More In the News
- Hawkapella in Hartford Magazine, Educational Main Street on Fox CT News, Pier on WLIS-AM, and More
- Media Coverage of former Hartt School Dean Malcolm Morrison’s Passing
- Sekou on NBC Connecticut, Matacin on Fox CT, Parker in Hartford Courant, and More
- Pence in Journal Inquirer, Kelly in Seasons magazine, Goldstein in Slate.com, and More
Pence in Journal Inquirer, Kelly in Seasons magazine, Goldstein in Slate.com, and More
Laura Pence, professor of chemistry in the College of Arts and Sciences, had an opinioin article published in the Journal Inquirer newspaper, based in Manchester, on Thursday, Oct. 31. The article talked about mitigation and adaptation steps that officials and individuals need to take to address the potential for more super storms like Sandy. Click here to read her article.
Lynne Kelly, professor and director of the School of Communication in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an article on “Teaching Emotional Intelligence” in the Autumn 2013 issue of Seasons magazine. The article also included a quote from Linda Schultz, former associate director of career development and education in the Office of Student Affairs. Click here and scroll to page 34 to see the article.
Mitchell Weiss, an adjunct faculty member in the Barney School of Business, was quoted in a FOX Business.com story, posted on Tuesday, Oct. 29, about Spring 2013 college graduates who are facing the end of the grace period on repayment of their student loans. Click here to read the article.
The MetroHartford Alliance’s Daily Brief email newsletter highlighted the news that the Barney School of Business was named one of the top 295 business schools in the nation by the Princeton Review. This news was posted in the Tuesday, Oct. 29, issue of the email newsletter.
Sean Newcomb, a junior on the Hartford Hawks baseball team, could be among the top 20 players picked in the Major League Baseball amateur draft next summer, according to a story in Through the Fence Baseball. “Newcomb has the size and fastball velocity that teams covet. In terms of delivery and frame, he is drawing comparisons to Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester,” notes the report, which can be read by clicking here.
The Connecticut Mirror.org did a story about a forum on whether college graduates were actually being trained in the skills they need for today’s workplace, held at the University of Hartford on Monday, Oct. 21. The story included a photo of University of Hartford junior Brady Sheets, who was listening to the discussion. Among the panelists were John Kniering, director of career services in the University of Hartford’s Office of Student Affairs. Click here to read the story.
Warren Goldstein, professor and chair of the history department in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted extensively in a Slate.com article on an exhibition of rare photographs from the early history of baseball. The collection of 19th century studio portraits, photographs, and drawings maintained by A.G. Spalding is on exhibit at the New York Public Library. Click here to read the article, which was posted on Tuesday, Oct. 22.
In addition, For the Love of Physics, book that Goldstein co-wrote with Harvard physicist Walter Lewin, was given a strongly positive review by Bill Gates that was recently reposted on his “The Gates Notes” web site on Friday, Oct. 25. Click here to see the review.