A sampling from media accounts that reference Ithaca College or quote members of the college community.
Monday, February 28, 2011
Rachel Wagner, assistant professor of religion
There really is a phone app for everything, even religion, reports the San Jose Mercury News. While many may argue about the philosophy behind religion apps, the number of them available keeps growing. “Everyone wants their religious presence on that space,” said Wagner, the author of “Sacred...
Sunday, February 20, 2011
Michael McCall, professor of marketing and law
In a New York Times article about a possible cap on property taxes, McCall made the point that “tax burdens” are in the eye of the homeowner. “Everybody complains about property taxes, but not everybody’s on the same rung on the financial ladder,” he said. Still: “There are definitely...
Thursday, February 17, 2011
Stephen Mosher, professor of sport management and media
Mosher, who studies sports ethics, is critical of Florida International University’s decision to let a start member of its baseball team play despite being charged with felony rape. “Given the information that they’ve made public, it makes it look like FIU’s making it up as they go...
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Asma Barlas, professor of politics and program director for the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity
With a new revolution in Egypt comes the hope that women’s rights will finally make some headway in that patriarchal society, reports the Associated Press. Yet the assault on CBS News correspondent Lara Logan, who was covering the uprising, shows...
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Nicholas Muellner, associate professor of cinema, photography, and media arts
The Guardian, UK, showcased one of Muellner’s photos as part of its ‘My Best Shot” series. In the accompanying interview, Muellner explained why he likes the photo of Taughannock falls in the winter so much. “The really strange thing about this picture, why I like it so...
Thursday, February 10, 2011
Rachel Reuben, associate vice president for marketing communications, with students Rob Engelsman ’11 and Susannah Faulkner ’11
In an interview with Your News Now, Reuben and other members of the task force helping to pick an official college mascot said a wide range of suggestions have been submitted. “It could be anything. It could be an animal, a...
Monday, February 7, 2011
Friday, February 4, 2011
Scott Hamula, associate professor of strategic communication
Hamula spoke with Ron Insana, host of the Insana Quotient radio show, about the new role of social media in Super Bowl advertising. Follow the link to listen to the interview; Hamula’s section begins at the 35 minute mark.
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Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Adam Peruta, assistant professor of strategic communication
In honor of his second Ultraman competition in one year, the Syracuse Post-Standard sat down with Peruta to ask him about his motivation. “I’m just one of those people,” Peruta said, “who truly believes anything is possible. You just have to figure out what to do and then make it happen....