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SU in the News: Monday, July 9
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
The S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications’ Center for Digital Media Entrepreneurship is noted in a PBS MediaShift story on entrepreneurial journalism.
A Green Bay, Wis. WTAQ-AM radio (listen to clip) call-in segment about jobs mentions the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities, founded at the Whitman School of Management.
The Sunday Post-Standard featured Mathew Maye, assistant professor of chemistry in The College of Arts and Sciences, in a story on his and SU doctoral student Rabeka Alam’s research on harnessing bioluminescence by using nanotechnology.
Robert Thompson, director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture in the Newhouse School, is quoted in an Associated Press story on the trend of foul language in offhand remarks by politicians, and in a Virginian-Pilot (Norfolk, Va.) article about the success of the “Fifty Shades” trilogy. Also, Thompson is quoted in San Francisco KCBS and Dallas KRLD (listen to clips) reports on the passing of actors Ernest Borgnine and Andy Griffith, respectively.
Lee McKnight, associate professor in the School of Information Studies (iSchool), is quoted in MSNBC and Digital Trends stories about the unpredictable mix of Internet technology companies and their profits, repressive governments, and Internet censorship.
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