In the Media: January, 2017

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Jan. 31, 2017 - Design 2 Part News
George Haley, professor of marketing and director of the Center for International Industry Competitiveness, comments on President Trump’s concerted efforts to return manufacturing to the U.S. Apple will be making changes to start making their computers and iPhones on American land, and not in China.
Jan. 30, 2017 - Fit Small Business
Subroto Roy, professor of marketing, provides several research-driven tips to help your fundraising endeavor.
Jan. 30, 2017 - The Hill
Patrick Gourley, assistant professor of economics, comments on President Trump’s executive order mandating withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
Jan. 27, 2017 - The Guardian
Howard Stoffer, associate professor of criminal justice, comments on draft executive orders reducing US funding to the United Nations and other international nations.
Jan. 25, 2017 - Fox-61 CT
David Sloane, professor of English, comments on Amazon’s best-selling book, “1984”. First published in 1949 and imagining a future authoritarian society, "1984" is widely regarded as one of the most influential novels of the 20th century.
Jan. 25, 2017 - Collective Evolution
Researchers from the department of biology and environmental science developed a study that found that stevia whole leaf extract, as an individual agent, was effective against Lyme disease. The study is titled, “Effectiveness of Stevia Rebaudiana Whole Leaf Extract Against the Morphological Forms of Borrelia Burgdorferi in Vitro.”
Jan. 23, 2017 - Connecticut Health I-Team
Susan Campbell, distinguished lecturer in communications, comments on the women’s march that occurred the day after the 45th president, Donald Trump, was inaugurated as president. The march was to push for women’s rights and to protest the new president.
Jan. 22, 2017 - Fox 61-CT
Matt Schmidt, assistant professor of national security and political science, discusses Russian President Vladimir Putin and what his country’s meddling had to do with the U.S. presidential election.
Jan. 20, 2017 - La Opinion
Josh Sandman, professor of political science, comments on the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump in this Spanish publication.
Jan. 20, 2017 - Hartford Courant
Susan Campbell, distinguished lecturer in communications, comments on adopted children and access to their birth records.
Jan. 20, 2017 - The Crime Report
William Carbone, director of the Tow Youth Justice Institute, comments on the governor’s new attempt at a groundbreaking juvenile justice reform effort this year, pushing to raise the age at which most young offenders go before an adult court to 21. The story was featured in other publications nationally.
Jan. 20, 2017 - New Haven Register
William Carbone, senior lecturer in criminal justice and director of experiential education, comments on recommendations set out by the Juvenile Justice Policy and Oversight Committee that plans to treat 18-, 19-, and 20-year olds as juveniles not adults in the criminal justice system.
Jan. 19, 2017 - Citizen-Times
John DeCarlo, associate professor of criminal justice, comments on the increasing number of women now working in law enforcement.
Jan. 19, 2017 - CT News Junkie
Joshua Sandman, professor of political science, comments on the reasons why Hillary Clinton lost the presidential election and says they relate to an ineffective campaign, not Russian interference.
Jan. 19, 2017 - 
Matt DeRienzo, adjunct professor of communications, comments on how advertisements can be targeted to specific audiences based on what websites they’re visiting and their search history.
Jan. 18, 2017 - New Scientist
Nikodem Poplawski, senior lecturer and physics coordinator, comments on the infinity of other “worlds” in our universe, where they are, and if we can locate them. In order to read the full article, you must subscribe to the publication.
Jan. 17, 2017 - New Haven Register
Remembering MLK
Bishop John Selders, pastor at the Amistad United Church of Christ in Hartford, speaks about social justice and leadership development and organizing at the University of New Haven’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance at the University of New Haven’s Myatt Center for Diversity and Inclusion Monday in West Haven. (Link not available)
Jan. 17, 2017 - Huffington Post
Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts was featured as one of the best college art museums in Connecticut.
Jan. 17, 2017 - Fast Company
Stuart Sidle, associate provost for strategic initiatives and director of the industrial-organizational psychology program, comments that people who employ their good habits could face issues as career situations change.
Jan. 15, 2-017 - WTIC Fox 61-TV
Matthew Schmidt, assistant professor of national security and political science, comments on Russia’s use of hacking in the U.S. presidential election. Schmidt, who is an expert on Russian affairs, comments on Putin’s endgame.
Jan. 15, 2017 - The Hill 
After President-elect Trump was critical of civil rights leader U.S. Congressman John Lewis, Susan Campbell, distinguished lecturer in communications, compares the differences in their lives. The story was picked up by several publications nationally.
Jan. 15, 2017 - New Haven Register
Joshua Sandman, professor of political science, writes an op-ed commenting on whether President-elect Trump will keep his campaign promises as he sets out on his first term as President.
Jan. 13, 2017 - CNNI
Jeff Beatty, lecturer in national security and former CIA counter terrorism officer, comments on the relationship between the president-elect and the intelligence community. / Transcript
Jan. 12, 2017 - SC Media
Abe Baggili, founder of the Cyber Forensics Research Group and associate professor and assistant dean of electrical and computer engineering, comments on anonymity being a huge concern in the digital forensics process.
Jan. 12, 2017 - Daily Nutmeg
Steven H. Kaplan, president of the University of New Haven, discusses the history of the university and how it has grown in the recent decade.
Jan. 11, 2017 - WJBF News 6 Augusta
The University of New Haven Cyber Forensics students are collecting evidence from seized drones to help law enforcement determine who the owner is and if they’ve been illegally flown. The information collected by the students will help solve cyber breaches and privacy hacks. Abe Baggili, associate professor and assistant dean of electrical and computer engineering, assists the students in this project.
Jan. 11, 2017 - Connecticut Jewish Ledger 
Judith Alter Kallman of Greenwich was awarded a Doctor of Human Letters at the University of New Haven Winter Commencement on Sunday, Dec. 18. In an address to the 400 people in attendance at the graduation, Kallman spoke about the importance of inclusion and how quickly hate can spread from the act of bullying. Kallman is the author of “A Candle in the Heart”, which chronicles her childhood growing up in German-occupied Europe during World War II.
Jan. 11, 2017 - WTNH-TV8
Matt Schmidt, assistant professor of national security, says  Connecticut senators wanted to establish a record of proposed candidates’ answers at Senate confirmation hearings for  president-elect Trump’s cabinet nominees.
Jan. 11, 2017 - WTIC Fox 61-TV
Summer McGee, bioethicist, director of the MS in Healthcare Administration program, and associate professor of management, comments on pain management contracts between physicians and patients being prescribed opioid medications.
Jan. 11, 2017 - WTIC Fox 61-TV
Matt Schmidt, assistant professor of national security, comments on Trump’s relationship with Russia.
Jan. 10, 2017 - New Haven Register
A state-of-the-art academic building at the University of New Haven is set to open in 2019, and will be named after Samuel S. Bergami Jr. and Lois Bergami, longtime university benefactors.
Jan. 10, 2017 - WTNH-TV8
Nearly 500 West Haven fourth graders attended University of New Haven’s “Class at Court”. The event connects the college’s women’s basketball team with community children to teach a number of elementary subjects such as writing, fractions and science and to expose them to college at an early age.
Jan. 9, 2017 - WTNH-TV8
The University of New Haven Cyber Forensics students are collecting evidence from seized drones to help law enforcement determine who the owner is and if they’ve been illegally flown. The information collected by the students will help solve cyber breaches and privacy hacks. This story was also featured on local news networks around the country.
Jan. 9, 2017 - The Christian Science Monitor
Alice Fischer, professor of electrical and computer engineering and computer science, comments on Google’s self-driving cars.
Jan. 8, 2017 - The Olympian
Susan Campbell, distinguished lecturer in communications, will march along with others across the country at the Women’s March on Washington, scheduled for the day after the Presidential Inauguration. The article was featured in several Asian publications as well as publications around the country.
Jan. 6, 2017 - Computer World
Alan MacDougall, director of educational technology, comments on a new law in France giving workers the ‘right to disconnect’ from e-mail, messaging, and calls after work. The article was also featured in a German publication, as well as publications around the country.
Jan. 6, 2017 - WTNH-TV8
Henry Lee, renowned forensic scientist and founder of the Henry C. Lee Institute, comments on the 1990’s double murder case in Beverly Hills. Lyle and Erik Menendez shot both their parents and Lee was asked to examine the forensic evidence.
Jan. 6, 2017 - WFSB-TV3
Michael Clark, senior lecturer in criminal justice and former FBI special agent, comments on the Fort Lauderdale Airport shooting that killed five people and injured eight.
Jan. 5, 2017 - New England Public Radio
Susan Campbell, distinguished lecturer in communications, comments on laws and attitudes towards poverty and homelessness in New England states.
Jan. 4, 2017 - WTNH-TV8
Ronald Kuntze, associate professor of marketing and director of the non-profit institute, comments on the best deals for consumers in January.
Jan. 3, 2017 - WTNH-TV8
Ronald Kuntze, associate professor of marketing and director of the non-profit institute, comments on how consumers can stretch their dollar if they plan their spending now for the year.
Jan. 3, 2017 - Red Carpet Crash
Henry Lee, renowned forensic scientist and founder of the Henry C. Lee Institute, is featured in a new six part docu-series about the O.J. Simpson trial. Narrated by Emmy Award-winning actor and activist Martin Sheen, and featuring exclusive new interviews with the families of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman, the series follows investigators as they re-open the case that captivated the world, exposing the facts that were overlooked by authorities and questioning and dissecting each pivotal move in the original investigation. The series will be featured on Investigation Discovery (ID). The story was picked up nationally by publications including Star-Telegram and DFW.com.
Jan. 2, 2017 - Planet Experts
John Kelly, associate professor of biology and environmental science, comments on the first ever aquatic map created of the western United States. This includes every animal in all rivers, lakes, streams, brooks, and creeks west of the Mississippi.
Jan. 2, 2017 - CNN
Jeff Beatty, lecturer in national security and former CIA counter terrorism officer, comments on the latest information on the alleged Russian malware and president-elect Trump’s response.
Jan. 1, 2017 - CNN
Jeff Beatty, lecturer in national security and former FBI special agent, comments on Russian malware and the president-elect’s response.
Jan. 1, 2017 - Firehouse Magazine
Wayne Sandford, lecturer in fire science and professional studies, comments on drones being used as a new tool for firefighters to locate people and fires more quickly, and possibly even transport lifesaving equipment to people in danger.
Jan. 1, 2017 - American Recycler 
Agamemnon Koutsospyros, associate professor and graduate coordinator of environmental engineering, comments on the benefits of anaerobic digestion systems to the environment.