See the CCAS faculty that received press coverage last month!
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Columbian College of Arts & Sciences: Faculty Getting Press
May 2021

Among the Columbian College faculty getting press during April were the following individuals:

Anthropology

Arts & Design

Dana Tai Soon Burgess was mentioned by Inside Higher Ed in the article “Students Seek Tangible Changes in Face of Anti-Asian Hate.

Biology

Economics

Diana Furchtgott-Roth spoke to Cheddar Business about the corporate tax rate and to Federal News Network’s “Federal Drive’’ in the segment “Should the government reinforce its plan for a backup global positioning system?’’ She authored the article “GPS is endangered by a misguided FCC decision made during the Trump administration,” for the Washington Post. She also spoke to Bloomberg about President Biden’s infrastructure plan.
Steven Hamilton co-authored the article “Our vaccine rollout is a disaster – here’s how to fix it,” for the Sydney Morning Herald. Additionally, he was quoted by the Sydney Morning Herald in the article “The central bank under fire: Has the RBA failed Australians?” and in the article “Did Australia get its vaccine strategy right?” He also co-authored the article “$20 billion and counting: the economic hit from vaccination delays is a very big deal,” for the Sydney Morning Herald.
Diane Lim was quoted by Marketplace in the article “Slow U.S. population growth stiffens economic headwinds.

English

Patricia Chu was quoted by Inside Higher Ed in the article “Students Seek Tangible Changes in Face of Anti-Asian Hate.

Geography

Elizabeth Chacko authored the article "Our Unwitting Autobiography," for Places Journal.  

History

Media & Public Affairs

Peter Loge was quoted by Deseret News in the article “Is America losing her civil religion?”; by Business Insider in the article “Trump's plan to start his own social media platform is doomed to failure, say experts”; and by Sinclair Broadcast Group in the article “Psaki says Biden believes 'protests must be peaceful.” He was also quoted by Business Insider in the article “Donald Trump says he doesn’t miss Twitter, which is ‘very boring.

Ethan Porter was quoted by Agence France-Presse in the article “‘Oldest’ political trick returns as gas prices become a front in US misinformation battle.

Frank Sesno authored the article “In A Time of Urgency and Hope, How Do We Move The Planet Forward?” for PBS.org. He was quoted by the Wall Street Journal in the article “NBC’s News Chief Pushes Streaming and Bets on Post-Trump Story Lines.

Philosophy

Vanessa Wills spoke to "Background Briefing with Ian Masters" KPFK Los Angeles Public Radio on the segment "We Cannot Police Our Way Out of Authoritarianism.” She was also quoted by the Guardian in the article “What the arrests of Beverly Hills residents say about the US Capitol attack.

Physics

Political Science

Regulatory Studies Center

Sociology

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