In the News – July 2013

In the News – July 2013

*The groundbreaking ceremony for the Buley Library renovation project and the accompanying ribbon-cutting for the Wintergreen Parking Garage drew considerable media attention.

The New Haven Register ran two articles in its July 18 edition. A lengthy story focusing on the Buley groundbreaking ceremony ran on Page 4.

The following is a link to the Register story:

http://www.nhregister.com/articles/2013/07/18/news/new_haven/doc51e70fd665f46633296485.txt

An article about the parking garage ran in the business section of the paper.

The following is a link to the Register story:

http://www.nhregister.com/articles/2013/07/18/news/new_haven/doc51e7260315925509343700.txt

Channel 8 aired a segment July 18 during its various news shows, including on the 5 p.m. newscast.

The following is a link to the Channel 8 piece:

http://www.wtnh.com/dpp/news/new_haven_cty/renovations-underway-at-scsu-library#.Ueftb23gzXY

*Phyllis Gordon, manager of the university’s Family Therapy Clinic, was interviewed about the stereotypes vs. truths pertaining to “only children” in a July 17 article in the New Haven Register. She discusses how those stereotypes originated before the turn of the 20th century.

The following is a link to the Register story:

http://www.nhregister.com/articles/2013/07/13/news/doc51e20ba21eeb0282733997.txt

The story was generated after a post on this subject appeared in the SCSU blog, “Wise Words,”which can be accessed at: www.scsuwisewords.wordpress.com .

*Marie McDaniel, assistant professor of history, was interviewed extensively about fact vs. fiction as it pertains to Independence Day in a story that appeared on July 4 in the New Haven Register. America actually declared itself independent of Great Britain on July 2, 1776 with a vote by the Second Continental Congress, rather than the commonly held belief that it was on July 4, 1776. The Declaration of Independence was formally adopted by Congress on July 4, 1776.

The following is a link to the story that appeared in the Register:

http://www.nhregister.com/articles/2013/07/03/news/doc51d4a1f047c37959501735.txt

The story appeared as a result of a post on this subject in the SCSU blog, “Wise Words.”