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SCU in the News is a biweekly compilation of select media highlights featuring faculty, staff or students.

  •  Andy Tsay

    Andy Tsay (OMIS) was quoted in China Daily discussing a technology that speeds up Chinese purchases of US goods. 

  •  Diane Dreher

    Diane Dreher (English) wrote a blog for Psychology Today called “Don’t Give Away Your Power: The Hidden Cost of Complaining.”

  •  Judy Nadler

    Judy Nadler (Markkula) was quoted in the Deseret News about public life. 

  •  Julian Bliss

    Student Julian Bliss (Engineering) was mentioned in a San Francisco Chronicle article about a “Code Poetry Slam.”

  •  Tom Plante

    Tom Plante (Psychology) was a guest on Huffington Post Live about his research into the psychology of pedophilia. 

  •  Ryan Holmes

    Ryan Holmes (Markkula) was quoted in the two Mercury News articles about the difficult decision to remove an Oakland teen from life support, which ran in about a dozen Bay Area news outlets. He was also interviewed by an Oklahoma radio station about the ethics of a bill allowing death row inmates to donate their organs.

  •  Mick McCarthy, S.J.

     Mick McCarthy, S.J.  (Ignatian Center) wrote an op-ed that ran in the San Francisco Chronicle about how Pope Francis’ focus on others, openness and mercy can be traced to  his roots as a Jesuit.

  •  Frugal Innovation Lab

     The Frugal Innovation Lab (Engineering) was featured in several outlets including science and development blog, highlighting a student project that tests water for arsenic.

  •  Tseming Yang

     Tseming Yang (Law) wrote an op-ed about the tactic of “sue and settle” in environmental regulation, which ran in 89 different papers nationwide including the United Emirates’s The Gulf Today, Denver Post, Orange County Register and the Kansas City Star.

  •  Katie Heintz

    Katie Heintz (Communication) wrote a piece in Huffington Post recommending features of tech gifts for children, highlighting the importance of interaction in communicating with children. 


Here’s a sampling of the hundreds of mentions of SCU in the media in the past two weeks. The first part of the link is a list; the full text is below the list.

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