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Peggy Andover, Ph.D.
assistant professor of psychology, A&S

“The Moment I Knew I Loved College,” Huffington Post, March 8

Orit Avishai, Ph.D.
assistant professor of sociology, A&S

“Fifty Shades of Grey: Live Chat,”, March 15

Thomas Beaudoin, Ph.D.
associate professor of practical theology, GRE

“Religion: Rise of the ‘Secular Catholics’,” Scripps (Washington, DC), March 14

Leonard Cassuto, Ph.D.
professor of English, A&S

“The Comprehensive Exam: Make It Relevant,” The Chronicle of Higher Education, March 4

Mark Conrad, Ph.D.
professor of legal and ethical studies, BUS

“Prospect of Jury Trial in Mets’ Madoff Case May Push Sides Toward Settlement,” The New York Times, March 19

Richard Fleisher, Ph.D.
professor of political science, A&S

“Super Tuesday Primary,” WCBS 880 Radio, March 6

Heather Gautney, Ph.D.
assistant professor of sociology and anthropology, A&S

“A Wall Street Occupier in Tehran,”, March 15

Laura Gonzalez, Ph.D.
assistant professor of finance, BUS

“Italy’s Economic Woes Could Affect Prices on Arthur Avenue, Where Merchants Rely on Imported Goods,” New York Daily News, February 20

Albert Greco, Ed.D.
professor of marketing, BUS

“UPDATE 3-US Justice Dept Warns Apple, Publishers Over E-books,” Reuters, March 8

Karen Greenberg, Ph.D.
director of the Center on National Security, LAW

“Owings Mills High Grad Pleads Guilty in Terror Plots,” Chicago Tribune, February 29

Susan Greenfield, Ph.D.
associate professor of English, A&S

“The Moment I Knew I Loved College,” Huffington Post, March 8

Cristina Greer, Ph.D.
assistant professor of political science, A&S

“Rick Santorum,” WABC, March 20

Quamrul Haider, Ph.D.
professor and chair of physics and adviser for Cooperative Program in Engineering, A&S

“Higgs Boson: The ‘God’ Particle,” The Daily Star, March 13

Iftekhar Hasan, Ph.D.
professor of finance and Corrigan Chair in International Business and Finance, BUS

“CEOs’ Political Beliefs Influence Firms’ Tax-Avoidance Strategies, Johns Hopkins Study Shows,” PR Web, March 13

Arthur Hayes
associate professor of communication and media studies, A&S

“Bradley Case Shows Obtaining Records Can Mean a ‘Long Haul’,” Journal News, March 11

Tanya Hernandez
professor of law, LAW

“Sexual Harassment, Women of Color Topic of March 26 Cannon Lecture,” UT News (Toldeo), March 23

Amir Idris, Ph.D.
associate professor of African and African American Studies and associate chair for undergraduate studies, A&S

“Activists Urge Stronger US Policy Toward Two Sudans,” Voice of America, February 18

Nicholas Johnson
professor of law, LAW

“‘Stand Your Ground Law’ at Center of Fla. Shooting,” The Seattle Times, March 22

Daniela Jopp, Ph.D.
assistant professor of psychology, A&S

“The Moment I Knew I Loved College,” Huffington Post, March 8

Beth Knobel, Ph.D.
assistant professor of communication and media studies, A&S

“What You May Not Have Heard About Putin’s Election,” Huffington Post, March 8

Oneka LaBennett, Ph.D.
assistant professor of African and African American Studies, A&S

“She’s Mad Real: Popular Culture and West Indian Girls in Brooklyn,” Teachers College Record, February 15

Paul Levinson, Ph.D.
professor of communication and media studies, A&S

Los Angeles Times Joins the Crowd, Erects Pay Wall for the News Online, Christian Science Monitor, March 5

Tina Maschi, Ph.D.
assistant professor of social service, GSS

“The Hidden Costs of Elderly Inmates,” The Huffington Post, March 22

Claudia Moreno, Ph.D.
associate professor of social work, GSS

“Divorcios Que Matan,” Telemundo, February 22

Mark Naison, Ph.D.
professor of African-American studies, A&S

“The War on Teachers: Why the Public is Watching It Happen,” The Washington Post, March 12

Philip M. Napoli, Ph.D.
professor of communications and media management and director of the Donald McGannon Communication Research Center, BUS

“Kansas City May Become Epicenter of Google’s Big TV Disruption,” TechNewsWorld, February 24

Marcia Pally, Ph.D.
professor of American language and culture, A&S

“The Republican Primaries Show Evangelicals Aren’t a Voting Bloc, The Guardian, March 19

Costas Panagopolous, Ph.D.
associate professor of political science, A&S

“Super Tuesday: What Romney, Santorum and Co. Spent to Get Here,” AM New York, March 6

Francis Petit, Ed.D.
assistant dean and director of executive programs, BUS

“Will Tebow Have a $ Effect?”, March 22

Cris Poor, Ph.D.
associate professor of mathematics, A&S

“Pi Day,” 1010WINS Radio, March 14

Joel Reidenberg, Ph.D.
Stanley D. and Nikki Waxberg Chair and Professor of Law and founding academic director of the Center on Law and Information Policy, LAW

“‘Hate Crime’ Hurdle,” New York Post, February 24

Emily Rosenbaum, Ph.D.
professor of sociology, A&S

“Inequality Gap Widens in Home Ownership,” CNN, March 22

Laura Sosinsky, Ph.D.
assistant professor of psychology, A&S

“Pre-K Guide: Everything You Need to Know to Get Your Child a Seat,”, March 5

Peter Steinfels, Ph.D.
co-director of the Fordham University Center on Religion and Culture, ADM

“Too Much Religious Talk in Politics, More Voters Say,” Boise Weekly, March 22

Janet Sternberg, Ph.D.
assistant professor and associate chair of communication and media studies, A&S

“Online Social Clubs that Help You Meet People,” KABC online, March 20

Lance Strate, Ph.D.
professor of communication and media studies, A&S

“Why Does America Hate Al Jazeera?,” International Business Times, February 23

Kirsten Swinth, Ph.D.
associate professor of history, A&S

“Hillary Clinton, Cookies and the Rise of Working Families,”, March 17

Terrence Tilley, Ph.D.
Avery Cardinal Dulles, S.J., Professor of Catholic Theology and chair, A&S

“‘Rock Star’ Dolan Embraces Bully Pulpit,” WNYC News, February 17

Frank Werner, Ph.D.
associate professor of finance, BUS

“JetBlue Incident,” FM 101.9, March 28