A sampling from media accounts that reference Ithaca College or quote members of the college community.
Tuesday, November 24, 2009
Stephen Sweet, associate professor of sociology
Stephen Sweet is predicting that retiring baby boomers are going to have a negative effect on the national economy, reports WENY-TV. “The baby boom generation has been likened to being like a pig in the python. And it's moving through the python,” said Sweet. He says by 2010, baby boomers will...
Friday, November 20, 2009
Jason Hamilton, associate professor of Environmental Studies and Sciences
Jason Hamilton participated in a five-person panel on world hunger at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, reports the Finger Lakes Times. Reflecting on the climate, biodiversity, health care and financial crises we’re currently experiencing, Hamilton says, “we have a system crisis, and...
Sunday, November 1, 2009
Gary Sforzo, professor of exercise and sport sciences
Prevention Magazine cited a study by Gary Sforzo in a strength training article. According to his research, muscles typically work their hardest during only one part of each move, but adding exercise bands provides 3 times the sculpting power of ordinary weight routines.