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Professor Arhlene Flowers’ article, “5 Ways  to Customize Your Newsroom for Global Audiences,” was published January 20, 2017, on Ragan’s PR Daily. See to read the entire article.

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Congratulations to HSHP's Jenna Heffron who co-authored a recently published book chapter. The chapter is called "Self-determination and self-management" and it is in the book "Measuring occupational performance: Supporting best practice in occupational therapy (3rd ed.)"  

The full citation is below:
Hammel, J., Lee, D., Heffron, J., & Meskin, K. (2017).  Self-determination and self-management.  In M. Law, C. Baum, & W. Dunn (Eds.), Measuring occupational performance: Supporting best practice in occupational therapy (3rd ed.).  Thorofare, NJ: SLACK Inc.


 Thirty students and 4 faculty members from the Athletic Training Education Program in the Department of Exercise & Sport Sciences represented Ithaca College at the 2017 Eastern Athletic Trainers' Association (EATA) Annual Meeting in Philadelphia

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 Catherine Taylor published a portfolio of her writing in the current issue of VERSE (Volume 33, Numbers 1-3), an annual literary journal published by the University of Georgia and the University of Richmond. The writing, entitled "Inanimate Subjects," is an excerpt from her forthcoming book, You, Me, and the Violence.




Carrie Reuning-Hummel, Allison Meyer, and Gordon Rowland published an article on their study of powerful learning experiences and Suzuki music teachers in the International Journal of Education & the Arts. The article can be found at



Gordon Rowland co-edited a book with Allison Carr-Chellman (Dean, School of Education, University of Idaho) called Issues in technology, learning and instructional design: Classic and contemporary debates (2017, Routledge).

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On November 20, 2016, Associate Professor of Jewish Studies Rebecca Lesses presented a paper on “Gender and mysticism in ancient Judaism.” She spoke in a panel organized by the Mysticism, Esotericism, and Gnosticism in Antiquity section. 

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Naeem Inayatullah (and David Blaney, Macalester College) published “The Costs of Weaponizing Emancipatory Politics: Constituting what is Constitutive of Capitalism" in, Spectrum: Journal of Global Studies, 8(1), 2016, pp. 46-69.  

The article asks whether capitalism's relation to racism, sexism, colonialism, ecological plunder, and Eurocentrism is logically necessary or merely historically correlative.

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Patricia Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival (FLEFF), and Claudia Pederson, assistant professor of art history at Wichita State University, published a chapter in Indie Reframed:  Women's Independent Filmmaking and Contemporary American Independent Cinema, edited by Linda Badley, Claire Perkins, and Michele Schreiber (Edinburgh University Press, 2016).

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In the internet age — where we may think that a simple Google search might spoil the magic of Santa Claus for kids — Macy’s is hoping to fill the World Wide Web with positive affirmations of belief. And a developmental psychologist from Ithaca College who has conducted her own research on belief in Santa is helping out.

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Department of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology clinical faculty members, Jana Waller, Marie Sanford, and Tina Caswell and Spencer Van-Etten Central School District SLP, Christine Bainbridge, published an article in the December issue of Perspectives of the ASHA Special Interest Groups-SIG 16, School-Based Issues.

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Over the fall semester a number of staff from Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) have actively participated and contributed thought leadership for many regional and national professional organizations, program committees and conferences.

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Scott Stull, Assistant Professor in the Anthropology Department, presented at the Reconstructive and Experimental Archaeology Conference at Colonial Williamsburg, in Williamsburg, Virginia, on November 18, 2016. His paper was titled, "Experimental Archaeology as Participant Observation: A Perspective from Medieval Food."

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The Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE) is a membership organization of colleges and universities that offer education, training, and research programs in the field of aging. AGHE currently has more than 160 institutional members throughout the United States, Canada, and abroad. 

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Congratulations to Stephen Sweet, Chair for Sociology Department, for co-authoring the article, “Manager Attitudes Concerning Flexible Work Arrangements: Fixed or Changeable?”. It has been accepted for publication in the journal, COMMUNITY, WORK & FAMILY. Co-authors, both from Boston College, are Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes and Jacqueline James.

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Patricia Zimmermann, professor of screen studies,  Dale Hudson (NYU-Abu Dhabi),  and Claudia Pederson (Wichita State University) published a chapter in a book probing the relationship between cinema and new media entitled Cinemas Em Redes: Tecnologia, Estetica e Politica Na Era Digital, edited by Gilberto Alexandre Sobrinho (Papirus Editora, Brazil, 2016).



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Read the article on Maki's research in a recent edition of The Ithacan.

 “Learning to Embody the Radically Empirical: Performance, Ethnography, Sensorial Knowledge and the Art of Tabla Playing”

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Congratulations to Kyle Morris on being a recipient of the NYSATA iLead Scholarship! This scholarship provides funding up to $1,500.00 to attend the NATA iLead Conference in Grapevine, TX February 17-18, 2017. Kyle will also be selecting a session from the program and preparing an article to be included in the June 2017 NYSATA Newsletter.

iLead, a leadership workshop for undergraduate (juniors and seniors only) or graduate students who are NATA members, will be held in conjunction with the Athletic Training Educators’ Conference in early 2017.  In addition, the NATA Ethnic Diversity Advisory Committee (EDAC) has created a diversity grant program for ethnically diverse athletic training students who would like to attend iLEAD but may not have the finances to do so. 

Congratulations again, Kyle!

Fae Dremock, Assistant Professor in Environmental Studies and Sciences, garnered two separate Pushcart nominations this year--  for her short stories "Split Tickets" in Rum Punch Press and "Open at the Throat" in Artful Dodge.