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Contributed by Leslie D'Arcy on 04/15/2016
Submitted on behalf of Gerard Turbide, Interim Vice President for Enrollment Management
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Contributed by John Sigg on 04/15/2016
Raj Subramaniam, Professor in the Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education, published an article with graduates Srijana KC and Sarita Paudel in the Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing. The article is titled "Barriers and Facilitators of Utilizing Research Among Nurses in Nepal."
Contributed by Eric Machan Howd on 04/15/2016
Eric Machan Howd (Lecturer in Writing, IC H&S Class of 1990) received a national innovation award for preparing students and faculty for online learning; he has also been asked to coordinate electronic portfolio (ePortfolio) efforts across the State University of New York (SUNY).
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Contributed by Michael Serino on 04/14/2016
The New York Press Association and the Society of Professional Journalists Northeast Region held their annual conventions the weekend of April 8–10 and presented their respective professional and student press awards.
Once again, The Ithacan was named Best College Newspaper in New York State by the NYPA and received numerous individual awards. in addition, stories from the paper took First Place in the Best News Story category from both organizations. The awards were for work produced during the 2015 calendar year (Jack Curran ’15, editor-in-chief Spring 2015; Kira Maddox ’16, editor-in-chief Fall 2015).
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Contributed by Brandy Hawley on 04/14/2016
Anthony Adornato, assistant professor of journalism, will discuss the innovative uses of mobile and social media for journalism, at the 2016 Broadcast Education Association (BEA) Convention in Las Vegas. Serving on two panels, his talks are:
-There’s An App For That: Storytelling with Snapchat
-Curriculum Swapshop: Digital-First Story Pitches, Developing News Stories for Social Media and Mobile
Dr. Jamie Ellis' Research Students Present at the 251st National American Chemical Society Meeting in San Diego, March 2016
Contributed by Joshua Ellis on 04/14/2016
Biochemistry majors Adam Scott ('16) and Katrina Piemonte ('16) presented their research during the ACS Undergraduate Research Poster session at the ACS National Meeting on March 14th.
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Therapeutic Recreation Students and Recreational and Leisure Studies Faculty present at NYSTRA Conference
Contributed by Janice Elich Monroe on 04/14/2016
Sonya Griffiths, Emily Miner, and Riza Ramos, Therapeutic Recreation Majors, co-present with Dr. Janice Elich Monroe, Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies.
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Contributed by Kristin Morse on 04/14/2016
Associate Professor Howard Kalman, Department of Strategic Communication, published “Integrating Evaluation and Needs Assessment: A Case Study of an Ergonomics Program” in Performance Improvement Quarterly, Vol. 29, No 1, April 2016.
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Contributed by Suzanne Smith on 04/14/2016
Submitted on behalf of Roger "Doc" Richardson, Associate Provost/Interim Chief Diversity Officer
Dr. Orlando-Marquez C. Kittrell, founding director of the Office of State Grants (OSG), presented “Write Your Own Story by Setting the Bar!“ to a crowded room of CSTEP students and administrators on April 9th at the CSTEP Statewide Student Conference which was held at The Sagamore on Lake George in Bolton Landing, NY.
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SLPA Assistant Professor Skott Jones and Alumni Amanda DiTomaso and Meredith Gennaro Publish Article in Applied Psycholinguistics
Contributed by Maureen Forrest on 04/14/2016
Skott Jones, Assistant Professor in the Department of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, in collaboration with two former graduate students, Amanda DiTomaso and Meredith Gennaro, published a study on phonological similarity in the current issue of Applied Psycholinguistics.
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Contributed by Jill Ackerman on 04/14/2016
This year, thirteen students and one faculty member have been honored by membership in the Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society. The Sigma Xi motto is: "Companions in Zealous Research", a phrase that describes these scientists well. Founded in 1886, Sigma Xi is the international honor society of scientists and engineers who are elected to membership because of their research achievements or potential. The honorees were introduced by their research mentors at the banquet of the Paulen A Smith Chapter, which is celebrating its Fifty-first year at Ithaca College.
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Xanthe Matychak of Environmental Studies Department is Part of Team that Won an Infosys Maker Award!
Contributed by Cheryl Gunther on 04/14/2016
In January, a team comprised of Xanthe Matychak, lecturer for the Environmental Studies Department, and the owners of Wicked Device Electronics Co and makers of Air Quality Egg, Dirk Swart and Vic Aprea, won an Infosys Maker Award to develop lights that visualize air quality data.
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Contributed by Judy Smith on 04/13/2016
Barney Beins (Psychology) was elected president of the New England Psychological Association (NEPA) and is on the executive committee for the Northeastern Conference for Teachers of Psychology (NECTOP), which precedes the annual NEPA convention.
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Contributed by Arlene Dende on 04/13/2016
Mariah Flaim, Computer Science ’16, was awarded second place for Best Research Poster at the recent New York Celebration of Women in Computing held in Lake George , NY.
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Contributed by Cheryl Gunther on 04/12/2016
Environmental Studies senior Erika Bucior was awarded a Fulbright to spend the 2016-17 academic year studying an invasive plant species in Tinidad and Tobago.
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Two School of HSHP faculty present at the National Disabled Veterans Winter Sports Clinic (NDVWSC) in Snowmass, Colorado.
Contributed by Susan Durnford on 04/12/2016
Janice Elich Monroe, RLS and Susan Durnford, SLPA were invited to present two seminars at the NDVWSC event < http://wintersportsclinic.org/> April 4th-5th in Snowmass, CO. Presentations included “Storytelling as Therapy” and “The BREATH Pathway” which included evidence-based storytelling and mindfulness intervention approaches for veterans, caregivers, and clinicians.
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Ithaca College Students Present at the 2016 Phi Alpha Theta Upstate and Central New York Regional Conference
Contributed by Jonathan Ablard on 04/12/2016
Four Ithaca College students presented at the 2016 Phi Alpha Theta Upstate and Central New York Regional Conference hosted by the Ithaca College Department of History. Alyssa Gilliam, won a "Paper Award" for her research paper “For the Cultivation of Still Wider and More Unselfish Interests: Female university students and community in Great Britain, 1850-1910.”
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Contributed by Stephen Tropiano on 04/11/2016
Stephen Tropiano, director of the Ithaca College Los Angeles Program and associate professor of screen studies, delivered a paper at the 2016 Society for Cinema and Media Studies in Atlanta.
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Bonita Ferguson, Teacher Education Certification Specialist in the Department of Education presents at the New York State Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NYSSLHA) Annual Convention, April 8-9 in Saratoga Springs, NY.
Contributed by Jana Waller on 04/11/2016
Ithaca College staff member Bonita Ferguson gave a two hour seminar, Together toward Teacher Certification. In her presentation she shared information about teacher certification in the area of Teaching Students with Speech and Language Disabilities (TSSLD).
SLPA Faculty, Students, Alumni, and Community Partners Present at the New York State Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NYSSLHA) Annual Convention, April 8 - 9, in Saratoga Springs, New York.
Contributed by Maureen Forrest on 04/11/2016
Jana Waller, Tina Caswell, and Marie Sanford, SLPA clinical faculty members, and Christine Bainbridge, Speech-Language Pathologist in the Spencer Van-Etten School District, co-authored a two-hour seminar entitled, ICreate: Facilitating Change for Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)/Social Communication Disorders (SCD).
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