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Politico: Michael Heaney

Published: Feb 28th, 2008

Political science professor Michael Heaney was quoted in a Feb. 28 The Politico story about plans by anti-war groups to protest at this summer’s Democratic National Convention in Denver.

Chicago Tribune: Tom Halasz

Published: Feb 27th, 2008

Tom Halasz, associate director of the Career Resource Center, was quoted in a Feb. 27 Chicago Tribune story about the availability of jobs for college graduates despite the recession-like economy.

Wall Street Journal: Alan Cooke

Published: Feb 27th, 2008

Marketing professor Alan Cooke was quoted in a Feb. 27 Wall Street Journal story about the best way to price houses to sell in today’s depressed market. A link is not available because the Journal is by subscription only.

Sun-Sentinel: Paul Davenport

Published: Feb 26th, 2008

Paul Davenport, a professor of physiological sciences, was quoted in a Feb. 26 South Florida Sun-Sentinel story about his research into how nicotine withdrawal affects brain activity and cough.

Associated Press: Kevin McCarthy

Published: Feb 26th, 2008

English professor Kevin McCarthy was quoted in a Feb. 26 Associated Press story about Gov. Charlie Crist’s efforts to keep spring training for baseball in Florida.

Miami Herald: Chris McCarty

Published: Feb 26th, 2008

Chris McCarty, director of Survey Research Center in UF’s Bureau of Economic and Business Research, was quoted in a Feb. 26 Miami Herald story about the monthly Florida consumer confidence report. The story was the result of a news release.

USA Today: Jay Ritter

Published: Feb 25th, 2008

Finance professor Jay Ritter was quoted in a Feb. 25 USA Today story about Visa’s plan to sell more than half of itself in an initial public offering.

Reuters: Jay Ritter

Published: Feb 21st, 2008

Finance professor Jay Ritter was quoted in a Feb. 21 Reuters story about Nasdaq’s decision to require standards for listing ?blank-check? companies.

Associated Press: Paul Robell

Published: Feb 20th, 2008

Paul Robell, vice president for development and alumni affairs, was quoted in a Feb. 20 Associated Press story about the increase in donations to U.S. universities. The quote was the result of a News Bureau referral. The story ran in numerous newspapers nationwide.

Reuters: Connie Mulligan

Published: Feb 13th, 2008

Anthropology professor Connie Mulligan was quoted in a Feb. 13 Reuters story about her research that found early migrants from Asia to the New World stayed possibly 20,000 years on a strip of land called Beringia that once connected Alaska to Siberia. The story also was the subject of numerous other media reports, including The Discovery Channel. See related release.