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News from the University of Pennsylvania for Tuesday, September 20, 2016
bicchieri, christina

Hard Choices

On the "PBS NewsHour," Cristina Bicchieri of Arts & Sciences discussed forced marriage and what happens when people in such a position decide to leave. (Video)

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design students at venice biennale

Building Vision

A semester-long project by Design students, who had to come up with an architectural response to informal settlements in Cairo, is being showcased at the Venice Biennale.

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robert & vanepps

Informed Decision

Warnings on sugary drinks made teenagers as much as 16 percent less likely to select one, according to Christina Roberto and postdoc Eric VanEpps of Medicine.

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Campus Life

Kitty Qu, a Wharton freshman from Foster City, Calif., is among the many students who stay active. In her case, it's often on the soccer pitch. (Photos/Video)

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bhatnagar & grafe

Anxiety Source

Seema Bhatnagar and postdoc Lara Grafe of Medicine and CHOP study disparities between males and females in the brain’s response to stress due to orexin, a neuropeptide.

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conti-brown, peter


On Knowledge@Wharton’s radio show, Peter Conti-Brown discussed the Wells Fargo Bank scandal. He placed blame on its profit model and called for better monitoring. (Audio)

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