A sampling from media accounts that reference Ithaca College or quote members of the college community.
Saturday, May 31, 2014
David Kornreich, assistant professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy
Kornreich is quoted in an article discussing the size of the universe and the number of stars it holds. “I don’t know [the answer] because I don’t know if the universe is infinitely large or not.”
Publication date: May 31, 2014
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Tim Reynolds ’14, alumnus
In an article highlighting entrepreneurialism stemming from New York colleges, Reynolds and his Kettleshell business were featured.
Outlet: Poughkeepsie Journal
Publication date: May 22, 2014
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Chris Regan ’89, alumnus
NPR Ed’s list of the 25 most promising graduation speeches of the year included Regan, along with Jay Leno, as the only speakers likely “to skillfully combine wisdom and laughter” in their addresses.
Outlet: NPR Ed
Publication date: May 20, 2014
Monday, May 19, 2014
Stephen Sweet, associate professor and chair, Department of Sociology
In an article discussing flexible work arrangements, Sweet commented on the current state of the U.S. workplace. “The reality is that the full potentials of flexible work remain largely untested and unverified.”
Outlet: New York Times
Publication date: May 19, 2014
Sunday, May 18, 2014
Michael McCall, professor and chair, Department of Marketing and Law
In an article published by Business Insider, McCall discusses what entices subscription box customers to stay loyal. “The rub is that after a couple of rounds of getting items you don’t like, you may lose interest but that’s often not enough to get customers to call it...
Friday, May 16, 2014
Candace King, student
King contributed an article to the NBC News Latino website recalling her time spent in Havana while studying abroad to improve her Spanish and gain a sense of the cultural and political realities of Cuba. “Looking back on the past months I have spent in Havana listening to the stories of the people and experiencing the life of the streets, I...
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Jesus Martinez ’17, student
Martinez was quoted about his experience participating in a youth achievement program at Massachusetts General Hospital, which helped to open his eyes to the professional possibilities ahead of him. He hopes to have a career that combines his interest in health care with his passion for law. “My experience there really taught me a...
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Jeff Cohen, director, Park Center for Independent Media, and associate professor, Department of Journalism
Thom Hartmann, host of The Big Picture, spoke with Cohen about how media consolidation has led to “infotainment” pushing out information in journalism. “The decline of journalism since the 1980s is directly in line with the conglomeration of media...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Adam Peruta, assistant professor, Department of Strategic Communication
Active Times, an online resource for active living, featured Peruta’s personal safety app Yank and plans for its future expansion. “Users see the value in the app and would like it to be available outside of just using it with headphones.”
Outlet: Active Times
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Yvonne Rogalski, assistant professor, Department of Speech Language Pathology and Audiology
BioSpace.com, a leading online community for life science professionals, featured Rogalski’s research findings that offer advice to older adults who need to remember detailed written information. “Reading and recalling the text paragraph by paragraph instead of the...
Thursday, May 1, 2014
Luca Maurer, director, Center for LGBT Education, Outreach & Services
Lavender Magazine, a GLBT news source, published an adaptation of Maurer’s suggestions for how adults can support GLBT youth.
Outlet: Lavender Magazine
Publication date: May 1, 2014