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

  •  CIE, SCEO, & Career Center

    News of a student internship fair featuring only startup companies, sponsored by the CIE, SCEO and Career Center, was highlighted on the blog 

  •  Center for Science, Technology, and Society

    News that the Center for Science, Technology, and Society will team up with Indian business school XLRI for social-entrepreneurship training through GSBI was reported in the blog Development through Enterprise and in Hindustan Times, Telegraph of India, Times of India, Pioneer Online and the Financial Express. 

  •  Jack Rasmus

    Jack Rasmus (Economics) wrote an article for Common Dreams casting doubt on public employee pension benefit levels as the main cause of state budget woes. 

  •  David Caldwell

    David Caldwell (Management) was mentioned in a Harvard Business Review article, (which was rerun in Business Insiderblog) about corporate culture. The piece was written by Leavey School of Business advisory board member Nilofer Merchant. 

  •  Sara Phillips

    Student Sara Phillips was featured in the San Jose Mercury News in a story about the “new look of the 21st century” – i.e., a multiracial lineage.  The story noted that Jesuit SCU “demands that every student understand and oppose racial barriers.” 

  •  Ruth Cook

    News that Ruth Cook (Education) was honored with the Outstanding Educator Award by the Morgan Autism Center was noted in the San Jose Mercury News

  •  Brad Joondeph

    Brad Joondeph’s (Law) comments about the Supreme Court’s plans to expedite hearings on the federal health law were carried in the blog California Healthline. 

  •  Paul Crowley, S.J.

    Paul Crowley, S.J. (Religious Studies) was quoted in a story in America Magazine about historical efforts to reconcile theology and science. 

  •  Northern California Innocence Project

    News that the Northern California Innocence Project at SCU had achieved one prisoner’s exoneration and another’s verdict reversal (which later became an exoneration) made headlines across the country, including stories in the Los Angeles Times, the San Francisco Chronicle, KTLA TV, Herald Sun,, McClatchy Information Services, and the CBS blog CrimeSider. Some of the stories quoted Linda Starr (NCIP). 

  •  Pat Cain

    Patricia Cain (Law) was quoted in the San Francisco Chronicle about the complexities for same-sex couples filing taxes. 


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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