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Audio: The Shooting Down of MH17 and Its Global Impact July 21, 2014 | “Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

William Burke-White of the Law School and Perry World House discusses the geopolitical impact of the crash.

Blackonomics…UNCF Stands Its Ground in Koch Flap July 21, 2014 | New Pittsburgh Courier

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is cited for thoughts on the UNCF receiving money from the Koch brothers.

Russian Media on Malaysian Flight MH17 Tragedy: Epic Fail July 20, 2014 | Huffington Post

Kevin Platt of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the Russian media’s role in covering the Malaysian flight tragedy.

What’s Love Got to Do With It? July 18, 2014 | TheHill.com

Marybeth Gasman and doctoral candidates Thai-Huy Nguyen and Andrés Castro Samayoa of the Graduate School of Education blog about a report recently released by the Education Trust entitled “Tough Love: Bottom-Line Quality Standards for Colleges.”

Does Short-term Meditation Work? Here’s What New Research Found July 18, 2014 | Huffington Post

Sigal Barsade of the Wharton School is quoted about co-authoring a study on mindfulness in the workplace.