Selected Press
Wall Street Journal, Rethinking the Hospital for the Next Pandemic, Jun 2020 
Seniors Helping Seniors, Robotic Caregiving Research Is Expanding, Jul 2019. 
Greying California, Experts Weigh In, May 2019 
Science Daily, Eureka Alert, Engineers Journal, Science Times The robots that dementia caregivers want: Robots for joy, robots for sorrow, Mar 2019 
Innovation Toronto, Robot helpers for the joy and sorrow of dementia, Mar 2019 
San Diego Union Tribune, UCSD Gets $1M to make robots more helpful to workers, Sep 2016 
Communications of the ACM, How Researchers are Turning 'Star Wars' Droids Into Reality, Dec 2015. 
National Science Foundation, Research seeks to make robotic "human patient simulations", Aug 2015. 
ASEE, 20 Faculty Under 40. Laurel Riek: Responsive Robots, Sept 2014. 
John J. Reilly Center, Reilly Center elects four new fellows, 2014 
South Bend Tribune, PacBot 'more fun than the video game', 2012 
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