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Catholic University experts are available to comment on a wide range of subjects, and offer analysis on current events.

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  • December 17, 2014

    Pope's Role in U.S./Cuba Relations

    Stephen Schneck, associate professor of politics and director of the Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies, was quoted in a USA Today story on the role Pope Francis played in opening relations between the U.S. and Cuba.

  • December 17, 2014

    History Professor to Work for State Department

    The Franklin Fellows Program provides opportunities for experts with at least five years of relevant professional experience to devote one to two years of public service working for the Department of State or the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).

  • December 16, 2014

    Hands-on Training in LEED Lab

    Patricia Andrasik, assistant professor, architecture, was included in a story by the USGBC on LEED Lab.

  • December 15, 2014

    Catholic Church on Nuclear Weapons

    Maryann Cusimano Love, associate professor, politics, was a guest on EWTN News Nightly to discuss nuclear talks with Iran

  • December 11, 2014

    Religious Liberty in D.C.

    Robert Destro, professor, law, was quoted in a National Catholic Register article on an amendment to the D.C. Human Rights Act.

  • December 11, 2014

    U.S. Bishops on Torture

    Bradley Lewis, associate professor, philosophy, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the bishops' response to the senate torture report.

  • December 9, 2014

    Interrogation or Torture?

    Maryann Cusimano Love, associate professor, politics, was a guest on EWTN News Nightly to discuss a new report on CIA interrogation methods.

  • December 4, 2014

    The Impact of Mary

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, interim provost, and Nora Heimann, chair and associate professor, art, were interviewed for a Dec. 4 Catholic News Service video segment about the importance of Mary in light of the new exhibit Picturing Mary at the National Museum for Women in the Arts.

  • December 3, 2014

    Pope Meets Orthodox Patriarch

    Msgr. Paul McPartlan, acting dean of theology and Carl J. Peter Professor of Systematic Theology and Ecumenism, was interviewed for an Aleteia story on the Pope's meeting with the Orthodox Ecumenical Patriarch.

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Sue Yeon Syn

Sue Yeon Syn, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

User Created Contents, User Information Behavior, Social Media and Social Informatics, Resource Descriptions and Metadata, Health Informatics and Health Information Behavior, Human Computer Interaction, User Experience and Usability, Information Systems, Interface Design 

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Speaker of the House: A Study of Leadership

Speaker of the House: A Study of Leadership

Matthew Green

Yale Press. A study of how and why speakers since the 1940s have exercised legislative influence in Congress

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