May 24, 2020

In the News

  1. May 29, 2014

    Adam Pritchard, professor of law, was prominently featured in a story about an impending Supreme Court case that will decide the future of securities fraud class actions, litigation that has generated more than $80 billion in settlements and untold billions more in legal fees.

    NBC News/Reuters
  2. May 28, 2014

    Comments by Amanda Krugliak, curator and arts programming manager for the Institute for the Humanities, were featured in a story about art collections of items left behind by undocumented migrants along the U.S.-Mexico border.

    Aljazeera America
  3. May 28, 2014

    “Every year, I say, ‘Once again this is the best, most-qualified, most all-around class we’ve ever admitted to the university,'” said Ted Spencer, associate vice provost and executive director of undergraduate admissions.

    The Detroit News
  4. May 28, 2014

    Richard Boothman, executive director of clinical safety at the U-M Health System, was interviewed about the Michigan Model, a collaborative and transparent approach to patient safety and medical mistakes.

    The New York Times
  5. May 27, 2014

    “Physicians are healers. That knowledge should be used only for healing, not executions. Participation as a physician is not ethical,” said Dr. Susan Dorr Goold, professor of internal medicine and health management and policy, on the participation of physicians in prisoner executions.

    Los Angeles Times
  6. May 27, 2014

    Howard Stein, professor of Afroamerican and African studies, was quoted in a story about remarks by Irish President Michael Higgins that land ownership in Africa had been subject to too many “disastrous” social and physical engineering experiments.

    The Irish Times
  7. May 27, 2014

    Sensitive to gluten?  Dr. William Chey, professor of internal medicine, says that a carb in wheat may be the real culprit: “A number of people, including me, now feel that non-celiac gluten sensitivity is a misnomer.”

    National Public Radio
  8. May 26, 2014

    Priya Kumar, a graduate student in the School of Information, was interviewed about her research on mothers’ motivations to post pictures of their babies online.

    National Public Radio
  9. May 26, 2014

    Erik Gordon, clinical assistant professor of business, was featured in a segment on how the rash of vehicle recalls by General Motors will affect the company’s reputation.

    PBS NewsHour
  10. May 26, 2014

    Research by Sarah Hawley, associate professor of internal medicine and health management and policy, shows that most women who get a double mastectomy don’t need it.

    NBC News