UST in the News for Aug. 28, 2014

College of Arts and Sciences

“Why we hate to wait,” Star Tribune, Aug. 20. Psychology professor and heads men’s basketball coach John Tauer and Communication and Journalism professor Carol Bruess are quoted.

“Discussing ethics of watching execution video,” KARE 11, Aug. 20. Communication and Journalism professor Wendy Wyatt is quoted.

“Who's funny in Minnesota's US Senate race? Not former comedian Franken,” Star Tribune, Aug. 21. Communication and Journalism professor Kevin Sauter is quoted.

“Outsiders in Ferguson,” Counterpunch, Aug. 21. Commentary by American Culture and Difference director Kanishka Chowdhury.

“Terence Nichols | Theology, founder and director of Muslim-Christian Dialogue Center,” Our Sunday Visitor (PDF, page 41), Sept. 7. Reprint of a St. Thomas magazine story by Madeline Szempruch ‘16.


Opus College of Business

“Twin Cities Premium Outlets Could Give Other Outlets Run for Their Money,” KSTP, Aug. 14. Finance professor Dave Vang is quoted.

“Mall Of America Is Competition But Complimentary To New Outlet Mall,” WCCO, Aug. 17. Marketing professor Dave Brennan is quoted.

“Small business: Design firm has it Made,” Star Tribune, Aug. 18. Director of the Master of Business Communication program Michael Porter is quoted.

“Nearly Twice as Many Home Vacancies Found in St. Paul than Minneapolis,” KSTP, Aug. 18. Finance professor Tom Musil is quoted.

“Target Profits Down, Sales Flat as Expected,” KSTP, Aug. 21. Vang is quoted.

“Boosting property values on light rail lines,” Finance and Commerce, Aug. 21. Director of real estate programs Herb Tousley is quoted.

“New St. Thomas Dean To Build Bridges With Health Care Sector,” Twin Cities Business, Aug. 22.

“Outside Consultant: Taking on website spam attacks,” Star Tribune, Aug. 24. Porter is quoted.

“Ad agency's name is also a business model,” Star Tribune, Aug. 25. Porter is quoted.


School of Engineering

“Vote on 'Green Community Program' for MSP set for Monday,” KSTP, Aug. 15. School of Engineering professor John Abraham is quoted.

“$25M Energy Program Likely Coming to MSP,” KSTP, Aug. 18. Abraham is quoted.

“Climate Cast,” MPR, Aug. 21. Abraham is featured.


School of Law

“In Anarae Schunk killing, prosecutor seeks harsher sentences,” Pioneer Press, Aug. 14. School of Law professor Mark Osler is quoted.

“Ferguson memorial turns into protest in Minneapolis,” MPR, Aug. 15. School of Law professor Nekima Levy-Pounds is quoted.

“Some worry that police-community tensions could erupt in Minneapolis,” MPR, Aug. 15. Levy-Pounds is quoted.

“It’s Time to Overhaul Clemency,” The New York Times, Aug. 18. Editorial featuring work by School of Law professor Mark Osler.

“Forum on Affordable Housing August 27,” Minneapolis Southside Pride, Aug. 18. Levy-Pounds is quoted.

“Preparing students to become global leaders and change agents,” Insight News, Aug. 21. Commentary by School of Law professor Artika Tyner.

“Q&A With Man Selected To Investigate Clergy Abuse,” KSTP, Aug. 25. School of Law professor Charles Reid is quoted.

“Archbishop urges prayer to combat black mass,” Our Sunday Visitor (PDF, page 4), Sept. 7. Reid is quoted.


In other news

“Minnesota State Fair fads, before purple bags and pickle hats,” Pioneer Press, Aug. 21.