Spring Faculty Conference Program Announced


Contributed by Susanne Morgan

The final program for the annual Spring Faculty Conference, featuring work that was supported by internal funding during 2005-2006, is below. The conference takes place on Tuesday, May 9, from 9:00 a.m. to noon in the Clark Lounge of the Campus Center.

Featured this year are:

Srijana Bajracharya, associate professor of health promotion and physical education
An Assessment of Knowledge Regarding Colorectal Cancer (CRC) and Perceived Benefits and Barriers to Screening for CRC Among College/University Employees

Nicholas Muellner, assistant professor of cinema and photography
Now is the Winter

Michael Smith, assistant professor of history
Local Environmental History, A Sense of Place, and Ecological Citizenship

Michael Richardson, associate professor of modern languages and literatures
American Representations of Hitler and Nazism

Charis Dimaras, associate professor of music performance, piano
Kim Dunnick, professor of music performance, trumpet
Lee Goodhew Romm, professor of music performance, bassoon
Paige Morgan , associate professor of music performance, oboe
Recreation and Performance of the Nikos Skalkottas Cycle

Recipients of internal funding are invited to share their work as posters or other visual displays. Please contact Laurie Wasik in the Office of the Provost, at [mailto: wasik@ithaca.edu].

To download the conference program as a pdf file, see http://www.ithaca.edu/cfe/ProgramSpringConf06.pdf.

Other end-of-year events include the program on Successful Tenure and Promotion at Ithaca College (register online at
http://www.ithaca.edu/cfe/events_T&PWorkshop2006.htm) and the all-college May Institute on teaching and learning (http://www.ithaca.edu/cfe/events_ImplementingTheMissionMay2006.htm)

For information on other upcoming events, please visit the Center for Faculty Excellence at http://www.ithaca.edu/cfe/index.htm.

Questions? Contact Susanne Morgan at morgan@ithaca.edu.