Faculty in the Media

March 2014

Faculty in the Media – 31 March 2014

  • The Age published an op-ed by Associate Professor James Curran from the Department of History about the forthcoming World War I centenary.
  • The Conversation published a piece by Dr Monika Bednarek of the Department of Linguistics, which examines the level of swearing in popular TV shows.

Faculty in the Media – 30 March 2014

  • Dr John Wong from the Department of History was interviewed by the Canberra Times about the cultural importance of the recovery of bodies from missing Malaysian flight MH370.
  • Professor Pippa Norris from the Department of Government and International Relations was interviewed by ABC Radio National about scoring worldwide elections.

Faculty in the Media – 28 March 2014

  • MX Sydney reported on research by Dr Tamson Pietsch from the Department of History about the role of academics in World War One.

Faculty in the Media – 27 March 2014

  • Professor Iain McCalman from the Department of History features in this Guardian (UK) interactive story on the Great Barrier Reef.

Faculty in the Media – 26 March 2014

  • Associate Professor Mark McKenna from the Department of History was interviewed by Tripe J’s Hack about the re-introduction of the tiles of Knight and Dame.

Faculty in the Media – 25 March 2014

  • Malaysian Digest mentions a University study into electoral integrity in a piece about Malaysia's 2013 election.

Faculty in the Media - 24 March 2014

  • Luis F Angosto Ferrández co-wrote a piece for The Conversation about political unrest in Venezuela.

Faculty in the Media - 22 March 2014

  • 702 ABC Sydney mornings and 720 ABC Perth Saturday breakfast mentioned alumna and film-maker Haifaa al-Mansour’s new film Wadjda. The film was also featured in Spectrum in the Sydney Morning Herald and on ABC Coffs Coast, Coffs Harbour.
  • The New York Times reports on a research project led by Ben Goldsmith from the Department of Government and International Relations into a mathematical model to predict genocide.

Faculty in the Media - 20 March 2014

  • The Conversation published a piece by Associate Professor Ariadne Vromen from the Department of Government and International Relations about the March in March.

Faculty in the Media - 18 March 2014

Faculty in the Media - 11 March 2014

  • Dr Matthew Smith from the School of Economics wrote about the fiscal austerity argument and ‘crowding out’ for the Conversation.
  • Bloomberg (US) interviewed Graeme Gill from the Department of Government and International Relations about the conflict in the Ukraine and Crimea's succession vote.

Faculty in the Media - 6 March 2014

Faculty in the Media - 4 March 2014