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

  •  John Ifcher

     Research by John Ifcher (Economics) indicating that parenting makes people happy was featured in the New York Times blog Motherlode as well as a story in Bloomberg News.

  •  Sarah Montgomery

    Student Sarah Montgomery was featured on KNTV for racing in the Bay to Breakers to help Kenyan girls. 

  •  Robert Hendershott

     Robert Hendershott (Finance) was interviewed by NPR's Marketplace for a story about Silicon Valley's newest millionaires from Facebook's IPO.

  •  Daniel Strickland

     CBS 5 and ABC 7 aired feature stories on the award-winning work by SCU senior engineering students Michael Sizemore, Sandeep Lele, Sutyen Zalawadia, Ross Pimentel and Jeff Schwartz on advanced fuel cells, and how the work is in honor of late engineering professor Daniel Strickland. Their professor Shoba Krishnan (Engineering) was also quoted.

  •  Elizabeth Ford

     Elizabeth Ford (Leavey) talked to the Chicago Tribune about the balancing required to be a part-time MBA  student.

  •  David DeCosse

     David DeCosse (Markkula) wrote an op-ed for National Catholic Reporter on the issue of freedom at stake in the Supreme Court health-care-law decision.

  •  SCU Engineering

     ABC 7 aired a feature story on the SCU Engineering team's unusual entry in an energy-efficiency contest: a clothes dryer that recycles the exhaust.

  •  Colleen Chien

     Colleen Chien (Law) appeared in dozens of publications or sites, after discussing patent litigation issues involving Apple, Oracle and Google with Reuters and Wired magazine.

  •  Jack Treacy

     Jack Treacy's (Campus Ministry) words to graduates were shared in a National Catholic Reporter story.

  •  Eric Goldman

     Eric Goldman (Law) was quoted in the New York Times and The Recorder about Facebook users whose posts for products become ads featuring their Facebook photos, as well as other stories on tech-law issues.


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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