UMW Faculty

Faculty in the Media

The faculty at the University of Mary Washington offer expertise in a wide variety of subjects. As such, they often are sought after for media interviews. Below are several links to audio and video of faculty interviews that are currently accessible online.

McDonnell Controversy
Stephen Farnsworth, Professor of Political Science
WJLA, July 2013

Lectures in History: Historic Preservation of Mary Washington House
Michael Spencer, Assistant Professor of Historic Preservation
C-SPAN, March 2013

Call You and Yours: Parenting
Holly Schiffrin, Associate Professor of Psychology
BBC Radio 4, March 2013

Helicopter Parents Do More Harm Than Good For College Students
Holly Schiffrin, Associate Professor of Psychology
WTOP 103.5 FM, February 2013

Feminists: Intense Mothers?
Miriam Liss, Associate Professor of Psychology
With Good Reason radio, February 2013

The Gospel Roots of Rock and Roll
Gary Richards, Associate Professor of English
With Good Reason radio, February 2013

After the Berlin Wall Came Down
Jason James, Assistant Professor of Anthropology
With Good Reason radio, December 2012

Unemployment Remains Key Factor for U.S. Voters
Chad Murphy, Assistant Professor of Political Science
Voice of America, November 2012

Rosalyn Cooperman of the University of Mary Washington, Va., Says Area Still Sees Remnants of Campaigns from Bygone Eras
Rosalyn Cooperman, Associate Professor of Political Science
WUSA-9, October 2012

Does Voting Early Prompt Hasty Choices?
Chad Murphy, Assistant Professor of Political Science
National Public Radio, October 2012

U.S. Election: Could South Asians Decide Who Wins the White House?

Stephen Farnsworth, Professor of Political Science
BBC, October 2012

Campaigns Vie for Virginia Voters, Especially Women
Stephen Farnsworth, Professor of Political Science
PBS NewsHour, August 2012

Interview with Holly Schiffrin
Holly Schiffrin, Associate Professor of Psychology
WILS 1320 AM radio, July 2012

Obama v. Romney
Stephen Farnsworth, Professor of Political Science
TBD NewsChannel 8
, June 2012

Virginia Scholar Opens Magna Carta to Study
Bruce O’Brien, Professor of History
WAMU 88.5 radio, February 2012

GOP Bills Advance in Va.
Stephen Farnsworth, Professor of Political Science
TBD NewsChannel 8, February 2012

The Magna Carta Online
Bruce O’Brien, Professor of History
With Good Reason radio, February 2012

Look Ahead at the Debates
Stephen Farnsworth, Professor of Political Science
CTV News Channel, January 2012

Ghostwriter in Bahrain
Ranjit Singh, Associate Professor of Political Science
With Good Reason radio, January 2012

Confederate Outlaw
Jeffrey McClurken, Associate Professor of History and American Studies
With Good Reason radio, August 2011

Selling the Silver Bullet

Leanna Giancarlo, Associate Professor of Chemistry
With Good Reason radio, July 2011

Real Men
Chris Kilmartin, Professor of Psychology
With Good Reason radio, July 2011