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Tukufu Zuberi interviewed about the life and legacy of the late Nelson Mandela in philly.com.

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07 December 2013

Sarah Tishkoff's latest genetic research published in the journal of Molecular Biology and Evolution on the ability of people to detect bitterness in food is discussed in the Penn News.

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15 November 2013

Michael Katz contributed an op-ed in the New York Times about New York mayor Michael Bloomberg and his accomplishments with an antipoverty program.

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05 November 2013

Mark V. Pauly comments on those eligible for free policies under the Affordable Care Act in the New York Times.

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03 November 2013

Mark V. Pauly discusses his views on health care exchange in an article in USA Today.

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16 October 2013

Michael Katz's new book Public Education Under Siege is discussed by the author in an interview in the Washington Post.

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28 August 2013

Annette Lareau comments on whether people want to live near relatives in an article in Market Watch.

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27 August 2013

Jason Schnittker is quoted in the Penn News discussing a student research project on diet and exercise.

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26 August 2013

Aiken's research on nurse staffing ratios is quoted in an article in the New York Times entitled "When No One Is on Call".

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20 August 2013

Olivia S. Mitchell is interviewed about her research on financial literacy in a Wall Street Journal article about paying off mortgages before retirement.

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14 August 2013

Dennis Culhane and Tom Byrne of the School of Social Policy & Practice have helped to create an interactive Web-based application, Homelessness Analytics.

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19 July 2013

Irma Elo has been elected Chair of the ASA Section on the Sociology of Population.

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19 July 2013

Sarah Kagan has developed a new online course available via Coursera entitled "Growing Old Around the Globe".

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04 June 2013

Michael Katz has been elected to the American Philosophical Society (APS).

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21 May 2013

Linda Aiken has been named winner of the 2013 Velji Project of the Year Award for her global research using performance measures to demonstrate the critical impact of nurses on hospital patient outcomes.

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01 May 2013

Grace Kao is featured in SAS Frontiers in an article about her studies of the immigrant experience and its effect on educational outcomes.

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01 May 2013

Grace Kao is quoted in the Penn News about the Asian American Studies Program Celebrates Its 15th Anniversary.

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04 April 2013

A New York Times article cites the research Flavio Cunha has done with James Heckman into the importance of early childhood education.

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03 April 2013

Tukufu Zuberi comments on his recent documentary and African Independence in USA Today.

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01 April 2013

Janice F. Madden is quoted in a New York Post article on how U.S. census shows that more people are moving to NYC.

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15 March 2013

The 2013 Penn @ PAA document is now available.

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13 March 2013

Kevin G. Volpp shares his thoughts about a judicial ruling against New York’s soda regulation in the New York Times.

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12 March 2013

Kevin G. Volpp is quoted about the expanding interest in using cash as an incentive for dieters to lose weight on NPR.

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07 March 2013

Dennis Culhane is quoted in a Wall Street Journal article on homeless in New York City.

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05 March 2013

Tukufu Zuberi has been awarded two top honors at the recent San Diego Black Film Festival, including Best Documentary and Best Director, for his feature-length film titled African Independence. The film traces the story of the African continent since enslavement and colonization by Europeans.

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12 February 2013

Richard Berk comments on how computers are helping predict an individual’s potential to commit crime for Newsworks.

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11 February 2013

Olivia S. Mitchell discusses corporate spending on pensions on NPR.

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31 January 2013

Emilio Parrado has been named one of the Delaware Valley’s Most Influential Latinos by the Impacto Latin Newspaper.

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23 January 2013

A study authored by Linda Aiken has concluded that poor patient outcomes thought associated with hospital hiring of temporary nurses are more likely the result of poor working conditions within the hospitals themselves than with the nurses hired to alleviate shortages.

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22 January 2013

A study co-authored by Jason Schnittker shows that many of the most common psychiatric disorders found among former inmates, including impulse-control disorders, emerge in childhood and adolescence and predate incarceration.

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16 January 2013

Mark V. Pauly along with co-author Jonathan Kolstad discuss small firms and health reform in a Forbes article.

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07 January 2013