Archive for the ‘Faculty/Staff Activities’ Category

Fanli Jia’s (Department of Psychology) research article has been accepted for publication in the peer-reviewed journal Emerging Adulthood. The paper is entitled “Generative Concern and Environmentalism: A Mixed Methods Longitudinal Study of Emerging and Young Adults”. Based on mixed-methods analyses, this article revealed three themes that highlight the developmental process that ties generative concerns to environmentalism: [...]

Friday, February 27th, 2015 at 07:39 | Comments Off
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Andrew Gallup of the Psychology Department co-authored a research paper with colleagues at Nova Southeastern University that has just been accepted for publication in the peer-reviewed journal Adaptive Human Behavior and Physiology. The paper is entitled “Temperature-dependent variation in self-reported contagious yawning” and will be available in an upcoming issue.

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 at 14:52 | Comments Off
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James Ebert, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, has been selected to be a leader for the Building Strong Departments Traveling Workshop Program. Building Strong Geoscience Departments is co-sponsored by the National Association of Geoscience Teachers and the InTeGrate Project, NSF’s STEP Center for the Geosciences. The Traveling Workshop Program brings teams of two leaders to geoscience departments to facilitate [...]

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 at 10:36 | Comments Off
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Sallie Han (Anthropology) has published an article titled “The Chemical Pregnancy: Technology, Mothering, and the Making of a Reproductive Experience” in the Journal of the Motherhood Initiative (Volume 5, Number 2). Based on ethnographic research in the United States, the article examines the significance of the so-called chemical pregnancy, which is inferred by the detection [...]

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 at 07:36 | Comments Off
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Trevor Fuller (Geography) has published a book on environmental justice.  In Environmental Justice and Activism in Indianapolis, Trevor examines how place attachment, social capital, and perceptions influence citizen responses when their communities are environmentally threatened. Trevor determines what inspires citizens to take action by analyzing the responses of two communities in the Indianapolis, Indiana area afflicted [...]

Thursday, February 19th, 2015 at 12:43 | Comments Off
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Dr. Mette Harder (History, School of Social Science,  had her article article ‘A Second Terror: The Purges of French Revolutionary Legislators after Thermidor’ published this month by the leading journal on French History in the US – French Historical Studies (Duke University Press). Elected politicians in the French Revolution faced assassins, violent insurrections, and the risk of being [...]

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 07:52 | Comments Off
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Intersession in India: Building Class Rooms, Inaugurating Water Filtration Plant and Distributing Dairy Goats (December 26, 2014 to January 20, 2015): Dr. Ashok Kumar Malhotra, SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor and President of the Ninash Foundation and Ms. Linda Marie Drake, Executive Director, Center for Social Responsibility and Community and Treasurer of the Ninash Foundation, just [...]

Friday, February 6th, 2015 at 13:22 | Comments Off
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William M. Simons, History, is the editor of a recently published anthology,  The Cooperstown Symposium on Baseball and American Culture: 2013-2014. The current volume is the ninth book in thebBaseball and American Culture series that Dr. Simons has edited.  Baseball and American Culture: 2013-2014 contains 17 chapters, including Simons’ “Greenberg at the Bat: A Twenty-first Century [...]

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 07:18 | Comments Off
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Gretchen Sullivan Sorin, Cooperstown Graduate Program, participated in a panel discussion at the American Historical Association’s annual meeting in New York City on January 3rd.  The session was titled “The National Endowment for the Humanities at Fifty.”

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015 at 07:25 | Comments Off
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Elliot Ruggles, the Director of SUNY Oneonta’s Gender and Sexuality Resource Center, published a short article in his undergraduate institution’s alumnae magazine about his experiences as a transgender man attending a women’s college, tied to his work on a college campus today. Mt. Holyoke College, one of the few women’s colleges in the U.S., recently [...]

Thursday, January 29th, 2015 at 07:39 | Comments Off
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