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

  •  Tom Plante

     Tom Plante (Counseling Psychology) was quoted in Competitor Colorado about the benefits of training with partners.

  •  Pat Cain

    Pat Cain (Law) was quoted in Bloomberg Businessweek, The Advocate, and a widely reprinted New York Times story about state and federal  tax implications for gay married couples. 

  •  Michelle Marvier

    Michelle Marvier (ESS) was quoted in a  San Francisco Chronicle story, carried by numerous  other papers or sites, about fears surrounding population growth and climate change. 

  •  Bill Dohar

     Bill Dohar (Religious Studies) wrote an article for Religion Dispatches about the complexities of the Pope saying “who am I to judge?” gay priests. Several blogs including Bilgrimage and others cited his work.

  •  Colleen Chien

    Colleen Chien’s (Law) move to the White House made news in Politico,, RoadRunner,  Law360, and Giga Om. Her research on patent “trolls” was also analyzed in a widely reprinted story and she wrote an op-ed for TechCrunch -- which also ran in other blogs -- about what to do if your business is hit by a patent troll demand. 

  •  Steve Diamond

    Steve Diamond (Law) talked to NPR’s widely aired news show and public media’s Marketplace program about Twitter’s unconventional IPO launch. He also talked about the issue with KGO and KCBS radio, Australian Associated Press, and the San Jose Mercury News, whose story was carried in numerous other papers or sites. 

  •  Irina Raicu

    Irina Raicu (Markkula) was quoted in a article, which ran in several other outlets, about the need for engineers to be trained in ethics. 

  •  Dorothy Glancy

    Dorothy Glancy’s (Law) comments to the Mercury News about NSA privacy issues appeared in nearly 20 additional stories. 

  •  Nick Ladany

    Nick Ladany (Education and Counseling Psychology) was quoted in a KNTV story about the rise of shooting as a childhood sport. 

  •  Kyle Graham

     Kyle Graham (Law) spoke to the San Jose Mercury News about the legal outlook for the hunter whose campfire allegedly started the massive Yosemite fire, for a story that was carried by more than a dozen additional publications.


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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