• Hamline University In the News

    The Office of Strategic Communications has compiled a list of some of the recent media coverage involving Hamline University and its faculty, staff, and students. To read a story, click on the link below the article description. Please note that links expire and change as news sources move stories to their archives.

    2014  

    September 16, 2014
    Interim Director of Hamline University School of Law, Barb Kallusky, was featured in an article posted on Minnesota Lawyer which highlights her longevity and dedication to her career.  You can read the full article 
    here 

    September 16, 2014
    Hamline University was mentioned by both a News.nom.co article and an Eyewitness 3 News article for having been ranked by Great Value Colleges as one of the top 25 most affordable and quality Midwest schools. 

    September 16, 2014
    Professor of Emeritus of Law, Joseph Daly, was quoted by an article posted on FindLaw.com in which he commented on a pending law suit.

     September 11, 2014
    History Professor John Mazis was interviewed by KARE 11 to discuss the nature of the three wars that America has been fighting since September 11, 2001. You can watch and read the full story here

    September 10, 2014
    Religion Professor Mark Berkson was interviewed by CBS Minnesota in order to clarify President Obama's and the media's recent use of terms such as: "ISIS", "ISIL", and the "Islamic State". You can watch and read the full story here.

    September 10, 2014
    Law School Professor Joesph Daly was quoted in a Find Law article in which he comments on the statute of limitations in certain Minnesota law suits. 

    September 8, 2014
    Law School Professor Sharon Sandeen was mentioned in a Bloomberg article for having co-authored a letter to Congress concerning civil remedy for trade secrets. 

    September 6, 2014
    Project manager Travis Erickson was interviewed for a Star Tribune article in respect to the financial investment attitudes of Millennials. 

    September 4, 2014
    Law Professor David Larson was quoted in a Channel 5 ABC Eyewitness News article concerning potential charges facing the individual responsible for taking pictures of unsuspecting women on the University of Minnesota campus.

     August 31, 2014
    Professor Mark Berkson was interviewed on FOX9 news. Berkson talks about how ISIS is using Islam to recruit young men and women to fight in Syria and Iraq. You can watch the interview here.

    August 30, 2014
    Political Science Professor David Schultz was quoted in a Kare 11 article concerning the number of debates between incumbent and challenging politicians as election day approaches.  

    August 29, 2014
    Professor James Moore is commended in a Star Tribune article for his newly published collection of poetry titled Underground: New and Selected Poetry.  Book launch scheduled for 7 p.m. on Friday, September, 11th at the Loft Literary Center. 

    August 29, 2014
    According to the Brookings Institution, Hamline University is ranked among the top universities chosen by foreign students destined for the Twin Cities metropolitan area.

     

    August 7, 2014 
    Fox News and the Star Tribune reported that anthropologists from Hamline University are uncovering the mystery behind a set of human remains that were found near St. Paul.  

    August 6, 2014 
    In an article with the Star Tribune, professor in the School of Law David Larson recently weighed in on the Minnesota Supreme Court ruling that public employees can challenge bad performance reviews.

    August 1, 2014
    Professor in the School of Law Ed Butterfloss was quoted in ABA Journal about an American Bar Association decision regarding accreditation standards.

    Hamline University was featured in the Pioneer Press, Star TribuneFinance & Commerce, and other publications due to the recent partnership between Hamline and the City of Saint Paul on the new Lowertown ballpark.

    July 30, 2014
    David Schultz, professor in the School of Business, was interviewed on MPRNEWS regarding the results and ramifications of the Ventura trial.

    July 29, 2014
    School of Law professor Joseph Daly was featured twice on KSTP-TV, once for an interview and once on a roundtable, regarding the results of the Ventura trial, and he Daly was quoted in the Star Tribune.

    David Schultz, School of Business professor, was also quoted regarding the results of Ventura trial in the Star-Telegram.

     July 28, 2014
    Joseph Daly, professor in the School of Law, was quoted in Yahoo News and the Star Tribune regarding the possible results of a hung jury in the Ventura trial.

    July 27, 2014
    David Schultz, professor in the School of Business, was interviewed on WCCO TV about the jury's position in the Jesse Ventura trial.

    July 26, 2014
    Mary Jane Morrison, emeritus professor in the School of Law, was interviewed by the Star Tribune about the possible effects of the Massachusetts abortion clinic buffer zone case on aggressive panhandling ordinances.  In the interview, Morrison discussed the comparative differences among the ordinances for Saint Paul and Minneapolis and a proposed ordinance for Rochester.  

    July 25, 2014
    Hamline University was featured in an article on PRLOG about their partnership with the Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists to deliver industry-leading certification and specialized training to post baccalaureate students.

    School of Law professor Joseph Daly was featured on KSTP-TV to discuss the complexity of the decision process in the Jesse Ventura trial.

    July 22, 2014
    David Larson, professor in the School of Law, was quoted in Minneapolis City Pages about a popular magazine profiling geriatric migrant workers. He was also quoted in Law360 on how contract lawyer wage-and-hour suits may open up law firms to claim overtime from a wider pool of attorneys.

    July 21, 2014
    Professor in the School of Law, Marie Failinger was quoted in the Star Tribune about her take on the panhandling ordinance being considered by the city of Rochester.  

    Associate Dean in the School of Law Kate Kruse was quoted in an article with the Pioneer Press on the recent case on the defamation of former Minnesota governor and actor Jesse Ventura.
     
    July 16, 2014
    David Larson, professor in the School of Law, was interviewed on KSTP-TV to discuss the elections for Hennepin County Sheriff.

    July 15, 2014
    Professor of philosophy Nancy Holland was quoted in an article in Inside Higher Ed about the American Philosophical Association and its stance on gender inequality and sexual harassment.

    Gene Yang, a faculty member in the Creative Writing Program, was interviewed on NPR about his newly published graphic novel The Shadow Hero, which gives an origin story to a 1940's superhero called The Green Turtle.

    Information on new scholarship for students of color in Hamline's MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults was featured in Business Wire.

    July 12, 2014
    Hamline Athletic Director Jason Verdugo was recently mentioned by the Pioneer Press on his involvement in the All-Star Game hosted at Target field.

    July 11, 2014
    Adjunct professor in music Marc Anderson was recently featured in an article on the Daily Planet about his community building project involving group drumming.

    Newly appointed professor in the Hamline School of Business Craig Waldron was featured in the Pioneer Press on his past work as a public administrator.

    July 9, 2014
    Political Science professor David Schultz was featured on MidPoint on the debate of whether or not political campaigns have a 1st Amendment right to lie. 

    July 8, 2014
    School of Business professor Stacey Bosley was a recent guest on the Los Angeles NPR AirTalk program, "Tweens get into the direct-sales market."

    July 6, 2014
    Professor of Law Carol Swanson was featured on Insurance News Net on the Supreme Court's decision on the Hobby Lobby, which empowers businesses to sue the government.

    Professor of Law Marie Failinger was interviewed at length on WCCO Radio's News and Views program regarding the Supreme Court decision on the Hobby Lobby case.

    July 4, 2014
    Director of Hamline's Center for Global Environment Education Tracy Fredin was quoted in an article from The Stillwater Gazette about integrating bridge architecture, design, engineering, and environmental study programs into schools.

    July 3, 2014
    David Schultz, professor of political science, was interviewed in Governing on the Mark Dayton's shortcomings in office.

    July 2, 2014
    Associate Director of the Anderson Center Carey Otto was recently featured in the Star Tribune on his great sense of style.

    July 1, 2014

    Director of Hamline's Center for Global Environment Education Tracy Fredin was quoted in an article from The Stillwater Gazette about integrating bridge architecture, design, engineering, and environmental study programs into schools.

    June 30, 2014
    Professor of political science, David Schultz, was quoted in an article on Dallas News and the Denton Record-Chronicleregarding the Republican party's choice of Dallas or Cleveland for the upcoming GOP convention. Schultz was also featured in an article on MinnPost about President Obama's recent trip to Minnesota.

    June 29, 2014
    Ann Graham, director of Hamline University's Business Law Institute, commented on the sixth anniversary of Tom Petters' fraud scheme in an article with theStar Tribune.

    June 26, 2014
    An article in the Star Tribune highlights basketball stars from Hamline's past including Joe Hutton and Vern Mikkelsen.

    June 25, 2014
    David Schultz, professor of political science, was interviewed on WCCO TV and KARE 11 TV about the reasons for President Obama's visit to Minnesota.

    June 24, 2014
    Professor in the School of Business Jim Hagen was quoted in Twin Cities Business Magazine on the competitive nature of chain grocery stores and local co-ops, and the upheaval that is hitting the grocery business.

    Hamline University's recently announced 10-day Young Adult reading series was featured in the Star Tribune's Entertainment section.

    June 20, 2014
    James Hagen, professor in the School of Business, was interviewed by Twin Cities Business Magazine about the recent upheaval in the Twin Cities grocery market.

    June 19, 2014
    Professor in the School of Business Jim Scheibel was mentioned in a MinnPost article on the subject of his appointment to the position of AARP Volunteer State President.

    Assistant Dean of Students Patti Klein was quoted in an article provided by Diverse pertaining to the 30+ Promising Places to Work In Student Affairs, in which Hamline University ranks highly.

    June 15, 2014
    Professor of Political Science David Schultz's blog was featured on Daily Planet. The blog covers the Republican Primary election that Eric Cantor was recently defeated in.

    June 14, 2014
    Hamline University Assistant Professor John Brandon had his novel "Further Joy," featured in a Star Tribune book review.

    June 13, 2014
    Professor of Political Science, Joe Peschek, was recently interviewed on the local ABC News, and weighed in on the conflict in Iraq.

    June 12, 2014
    David Schultz, political science professor, was recently interviewed on KSTP-TV about the conflict in Iraq.

    June 3, 2014
    Gino Terrell, a junior at Hamline University, wrote a column for MinnPost regarding the Hamline Midway Elders. The organization is designed to provide services to help seniors live independently in their home. The article also mentions that many of the volunteers for this organization are students from Hamline University.

    Professor of political science David Schultz's blog on the 2014 Minnesota election season was featured on Daily Planet.

    June 2, 2014
    David Schultz, political science professor, wrote a column on The National Law Journal regarding campaign finance.

    David Schultz, political science professor, was quoted on KARE 11 TV about the GOP primary and the gubernatorial race.

    In an interview with Lillie News, Hamline alum and Oakdale city administrator, Craig Waldron announced that he will be teaching at Hamline University full-time, effective September 4th.

    Carolyn Holbrook, adjunct professor of Creative Writing, was featured in the Pioneer Press on how revolutionary poet, Maya Angelou, inspired her writing.

    May 25, 2014
    David Schultz, professor in the School of Business, wrote a column on Daily Planet regarding the 2014 Minnesota legislative session, and how infrastructure problems continue to rise.

    May 21, 2014
    Mary Jane Morrison, professor in the School of Law, was quoted in Wallet Hub about how retirement taxation varies in different states.

    May 20, 2014
    David Schultz, professor in the School of Business, was interviewed on KARE 11 TV about who benefited in the new bonding bill.

    Jim Hagen, professor of marketing at the School of Business, was mentioned on WCCO TV for his insight into the success of the movie Frozen.

    May 19, 2014
    Joe Peschek, chair of the political science department, was interviewed on KSTP-TV to summarize the 2014 state legislative session.

    May 18, 2014
    The passing of legendary former Hamline Basketball Coach Don Meyer has been covered by the Pioneer Press, FOX9, Fox News, Kare 11 TV, and KSTP-TV.

    May 12, 2014
    The news of the 2015 retirement of President Hanson was featured in the Pioneer Press, Star Tribune, and MinnPost.

    Professor at the School of Law David Larson was featured in Bloomberg to discuss the new IBM severance policy.

    May 9, 2014
    Sheila O'Connor, professor in the Creative Writing Program, was quoted in the Pioneer Press regarding the merits of author Susan Power.

    May 8, 2014
    Lee Schmitt, faculty member in the Center for Global Environmental Education, was quoted in the Sun about the benefits of the program for high school curriculum.

    May 1, 2014
    Professor in the School of Business David Schultz was quoted in The Center for Public Integrity regarding the results of political support and alliances.

    David Schultz, professor in the School of Business, was featured in the Minnesota Daily to state spending on education.

    April 30, 2014

    Jean Holloway, Dean of the School of Law, was featured in the Star Tribune about the changing landscape in law education.

    April 29, 2014
    Joseph Daly, professor at the Hamline School of Law, was featured multiple times on KSTP-TV and in the Star Tribune to discuss and explain updates in the Byron Smith trial.

    April 26, 2014
    Charlie Metcalf, a student at Hamline University, was featured in a Star Tribune article about the importance of diversity in marketing.

    Brian Hoffman, professor of anthropology at Hamline University, was featured in Environmental Monitor for his upcoming research on Kiska Island.

    April 23, 2014

    Jean Holloway, dean of the School of Law, was mentioned in the National Jurist for her new position at Hamline University.

    April 20, 2014
    David Schultz, professor at the School of Business, was interviewed on WCCO TV about the legal ramifications of a General Mills policy update.

    Joseph Daly, professor in the School of Law, was featured on KARE 11 TV to talk about the legal response to breaking and entering.

    April 16, 2014

    Professor in the School of Law Ed Butterfoss was highlighted in the Star Tribune to explain the impact of restrictions on when police can enter a residence.

    April 15, 2014
    David Larson, professor at the Hamline School of Law, was interviewed by KSTP-TV regarding a football coach who was re-instated to his position following determinations by a judge and arbitrator.

    Kimberly Lowe, professor at the Hamline School of Law, was featured in the Minnesota Business Magazine as one of "The (Real) Power 50"

    April 14, 2014
    Ed Butterfoss, professor in the Hamline School of Law, was quoted in the Star Tribune about a case questioning the difference between murder and self-defense.

    Professor in the School of Law Joseph Daly was featured in the Star Tribune to shed light on the judicial decision regarding the use of driver's license information.

    April 9, 2014
    Melissa Embser-Herbert, a professor of sociology at Hamline University, was interviewed on CBC about her experience at the Rwanda Ceremony of National Recognition

    April 8, 2014


    Jenny Keil, professor in the Hamline School of Business, was featured on WCCO TV to talk about a study on the increase of stay at home moms.

    Claire Rudolf Murphy, a faculty member in The Creative Writing Programs, was quoted in the Kansas City Star about the role of female protagonists literature

    Deanna Thompson, a professor of religion at Hamline University, published an article in the Huffington Post about the virtual quality of religion and church.


    April 7, 2014
    David Schultz, professor at the School of Business, was quoted in the MinnPost about legislation during the honeymoon period in politics.


    Jenny Keil, professor in the Hamline School of Business, was featured on WCCO TV to talk about a study on the increase of stay at home moms.

    Jean Holloway, Dean of the School of Law, was quoted in the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal about her decision to rejoin Dorsey & Whitney during her time at Hamline.


    March 31, 2014
    President Hanson was mentioned in the Pioneer Press in an article about women in university leadership rolls.


    March 30, 2014
    Hamline Music Professor and Director of the Minnesota International Piano-e-Competition Stella Sick was quoted by the Star Tribune regarding technology used in new pianos.

    Hamline Music Professor and Director of the Minnesota International Piano-e-Competition Stella Sick was quoted by the Star Tribune regarding technology used in new pianos.

    Political Science Professor David Schultz was featured on WCCO TV for his insight about legislation stalling over a proposal for a new Senate office.


    March 29, 2014
    School of Law professor Thaddeus Pope was featured in an article on Philly.com for his insight about the understanding of brain death in the medical community.

    Professor in the Hamline School of Business David Schultz was quoted by the Baltimore Sun about the effectiveness of one-on-one campaigning.


    March 28, 2014

    Student at Hamline University, Samantha Burnett was featured in MinnPost for her reception of the Page Education Scholarship.

    March 27, 2014
    David Schultz, professor at the Hamline School of Business, was featured in MPRNEWS for his insight on the use of corporate money in campaigns.

    March 26, 2014
    Hamline School of Law Professor James Coben was quoted by the Star Tribune and the JD Journal regarding the School of Law's new online program for their Master's Degree in the Study of Law.

    March 25, 2014
    Claire Rudolph Murphy, a faculty member in the MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults program, was quoted in the Kansas City Star regarding Feminism.


    March 24, 2014
    Hamline School of Business professor David Schultz was quoted by the Minnesota Daily regarding Minnesota State tax cuts for college students.


    March 21, 2014
    Susan Power, a faculty member in the Creative Writing Programs, was featured in MinnPost regarding her latest novel.

    Professor in the School of Business David Schultz was featured on a political science panel on TPT program Almanac to discuss midterm elections and the affordable care act.


    March 19, 2014

    David Schultz, School of Business professor, wrote an article published in MinnPost about the investment and revenue projections for the new Vikings Stadium.

    March 17, 2014
    Professor at the School of Business David Schultz was featured on KARE 11 TV to give insight on Governor Dayton's lack of public appearance due to his recent surgery.

    David Schultz, professor at the School of Business, was quoted by the Star Tribune regarding the political reasons for Governor Dayton's stance on medical marijuana.


    March 13, 2014

    Hamline University School of Law was featured in the Minnesota Lawyer for being the only Minnesota law school to rise in the rankings.

    Hamline School of Law was featured in Twin Cities Business Magazine for its national ranking by the U.S. News & World Report.

    Rob Routhieaux, professor at the School of Business, was quoted by the Star Tribune about the effect of standing in a meeting on group dynamics.

    March 12, 2014
    David Larson, professor in the School of Law, was interviewed by WCCO TV about the laws and regulations surrounding overtime payment.


    March 11, 2014
    Nancy Lochner, Director of Career Services at the School of Law, was featured in New Orleans City Business to discuss the legalities of unpaid help.
     

    The Sun Current highlighted Sue Feigal-Hitch, chair of the Gifted Education Certificate in the School of Education, after she received the Friend of the Gifted Award.

    President Linda Hanson was quoted by KSTP-TV about the Hamline School of Law rising in rankings.

    March 9, 2014
    The Pioneer Press published an article focused on an anthropology class at Hamline that gets students talking with members of the Midway neighborhood.

    March 6, 2014
    The Hamline University forensic science program was mentioned in MPRNEWS in an article about the traces of evidence we leave behind.

    Thaddeus Pope, professor in the School of Law, was quoted on Philly.com about the ethical issues surrounding assisted suicide in hospice care.


    March 5, 2014

    An article by John Mazis, professor of history in the College of Liberal Arts, about the crisis in Ukraine was published in the Star Tribune.

    March 2, 2014
    David Schultz, professor at the School of Business, was featured on WCCO TV to discuss the conflict in Ukraine.


    February 27, 2014
    Hamline School of Business professor David Schultz was interviewed by the Minnesota Daily about President Obama's Speech at the Union Depot in St. Paul.

    February 26, 2014
    Marsha Qualey, a faculty member in the Creative Writing Program, was interviewed by the Eau Claire Leader-Telegram about her new book.

    Joseph Olson, Hamline School of Law professor, was quoted by MPRNEWS regarding gun rights in the case of a man's threat to shoot a dog.


    February 25, 2014
    Hamline School of Law professor David Larson was quoted in Watchdogand the Star Tribune about a large donation to the DFL that is under scrutiny.


    February 24, 2014
    David Larson, a professor in the Hamline School of Law, was interviewed by KSTP-TV regarding the tentative agreement between the Saint Paul Federation of Teachers and the Saint Paul School District.

    February 24, 2014
    David Schultz, Professor at the School of Business, was interviewed on FOX9 to explain some hot button issues in the next legislative session.

    February 18, 2014
    Hamline School of Law professor, David Larson, was interviewed by KARE 11 TV about the impact of Twitter confessions.

    David Larson, professor in the School of Law, was interviewed by the Star Tribune about the issues brought up by Saint Paul teacher's union.


    February 10, 2014

    Anthropology professor, Van Dusenbery, was quoted by The Times of India explaining his study on the dynamics of Sikh diaspora.

    Hamline University professor, David Larson, was interviewed by FOX9, KSTP-TV, and KAAL-TV about the possible strike of St. Paul educators.

    Anne Ursu, a faculty member in the Creative Writing Program, was interviewed by MinnPost about her new book.


    February 9, 2014
    David Schultz, Professor at the School of Business, was quoted in the Grand Forks Herald about the position of lieutenant governor in government succession.


    February 7, 2014

    Professor at the School of Business, David Schultz, was quoted in the Post Bulletin explaining how legislature is a full time job.

    February 4, 2014
    Professor at the School of Business David Schultz was hosted WCCO Radio to discuss his new book and the importance of election law.

    January 29, 2014
    David Schultz, School of Business professor, was quoted in Watchdog explaining the political implications of Business Leadership Council membership.

    Kim McKeage, professor in the School of Business, was quoted in The Denver Post about why Super Bowl ads remain masculine despite increased number of female viewers.

    January 26, 2014
    An MBA seminar in Dubai was featured by WAM and Hispanic Business after their to the Ministry of Finance.

    January 25, 2014
    School of Law professor, Thaddeus Pope, was interviewed by Mercury News regarding influences of religion on the legal definition of death.

    January 24, 2014
    Joseph Olson, professor at the School of Law, was interviewed by MPRNEWS on to talk about the effect of gun control laws.

    January 23, 2014
    Jean Holloway, Dean at the School of Law, received a recognition plaque from the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.

    January 17, 2014
    David Schultz, professor at the School of Business, was interviewed on KSTP-TV regarding President Obama's address on the NSA surveillance program.

    January 16, 2014
    Minnesota Lawyer highlighted Jean Holloway, Dean at the School of Law, and her goal to increase visibility.

    Thaddeus Pope, professor at the School of Law, published an article in the Los Angeles Times regarding the ethics of life support on pregnant patients.

    January 14, 2014
    KARE 11 TV interviewed David Schultz, School of Business professor, to discuss the role of the Lieutenant Governor.

    January 5, 2014
    The book of Deanna Thompson, professor in the religion department, in the Pioneer Press as a prominent Minnesota book.

    January 2, 2014
    School of Business professor, David Schultz, was featured on WCCO TV to explain what clemency is in the case of Edward Snowden.