Student Spotlight: For the third time in five years, IC accounting students won the Jeopardy! Challenge over
Recreation management major Jennifer Best ’06 received the 2006 Fran Tokar Scholarship Award from the Central New York Recreation and Park Society in recognition of her leadership and volunteerism.
Zahida Sherman ’07 won the anthropology department’s Fitchen Prize for her paper on slavery in
Faculty Focus: Politics professor Zillah Eisenstein has become a board member for the
Sandra Steingraber, the distinguished scholar in residence at
Sports: Seniors Jad Duca, Matthias Keib, and Robert Stubbs were named all-Americans at the 2006 NCAA wrestling championships, where they each won individual titles (at 157, 174, 184 pounds, respectively). Keib and Stubbs were also named Division III National Wrestling Coaches Association scholar all-Americans, along with senior Brian Lockard and junior Nick Calandrino. Stubbs and Calandrino were also scholar all-Americans in 2005.
For the sixth time in seven years, the women’s swimming and diving team won the New York State Women’s Collegiate Athletic Association title. The team also took the Empire 8 championships, for the seventh straight season. Coach Paula Miller was named NYSWCAA coach of the year, her fifth time in nine years, and Empire 8 coach of the year (her second time receiving the honor). Competitor Lauren Botterbusch ’09 was named Empire 8 rookie of the year.