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May 16, 2014

"As educators, we have a responsibility to equip our students with insightful ideas and comprehensive strategies. By showing students how to be genuine in the most strategic negotiations at work, we can prepare them to become better leaders," said Shirli Kopelman, clinical assistant professor of management and organizations.

Bloomberg Businessweek

May 16, 2014

Nicholas Bagley, assistant professor of law, was quoted in a story about a Supreme Court case on whether employers can unilaterally end retiree health care benefits.

Los Angeles Times

May 15, 2014

Elliot Soloway, professor of education, information, and electrical engineering and computer science, was interviewed about a national K-12 educational movement in computer coding instruction.

The New York Times

May 15, 2014

“You have people going to the Secretary of State and being told they have to have a Social Security card, and so they go to a Social Security office and they’re told they have to have a state ID card — it’s a classic case of Catch-22,” said Greg Markus, professor of political science and research professor at the Center for Political Studies, regarding homeless people's struggle to get sufficient identification cards.

Detroit Free Press

May 15, 2014

William Chopik, doctoral student in psychology, and Sara Konrath, research assistant professor at the Institute for Social Research, were quoted about their research on the rise of American egotism since the turn of the 20th century.

U.S. News & World Report

May 14, 2014

Bruce Mannheim, professor of anthropology, was quoted regarding efforts to revive Quechua, the official language of the Inca Empire.

The Wall Street Journal

May 14, 2014

Richard Nisbett, professor of psychology and research professor at the Institute for Social Research, was quoted in a story about how differing farming techniques in China may present a new approach to understanding cultural differences.

National Geographic

May 14, 2014

Research by Nejat Seyhun, professor of finance, was cited in a story about large corporations spending record profits to buy back their own stock, rather than investing in new capital or giving long-overdue raises to employees.

The Washington Post

May 14, 2014

Comments by Fred Adams, professor of physics and astronomy, were featured in an article about a newly identified nearby star that is a "sibling" to our sun.

The Christian Science Monitor

May 13, 2014

"The ability to predict mood changes with sufficient advance time to intervene would be an enormously valuable biomarker for bipolar disorder," said Dr. Melvin McInnis, professor of psychiatry, regarding a new smartphone app that could detect mood shifts in a person's voice.

The Huffington Post