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In the News

 
Week of August 17
 
Week of August 3

    Ones to Watch: Real Estate

    UNO alumni Scott Gibson and Cheryl Fuselier were featured in the New Orleans CityBusiness story “Ones to Watch: Real Estate.” Content is for subscribers only.

    Thursday, August 3, 2017


    Red Swamp Crayfish in Michigan Similar to Nutria in Louisiana

    Jerry Howard, associate professor of biological sciences, was featured in the WWL-TV story “Red Swamp Crayfish in Michigan Similar to Nutria in Louisiana.”

    Thursday, August 3, 2017


    Affordable Housing Matters

    Ed Chervenak, director of the UNO Survey Research Center, appeared on Affordable Housing Matters with Norman Robinson on WLAE-TV.

    Thursday, August 3, 2017


    UNO Men’s Basketball Team to Play Teams from Costa Rica, Panama

    Mark Slessinger, UNO men’s basketball team, and UNO students Travin Thibodeaux and Michael Zeno were quoted in the New Orleans Advocate story “UNO Men’s Basketball Team to Play Teams from Costa Rica, Panama.”

    Sunday, August 6, 2017


    The New Progressives

    Ed Chervenak, director of the UNO Survey Research Center, was quoted in the Gambit story “The New Progressives.”

    Monday, August 7, 2017


    UNO Basketball Team Set to Take First Foreign Tour in School History

    Mark Slessinger, UNO men’s basketball team; and UNO students Travin Thibodeaux and Michael Zeno were quoted in the nola.com article “UNO Basketball Team Set to Take First Foreign Tour in School History.”

    Monday, August 7, 2017


    Anecdotal Pedagogy: Show Don’t Tell

    The essay “Anecdotal Pedagogy: Show Don’t Tell,” by Justin Maxwell, assistant professor of English, appeared in the Chronicle of Higher Education. Content is for subscribers only.

    Tuesday, August 8, 2017


    University of New Orleans Master’s in Education Ranks Among Top 30 Nationally

    Kim Martin Long, dean of the College of Liberal Arts, Education and Human Development, was quoted in the Biz New Orleans story “University of New Orleans Master’s in Education Ranks Among Top 30 Nationally.”

    Tuesday, August 8, 2017


 
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Week of June 29

    Louisiana Scientists, Students to Share $2.5 Million in BP Spill Fine Money

    Mark Kulp, associate professor of earth and environmental sciences; Marla Nelson, associate professor of planning and urban studies; Anna Brand, assistant professor of planning and urban studies; and Tara Lambeth, assistant director of UNO-CHART; were featured in the nola.com story “Louisiana Scientists, Students to Share $2.5 Million in BP Spill Fine Money.”

    Thursday, June 22, 2017


    WDSU-TV

    Two UNO-led research teams that are being funded by RESTORE Act grants were featured on WDSU-TV’s 4 p.m. newscast.

    Friday, June 23, 2017


    University of Louisiana Students to Pay More in Fees

    The Advocate article “University of Louisiana Students to Pay More in Fees.”

    Friday, June 23, 2017


    Students to Pay More at Most University of Louisiana Schools

    The Associated Press story “Students to Pay More at Most University of Louisiana Schools.”

    Friday, June 23, 2017


    New Orleans Mayor’s Race Has An Unusually Small Field, At Least for Now

    Ed Chervenak, director of the UNO Survey Research Center, was quoted in the New Orleans Advocate story “New Orleans Mayor’s Race Has An Unusually Small Field, At Least for Now.”

    Saturday, June 24, 2017


    UNO Research Get Oil Spill Awards

    Mark Kulp, associate professor of earth and environmental sciences; Marla Nelson, associate professor of planning and urban studies; Anna Brand, assistant professor of planning and urban studies; and Tara Lambeth, assistant director of UNO-CHART; were featured in the New Orleans Advocate story “UNO Research Get Oil Spill Awards.”

    Sunday, June 25, 2017


    Governor Edwards Urges Cassidy, Kennedy to Vote Against Senate’s Health Reform Bill

    Walter Lane, associate professor economics and finance, was featured in the Fox 8 story “Governor Edwards Urges Cassidy, Kennedy to Vote Against Senate’s Health Reform Bill.”

    Monday, June 26, 2017


    Crescent City Colleges Notes for June 28, 2017

    Damon Smith, assistant professor of mechanical engineering, was featured in the New Orleans Advocate story “Crescent City Colleges Notes for June 28, 2017.”

    Wednesday, June 28, 2017


    New Orleans: Condo Towers Rise in the Big Easy

    Research conducted by the Institute for Economic Development and Real Estate Research was featured in the Financial Times story “New Orleans: Condo Towers Rise in the Big Easy.”

    Sunday, June 18, 2017


 
Week of June 22
 
Week of June 15
 
Week of June 8

    City Tests Evacuation System for Start of Hurricane Season

    UNO’s Center for Hazards Assessment, Response and Technology was included in the 89.9 WWNO story “City Tests Evacuation System for Start of Hurricane Season.”

    Thursday, June 1, 2017


    Paris Accord is Non-Binding

    Walter Lane, associate professor of economics and finance, was interviewed live on WWL 870 AM by Tommy Tucker about the economic implications for the U.S. withdrawing from the Paris Accord.

    Friday, June 2, 2017


    Roy Washington Welcomed as Mentor for Young Braves Players

    UNO alumnus Brian Snitker was featured in the Cherokee Tribune & Ledger-News (Canton, Ga) story “Ron Washington Welcomed as Mentor for Young Braves Players.”

    Saturday, June 3, 2017


    UNO Opens Veterans Center for Students

    President John Nicklow; Faith Cutrera, veterans service coordinator; and Ann Lockridge, director of financial aid, were featured in the New Orleans Advocate article “UNO Opens Veterans Center for Students.”

    Sunday, June 4, 2017


    Smoothie King Says There's Still Room for More Stores in New Orleans

    Yvette Green, associate professor of HRT, was quoted in the New Orleans CityBusiness story “Smoothie King Says There’s Still Room for More Stores in New Orleans.”

    Thursday, June 8, 2017


 
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    Gentilly Messenger

    The Gentilly Messenger story “Author, Sociologist Arlie Russell Hochschild to Speak at University of New Orleans.”

    Thursday, January 12, 2017


    Chicago Tribune

    A biography of Constance Fenimore Woolson by Anne Boyd Rioux, assistant professor of English, was named one of the best books of 2016 by the Chicago Tribune.

    Thursday, January 12, 2017


    WWL 870 AM

    Ed Chervenak, political science instructor, was interviewed live on WWL 870 AM by Dave Cohen about U.S.-Russia relations.

    Thursday, January 12, 2017


    What Are the Odds? Mom, Dad and Son All Share A Birthday

    Tumulesh Solanky, professor of mathematics, was quoted in The Associated Press story “What Are the Odds? Mom, Dad and Son All Share A Birthday.”

    Friday, January 13, 2017


    UNO Interns Hired After GE Partnership

    Ted Holmberg, UNO computer science industry liaison, was included in the New Orleans Advocate story “UNO Interns Hired After GE Partnership.”

    Sunday, January 15, 2017


    WDSU-TV

    Ed Chervenak, political science instructor, was interviewed on WDSU-TV’s The Hot Seat about the incoming Trump administration. 

    Sunday, January 15, 2017


    WWL-TV

    Ed Chervenak, director of the Survey Research Center, was interviewed live on WWL-TV’s Eyewitness Morning News. 

    Tuesday, January 17, 2017


 
Week of January 12
 
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Week of December 8

    WWL-TV's Eyewitness News

    Mark Slessinger, head men's basketball coach, appeared live on WWL-TV's Eyewitness News to discuss the Privateers home game against Tulane.

    Tuesday, November 29, 2016


    Mother Catherine Seals and the Temple of the Innocent Blood

    Ryan Gray, assistant professor of anthropology, was included in the 89.9 WWNO story "Mother Catherine Seals and the Temple of the Innocent Blood."

    Thursday, December 1, 2016


    WWL-TV Verifies Allegations in Senate Campaign Ads

    Walter Lane, associate professor of economics and finance, was included in the WWL-TV story "WWL-TV Verifies Allegations in Senate Campaign Ads."

    Thursday, December 1, 2016


    NO Announces New Arts School's Director

    Charles Taylor, professor of music, and President John Nicklow were included in the New Orleans Advocate story "UNO Announces New Arts School's Director."

    Sunday, December 4, 2016


    The Gambit

    UNO's Midlo Center for New Orleans Studies was given a thumbs up from The Gambit for receiving a grant from the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities.

    Monday, December 5, 2016


 
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Week of September 8

    UNO to Host Fourth Engineering Forum

    Parviz Rastgoufard, professor of electrical engineering, was quoted in the New Orleans CityBusiness story “UNO to Host Fourth Engineering Forum.”

    Friday, September 2, 2016


    People to Watch

    President John Nicklow was featured in New Orleans Magazine’s “People to Watch.”

    Friday, September 2, 2016


    UNO Gets $100,000 for Engineering School

    The New Orleans Advocate story “UNO Gets $100,000 for Engineering School.”

    Sunday, September 4, 2016


    The Hot Seat

    Ed Chervenak, political science instructor, was interviewed on WDSU-TV’s “The Hot Seat” about national, state and local politics. 

    Sunday, September 4, 2016


    Bangladeshi Scientist Works to Turn Algae into Biofuel

    Tamjidul Hoque, assistant professor of computer science, featured in the Dhaka (Bangladesh) Tribune story “Bangladeshi Scientist Works to Turn Algae into Biofuel.”

    Monday, September 5, 2016


    Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down

    UNO alumnus Mark Romig was featured in The Gambit’s “Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down.”

    Tuesday, September 6, 2016


    Walter Lane on WWL 870 AM

    Walter Lane, associate professor of economics and finance, was interviewed live on WWL 870 AM by Garland Robinette about the IRS hardship waiver for disaster victims.Starts at 2:30.

    Tuesday, September 6, 2016


    Calling Life By Its Rightful Name

    The essay “Calling Life By Its Rightful Name,” written by Niyi Osundare, professor of English, appeared in the Sahara Reporters

    Wednesday, September 7, 2016


    Nuestro Pueblo on NOLA.com

    Journalist Sonia Nazario’s appearance at UNO this month will be featured in the Nuestro Pueblo column on NOLA.com.

    Wednesday, September 7, 2016


    Mars Rover Replica to Visit UNO

    The Mars Curiosity Rover replica, which will be on public display at UNO, was featured in the Fox8Live.com story “Mars Rover Replica to Visit UNO.”

    Wednesday, September 7, 2016


 
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    Terrebonne Facilities Task Force Wants More Information

    Division of Planning director, was included in the (Thibodaux) Daily Comet story "Terrebonne Facilities Task Force Wants More Information."

    Wednesday, January 20, 2016


    The Greater New Orleans Science and Engineering Fair

    The Greater New Orleans Science and Engineering Fair, held annually at UNO, was featured in Biz New Orleans.

    Thursday, January 21, 2016


    Drummer Jamal Batiste Making Name in Music and On Screen

    Jamal Batiste was featured in the NOLA.com story "Drummer Jamal Batiste Making Name in Music and On Screen."

    Thursday, January 21, 2016


    Port Tampa Bay Hopes to Benefit from Expanded Panama Canal

    Asaf Ashar, associate director of UNO's National Ports and Waterways Institute, was quoted in the Tampa Bay Times story "Port Tampa Bay Hopes to Benefit from Expanded Panama Canal."

    Friday, January 22, 2016


    The Last Waltz at the Musée Conti Wax Museum

    UNO alumna Peg Culligan was featured in the 89.9 WWNO story "The Last Waltz at the Musée Conti Wax Museum."

    Friday, January 22, 2016


    George Ioup, Longtime Physics Professor at UNO, Dies at 76

    Steve Johnson, dean of the College of Sciences, and Kevin Stokes, professor of physics, were included in the New Orleans Advocate story "George Ioup, Longtime Physics Professor at UNO, Dies at 76."

    Saturday, January 23, 2016


    The 411

    Beth Blankenship, coordinator of the Center for Teaching Innovation, was interviewed on WGNO's "The 411."

    Sunday, January 24, 2016


    Navy Gives $1 Million Grant

    Mahdi Abdelguerfi, professor of computer science, was quoted in the New Orleans Advocate story "Navy Gives $1 Million Grant."

    Sunday, January 24, 2016


    Navy Gives University of New Orleans Nearly $1 Million Grant

    Mahdi Abdelguerfi, professor of computer science, was included in The Associated Press story "Navy Gives University of New Orleans Nearly $1 Million Grant."

    Monday, January 25, 2016


    UNO Receives $1 Million Grant from the Navy

    Mahdi Abdelguerfi, professor of computer science, was quoted in the NOLA.com story "UNO Receives $1 Million Grant from the Navy."

    Monday, January 25, 2016


    Center for Environmental Informatics

    A new grant secured by the Center for Environmental Informatics was featured on WDSU-TV.

    Monday, January 25, 2016


    Center for Environmental Informatics

    Mahdi Abdelguerfi, professor of computer science, was quoted in the New Orleans Advocate story "Navy Gives $1 Million Grant."

    Monday, January 25, 2016


    UNO Struggling to Recover Since Katrina

    The New Orleans Advocate story "UNO Struggling to Recover Since Katrina."

    Tuesday, January 26, 2016


    Hillary Clinton's email scandal

    Ed Chervenak, political science instructor, was interviewed live on WWL 870 AM by Garland Robinette about Hillary Clinton's email scandal. Starts at 16:25.

    Tuesday, January 26, 2016


    UNO Gets $260K to Improve City's Evacuation Plan

    UNO's Center for Hazards Assessment, Response and Technology was featured in the WGNO.com story "UNO Gets $260K to Improve City's Evacuation Plan."

    Wednesday, January 27, 2016


 
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