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Mark Caldwell, Ph.D., professor of English, A&S,
“Home on the Corner of Boom and Bust,”
The New York Times, January 1

Albert R. Checcio, Vice President for Development
and University Relations. ADM,
“Recession Rattles Nerves in Fund-Raising Offices,”
Chronicle of Higher Education, December 19

James Cohen, associate professor of law, LAW,
“Economy Drags Down Ohio Governor’s Popularity,”
Mansfield (Ohio) News Journal, December 15

Johanna Francis, Ph.D., assistant professor of economics, A&S,
“Federal Government Lowers Interest Rates,” WABC-TV
Eyewitness News at 11, December 16

Albert Greco, Ed.D., professor of communications and
media management, BUS,
“Cumberland House Publishing Sells Assets,”
The Tennessean (Nashville), December 19

Abner Greene, Leonard F. Manning Distinguished Professor of Law, LAW,
“Senate Seat Dispute May Head to Court,”
Wall Street Journal, December 31

“Democrats Seek to Block Appointee to Obama’s Seat,”
The New York Times, December 30

“Senate Leadership Weighs Blocking Burris Appointment,”
Newshour with Jim Lehrer, PBS, December 31

Elizabeth Johnson, C.S.J., Distinguished Professor of theology, A&S
“Her Search for God Touches Politics, Ecology,”
The (New Jersey) Daily Record, January 11

Constantine Katsoris, Wilkinson Professor of Law, LAW,
“Experience Necessary: A Legal Mind With No Quit in It,”
The New York Times, December 12

Thomas Murphy, director of the Human Resiliency Institute, GSE,
“LaGuardia Program to Ebb Airport Stress,”
Queens Chronicle, December 18

“Sea-Tac Staff Excelled in Storm,”
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, December 23

Clara E. Rodriguez, Ph.D., professor of sociology, A&S,
“Choosing Commemorative Stamps: Citizens’ Advisory Committee
Sifts Through Thousands of Submissions,”
Herald-Dispatch (Huntington, W.V.), January 8

Thane Rosenbaum, John Whelan Distinguished Lecturer in Law and
director of the Forum on Law, Culture & Society, LAW
“The War on Terror Has Not Gone Away,”
Wall Street Journal, December 28

Berish Rubin, Ph.D., professor of biology, A&S,
“Lives of Hardship, Charm…,”
Jerusalem Post, January 11

Lance Strate, Ph.D., professor of communication and media
studies and associate chair for graduate studies, A&S,
“Mandatory ‘Merry Christmas’ Line May Lose its Lilt,”
USA Today, December 18

Harold Takooshian, Ph.D., professor of psychology.
“Fordham Forum will Look Into the Armenian Future,”
The Armenian Reporter, January 8

Steven Thel, Wormser Professor of Law, LAW,
“Madoff Mess Exposes Fund Ripoffs Too,”
Fortune Magazine, December 16

Frank Martin Werner, Ph.D., associate professor of finance, BUS,
“Are Airlines Cutting Back on the Necessities?” (San Francisco), December 24