See the CCAS faculty that received press coverage last month!
See the CCAS faculty that received press coverage last month!
Columbian College of Arts & Sciences: Faculty Getting Press
August 2022

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

American Studies

Biology

R. Alexander Pyron was quoted by Newsweek in the article “Have Burmese Pythons Expanded Their Range in Florida?” His research was featured by Science Daily in the article “Three new species of black-bellied salamander found in southern Appalachian Mountains.” 

Classical and Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

Christopher Rollston was quoted by Israel’s Haaretz in the article “Controversy Rages Over ‘Jerusalem Curse’ Inscription.”

Data, Democracy, and Politics

Economics

Joann Weiner was quoted by Newsweek in the article “Is Inflation Coming Down? What Falling Gas Prices Mean for Economy” and Nexstar Media Group in the article “US leaders work to stabilize struggling economy.”

Geography

Photographs taken by Dan Malouff were featured by Greater Greater Washington in the article “Photo Friday: View from above.”

History

Denver Brunsman authored the letter “George Washington University’s Name Is ‘Off Limits’ for Renaming” to the editor of The Wall Street Journal.

Mathematics

Robert Won appeared on the July 8th and July 11th airings of Jeopardy! on WJLA-TV ABC.

Media and Public Affairs

Imani M. Cheers was featured by C-SPAN for speaking at the National Cannabis Policy Summit. Her “Framing Fatherhood’’ exhibit was featured by The Washington Post in the article “In the galleries: Women view environmental issues via imagery” and WTOP-FM in the article “George Washington University exhibit celebrates Black fatherhood.”
Jesse Holland appeared as a guest host on the “Doris Meissner on the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986” segment on C-SPAN. He spoke to WYPR-FM, Baltimore about the Supreme Court under Chief Justice John Roberts. (1, 2). He also spoke to KDLG in the segment “Jan. 6 committee holds its last hearing into Capitol riot.” He authored the article “On 'Star Trek,' Nichelle Nichols boldly went where no Black woman had gone before” for MSNBC.
Peter Loge was quoted by Politico Pro about the use of Jan. 6 images in political advertising.
Janet Steele authored the article “Ahmad Lutfi Othman – the journalist I knew” for MalaysiaKini.
Megan K. Stack authored the article “Let’s Not Pretend We’re Keeping Our Promises on Asylum” for The New York Times.

Political Science

Sarah Binder spoke to Bloomberg Radio about congressional priorities. She was quoted by Reuters in the article “Analysis - Biden, Democrats Need Moderate Republican Powell To Fight Inflation.”
Bruce Dickson was quoted by The Christian Science Monitor in the article “Frozen bank accounts and unfinished homes: China’s ‘desperate situation.’
Henry Nau authored the article “Why Reagan Matters” for National Review.
Christopher Warshaw was quoted by The Associated Press in the article “Abortion ruling puts spotlight on gerrymandered legislatures.”

Public Policy and Public Administration

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