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September 11, 2014

Kevin Fu, associate professor of electrical engineering and computer science, said most of us don't realize that when we take photos on smartphones, there's really no delete button on the Internet.

Michigan Radio

September 11, 2014

Research by Neal Krause, professor of health behavior and health education, shows church members who volunteer are more likely to have close friends in their religious communities who provide emotional support — one reason why people feel more grateful to God.

The Huffington Post

September 10, 2014

A feature article on Deborah Loewenberg Ball, professor and dean of education, chronicled how this "pedagogical daredevil" revolutionized learning for elementary school math students early in her teaching career — and still does today.

Time

September 10, 2014

"Trauma gets a lot of attention, but it's not just trauma — it's also reconnecting and rebuilding relationships and struggling to redefine your role in the family after you've been gone for some time," said Katherine Rosenblum, associate professor of psychiatry, about the challenges faced by military families after deployment.

The Washington Post

September 10, 2014

Daniel Crane, professor and associate dean of law, was interviewed about tech companies Google, Apple, Intel and Adobe fighting a court order to come up with more money to settle a class-action lawsuit that accuses them of conspiring against their own employees.

The New York Times

September 10, 2014

An article explores the findings of a new book by Carl Schneider, professor of law, which takes issue with the implied benefits of mandated disclosure laws.

Forbes

September 9, 2014

"The research is pretty clear that it's never appropriate to shame a child, or to make a child feel degraded or diminished. Such punishments can lead to problems including increased anxiety, depression and aggression," said Andrew Grogan-Kaylor, associate professor of social work.

The Christian Science Monitor

September 9, 2014

Jowei Chen, assistant professor of political science, was quoted in a column about why the Democrats are unlikely to take control of the House of Representatives.

The New York Times

September 9, 2014

"The anthem became inscribed in an almost genetic way as part of our DNA makeup," said Mark Clague, associate professor of music, regarding Francis Scott Key's  "The Star-Spangled Banner," which celebrates its bicentennial Sept. 14.

The Baltimore Sun

September 8, 2014

Reuven Avi-Yonah, professor of law, takes issue with Burger King's assertion that it doesn't expect "meaningful tax savings" when the company adopts a new legal address in Canada through the purchase of Tim Hortons.

Bloomberg Businessweek

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