In the News

UofSC economists say jobs and personal income to grow in SC

(feat. Doug Woodward and Joey Von Nessen, economics) --Upstate Business Journal

Linguist delves into Scotch-Irish influence on language in Appalachia

(feat. Michael Montgomery, linguistics program) --West Virginia Public Broadcasting

“UofSC Professor Teaches Lesson on Importance of Expressing Gratitude”

(feat. Sporty Jeralds, sport and entertainment management) --CEO South Carolina

“USC instructor nets kudos for forensic psychiatry advances”

(feat. Dr. Richard Frierson, School of Medicine) --Palmetto Business Daily

“Michelin teams up with Clemson, USC to create sustainability course”

(feat. Paul Ziehl, civil and environmental engineering) --GSA Business

Drones outside Disney parks will drive traffic to shopping, upscale dining

(feat. Scott Smith, hospitality, retail and tourism management) --FOX News

Archaeologist explains how to identify ancient stone tools

(feat. Andy White, anthropology) --Five Thirty Eight

University of South Carolina professors try to analyze how some pollsters got it wrong

(feat. Charles Bierbauer, College of Information and Communications) --South Carolina Radio Network

“University of South Carolina working to better train STEM teachers”

(feat. Bridget Miller, education) --SC Radio Network

UofSC professor discusses iconic "Daughters of the Dust"

(feat. Nikky Finney, English) --Free Times

Professor says those on Obamacare should be worried post-election

(feat. Chris Witko, political science) --Greenville News

Researcher says people are more likely to be a victim of a white perpetrator than a black one

(feat. Robert Brame, criminology and criminal justice) --The Week

UofSC faculty forge unusual mezzo-soprano-and-violin union

(feat. Rachel Calloway and Ari Streisfeld, music) --Free Times

Professor working to revive the Carolina African runner peanut

(feat. David Shields, English) --New York Times

Professor shares the sumptuous history of porridge

(feat. David Shields, English) --NPR

Professor offers insight to Sen. Tim Scott’s reticent support of Trump

(feat. Todd Shaw, political science) --New York Times

Moore School prof discusses hurricane and catastrophe bond market

(feat. Robert Hartwig, business) --The Wall Street Journal

Venue marketing scholar says Halloween can mean big revenue boost for theme parks

(feat. Scott Smith, hospitality, retail and sport management) --Orlando Sentinel

Policing expert says officers are trained to arrest ringleaders first in riot situations

(feat. Geoff Alpert, criminology and criminal justice) --Charlotte Observer

Opinion: Professor says understanding racism requires knowing history

(feat. Lauren Sklaroff, history) --Post and Courier

Foodways researcher helps bring back heirloom watermelon

(feat. David Shields, English) --Winston Salem Journal

USC Upstate chancellor addresses enrollment growth plan

(feat. Mary Anne Fitzpatrick, USC Upstate) --Greenville News

Dean addresses SC’s growing aerospace industry

(feat. Hossein Haj-Hariri, engineering and computing. --WLTX-TV

Researcher examines how the brain interprets metaphors

(feat. Rutvik Desai, psychology) --Chronicle of Higher Education

USC Press director reminisces about author Pat Conroy

(feat. Jonathan Haupt, USC Press) --Atlanta Journal & Constitution

Geographer discusses flooding and community resilience

(feat. Susan Cutter, geographer) --Scientific American

Professor discusses process for hiring police chiefs

(feat. Geoff Alpert, criminology and criminal justice) --Houston Chronicle

Nuclear engineering professor’s oped addresses energy needs

(feat. Theodore Besmann, engineering) --News Sentinel

Retired UofSC professor puts Trump campaign resets into context

(feat. Dan Carter, history) --PBS News Hour

UofSC archaeologist finds fort at Santa Elena

(feat. Chester DePratter, SCIAA) --The Guardian

“Aphasia patients to benefit from game being developed at UofSC”

(feat. Dirk den Ouden, public health) --Post and Courier

Professor cited for research on ‘makerspace’ trend in U.S. libraries

(feat. Heather Moorefield-Lang, Library and Information Science) --American Libraries Magazine

Researcher says lack of national database on police shootings is an embarrassment

(feat. Geoff Alpert, criminology and criminal justice) --New York Times

UofSC professor discusses impact of Brexit on S.C.

(feat. John McDermott, economics) --McClatchy Washington Bureau

UofSC sport law expert comments on Olympic sponsorship lawsuit

(feat. John Grady, sport and entertainment management) --The Toronto Star

UofSC professor weighs in on Disney’s late-night event strategy

(feat. Scott Smith, hotel, restaurant and tourism management) --Orlando Sentinel

Florida excavation brings new attention to UofSC Topper site

(feat. Al Goodyear, archaeology) --Post and Courier

Professor says Houston’s control of development lagging

(feat. Susan Cutter, geography) —Seattle Times via AP

UofSC professor shows that body-cam video can be deceiving

(feat. Seth Stoughton, law) —NBC Today Show

Professor provides history of Charleston and shrimp

(feat. David Shields, English) —Charleston City Paper

Study reveals fast casual restaurant meals pack in extra calories

(feat. Brie Turner McGrievy, public health) —Daily Mail

Student says international internship enhanced his MBA classroom learning

(feat. International MBA student Justin Chandler) --The Economist

Professor demystifies language surrounding transgender issues

(feat. Deborah Cohan, sociology/Beaufort) —Myrtle Beach Online

Professor discusses Universal’s rank of appeal in Orlando theme parks

(feat. Armen Shaomian, sport and entertainment management) —Orlando Sentinel

UofSC School of Medicine Greenville graduates first class

(feat. Jerry Youkey, SOM-Greenville) --Greenville News

Expert: Water research underfunded

(feat. Susan Richardson, chemistry) —LifeZette

Don’t try to treat snakebites at home, expert warns

(feat. Jill Michels, pharmacy) —WLTX