February 2017: Fit to Print
Pace University faculty and staff are weighing in on the inauguration, Amazon technology, cybersecurity, art that reflects the beauty standards of the past, and other interesting news.
Dyson Professor David Caputo, PhD, was quoted in the entertainment trade magazine Variety about Trump’s contentious relationship with the media, and his stance against CNN. He was also quoted in a New York Daily News article concerning Trump’s cabinet picks. He was also quoted in a San Francisco Chronicle article about Trump’s inaugural speech.
Dyson Associate Professor Satish Kolluri, PhD, and Confucius Institute Executive Director and Dyson Professor Joseph Lee, PhD, co-edited the book Hong Kong and Bollywood: Globalization of Asian Cinemas, for academic publishing company Palgrave Macmillan. The comparative study of two fast-growing Asian film industries examines issues of cinema globalization, glocalization, and transnationalism, and the challenges they pose to Hollywood.
Lubin Professor and eLab Director Bruce Bachenheimer was invited by IBM to serve on a National Retail Foundation (NRF) Influencer Roundtable titled “The Future of Retail: How Cloud + Cognitive Technology is Transforming the Retail Industry and Driving New Opportunities for Businesses and Consumers” on January 16. Bachenheimer was also asked to develop a program, give the kickoff webinar, and coach mentors of a program called Challenge 2030, which celebrates the bicentennial of the New York Academy of Sciences. Additionally, Bachenheimer was invited by Wipro to give a webinar on entrepreneurship. The webinar will be available to their employees globally.
Seidenberg Assistant Professor Darren Hayes, DPS was quoted in a USA Today article about the dangers of being hacked through bluetooth, Wi-Fi, third-party apps, and more.
Elisabeth Haub School of Law Assistant Dean for Career and Professional Development Jill Backer, JD, weighed in on the legal job market in a North County Public Radio podcast.
Lubin Professor and eLab Director Bruce Bachenheimer was quoted in a Fortune article concerning Amazon’s Echo technology.
Elisabeth Haub School of Law Professor Darren Rosenblum, JD, wrote an article for The New York Times on why students should leave their laptops at the classroom door. He also appeared on NBC’s TODAY to talk about why he won’t allow laptops in his classroom.
Elisabeth Haub School of Law Professor Randolph M. McLaughlin, JD, was quoted about the Supreme Court in a U.S. News & World Report article. He was also quoted in a Wall Street Journal article concerning two states considering letting lawmakers overrule certain court rulings. Also, he weighed in on Obama’s legacy in a Pittsburgh Post-Gazette article.
Lubin Professor Narendra C. Bhandari, PhD, was quoted in The Hill about Trump’s model for the American economy.
Lubin Professor John James, chairman of the Center for Global Governance, Reporting, and Regulation, was quoted in a Compliance Week article about Europe’s financial regulation post Brexit. He was also quoted in a Corporate Counsel article concerning an ex-compliance official who was arrested in spreading Volkswagen emissions. Also, he was quoted in a Boston Herald article concerning Trump’s potential effects on the auto industry.
Elisabeth Haub School of Law Professor Glenn Martin Miller, JD, was quoted in a CNBC article about increased immigration fees.
Dyson Assistant Professor Thalia Goldstein, PhD, co-wrote an article about the effects of violent movies on children for the Huffington Post.
Seidenberg Associate Dean and Professor James Gabberty, DPS was quoted in a Computerworld article about France’s “right to disconnect” law.
Lubin Professor Larry Chiagouris, PhD, weighed in on Trump’s brand in a Politico article.
Dyson Professor Janetta Benton, PhD, was quoted in a Washington Post article about art that illustrates beauty standards of eras past.
Karl Rabago, JD, executive director of the Pace Energy and Climate Center at the Elisabeth Haub School of Law, was quoted in a Journal News article about the Indian Point power plant.
Lubin Professor and eLab Director Bruce Bachenheimer was quoted in a Computerworld article about the potential repeal of Obamacare.
Dyson Senior Fellow John Cronin was featured in a CBS New York video about names proposed for the new Tappan Zee Bridge.
Lubin Professor Philip Cohen, JD, wrote an opinion article for The Hill concerning Trump’s questioning of the GOP tax plan.
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A National Powerhouse
The holiday season is in full swing, but Pace faculty are still hard at work researching and weighing in on a number of important issues. Grab a coffee and settle in, because this month’s Fit to Print is chock-full of insights.
Fit to Print: December 2017
Pace University’s 2017 #GivingTuesday was an enormous success and we are truly grateful for everyone who participated to make it possible.