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Changing Their Minds, and Their Lives: A Way Out of Poverty in Philadelphia

Soneyet Muhammad, director of workforce and economic inclusion in the Office of University and Community Partnerships, was quoted in a Sept. 12 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the MindSet program, run by the nonprofit Episcopal Community Services, that uses coaching to help participants think more clearly and work through a succession of discrete goals, so they can change their circumstances in lasting ways.

Local Division I Schools Have Different Rules for Different Teams

Director of Athletics Eric Zillmer, PsyD, was quoted in a Sept. 5 Philadelphia Inquirer article about local universities’ plans for fall and winter sports participation during the pandemic.

This South Philly Restaurant Family Is Making a Comeback After They All Had COVID-19

Thersa Sweet, PhD, an associate professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a Sept. 4 Philadelphia Inquirer story about a family-run restaurant in South Philadelphia reopening after the owners recovered from COVID-19.

The Rules and Risks of Going To the Movies

Seth Welles, PhD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a Sept. 3 story in The Philadelphia Inquirer about how to minimize risk when considering whether to go to a movie theater this fall.

There’s More To COVID Safety Than 6 Feet of Social Distance. Here’s What Else To Consider.

Charles Haas, PhD, LD Betz professor of Environmental Engineering in the College of Engineering, was quoted in a Sept. 2 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the science behind assessing and minimizing risk of COVID-19 transmission indoors.

Is a Sixers Arena at Penn’s Landing Good for Philly? | Pro/Con

Harris Steinberg, a professor in Westphal College of Media Arts & Design and executive director of the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, co-authored a Sept. 1 Philadelphia Inquirer opinion commentary about the Sixers targeting Penn's Landing for a potential new basketball arena. And whether it would really be good for the city.

As Pandemic Began, Suburban Philly House Sales Went up and Prices Dipped, the Opposite of the City Market

Kevin Gillen, PhD, senior research fellow in the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, was quoted in an Aug. 13 Philadelphia Inquirer article about an increase in suburban Philadelphia house sales amid the pandemic.

How to Store, Sell and Donate the Clothes You Aren’t Wearing Right Now

Clare Sauro, director of the Robert and Penny Fox Historic Costume Collection and an assistant professor in Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was quoted in an Aug. 13 Philadelphia Inquirer article about how to store, sell and donate clothes.

You May Hear Fewer Cicadas This Year, but Next Year Will Be Noisy

Jon Gelhaus, curator of Entomology at the Academy of Natural Sciences and professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an Aug. 21 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the city’s population of cicadas.

Mental Health Has Long Been a Challenge for Grad Students. COVID-19 Has Made It Harder.

Tania Czarnecki, PsyD, executive director of counseling in the Office of Counseling and Health Services, was quoted in an Aug. 24 article in The Philadelphia Inquirer about COVID-19 causing mental health challenges faced by graduate students.

The Sixers Are Targeting Penn’s Landing for a Potential New Basketball Arena

Harris Steinberg, a professor in Westphal College of Media Arts & Design and executive director of the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation, was quoted in an Aug. 26 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the Sixers targeting Penn's Landing for a potential new basketball arena.

Have You Hit the COVID-19 Wall? Here Are Some Ways to Cope.

Eric Zillmer, PsyD, the Carl R. Pacifico professor of Neuropsychology in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of Athletics, was quoted in an Aug. 6 Philadelphia Inquirer story about how the longevity of the pandemic is affecting people’s mental health and ways to cope.