CALS in the News for the week of November 19 – 25

In the News

Stuffing Your Socks With Onions Won’t Cure Your Cold, Flu, Or RSV
BuzzFeed News, 11/21/22
Quoted: Michael Havey, Emeritus, Horticulture

The rule you need eight glasses of water a day is nonsense, study says
New York Post, 11/24/22
Quoted: Dale Schoeller, Emeritus, Nutritional Sciences

Advice to drink eight glasses of water a day may be misleading, research finds
Yahoo! News, 11/24/22
Quoted: Dale Schoeller, Emeritus, Nutritional Sciences

Duplicated Gene Helps Bats Survive “Arms Race” With Viruses
The Scientist, 11/23/22
Quoted: Amy Wray, Alumna, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Autism’s sex bias tied to glial, immune cell gene expression
Spectrum, 11/22/22
Quoted: Donna Werling, Genetics
Quoted: Lee Kissel, Student, Genetics

Triumph of the turkeys: Wild birds flourish in Wisconsin cities and suburbs
Wisconsin Public Radio, 11/24/22
Quoted: David Drake, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

UW expert weighs in on possible recession, inflation’s impact on students
The Badger Herald, 11/21/22
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Human rights issues overshadow Qatar World Cup 2022
The Badger Herald, 11/19/22
Quoted: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication
Quoted: Aran Koob, Student, Biochemistry

New Members Appointed to Farm Bureau’s Young Farmer and Agriculturist Committee
WNCY-FM, 11/21/22
Quoted: Kevin Krentz, Alumnus, Farm and Industry Short Course
Mentioned: Luke Lisowe, Alumnus, Farm and Industry Short Course

Dairy Summit Successful
Mid-West Farm Report, 11/24/22
Mentioned: Maria Woldt, Dairy Innovation Hub

Of Interest

UC strike enters third week as finals near, tensions mount
Los Angeles Times, 11/28/22

CALS in the News is a weekly selection of media stories quoting or mentioning CALS faculty, staff, students, alumni, research and programs. Other stories of interest to the UW–Madison community and those in the fields of agriculture and the life sciences are also included. This list is produced by CALS External Relations. Read more about our mission and methodology for curating this list.