Archive for the ‘Faculty/Staff Activities’ Category

Ashok Kumar Malhotra’s last three Yoga Life columns on “Yoga for (S)aging,” (January 2014); “Science of Yoga Part I,”(February 2014); and “Science of Yoga Part II,” (March 2014) that appeared  in the January, February and March 2014 issues of the O’Town Scene of the Daily Star are available for your reading pleasure.

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014 at 08:05 | Comments Off
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Andrew Gallup of the Psychology Department recently presented two research posters at the Northeastern Evolutionary Psychology Society Conference at SUNY New Paltz (April 11-13). The first poster was entitled “Geographic ancestry and preferences for fire and wood smoke: an extension of the fireside hypothesis.” The second poster was entitled “The intrauterine testosterone effect in humans: [...]

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 08:17 | Comments Off
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Amie Doughty, English, presented the paper “Gaea Gone Bad: Mother Earth as Antagonist in Rick Riordan’s The Heroes of Olympus” at the National Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Conference in Chicago on April 18. The paper argues that though Gaea is presented as an antagonist, if the Riordan’s series is read as a continuation of his Percy [...]

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 07:34 | 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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