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SU in the News: Tuesday, February 14
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
U.S. News & World Report highlighted the Whitman School’s Defense Comptrollership Program in an article on business schools training defense executives through industry-focused graduate programs.
The work of Dr. Burton Blatt, namesake of the Burton Blatt Institute and former dean of the School of Education, is discussed in a New Jersey Newsroom commentary.
Daily Rx reported on the multi-institutional research by Danielle Arigo, graduate student in The College of Arts and Sciences, that looks at the psychological impact of individuals comparing themselves to others with the same health problem.
Abigail Akinbamidele, a junior in The College of Arts and Sciences, writes about her teachers and how they contributed to her success in school and at SU in a Post-Standard commentary.
YNN News reported on the appointment of Mike Haynie, executive director of the Institute for Veterans and Military Families, by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to the NYS Council on Returning Veterans and Their Families.
Kevin Noble Maillard, associate professor in the College of Law, participated in the New York Times “Room for Debate” feature on the legal implications for relationships that are based on something other than marriage.
Dessa Bergen-Cico, assistant professor of public health in the David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics’ Department of Public Health, Food Studies and Nutrition, spoke with 1010 WINS-AM in New York City on prescription drug addictions and the trend of increased rehab center admissions following a high-profile death, such as Whitney Houston’s passing.
Robert Thompson, director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture in the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, is quoted in the Christian Science Monitor on Whitney Houston’s death and the levels of Tweeting that ensued.
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