Charles Rose, professor of law, is quoted in the Aug. 20 Washington Times article, “Cops cleared more than 400 times each year for justified homicides.” Rose spoke with China Radio Aug. 19 about the Ferguson, Mo., case, protests and civil unrest in the wake of a police shooting there that resulted in the death of a man suspected of robbery.
Paul Croce, professor of history and American studies, was quoted in the article, “Analysis: Do endorsements influence voters?” on TCPalm Aug. 17. Additional Coverage: The Tampa Tribune.
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Faculty researchers at the University of North Florida will be engaging faculty and students at Stetson and other universities on interdisciplinary collaborations built around single-crystal X-ray diffractometer, a high-tech instrument used for determining the structure of small molecules and macromolecules, according to Newswise, Aug. 19. UNF was awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation’s Major Research Instrumentation program.
Stetson was mentioned as a hidden gem in the article, “Off the Beach-Beaten Path: East Central Florida,” in about travel.
The Orlando Sentinel reported that Brandi Anderson, daughter of a 9-11 victim, had Stetson as her top college choice in the article, “Years after 9-11, war’s kids can’t bury parents’ loss,” on Aug. 14.
Dixon Sutherland, professor of religious studies, was quoted in “Family, community gather to remember Daytona Beach leader in civil rights, education,” in The Daytona Beach News Journal on Aug.16.
Richard Medlin, professor of psychology, was quoted in the article, Homeschooling for Critical Consciousness, on Truth Out Aug. 14.
Advocacy Teaching reports on Aug. 18 that Stephanie Vaughan and Charles Rose, professors of law, conducted intensive Teacher Advocacy Training (TAT) for two days at the University of Buffalo Law School.
Business Observer issued an article entitled, Family Expert, on Gregory McCann, professor of Family Enterprise; director of the Family Enterprise Center; thought leader on leadership development (FEC/EMBA), on Aug.15.
News 13 reported that Stetson University has partnered with Westside Elementary School to support gender-specific fifth grade classes on Aug.18.
Mark Powell, associate professor of English, presented his new novel as reported in The Mountaineer on Aug. 20.
The Financial and News Daily Record published an article on Bill Watson and his real estate firm and its success over the past five decades on Aug. 20.
According to an Aug. 12 news release, Law alumna A. Courtney Cox has been promoted to Vice President, Litigation, at WellCare.
Law alumnus Woody Pollack of GrayRobinson P.A. has been named vice chair of the Florida Bar Business Law Section Intellectual Property Committee, according to an Aug. 7 news release.
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T. Wayne Bailey, Ph.D., professor of political science, was quoted in the Daytona Beach News-Journal article, Absentee voting in Volusia, Flagler counties reaches record levels, on August 3. Bailey also was quoted in a July 31 Daytona Beach News-Journal article, Standing up for elections without party labels.
Jason Bent, professor of law, was interviewed on CNBC on the McDonald's liability ruling has run in NBC, the Toronto Telegraph and others.
Chris Ferguson, Ph.D., associate professor and chair of psychology, was quoted in New York Magazine Aug. 6 regarding the lack of evidence linking violent video games with criminal violence. Ferguson also published an article in The Psychologist (UK) regarding the public's perception of a link between video game violence and criminal violence even though research disputes any link. A similar article was published in International Human Press on Aug. 3.
News of Stetson University launching a new dual degree J.D. and LL.M. in Advocacy has run Aug. 5 in the national news wire in placements across the country and regionally in the Tampa Bay Business Journal.
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Legal Theory Blog referenced Ciara Torres-Spelliscy, professor of law, in the article, Torres-Spelliscy on the Parallels Between Establishment Clause & Campaign Finance Jurisprudence, on August 4.
Joshua Rust, Ph.D., associate professor of philosophy, was quoted in the article, Academic Urban Legends, on Inside Higher Ed on August 6.
Lucille Williams-Fernandez, junior student, was announced to be one of the newest interns in Cayman Island Health Ministry, according to iNews on August 3. Additional Information: RadioCayman.