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Newsmakers : January 2013


Inside Fordham Online is proud to highlight faculty and staff who have recently
provided commentary in the news media. Congratulations for bringing the University
to the attention of a broad audience.

William F. Baker, Ph.D.,
Claudio Aquaviva Chair and Journalist-in-Residence, GSE,

Romney, If You’re Serious About Deficit Reduction, Leave Big Bird Alone,” The Nation, October 11

Robin Andersen, Ph.D.,

professor of communication and media studies and director of the Peace and Justice Studies Program, A&S,

Mediating the Past: Treme and the Stories of the Storm,” Antenna, November 14

Tom Beaudoin, Ph.D.,

associate professor of practical theology, GRE,

Twitter Faithful Await Pope Benedict’s Words,” USA Today, December 11

Charles C. Camosy, Ph.D.,

assistant professor of theology, A&S,

Two Major Abortion Fails,” Catholic Moral Theology, December 3

Leonard Cassuto, Ph.D.,

professor of English, A&S,

What if We Made Fewer Ph.D.’s?The Chronicle of Higher Education, December 3

James Cohen,

associate professor of law, LAW,

Tennis Referee Murder Case Dismissed in California,” Associated Press, December 1

Mark Conrad, Ph.D.,

professor of legal and ethical studies, LAW,

Texas Football Leads the Way Among Cash Cows, but Most Schools are Lucky to Break Even,” Star-Telegram, December 4

College Football: Why Pressure to Win is so Big,” CNBC, December 1

Deborah W. Denno, Ph.D.,

Arthur A. McGivney Professor of Law, LAW,

Ronald Post, Obese Death Row Inmate, Fights Execution in Ohio,” The Huffington Post, December 5

John Finnerty, Ph.D.,

professor of finance, BUS,

Raiding Claims Keep Broker Recruiting in Check,”, December 7

Celia B. Fisher, Ph.D.,

Marie Ward Doty Professor of Psychology, director of the Fordham Center for Ethics Education, and professor of psychology, A&S,

Experts Split on Getting Involved,” New York Post, December 5

Heather Gautney, Ph.D.,

assistant professor of sociology, A&S,

Evacuate Earth,” National Geographic, December 2

Karen J. Greenberg, Ph.D.,

director of the Center on National Security, LAW,

US Official Points to End of ‘War on Terror’,” Al Jazeera, December 1

Susan Greenfield, Ph.D.,

associate professor of English, A&S,

Jane Austen Weekly: The Truth About Irony,” The Huffington Post, December 7

Cristina Greer, Ph.D.,

assistant professor of political science, A&S,

Stop and Frisk Report,” Inside Out Reports, December 3

Bloomberg, Cuomo Urge Feds to Lend Financial Hand for Sandy Relief,” am New York, November 26

Quamrul Haider, Ph.D.,

professor and chairman of the physics department, A&S,

Sandy Made My Vote Count,” The Daily Star, November 12

Tanya Hernandez, Ph.D.,
professor of law, LAW,

Racial Discrimination: Latin America Versus U.S.,” Diversity Executive, December 5

William E. Jaworski, Ph.D.,

associate professor and associate chair of undergraduate philosophy, A&S,

To Parents, Youth Sports an ‘Athletic Arms Race’,” Rapid City Journal, November 23

Paul Levinson, Ph.D.,

professor of communication and media studies, A&S,

Evacuate Earth,” National Geographic, December 2

Kindle Burns Up Sales Records,” Tech News World, November 27

Allan Luks,

director for the Fordham Center for Nonprofit Leaders, GSS,

The Science Behind Getting What You Want,” The Huffington Post, November 12

Matthew Maguire, M.F.A.,

professor of theatre and director of Fordham’s theatre program, A&S,

Into the Wild, Onto the Stage,” LA Stage Times, November 29

When Escaping in Rome, Do as the Wild Man Does,” The New York Times, November 19

Carl Minzner,

assistant professor of law, LAW,

The Social Pressures are Real,” The New York Times, November 23

Mark Naison, Ph.D.,

professor of African and African American Studies and history and principal investigator of the Bronx African American History Project (BAAHP), A&S,

Hope for Embattled Educators,” L.A. Progressive, December 3

South by South Bronx Festival Revels in the Art and Politics of Hip-Hop,” DNAinfo, December 3

Philip M. Napoli, Ph.D.,

professor of communication and media management and director of the Donald McGannon Communication Research Center, BUS,

Cambridge’s Bluefin Labs Decodes Social Media Chatter,” The Boston Globe, November 25

Costas Panagopoulos, Ph.D.,

associate professor of political science, A&S,

Leveling Fields for the Little Guy,”, December 3

Aristotle Papanikolaou, Ph.D.,

professor of theology and co-founding director of the Orthodox Christian Studies Center, A&S,

Aristotle Papanikolaou: The Mystical as Political,” Greek News, December 2

Christiana Peppard, Ph.D.,

assistant professor of theology and science, A&S,

Where’s My Flying Car? Science’s Promises Broken,” Fox, December 1

The ‘Green’ Pope: Benedict’s Calls for Creation Care Earn Notice,” Catholic San Francisco, November 28

Amid Sandy, Symposium Pairs Papal Teaching and Climate Change,” National Catholic Reporter, November 20

Mike Plugh,

lecturer of communication and media studies, A&S,

Amazon Creates Safe Haven for Kids on Kindle Fire,” Tech News Now, December 6

Mitchell Rabinowitz, Ph.D.,

professor of education and chair of the Division of Psychological and Educational Services, GSE,

Will France Say Au Revoir to Homework?,” Take Part, December 5

Chris Rhomberg, Ph.D.,

associate professor of sociology, A&S,

Unions Seeking Comeback: Obama ‘Owes Them Big Time’,” CNBC, November 13

Susan Scafidi,

professor of law, LAW,

As Gucci Carries on to Go Immediately after Guess for Trademark Infringement,” Beauty, Fashion, Lifestyle And Romance For Men And Women, December 4

Janet Sternberg, Ph.D.,

assistant professor of communication and media studies, A&S,

Happy 20th Birthday, Text Messaging,” KPCC, December 3

Tragedy and Twitter,” Emerson College ECommunications Thoughts, December 1

PetraeusScandal Just More Evidenceof Online Stupidity,”, November 18

Low-Tech E-Mail Trickery at Play in Petraeus Scandal,” CIO Today, November 16

Lance Strate, Ph.D.,

professor of communication and media studies, A&S,

T-Mobile May Pull Off a Painless iPhone Launch,” E-Commerce Times, December 7

TV Broadcast News: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly,” International Business Times, November 10

Nicholas Tampio, Ph.D.,

assistant professor of political science, A&S,

“Regain the Heritage of the Enlightenment in the Context of Globalization,” Chinese Social Sciences Today, December 5

Steven Thel,

Wormser Professor of Law, LAW,

Netflix Faces SEC Probe Over Facebook Post,” KVIA via CNN, December 7

Jay C. Wade, Ph.D.,

associate professor of psychology, A&S,

Column: Chiefs Got Past Game, but Still Must Heal,”, December 5


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