2, 2015

Raza Ahmad of the Perelman School of Medicine is mentioned for studying the health benefits of intense workouts.

NBC News — March 2, 2015

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on tuition freezing and what that means for students attending historically black colleges and universities.

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education — March 1, 2015

Marybeth Gasman and doctoral student Thai-Huy Nguyen of the Graduate School of Education discuss their report title, “On Their Own Terms: Two-Year Minority Serving Institutions.”

Wall Street Journal — March 1, 2015

Christopher Yoo of the Law School comments on the Federal Communication Commission testing its authority over states involving Internet service.

Philadelphia Magazine — March 1, 2015

Penn’s expansion plans are highlighted.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 1, 2015

Vice chair emergency medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Stephanie Abbuhl, comments on how there isn’t a simple definition of appropriate emergency room use.