CALS in the News for the Week of January 9 – 15

In the News

Was hilft gegen Skepsis vor der Corona-Impfung? (What helps against skepticism before the corona vaccination?)
Scientific American via Spektrum der Wissenschaft, 1/14/21
Quoted: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication

Inspirational Women in STEM and Tech: Dr. Rianna Vandergaast On The 5 Leadership Lessons She Learned From Her Experience
Medium, 1/10/21
Interviewed: Rianna Vandergaast, Alumna, Biochemistry

Attack on US Capitol highlights social media’s role in planning illegal activity
WKOW 27, 1/10/21
Quoted: Don Stanley, Life Sciences Communication

Experts say social media played a role in Wednesdays violence in Washington D.C.
Channel 3000, 1/8/21
Quoted: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication

Is Apple, Amazon and Google’s decision to ban Parler a first amendment violation? Expert says no
Channel 3000, 1/10/21
Quoted: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication

‘The choice is ours’: Panel discusses COVID-19 and schools
The Cap Times, 1/13/21
Quoted: Malia Jones, Community and Environmental Sociology

Wisconsin’s dairy farmers looking for change in 2021
WFRV-TV, 1/11/21
Interviewed: Mark Stephenson, Center for Dairy Profitability

Sodium substitutions
Meat+Poultry, 1/14/21
Quoted: Susan Larson, Center for Dairy Research

Former CALS dean Neal Jorgensen, professor emeritus of dairy science, dies at 85
Mid-West Farm Report, 1/14/21
Quoted: Louis Armentano, Emeritus, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Quoted: Randy Shaver, Emeritus, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Quoted: Hector DeLuca, Emeritus, Biochemistry
Quoted: Dick Straub, Emeritus, Biological Systems Engineering
Mentioned: Neal Jorgensen, Deceased, Emeritus, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
Mentioned: Farm and Industry Short Course

Staying healthy as the cold arrives
Wisconsin State Farmer, 1/11/21
Author: Beth Olson, Nutritional Sciences

Of Interest

Worrisome new variant of COVID-19 coronavirus found in Wisconsin
Wisconsin State Journal, 1/13/21