Rollins College

November 2009

Rollins in the News captures news coverage about Rollins or appearances in the media by faculty, staff or students serving as subject experts on a range of topics. If you’ve appeared in the media, please contact Jennifer Sperber-Sales at so we can be sure to include you in Rollins in the News. When available, links to articles will be provided. Links may expire or require registration. Appearances are listed alphabetically.

Professor of International Business Ilan Alon was quoted in “Obama in Asia – building block or bow?” in the November 19 issue of the New York Times. The story was also posted on

Ilan was also interviewed for “Iran Espionage” on November 10 by the Daily Buzz Morning Show.

Director of Financial Aid Steve Booker was quoted in “Student lending landscape in flux” posted on November 19 on eCampus News blog.

Crummer Graduate School Professor Mark Johnston was interviewed on November 30 by WESH News Channel 2 regarding the impact that Tiger Wood’s current situation may have on his endorsement deals. To view the segment, click here. In another segment, Johnston analyzed Wood’s management of the issue. To view that piece, click here.

Johnston was also quoted in:

“Season’s dealings: Don’t miss out” in the November 23 issue of the Orlando Sentinel.

Dean of the Crummer Graduate School Craig McAllaster was mentioned in “Amid problems, Dynetech builds new investment venture” in the November 12 issue of the Orlando Sentinel. McAllaster was also quoted in “Rollins College Crummer Graduate School of Business; Rollins Executive MBA Program Ranked 59th in the World by Financial Times” in the November 7 issue of Investment Weekly News and in “Research from Rollins MBA Disputes Myth about the Financial Value of Pre-MBA Work Experience” posted on November 4 on Yahoo Finance, as well as Best MBA Schools Online, Orlando Tips blog, and Admissions NYC blog amongst others.

Professor of Economics Charles Rock was quoted in “Arena deals have costs, few benefits”
in the November 19 issue of the Columbus Business First.

Crummer Graduate School Professor Bill Seyfried was interviewed for “Retailers Extend Black Friday Deals” on November 16 by WESH News Channel 2.

President Emeritus Thaddeus Seymour was interviewed for “Safe Driving For Seniors: Officials Get Creative” which aired on November 24 on National Public Radio.

Director of Music John Sinclair was highlighted in “Submerged in music” in the November 5 issue of the Winter Park/Maitland Observer.

Director of Student Involvement & Leadership Brent Turner and Sodexo were featured in “Happy meals” in the November 19 issue of the Winter Park/Maitland Observer.

Associate Professor of Education Gio Valiante was quoted in “The Putting Game and Fearless Golf DVD set holiday gift ideas” posted on on November 6.

The Crummer Graduate School was highlighted in:

The Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership Center was mentioned in:

Rollins was mentioned:

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