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Selected Media Coverage: October 31, 2007

The Chronicle of Higher Education, 10/29/2007
Research After 9/11

Alice P. Gast, president of Lehigh University and co-chair of a committee of the National Research Council of the National Academies, says new security regulations are constraining university researchers. Her committee's report is also covered by Science Magazine.

Alice Gast

The Wall Street Journal, 10/09/2007
Cyprus Sabotage

Henri Barkey, the Cohen professor of international relations, argues that Turkey may need to force a resolution to the Cyprus conflict if the E.U. doesn't act soon.

Henri Barkey

PBS Nova,10/09/2007
VideoSecrets of the Samurai Sword

Michael Notis, professor emeritus of materials science and engineering, talks with PBS about samurai swords and the highly-developed metal-making skills used to create them. The episode was reviewed by The New York Times.

Mike Notis

The New York Times , 10/09//2007
Thank-You Note Enters College Admission Game

J. Leon Washington, dean of admissions and financial aid, talks about the increased amount of thank-you notes that college admission counselors are receiving—and whether they are leaving an impact.

Leon Washington

Other highlights of Lehigh in the News from this month include:

  • Anand Jagota, professor of chemical engineering, talks about the adhesive nature of frog toe pads with National Geographic .
  • Barkey’s comments about the PKK and Iraqi Kurds appear in USA Today
  • MarketWatch mentions Lehigh’s involvement in Clear Indexes’unique ETF contest.

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Posted on Wednesday, October 31, 2007

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