A sampling from media accounts that reference Ithaca College or quote members of the college community.
Friday, March 30, 2012
Sandra Steingraber, scholar in residence
More girls are showing signs of puberty at younger and younger ages, possibly due to chemicals in the environment. The New York Times reports that many parents have thought about taking extreme measures to protect their daughters from harmful chemicals. “I’m empathetic with parents in despair and wanting a sense of...
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Bohdi Rogers, associate professor of physics
The work of Rogers and his students in collaboration with Cornell archaeologist Kurt Jordan was the highlight of this article in American Archaeology. Their use of remote-sensing surveys assists with the excavations of Native American sites by Jordan’s team. “This partnership works great,” said Rogers....
Monday, March 26, 2012
Michael McCall, professor of marketing and law
It’s no surprise that tipping rises and falls with the economy, but McCall explained to the New York Times how corporate changes have also affected those who make their living by tips. Per-diem expense allowances have not risen with inflation at most companies, he said, understandably putting a damper on how much...