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

  •  Kirk Hanson

    Kirk Hanson (Markkula) appeared on two newscasts on NBC Bay Area News about the Clippers’ owners’ racist comments and corporate responsibility to hold business leaders accountable. He also spoke to Bloomberg Radio about Alibaba and the ethical and political risk of a Chinese Company on the NYSE.

  •  Deep Gulasekaram

    Deep Gulasekaram (Law) was quoted in the online site Fusion about the implications of the Supreme Court’s decision not to hear a controversial anti-immigrant case. 

  •  Hersh Shefrin

    A paper by Hersh Shefrin (Finance) on how perceived risk helps set stock prices was written about in Asset International’s Chief Investment Officer. 

  •  Phil Beltran

    Phil Beltran (Campus Safety Services) spoke to KLIV about the vulnerabilities at the San Jose and Oakland airports.

  •  Robert Hendershott

    Comments from Robert Hendershott (Finance) to the San Jose Mercury News,  about the poor stock performance of certain Silicon Valley company IPOs, ran in numerous additional outlets including CIO Today.

  •  Kirthi Kalyanam

    Kirthi Kalyanam (Marketing) was quoted in Washington Post blog on his view of how consumers want a better shopping environment.

  •  Ellen Kreitzberg

    Ellen Kreitzberg (Law) spoke to KGO radio about California’s death penalty problems in the wake of a botched execution of an inmate in Oklahoma.

  •  Hunger Index

    Santa Clara University’s Hunger Index (Leavey) was  mentioned in an op-ed in the San Jose Mercury News about childhood hunger in Santa Clara County. 

  •  Marily Oppezzo

    Marily Oppezzo’s (Psychology) research on walking and creativity continued to be quoted by at least seven additional publications including Fox News online 

  •  Michael Whalen

    Michael Whalen (Communication) was quoted in the San Jose Mercury News about the Los Gatos Theatre.


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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