ITHACA, NY — “Hurt” — a drama by Saviana Stanescu, assistant professor in the Department of Theatre Arts at Ithaca College — is one of 20 plays featured in “The Best American Short Plays: 2012-13.”
“Hurt” is a dark and humorous work that brings awareness on issues of violence, immigration and...
ITHACA, NY — The right tool for the job is important. A surgeon wouldn’t use a chainsaw when a scalpel offers more control. But sometimes the best treatments available aren’t precise. For example, anxiety medications available today are too blunt in how they target the brain, according to Ian Woods, assistant professor of biochemistry at Ithaca College.
ITHACA, NY — Using eye tracking technology, researchers at Ithaca College and UCLA and have found that gestures mothers use in teaching their infants new words are vital for infant word learning. The findings were presented in Berlin, Germany, at the biennial conference sponsored by the International Society on Infant Studies (ISIS).
Nancy Rader, professor of psychology at...
THURSDAY, SEPT. 4
Faculty tuba recital by Aaron Tindall; 7 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
MONDAY, SEPT. 8
Guest tuba recital by Ed Diefes, principal tubist of the Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen...
ITHACA, NY — The Ithaca College Wind Ensemble, conducted by Stephen Peterson, will continue the annual Friends of Ithaca College September tradition of the Founder’s Day Concert in the Park with a free, open-air performance on Sunday, Sept. 14. The concert will begin at 2 p.m. in DeWitt Park in downtown Ithaca, with a rain location at Ford Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for...