Jayhawks in the News | April 26

Posted on Apr 27, 2018 in Alumni News and News

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Find out what fellow Jayhawks are up to in our weekly edition of “In the News.” It’s like an online version of Class Notes. If you’ve seen Jayhawks in the news who should be featured, email us at share@kualumni.org.


Corporations with strong reputations don’t recover as quickly from PR crises as previously thought, study shows | The University of Kansas

Matt Tidwell, j’88 g’17 PhD’17, faculty lecturer and director of the William Allen White School of Journalism & Mass Communications’ integrated marketing communications graduate program, led a study in which he analyzed the prior reputation of a handful of corporations that experienced a PR crisis and whether they quickly regained their previous status in the eyes of consumers.
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Researchers Find Evidence of Added Auditor Scrutiny Involving Credit Default Swaps | KU School of Business

Adi Masli, Felix Meschke and KU graduate Lijing Du, G’08 G’14, who is now an assistant professor at Towson University, provide evidence that auditors increase their professional scrutiny of companies when it becomes easier for the debtholders of those firms to insure against loss via credit default swaps, or CDS.
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Day in the Life: Ms. Amanda Love finds the self-expression, pride she needs in drag | The University Daily Kansan

During the day, Nate Stitt works as a manager in campus dining, where he deals with kitchen crises. But that’s just his “boy job.” At night, Stitt switches to a life of glitter and glamour as drag queen Ms. Amanda Love.
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