The National Conferences on Undergraduate Research (NCUR), established in 1987, is dedicated to promoting undergraduate research, scholarship, and creative activity in all fields of study by sponsoring an annual conference for students. Unlike meetings of academic professional organizations, this gathering of young scholars welcomes presenters from all institutions of higher learning and from...
A prolific writer and keynote speaker, Dr. John-Steiner, Presidential Professor of Linguistics and Education at the University of New Mexico, will be visiting Ithaca College on April 13, 2010. Beginning at noon in an informal discussion with students and faculty, Dr. Steiner will discuss ideas and research concerning collaborative creative thought, followed by a public lecture that evening from 7 - 8:30 pm in the Clark Lounge, at the Campus Center, Egbert Hall.
Two staff and one faculty member from the Gerontology Institute made presentations at the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education’s (AGHE) Annual Meeting held March 3–March 7 in Reno, Nevada.
ITHACA, NY — The founder of the New England Centenarian Study, which has since grown to be the most comprehensive study in the world of centenarians — those who are at least 100 years old — will speak at Ithaca College on Thursday, March 11. Dr. Thomas Perls will present “The Why and How of Living to 100” at 7 p.m....
ITHACA, NY — An expert on the effects of exercise and physical activity on sensory, motor and cognitive functioning in old age will give a free public talk at Ithaca College on Thursday, Oct. 29. Wojtek Chodzko-Zajko will discuss “Physical Activity and Successful Aging” at 7 p.m. in Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall. His presentation is sponsored by the Gerontology Institute...