• Weekly Faculty in the News, 7/18

    by  • July 18, 2013 • Faculty in the News • 0 Comments

    A roundup of faculty appearances in news sources and media from the last week.

    7/15 – Dean Harold Krent appeared on the CLTV television program Politics Tonight to discuss the George Zimmerman/Trayvon Martin case. Dean Krent was also interviewed by Brian O’Keefe of WDCB Public Radio on 7/17 (“DOJ Considers Federal Civil Rights Case Against Zimmerman“).

    7/15 – Professor Richard Warner’s latest book, Unauthorized Access: The Crisis in Online Privacy and Security (co-authored with Robert Sloan, professor at UIC), was published by CRC Press. The book explores the connection between social norms, privacy, security, and technological structure, key themes in Prof. Warner’s scholarship. Read a summary of the book here.

    Missed news:

    – Distinguished Professor David Gerber was granted an honorary doctor of laws degree from the University of Zurich for “his path-breaking contributions to comparative law and economic law.” The degree was conferred during ceremonies held April 27 in Zurich. Read the rest of the story here, and browse Prof. Gerber’s extensive body of scholarship here.

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