A sampling from media accounts that reference Ithaca College or quote members of the college community.
Friday, December 31, 2010
Stephen Sweet, associate professor of sociology
Construction firms are concerned about the affect of an aging workforce on their business, reported Training and Development, a publication of the American Society for Training and Development. An expert on aging demographics in businesses, Stephen Sweet emphasizes that companies need to plan ahead and strategize how to...
Sunday, December 26, 2010
Annemarie Farrell, assistant professor of sport management and media, and Stephen Mosher, professor of sport management and media
Fans of the San Francisco 49ers are facing a predicament, reports the Sacramento Bee: Root for your team to win or root for them to lose and gain better draft picks? Farrell said rooting for your team to lose certainly doesn't fit the...
Monday, December 13, 2010
In his "Dot Earth" column, New York Times environmental writer Andrew C. Revkin took note of the many young people who attended the annual climate treaty conference in Cancun, Mexico, including the student delegation from Ithaca College. Revkin linked to the ICCOP16 website created by the students to document their experience.
Outlet: The New York...
Thursday, December 9, 2010
Luke Keller, associate professor of physics
The St. Louis Globe-Democrat, via the UPI wire service, covered the historic launch of the SOFIA observatory, short for Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, a project that Keller played a large part in. “The images we captured are beautiful and rich in details that we already know are unique and will...
Tuesday, December 7, 2010
Athena Zhang, assistant professor of finance and international business
Zhang, along with a Cornell University faculty member, recently published a study on lodging company acquisitions, finding that taking over a privately held company yields the most value. “We analyzed only public acquirers simply because this allowed us to gauge the change in market...