Rollins College

August 2010

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 Sales at jsales@rollins.edu 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.

President Emerita Rita Bornstein was quoted in “Too Much Sunshine Can Complicate Presidential Searches” in the August 8 issue of The Chronicle of Higher Education.

President Lewis Duncan was:

quoted in “What issue related to Winter Park is of most concern to you as a businessperson?” in the August 27 issue of the Orlando Business Journal.

mentioned in “Rally touts SunRail, but Winter Park wants more wiggle room” in the August 23 issue of the Orlando Sentinel.

quoted in “UCF makes list of best colleges, Rollins tops in South” posted August 17 on Central Florida News 13.com. To view the news segment, click here.

Assistant Professor of International Business Marc Fetscherin was quoted in “Research from Rollins College yields new findings on marketing science” posted August 17 on Marketing Weekly News.

Professor of Political Science Rick Foglesong was:

interviewed by WESH Channel 2 on August 25 for“Expert Predicts What Comes Next In Fla. Politics”.

quoted in “Intersection: August 25, 2010” posted August 25 on Florida Talks blog.

interviewed by My Fox Orlando on August 24 regarding Governor Charlie Christ.

interviewed by Central Florida News 13 on August 16 regarding running for city council and the school board.

quoted in “CCA and FAPSC Host “The Future of the Health IT Workforce” Roundtable With TechAmerica” posted August 17 on Career College Association blog.

quoted in “Homeowners Continue to Chase the ‘American Dream’” posted August 5 on Real Estate Information Systems Media online.

quoted in “Grayson’s reelection may hinge on Latino voters,” which aired August 3 on WDBO AM580.

Crummer Graduate School Professor Mark Johnston was quoted in “Racy video causing controversy at UCF,” which aired on August 9 on My Fox Orlando.

Archive Specialist Trudy Laframboise was highlighted in “From Annie Russell to Mr. Rogers, Rollins treasures were in good hands” in the August 22 issue of the Orlando Sentinel.

Executive Director for the Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership Center Margaret Linnane was quoted in “Party with a purpose: Groups have a good time doing good deeds” in the August 1 issue of the Orlando Sentinel.

Assistant Professor of Anthropology Rachel Newcomb wrote “Eliza Griswold’s ‘The Tenth Parallel’ uncovers complexities in Muslim and Christian identities” in the August 22 issue of the Cleveland Plain-Dealer.

Professor of English Socky O’Sullivan and Professor/Archives & Special Collections for the Olin Library Wenxian Zhang were mentioned in “Long-lost novel brings wild, wooly Florida to life” in the August 29 issue of the Orlando Sentinel.

Director of Adminssion Holly Pohlig was quoted in “Enrollment sets records” in the August 13 issue of the Seminole Voice.

Professor of Environmental Studies Bruce Stephenson and Professor of Political Science Rick Folglesong were quoted in “Rollins debuts urban program” in the August 5 issue of the Winter Park/Maitland Observer.

Bruce was also quoted in “Panel: SunRail will boost area economy” in the August 27 issue of the Orlando Business Journal.

Crummer Graduate School Professor Bill Seyfried was quoted in:

“Lower property values lead to budget cuts” in the August 27 issue of the Orlando Business Journal.

“Jobs must lead, not lag, the recovery” posted August 6 on CNNMoney.com. The story was also posted on Fidelity.com.

“Polk County OKs six-month impact fee moratorium” in the August 6 issue of the Orlando Business Journal.

Associate Professor of History Claire Strom was mentioned in “Notes from NITLE CAMP” posted August 1 on the Scholarly Communications blog.

Associate Professor of Education Gio Valiante was quoted in “Dr. Gio Valiante’s Fearless Golf program strikes again with Appleby’s 59” posted August 4 on the Examiner.com.

Rollins was mentioned in:

“Jacksonville University Showcases Nine LaxManiax Alums – Most of any College Program” posted August 31 on LaxManiax online.

“Report: Mental-health clinic may rise from Tiger Woods divorce money” posted August 31 on the Orlando Sentinel Blog.

“Rollins College Works to Cut Carbon Footprint” in the August 30 issue of the West Orange News.

“Elin eyes opening a clinic” in the August 29 issue of the New York Post.

“Power players: Four Winter Park community leaders you should know – Orlando Business Journal” in the August 27 issue of the Orlando Business Journal.

coverage of Elin Woods on August 26 on WESH Channel 2.

“FIEA Welcomes 7th Class of Gamers” in the August 26 issue of UCF Today.

“Season Preview: A film festival guide” in the August 26 issue of the Orlando Sentinel.

“Elin Nordegren” in the August 24 issue of People.

during a segment on Elin Woods on the August 24 airing of the Today Show and on other NBC Affiliates.

“Local Schools Rank On Best Colleges List” on August 18 on WESH Channel 2.

during coverage of this year’s U.S. News & World Report’s “America’s Best Colleges” list. WESH Channel 2 covered the story and briefly explained the scoring; and WFTV Channel 9“>discussed the rankings rankings and posted a href=”http://www.wftv.com/news/24657235/detail.html”>”Rollins Earns Top Spot In College Rankings” on their Web site. Central Florida News 13 also released the rankings on this day. The following printed stories also ran: “FSC Moves Up in College Guide Rankings” in The Ledger and “U.S. News & World Report college rankings: Harvard again tops list of best colleges” in the NY Daily News.

“College rankings: Forbes lists UF No. 1 in Florida” posted August 12 on the Orlando Sentinel blog.

“College rankings: U.S. News & World Report posting latest lists on Tuesday — Here’s a peek at top 25” posted August 12 on the Orlando Sentinel blog.

“Enrollment soars in Central Florida” in the August 12 issue of the Winter Park/Maitland Observer.

“For the Birds” in the August 12 issue of the Winter Park/Maitland Observer.

“Reports cite colleges and universities that push for higher black and Hispanic graduation rates” in the August 9 issue of the Orlando Sentinel.

“Lamm & Co. completing $5M worth of work” in the August 6 issue of the Orlando Business Journal.

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