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

  •  Jim Balassone

     Jim Balassone (Markkula) analyzed the ethical difference between a bribe and a tip for a KQED story about a San Francisco Taxi conflict.

  •  Al Hammond

     Al Hammond (Law) spoke to NPR’s Marketplace about efforts by tech giants like Google to own their own data-transmission cables so they don’t have to rely on telecom companies. 

  •  Bernard Lee

     Bernard Lee (Finance)  spoke to Channel NewsAsia and BBC radio’s TODAY program about the important role of sovereign wealth funds, after the publication of his book Evolving Role of Sovereign Wealth Funds after the Financial Crisis. His book was also reviewed in World Scientific and the blog Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute.

  •  Eric Goldman

     An extensive story in Bloomberg BNA about a privacy-legislation hearing held at SCU quoted Eric Goldman (Law) about problems posed by state regulations affecting the Internet. KGO Radio also carried a story about the event. He was also quoted by SF Weekly about school Internet “snooping,” and by Bloomberg BusinessWeek about an online-review lawsuit, among other tech-law media mentions.

  •  Dale Achabal

     Dale Achabal (RMI/Marketing) was quoted by KGO radio about holiday shopping. 

  •  Katerina Bezrukova

     Katerina Bezrukova (Psychology) and Tom Plante (Psychology) were quoted in a San Jose Mercury News  article about bad bosses. Bezrukova’s research on intergroup relations was cited. 

  •  Paul Crowley, S.J.

     Paul Crowley, S.J. (Religious Studies) spoke to the Los Angeles Times about alumni and author Reza Aslan and his book Zealot. The story appeared in numerous additional publications.

  •  Diane Dreher

    Diane Dreher (English) blogged for Psychology Today with tips on accomplishing New Year’s resolutions. 

  •  Alex Field

    Alex Field (Economics) talked to NBC Bay Area about the growing income inequality in the U.S. 

  •  Mary Furlong

    Mary Furlong (Entrepreneurship) was quoted in an Associated Press story, which ran in numerous outlets, about boomers as entrepreneurs, and was quoted in AARP Blog. 


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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