A sampling from media accounts that reference Ithaca College or quote members of the college community.
Thursday, August 25, 2011
Annemarie Farrell, assistant professor of sport management and media
Tis the season for corporate softball games, reports Bloomberg Businessweek. According to Farrell, these games fill many needs for corporate employees. “It’s the more accessible golf, a chance to network and chat with the boss,” said Farrell “But it’s also a social...
Friday, August 19, 2011
Leigh Ann Vaughn, associate professor of psychology
Vaughn provided a counter-point opinion for a Science News article about a recent study that claims people enjoy stories more when they know the ending beforehand. “The impact of suspense on enjoyment seems likely to be more complicated than the simple take-home point of this new article,” said...
Tuesday, August 2, 2011
Ellen Staurowsky, professor of sport management and media
The Chronicle of Higher Education interviewed Staurowsky about a survey she conducted aimed at determining the "Title IX literacy" of college coaches. "There's so much controversy around Title IX, and coaches are an incredible conduit of information to athletes." Yet, she says,...