Bahram Javidi's work to develop optic-based
security systems continues to make headlines. Most recently the
professor of electrical and systems engineering was featured in
The Hartford Courant. ... An op-ed column written by
Amii Omara-Otunnu, associate professor of history,
about Zaire's political strife appeared in The Hartford
Courant and was distributed on the Los Angeles
Times-Washington Post news service. ... Nancy
Rodriguez, assistant professor of nutrional sciences,
answered a question about burning calories in Good
Housekeeping magazine. ... Suzanne Staubach,
manager of the UConn Co-op, talked about super bookstores in
The Hartford Courant. ... Donald Tepas,
professor of psychology, disputed the notion of day and night
people in the Greenwich Time. ... Alan
Ward, professor of history, told the New Haven
Register about the tradition behind colored Easter eggs. ...
James Watt, professor of communication sciences,
spoke to the New Haven Register about how technology can
hurt when it comes to fixing errors on bills or loans. ...
David Pesci, a University Relations associate and
author of the book Amistad, was featured in a Q&A in the
Connecticut section of The New York Times. ...
J.D. O'Hara, professor of English, spoke to
the Dallas Morning News about J.D. Salinger's new
novella. ... William McEachern, professor of
economics, was quoted about interest rates in the
Record-Journal of Meriden. ... William
Newman, professor of sociology, spoke to the New Haven
Register about cults.