Select Coverage of President Ken Gormley

Curated articles and interviews related to Ken:

This Pittsburgh Business Times article on Duquesne's new Institute for Ethics and Integrity in Journalism includes a quote from Ken Gormley in which he shares his gratitude for the alumna whose gift helped establish the institute and the impact it will have.
September 14, 2021

This Newsweek article about Vince Foster, who served as deputy White House counsel during the first six months of President Bill Clinton's administration, refers to details about Foster that were included in Ken Gormley's The Death of American Virtue: Clinton vs. Starr.
September 7, 2021

President Gormley was interviewed by WTAE-TV about Pittsburgh philanthropist John G. Rangos, Sr., who also was a longtime friend of Duquesne and benefactor of the School of Health Sciences, scholarships and more.
July 22, 2021

Pittsburgh Quarterly asked Ken Gormley and his fellow local college presidents to weigh in on the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats that have come to light compared to prior to COVID-19 pandemic.
July 21, 2021

In this Tribune-Review article President Gormley addresses how a $2M gift from the R.K. Mellon Foundation will help graduates of Duquesne's new College of Osteopathic Medicine serve both urban and rural communities in need of doctors.
July 13, 2021

President Gormley was interviewed by WTAE-TV for this story about how he honored May graduate Dylan Braun during a special post-graduation ceremony. Braun overcame serious injuries from a car accident to return to Duquesne and complete master's degree in physician assistant studies.
May 7, 2021

Pittsburgh Magazine included Ken Gormley's statement in this article about the passing of Joanne Rogers, the widow of Fred Rogers.
January 15, 2020

President Gormley gave an update to NextPittsburgh about Duquesne's College of Osteopathic Medicine, including the location and timeline for the physical space that will house the new school.
January 13, 2020

NPR's Nina Totenberg interviewed Ken Gormley and other presidential scholars for this story on whether President Donald Trump has the legal authority to pardon himself.
January 9, 2021

President Gormley was interviewed for this WESA-Radio story about the re-enactment Duquesne University co-sponsored to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the first commercial radio broadcast, which just happened to take place in Pittsburgh. Duquesne partnered with the National Museum of Broadcasting and Westinghouse Service Uniting Retired Employees to live stream the original broadcast that covered the 1920 election between Warren G. Harding and James Cox.
November 2, 2020

KDKA-TV
September 19, 2020

In this feature story about Duquesne's announcing it will open a college of osteopathic medicine, the
August 1, 2020

Pittsburgh Quarterly featured Ken for their What Do I Know? Series, which is a life's recounting in the subject's own words.
July 6, 2020

President Gormley, a presidential and constitutional law expert, was interviewed by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette for this article about partisanship, the impeachment process and the January 2020 Senate trial of President Donald Trump.
January 25, 2020

The New York Times interviewed President Gormley for this article about President Donald Trump in adding Ken Starr to his legal defense team for his impeachment trial. Starr was the independent counsel whose investigation led to President Bill Clinton's impeachment more than 20 years ago. Gormley interviewed Starr for this best-selling book, The Death of American Virtue: Clinton vs. Starr.
January 17, 2020

Politico
January 16, 2020

WESA-Radio quoted President Gormley in this story about a federal grant of nearly $500,000 awarded to the August Wilson House to go toward plans to restore the Pittsburgh-native/playwright's childhood home in the Hill District. Duquesne is a project partner.
October 21, 2019

The Palm Beach Post interviewed Ken Gormley for this article about the pardon of President Richard Nixon serving as a "road map" to dealing with a previous president potentially facing criminal charges after leaving the White House.
September 20, 2019

Ken Gormley discussed the University's plans in this Post-Gazette article about Duquesne announcing it will open a College of Osteopathic Medicine, making it only the second medical school in Pittsburgh. Gormley talked about the local, regional and national need for family doctors and how the new school will make a significant contribution.
August 1, 2019

President Gormley discussed why Pittsburgh has become a viable destination for recent university grads with the Tribune-Review for this article on the region being rated No. 6 for new college graduates.
July 26, 2019

This Post-Gazette article about former Duquesne All-American basketball player Chuck Cooper being named to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame includes a quote from President Gormley about Cooper, who was the first black player drafted by an NBA team.
April 6, 2019

The Post-Gazette included Ken's statement about the interfaith service Duquesne is hosting for victims of the Tree of Life shooting.
October 29, 2018

WTAE-TV included Ken's statement in coverage of leader's reactions to the shootings at the Tree of Life synagogue in Squirrel Hill.
October 28, 2018

Ken co-wrote this Post-Gazette op-ed about Duquesne's National Conference on the First Amendment.
October 28, 2018

WTAE-TV quotes Ken about the $45-million renovation of Duquesne's A.J. Palumbo Center, which will be renamed the UPMC Cooper Fieldhouse.
October 23, 2018

KDKA-TV interviews Ken about Duquesne's two-day National Conference on the First Amendment.
October 22, 2018

Architectural Digest highlights actor Denzel Washington's fundraising effort to renovate the August Wilson House. At the event, Ken announced the first August Wilson Fellow, who will study at Duquesne while working at the August Wilson House.
October 1, 2018

The Post-Gazette covers Ken's announcement of the first August Wilson House Fellow during an event in the Hill District where actor Denzel Washington announced his $5 million donation to the August Wilson House.
September 26, 2018

In an interview with The New York Times, journalist Bob Woodward lists Ken's "The Death of American Virtue: Clinton vs. Starr" as one of the books on his nightstand.
September 13, 2018

Ken's expertise on special prosecutors is featured in this New York Times article on Robert Mueller's public relations strategy.
September 13, 2018

Pitt News quotes Ken about the response of Pittsburgh-area Catholic organizations and institutions to the recent grand jury report about decades of abuse by Catholic priests.
September 12, 2018

KDKA-TV interviews Ken about Duquesne’s annual freshman move-in day.
August 21, 2018

The Pittsburgh Business Times features a profile on Ken as one of the new leaders at local universities.
August 17, 2018

Ken and other regional college and university presidents are interviewed by Pittsburgh Quarterly about protecting free speech on campuses.
August 6, 2018

Ken’s book is mentioned in a Politico article about U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s involvement in the Whitewater controversy of the 1990s.
July 22, 2018

Vanity Fair quotes Ken’s book The Death of American Virtue: Clinton vs. Starr in this story about U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and how he may treat the Russia investigation.
July 11, 2018

The Chicago Tribune quotes Ken on the consideration of Judge Thomas Hardiman, U.S. Court of Appeals Third Circuit Judge and Duquesne University adjunct faculty member, for a seat on the U.S. Supreme Court.
July 10, 2018

The Washington Post cites Ken’s book The Death of American Virtue: Clinton vs Starr for this story about Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s potential nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court.
July 6, 2018

WPXI-TV quotes Ken’s statement on the passing of Duquesne alumni and Pittsburgh meteorologist Joe DeNardo.
June 15, 2018

Ken’s op-ed on a little-known aspect of the pardon of Richard Nixon and how it applies to today appeared in The Washington Post.
June 8, 2018

Ken is quoted in this editorial from The Washington Post on Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation.
May 4, 2018

The Los Angeles Times interviews Ken about President Trump’s opposition to Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation.
April 11, 2018

Pittsburgh Magazine reports on Ken's forum “Technology, Social Media and Civil Discourse,” which focused on the relationship between technology, empathy and civility.
March 22, 2018

The Post-Gazette reports on Ken's panel discussion about the late Dan Rooney before the annual Ireland Funds Pittsburgh Gala, which celebrated his life and legacy.
March 19, 2018

The Pittsburgh Steelers interview Ken about Duquesne's March 16 symposium Slainte! Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Dan Rooney.
March 16, 2018

NPR interviews Ken about Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election
March 5, 2018

The Post-Gazette quotes Ken in this story about Duquesne's inaugural August Wilson House Fellowship
February 5, 2018

CNN's Michael Smerconish interviews Ken about President Donald Trump's efforts to protect himself during Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election[transcript]
February 3, 2018

Ken's op-ed in The Washington Post about President Trump's precarious relationship with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation
January 26, 2018

Ken's op-ed in the Post-Gazette about Duquesne's efforts to improve the city and the region: “Duquesne University is embracing the future.”
January 14, 2018

The Pittsburgh Business Times interviews Ken about the start of Mayor William Peduto's second term and how he has contributed to Pittsburgh's prosperity
January 3, 2018

Ken discusses special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation with the Los Angeles Times
December 12, 2017

The Pittsburgh Business Times interviews Ken about the new five-year Strategic Plan
November 20, 2017

McClatchy DC interviews Ken about the similarities between the current Robert Mueller investigation and Kenneth Starr’s Whitewater investigation in the 1990s
November 6, 2017

The Duquesne Duke interviews Ken about Duquesne's new Strategic Plan, which is in the final draft stage
September 28, 2017

The Post-Gazette covers Ken's efforts along with area college and university presidents to combat campus sexual assault
September 11, 2017

Pittsburgh Magazine interviews Ken about the challenges and triumphs of a 21st-century education
August 23, 2017

Ken is quoted by CNN in an article about Ken Starr and expanding presidential investigations
August 4, 2017

The New York Times quotes Ken in an article about Robert Mueller
June 15, 2017

The Guardian discusses Russia special counsel Robert Mueller with Ken
May 19, 2017

Time Magazine interviews Ken about President Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey
May 11, 2017

The Washington Post interviews Ken about President Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey
May 10, 2017

Ken reflects on the loss of their family rescue dog, Simba, for the Pets section of the Post-Gazette
April 8, 2017

Ken's statement on President Trump's immigration order
January 30, 2017

Ken discusses qualifications of Judge Thomas Hardiman, U.S. Supreme Court Nominee [audio]
January 26, 2017

Ken provides insight into prospective Supreme Court Justice
January 26, 2017

Ken comments on the qualifications of Thomas Hardiman, Appellate Judge in Contention for Supreme Court
January 26, 2017

The Post-Gazette covers Ken's inauguration as President of Duquesne University
September 22, 2016

Ken discusses the history between Presidents and the Supreme Court in the Washington Times
September 12, 2016

Ken explains how Senate refusal to confirm a Supreme Court Justice could set the court back years
March 16, 2016

Nina Totenberg interviews Ken as an expert on presidential power
January 19, 2016

Duquesne University names Law School Dean Ken Gormley as new president
November 15, 2015

Favorite son: Duquesne has a proven leader in Gormley
November 6, 2015