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. (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.
The Frugal Innovation Lab (Engineering) was featured in several outlets including science and development blog SciDev.net, highlighting a student project that tests water for arsenic.
Dale Achabal (RMI/Marketing) was quoted by KGO radio about holiday shopping.
Katerina Bezrukova (Psychology) and Tom Plante (Psychology) were quoted in a San Jose Mercury News article about bad bosses. Bezrukova’s research on intergroup relations was cited.
Paul Crowley, S.J. (Religious Studies) spoke to the Los Angeles Times about alumni and author Reza Aslan and his book Zealot. The story appeared in numerous additional publications.
Diane Dreher (English) blogged for Psychology Today with tips on accomplishing New Year’s resolutions.
Alex Field (Economics) talked to NBC Bay Area about the growing income inequality in the U.S.
Mary Furlong (Entrepreneurship) was quoted in an Associated Press story, which ran in numerous outlets, about boomers as entrepreneurs, and was quoted in AARP Blog.
Dorothy Glancy (Law) was quoted in Forbes about privacy issues with electronic data in cars.
Deep Gulasekeram (Law) was quoted in a widely reprinted USA Today story about Sergio Gomez, an undocumented immigrant who is poised to be permitted to practice law in California. He also spoke to KTVU about the issue.
George Willliams, S.J. (JST) wrote a blog item for PolicyMic describing the challenging work of being a chaplain to San Quentin death-row inmates.
Howard Hoyle (Education & Counseling Psych) and Diane Jonte-Pace (Provost’s office) were quoted in the AJCU magazine Connections highlighting SCU’s CADE seminar on integrating technology and Jesuit tradition in the classroom.
Gary Macy (Religious Studies) was interviewed on WGVU TV about his book The Hidden History of Women’s Ordination.
Lawrence Nelson (Philosophy) was quoted in a San Francisco Chronicle article about an Oakland family’s push to keep their brain-dead daughter on life support.
Tyler Ochoa (Law) was quoted in the L.A. Daily Journal about an Oracle-Google copyright battle.
Tom Plante (Psychology) was quoted in the Mercury News about the protest of Silicon Valley tech worker buses representing a bigger problem of income disparity. The story ran in about a dozen other outlets including Bloomberg Businessweek. He also was mentioned in a marketing blog about SCU’s innovative use of BuzzFeed.
Santa Clara University students’ second-place standing in the American Institute of CPA’s 2013 Accounting competition was covered in Accounting Today.
Farid Senzai (Political Science) was mentioned in a Foreign Policy Association’s blog listing his book Political Islam in the Age of Democratization as one of the most significant books of 2013.
Teny Shapiro (Economics) was quoted in the San Jose Mercury News, which ran in a half-dozen other publications, about consumer perceptions of the new ObamaCare costs.