Archive for the ‘Faculty/Staff Activities’ Category

SUNY Oneonta was well represented at the 10th SUNY COIL (Collaborative Online International Learning) Conference in New York City.  This conference hosted universities from all over the world and served as a place to make new connections with international faculty who are interested in implementing COIL modules in their own classrooms. Dr. Frank Thornton, Dr. [...]

Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 14:06 | Comments Off
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On April 9, 2016, Eddy Francisco Alvarez Jr., Assistant Professor in Africana and Latino Studies, presented at the National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies (NACCS) in Denver, Colorado. His talk titled “Finding Sequins in the Rubble: De-Colonial Love as Research Method and Pedagogy, “ focused on the hermeneutic role of love as a feminist framework, [...]

Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 11:05 | Comments Off
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Leigh Fall of the Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Department gave an invited talk to the students and faculty of the Center of Integrative Geosciences at the University of Connecticut on Tuesday, April 26.  The talk entitled: “You are what you eat: stable isotope evidence indicates the predatory snail Neverita duplicata is likely an omnivore” reported results [...]

Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 07:26 | Comments Off
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William Simons, History Department, presented a lecture, “Where Have You Gone, Hank Greenberg: Baseball and the Ethnic Standard Bearer,” on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, at Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, Maryland. Dr. Simons led a discussion following his formal remarks. The Anne Arundel Office of Student Engagement and Sports Studies Program jointly sponsored the event. [...]

Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 07:25 | Comments Off
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Tami LaPilusa (Lecturer, Biology Department; School of Natural and Mathematical Sciences; G’12) presented a research talk co-authored with Kayla Earls (U’15), two posters co-authored with current SUNY Oneonta Undergraduates, and chaired a session on crabs at the 3rd Bahamas National History Conference (March 14-18, 2016) in Nassau City on New Providence Island in The Bahamas. [...]

Thursday, April 28th, 2016 at 07:19 | Comments Off
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Roger W. Hecht, English, published an article, “Only Yesterday: Ecological and Psychological Recovery” in Resilience: A Journal of Environmental Humanities. The essay is included in a review cluster of essays investigating the environmental issues addressed in the films of Studio Ghibli, Japan’s famed animation studio. Hecht’s essay discusses the film’s critique of modern urban Japan and [...]

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 12:12 | Comments Off
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Katherine Lau of the Psychology Department published a research article in the peer-reviewed journal Deviant Behavior. The paper was co-authored by colleagues Monica Marsee (Iowa State University), Genevieve Lapre (University of New Orleans), and Miklos Halmos (Georgia State University). Lau, K. S. L., Marsee, M. A., Lapre, G. E., & Halmos, M. B. (2016). Does parental relational [...]

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 10:54 | Comments Off
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Andrew Gallup of the Psychology Department published a research article in the peer-reviewed journal Scientific Reports (Impact Factor: 5.578). The paper was co-authored by Allyson Church and Heather Miller (undergraduate psychology majors), as well as international colleagues Evan Risko (University of Waterloo) and Alan Kingstone (University of British Columbia). Gallup, A.C., Church, A.M., Miller, H., [...]

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 at 08:53 | Comments Off
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Brian Haley (Anthropology) has published a new peer-reviewed research article in Journal of the Southwest. “Ammon Hennacy and the Hopi Traditionalist Movement: Roots of the Counterculture’s Favorite Indians,” addresses the long overlooked history of pacifist-anarchist and Catholic Worker activist Ammon Hennacy’s involvement with the political faction known ethnographically as the Hopi Traditionalist Movement. Beginning in the immediate aftermath [...]

Monday, April 25th, 2016 at 12:10 | Comments Off
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William Ashbaugh, History, presented his research paper “The Influence of 9/11 and America’s Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq on the Mobile Suit Gundam Franchise“ at the international “Mechademia Conference on Popular Cultures” held at Aoyama Gakuin University, Tokyo, on March 20, 2016. He, with his Japanese writing partner Dr. Shintaro Mizushima, showed that the attacks of 9/11 and [...]

Monday, April 25th, 2016 at 07:04 | Comments Off
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