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...
ITHACA, NY — Ithaca College will officially welcome some 1,550 incoming first-year students to campus on Monday, Aug. 25, with the annual Convocation ceremony and community picnic. Convocation is slated to begin at 11 a.m. in the Athletics & Events Center.
A long-standing custom, the event introduces new students to the Ithaca College learning community and helps to set an...
ITHACA, NY — “Oral Fixations” and “Scratched Record,” two exhibits that exemplify a bridge between art and science, will open at Ithaca College’s Handwerker Gallery on Monday, Aug. 25, and run through Friday, Sept. 26. An opening reception will be held on Thursday, Aug. 28, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the gallery.
“Oral Fixations” is a 10-year...