Archive for the ‘Faculty/Staff Activities’ Category

Thursday, May 1st,  6 pm—IRC Lecture Hall #1 UUP will host a meeting on Thursday, May 1st, at 6 p.m. in IRC Lecture Hall #1 to discuss compensation, job security, respect and other issues related to adjunct, contingent, and professional part-time concerns. This meeting is for UUP adjuncts, contingents, and professional part-timers and their supporters—and [...]

Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at 09:31 | Comments Off
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Bill Harcleroad, Director of Campus Activities and Robb Thibault, Director of Hunt Union attended and presented at the 100th anniversary conference of the Association of Colleges Union International (ACUI) on April 6-10 in Orlando, Florida. Harcleroad co-presented with Kent Sumner of Oregon State University on “It’s a Marketing Thing: Effective Multichannel Marketing” which addressed how [...]

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 14:22 | Comments Off
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Nancy Cannon, Milne Library, recently published a book, The Enga People, Papua, New Guinea, 1955: Photographs and Letters of Norma Lenschow.  The book, which includes original photographs, letters, and commentary, provides a window into the lives of a people only recently exposed to Western civilization. The book constitutes the rediscovery and first publication of the Lenschow [...]

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 15:21 | Comments Off
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Hua Zhong, Associate Professor of Management in the School of Economics & Business presented a research paper at the Middle West Decision Sciences Institute (MWDSI) 2014 Annual Conference held in Chicago, IL from April 11-13, 2014. His paper, titled “On the Integrated Production and Distribution Problem with Vessel Assignment and Time Window”, studies a problem that coordinates [...]

Monday, April 14th, 2014 at 13:41 | Comments Off
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Toke Knudsen, Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics, gave a talk at the conference The Circulation of Astronomical Knowledge in the Ancient World, held at Brown University on April 12-13, 2014.  The conference brought together world experts from Brown University; UC Berkeley; Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University;  University of Heidelberg (Germany); University [...]

Monday, April 14th, 2014 at 08:16 | Comments Off
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Ashok Kumar Malhotra, Philosophy, visited the University of Hawaii and the East West Center from March 16-28. He met with the philosophy faculty as well as both MA and PhD students at the University of Hawaii (Manoa), Honolulu, where he assisted the students with their thesis topics and research. He also taught Œyoga on the [...]

Friday, April 11th, 2014 at 12:25 | Comments Off
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Tim Welch, a Lecturer in the Communication Arts department, has recently  produced his second audio book for Audible.com.  “Deific Dozen” is a parody of the DaVinci Code series and you can listen to a sample and read a review by following this link: http://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/Deific-Dozen-Audiobook/B00JG28FJG/ref=a_search_c4_1_1_srImg?qid=1396970171&sr=1-1

Thursday, April 10th, 2014 at 10:19 | Comments Off
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In March, Joseph Pignato of the Music Department presented a paper titled “Distance Collaboration via Voice Over Internet Protocol: Two Schools, One Performance” at the New Directions in Music Education Conference held on the campus of Michigan State University. Dr. Pignato’s presentation described and analyzed an ongoing collaboration between students enrolled in the SUNY Oneonta Experimental [...]

Thursday, April 10th, 2014 at 07:30 | Comments Off
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On March 31, Associate Professor Gustavo Arango (Foreign Languages and Literatures) presented in Medellín (Colombia) his new book of short stories The Compass of Desire: Short Stories 1986-2014 (La brújula del deseo: cuentos 1986-2014), published by Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana. Some of the stories in this collection had been previously published in Germany, Argentina, Colombia, Spain, [...]

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014 at 12:04 | Comments Off
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Kyle MacRitchie, Lecturer in the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, presented research at the 31st Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology in San Diego, CA. The presentation, entitled Anticyclonic Wavebreaking Modulated by the MJO discussed important relationships between tropical and midlatitude weather.

Monday, April 7th, 2014 at 14:54 | Comments Off
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