UNCW Experts Featured in Numerous Media Outlets During the Fall Semester

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Numerous media outlets contacted UNCW faculty and staff during the fall 2012 semester for their expertise on a broad range of subjects, including hurricane preparedness, the economy, social issues, marine science, the "fiscal cliff," and the effects of background TV on children.

A sample of recent media coverage quoting UNCW experts is below:

Media Outlet: Greater Wilmington Business Journal - "UNCW Chancellor Invited to Education Forum, White House." UNCW expert: Chancellor Gary L. Miller

Media Outlet: CNN - "Is 'Secondhand' TV Taking a Toll on Kids?" UNCW expert: Matthew Lapierre, assistant professor of communication studies

Media Outlet: ScienceDaily - "Natural Product Produced by Marine Algae Shows Promise in Stroke Recovery Treatment." UNCW expert: Dan Baden, director of the Center for Marine Science

Media Outlet: CardHub - "Ask the Experts: How Hurricanes Affect our Wallets & the Economy." UNCW expert: Stan Harts, director of Environmental Health & Safety

Media Outlet: WWAY - "UNCW professor, colleagues have solution for fiscal cliff." UNCW expert: Cherie Hennig, associate professor of accounting

Media Outlet: News 14 Carolina - "UNC Wilmington economist: Election hurting job growth, economy." UNCW expert: Woody Hall, senior economist, Swain Center for Business & Economic Services

Media Outlet: StarNewsOnline - "Researcher Digs for Roots of Binge Drinking." UNCW expert: Kate Nooner, assistant professor of psychology

Media Outlet: StarNewsOnline - "Shark Chilling in Waters off Bald Head Island." UNCW expert: William McLellan, research biologist and state stranding coordinator, Marine Mammal Stranding Program

Media Outlet: WECT - "College of Charleston to Join CAA in 2013-14." UNCW experts: Chancellor Gary L. Miller and Athletics Director Jimmy Bass

Media contact: Andrea Weaver, Office of University Relations, 910-962-7631 or weavera@uncw.edu