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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


 
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    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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    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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