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News from the University of Pennsylvania for Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Oscar Grant


For the LSE's Media Policy Project blog, Oscar Gandy of the Annenberg School expressed his concerns about surveillance and accountability of big data analytics.

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José Bauermeister

Empowering Change

Research led by Nursing’s José Bauermeister will look at health disparities in HIV prevention with the aim of adapting and testing an intervention for adolescent males.

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COB Counselor Connection

Reaching Out

Community-based organization counselors came to campus to learn about resources for underrepresented groups. Current students shared their experiences. (Photos)

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Adeline Rolnick

Special Interest

Through her summer internship at the Natural Resources Defense Council in New York City, law student Adeline Rolnick pursued her interest in environmental advocacy.

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Vaishak Kumar

Global Impact

Vaishak Kumar, a President’s Engagement Prize winner and May graduate, will launch NESARA, an agricultural project to educate farmers in his Indian homeland. (Video)

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Jalpa Doshi & Kevin Volpp

In Sync

Research conducted by Jalpa Doshi and Kevin Volpp of Medicine shows that synchronized prescription refill programs help boost medication adherence.

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