Faculty in the News

Making headlines

Nov. 16

IU Distinguished Scholar Lee Hamilton's column "Trump’s election portends dramatic changes in American foreign policy" appears in The World Post.

Nov. 14

Paul Helmke of SPEA at IU Bloomington and Andy Downs of the IPFW Department of Political Science are quoted by The Bloomington Herald-Times in "Presidential coattails proved to be long for Republicans in Indiana."

Nov. 11

Marie Eisenstein of IU Northwest's Department of Political Science is quoted by the Post-Tribune in "Lake election experts give Trump an assist in county race."

Nov. 10

Filippo Menczer of the IU Bloomington School of Informatics and Computing is quoted by The Guardian in "Facebook’s failure: Did fake news and polarized politics get Trump elected?"

Nov. 10

Joseph Wert of IU Southeast's Department of Political Science is quoted by the Kokomo Tribune in "Voter turnout in Southern Indiana changes only slightly from 2012 election."

Nov. 10

Fabio Rojas of the IU Bloomington Department of Sociology is quoted by MarketWatch in "Talking to your kids about Trump: A guide for the next 4 years."

Nov. 10

Gerald Wright of IU Bloomington's Department of Political Science is quoted by the Kokomo Tribune in "Indiana moves into 2017 with Republican supermajorities, governor."

Nov. 9

Joel Schumm of IU's McKinney School of Law is quoted by the South Bend Tribune in "Right-to-hunt Constitutional amendment wins with 82 percent favorability."

Nov. 9

Paul Helmke of SPEA at IU Bloomington is quoted by The Indianapolis Star in "Trump powers Republican sweep in Indiana."

Nov. 9

Joel Schumm of IU's McKinney School of Law is quoted by The Indianapolis Star in "Right-to-hunt measure passes in Indiana."

Nov. 9

Paul Helmke of SPEA at IU Bloomington is quoted by the Indianapolis Business Journal in "What seemed a Bayh coronation turns into first-ever defeat."

Nov. 8

Andy Downs of the IPFW Department of Political Science is quoted by the South Bend Tribune in "Decision time: Indiana in the national spotlight on Election Day."

Nov. 7

Gerry Lanosga of the IU Media School is quoted by Columbia Journalism Review in "Pence as moderate Republican? That’s news to the Indiana press corps."

Nov. 7

Paul Helmke of SPEA at IU Bloomington is quoted by The Indianapolis Star in "Will rain help the Republicans on Election Day?"

Nov. 7

David Orentlicher of the IU McKinney School of Law is quoted by the Indiana Daily Student in "Public Question 1 on ballot tackles fishing and hunting constitutionality."

Nov. 7

Andy Downs of the IPFW Department of Political Science and Marjorie Hershey of IU Bloomington's Department of Political Science are quoted by The Indianapolis Star in "Did third parties fail their best chance at the White House?"

Nov. 7

Marie Eisenstein of IU Northwest's Department of Political Science is quoted by the Post-Tribune in "Politicians look to unseat councilman who won re-election while jailed for murder charge."

Nov. 6

Paul Helmke of SPEA at IU Bloomington and Andy Downs of the IPFW Department of Political Science are quoted by The Bloomington Herald-Times in "Political experts say U.S. Senate, 9th District races too close to call."

Nov. 4

Paul Helmke of SPEA at IU Bloomington is quoted by The Richmond Register in "Stymied by Congress, White House imposes its own gun limits."

Nov. 4

Andy Downs of the IPFW Department of Political Science is quoted by WBOI in "Name recognition can have impact on elections."

Nov. 4

Bernard Fraga of IU Bloomington’s Department of Political Science co-writes "Who's voting early? Latino turnout is surging, but white turnout is, too" for The Washington Post.

Nov. 4

Luis Fuentes-Rohwer of the IU Maurer School of Law is quoted by Mother Jones in "Indiana's own James Comey situation could keep African Americans from voting."

Nov. 4

Filippo Menczer of the IU Bloomington School of Informatics and Computing is quoted by the Star-Telegram in "That pro-Trump tweet that made your blood boil? It probably came from a bot."

Nov. 4

David Orentlicher of the IU McKinney School of Law is quoted by WBAA in "Hoosiers wonder about ballot question, constitutional right to hunt, fish."

Nov. 4

Amanda Friesen of IUPUI's Department of Political Science co-authors "When evangelical clergy oppose Trump, their flocks listen. But they’re not speaking up" for The Washington Post.

Nov. 4

IU McKinney School of Law Vice Dean Antony Page is quoted by Indiana Public Media in "Legal expert weighs in on Hollingsworth residency controversy."

Nov. 3

Kenneth Dau-Schmidt of the IU Maurer School of Law, David Orentlicher of the IU McKinney School of Law and Stuart Yoak of IU's Association for Practical and Professional Eithics are quoted by McClatchyDC in "Trump-Pence campaign aide stays on Indiana payroll."

Nov. 2

Eric Sandweiss of the IU Bloomington Department of History is quoted by the Tribune Star in "Vigo County has elected the good and bad."

Nov. 2

Elizabeth Bennion of the IU South Bend Department of Political Science is quoted by The Detroit News in "Repeat Upton challenge may be closer, observers say."

Nov. 1

Andy Downs of the IPFW Department of Political Science is quoted by The Indianapolis Star in "Todd Young's campaign banks heavily on outside groups."

Nov. 1

Andy Downs of the IPFW Department of Political Science is quoted by Roll Call in "Pence has options for a job in 2020."