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The World on View

The world is on view at the Arthur Ross Gallery, interpreted by 13 students in André Dombrowski’s history of art curatorial class. They chose more than 100 objects from 14 institutions to represent World’s Fairs from 1851 to 1915.

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Forbes

Reaching the ‘Unreachable’ Audience with Podcast Advertising

The Wharton School has released a report describing “unreachables,” a growing audience of millennials and Gen Xers who can’t be easily tracked for marketing purposes.

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Philadelphia Inquirer

Why Medicaid Work Requirements Could Help Persuade More States to Expand Coverage

Mark Pauly of the Wharton School argued for compromise over Medicaid redesign. Although work requirements are controversial, according to Pauly their implementation may persuade lawmakers to expand health coverage to the bulk of non-disabled poor working adults.

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The New York Times

California Today: Medical Experts Blast U.S.C.’s Silence Over Gynecologist Scandal

Weighing in on allegations of a gynecologist's misconduct at the USC student health center, the Perelman School’s Jonathan Moreno called the state medical board decision not to report Dr. Tyndall “sort of toothless.”

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Marketplace (NPR)

Audio: What's the Downside of Making Friends at Work?

The Wharton School’s Nancy Rothbard co-authored a study about the effects of workplace friendships on productivity and work culture.

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CBS Philadelphia

Video: New Study Suggests Parents Want PG-15 Rating for Movies

Study author Dan Romer of the Annenberg School for Communications discussed the sharp rise of violence in PG-13 movies. Romer stated that Hollywood may be exploiting the MPAA rating system by justifying gun violence in the plot and by omitting the gory consequences.

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Philadelphia Inquirer

Penn Appétit! In Their Spare Time, These Students Publish a Food Magazine and Cookbook

Penn-based publication, Penn Appétit will celebrate its 10th anniversary by releasing a cookbook. Entitled Whisk, the collection of recipes will feature a wide range of cuisines and techniques designed for the home cook.

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The New York Times

Does Hollywood Need a PG-15 Rating?

Research supported by the Annenberg Public Policy Center explored parental reactions to gun violence in PG-13 movies. Lead study author Daniel Romer said that “the film industry is taking inappropriate advantage of the PG-13 system” by adding justification and omitting the “blood and suffering” of gun violence in order to meet MPAA requirements.

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NBC News

Video: Watch as Andrea Mitchell Gives the Commencement Address at UPenn

NBC Foreign affairs correspondent and Penn alumna Andrea Mitchell addressed the class of 2018 on Monday, sharing her experiences and offering the new graduates guidance for life after college.

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WHYY (Philadelphia)

Audio: Poor People’s Campaign Seeks to Revive MLK’s Vision

Roberta Iversen of the School of Social Policy & Practice compared today’s income equality statistics to those of the 1950s and ‘60s. The gap has increased exponentially, with many contemporary CEOs making 350 percent of an average worker’s salary.

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The New York Times

An Evangelical Journalist Finds His Calling at the White House

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center described the relationship between the current administration and David Brody of the Christian Broadcasting Network as “base-tending” and “agenda control.”

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