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William F. Baker, PhD,
director of the Bernard L. Schwartz Center for Media, Public Policy, and Education; Claudio Acquaviva, SJ Chair; and Journalist-in-Residence, GSE,
How ‘Spotlight’ missed the story: Column,” USA Today, February 23

Charles C. Camosy, PhD,
associate professor of theology, A&S,
Pope Francis suggests contraception could be permissible in Zika fight,” The Washington Post, February 18

James A. Cohen,
associate professor of law, LAW,
How Barack Obama simply waited too long to close Guantanamo,” The Washington Post, February 23

Thomas J. Daniels, PhD,
associate research scientist and co-director of the Vector Ecology Laboratory, A&S,
Warming World Spreads a Wider Welcome Mat for Zika-Carrying Mosquitoes,”, February 9

George E. Demacopoulos, PhD,
Fr. John Meyendorff Patterson Family Chair of Orthodox Christian Studies and co-director of the Orthodox Christian Studies Center, A&S,
“’Finally’: Pope meets Russian Orthodox leader,” Associated Press, February 12

Deborah W. Denno, PhD,
Arthur A. McGivney Professor of Law, LAW,
Return of the gas chamber,”, February 21

Karen J. Greenberg, PhD,
director of the Center on National Security, LAW,
The Informant and the Filmmakers,” The New York Times, February 19

Christina Greer, PhD,
associate professor of political science, A&S,
City Council and Mayor Adjust to Life With Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito,” The Wall Street Journal, February 11

Bill D. Herman, PhD,
assistant professor of communication and media management, BUS,
The FBI-Apple Wrangle is Not, Repeat Not About Terrorism,” Newsweek, February 23

Patrick Hornbeck II, PhD,
associate professor and chair of theology, A&S,
Pope says Trump ‘not Christian’ in a sign of global concern,” Reuters, February 18

Daniel Alexander Jones,
associate professor of theater, A&S,
Marin County Theatre Presents August Wilson’s “Gem of the Ocean”,”, February 9

Thomas H. Lee,
Leitner Family Professor of International Law, LAW,
The Legacy of Antonin Scalia,” America, February 18

Costas Panagopoulos, PhD,
professor of political science and director of the Center for Electoral Politics, A&S,
Do assertions, white lies actually hurt politicians?Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, February 18

Manoj Pardasani, PhD,
associate professor of social work, GSS,
Simsbury Moves Forward With Senior/Community Center Plans,” Hartford Courant, February 9

Christiana Peppard, PhD,
assistant professor of theology and science, A&S,
Jesus had a body. Here’s why that matters for Lent,” The Washington Post, February 10

Michael Peppard, PhD,
associate professor of theology, A&S,
Yale Art Gallery painting perhaps oldest known image of Virgin Mary,” Iran Daily, February 13

John Pfaff, PhD,
professor of law, LAW,
There’s been a big decline in the black incarceration rate, and almost nobody’s paying attention,” The Washington Post, February 10

Joel R. Reidenberg, PhD,
Stanley D. and Nikki Waxberg Chair and professor of law and founding academic director of the Center on Law and Information Policy, LAW,
What Qualifies as Legitimate Access in the iPhone Case,” The New York Times, February 18

Susan Scafidi,
academic director for the Fashion Law Institute, LAW,
Here’s a Way to Solve Fashion’s Race Problem,” New York Magazine, February 12

Stanley Veliotis, PhD,
associate professor of accounting and taxation, BUS,
7 Reasons to NOT Procrastinate on Taxes,” Fox Business, February 23