Student Conference Fund

In 2016-2017 the Student Conference Fund has awarded money for students to attend the following conferences:

  • 21st International C. Elegans Meeting
  • American Sociological Association
  • Association of Black Sexologists and Clinicians
  • East Coast Asian American Student Union Conference
  • Education Research Forum
  • International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference
  • Popular Culture Association Conference
  • National Communication Annual Conference
  • New York State Council for the Social Studies Summer Institute
  • Ontario Ecology, Ethology and Evolution Colloquium
  • Physics Quadrennial Congress
  • Society for Neuroscience Annual Conference
  • Statera Foundation for Gender Balance in Theatre Conference

Internships in Summer and Fall 2017

Over the summer and fall more than 20 H&S students were enrolled in internships at the following organizations:

  • Cinemapolis
  • City Parks Foundation
  • Communique Design and Marketing
  • Cornell University Press
  • Crown Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Centre
  • Dept. of Social Services Family Treatment Court
  • Dept. of Budgeting and Finance, Lewisham
  • District Attorney Office, Ithaca
  • Dreaming Big Publications
  • Emily's List
  • Galway International Arts Festival
  • Geva Theatre Centre
  • Ithaca City of Asylum
  • Lama Law Firm
  • Manka Designs
  • Mental Health Association in Tompkins County
  • NYS Parks, Finger Lakes Region
  • Primitive Pursuits
  • Rutgers University Behavioural Healthcare
  • South Hill Elementary School
  • Split Oak Press
  • The Dali Museum
  • Tompkins County Dept. of Social Services

Independent Studies in Summer and Fall 2017

Over the summer and fall we had students enrolled in the following independent studies topics, among others:

  • Anti-Semitism in Today's Post-Holocaust Society
  • David Livingstone and the African Slave Trade
  • Health and Wellness in the Diaspora
  • Implicit Personality Theory, Optimism and Coping
  • Le Beaute Physique: Bodily Fashion in Contemporary France
  • Biomechanical and Neuromuscular Control Components of Muscles
  • The Commercial Personal Essay
  • The United States and China in the Age of Trump