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SCU in the News is a biweekly compilation of select media highlights featuring faculty, staff or students.

  •  Steve Diamond

    Steve Diamond (Law) was quoted in a Businessweek article, redistributed in about 10 other outlets, about the Securities and Exchange Commission being urged to reevaluate its disclosure policies.

  •  David Sloss

    David Sloss (Law) commented to the Mercury News about legal charges and possible extradition of John McAfee. Twenty other outlets carried the story.

  •  Colleen Chien

    Colleen Chien's (Law) paper on the rise of "trolls" as plaintiffs in patent lawsuits was covered by nearly 90 papers or sites, including Dow Jones' All Things D, and a Reuters story that was carried in more than two dozen other sites or papers.

  •  Meir Statman

    Meir Statman's (Finance) newest paper advocating for the provocative concept of a mandatory national pension plan was analyzed in MarketWatch.

  •  Alex Field

    Alex Field (Economics) spoke to KLIV radio for two podcasted stories on the "fiscal cliff."

  •  Elizabeth Drescher

    Elizabeth Drescher (Religious Studies) wrote an op-ed for the San Jose Mercury News about the start of the Pope's Twitter campaign, including a reference to the "Sacred Pixels" series at SCU (Ignatian Center). She spoke to KCBS about the same issue.

  •  Margaret Russell

    Margaret Russell (Law) spoke to KLIV and KGO radio about the Supreme Court accepting two key gay-rights cases, DOMA and Prop. 8.

  •  Andy Tsay

    Andy Tsay (Operations Management and Information Systems) was quoted in a story in the Mercury News and more than a dozen other outlets, on Apple's announcement that it will manufacture computers in the U.S.

  •  Eric Goldman

    Eric Goldman (Law) talked to NPR's Weekend Edition, in a story aired widely nationally, about lawsuits against those who write negative Yelp reviews. He also wrote a multi-part series on "How to Fix Software Patents" based on the recent conference held at SCU, for

  •  Tom Plante

    Tom Plante (Psychology) wrote an oped featured in USA Today College about how college students can give tech advice as a present to help bridge the digital divide.


Here’s a sampling of the hundreds of mentions of SCU in the media in the past two weeks. The first part of the link is a list; the full text is below the list.

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