Adams, Department of Fine Arts,
had her sculpture “All Most” selected as a permanent addition to the
Philadelphia Museum of Art. “All Most” was selected from more than
3,000 works of art in the collection to be part of the inaugural
show “Conversations in Three Dimensions: Sculpture from the
Collections” for the gala opening of the new addition to the museum,
the Perelman Building. The exhibition is on display at the Perelman
Building from September 2007 through May 2008.
Cadieux, Department of Music,
presented a workshop on healthy cello technique at the Pennsylvania
Music Educators Association District 11 professional development
conference held at Montgomery County Community College, November
Ann Dailey, Department of Nursing,
attended the September 2007 hearing of the Professional Licensure
Committee of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Dailey
assisted Betsy Snook, executive director of the PA State Nurses
Association, with the presentation of testimony on “House Bill 549:
Nurse Licensure Compact.”
Lisa Frye, Department of
presented “Wireless Sensor Networks: Teaching and Learning”
at the ACM Special Interest Group on Information Technology
Education Annual Conference, Sandestin, Florida, October 2007.
Gardner, Department of Library Science and Instructional Technology,
presented “Youth Access in 2007” for the Prince George's County
Library System in Fort Meade, Md., October 2007; “Is there a
Challenge in your Future” and “Sticky Issues: Labeling Library
Resources” at the National Conference of the American Association of
School Librarians in Reno, Nev., October 2007; “Intellectual Freedom
in 2007” at the Parkland Library, October 2007; “Intellectual
Freedom” and “Patron Privacy” at Great Valley High School in Malvern
for the Chester County Intermediate Unit, November 2007.
King, Department of Special Education,
presented “The Shrinking Number of Teachers of Color… or Not” at
the TED Division of Council for Exceptional Children Conference in
Milwaukee, Wis., November 2007.
Kruglinski, Department of Accounting and Finance,
presented the paper “Effectively Addressing Enterprise Compliance
Risk” at the Northeastern Association of Business, Economics, and
Technology Conference in State College, October 2007.
Laub and Dr. Phyllis Miller, Department of Elementary Education,
presented “Integrating Theme-based Science Literature” at the Kappa
Delta Pi National Biennial Convocation in Louisville, Ky., November
Lemelman, Department of Communication Design,
presented the Powerpoint presentation “The Art of Remembering –
Creating Mendel’s Daughter” at the Diversity Council meeting in the
offices of publisher Simon & Schuster, October 2007; at the David
Posnack Jewish Community Center, Davie, Fla., October 2007; and at
the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City in Overland Park,
Kan., November 2007. The lectures were sponsored by the Jewish Book
Council. Lemelman lectured on “Creating Memoirs” at the National
Council of Teachers of English Annual Convention, New York City,
Long, Department of Library Science and Instructional Technology,
conducted the commonwealth libraries workshop “Assessment Planner:
The Why, What, and How” for the Bucks County school librarians,
Dr. Robert N. Martin,
Department of Geography,
presented the paper “Finding a Way: Student Exercises with Network
Analysis” at the 2007 ESRI Education User Conference in San Diego,
Calif., June 2007.
Meder, Department of Nursing,
presented “The Process of Surrender in the Treatment of Food
Addiction” to the Mid-Atlantic Intergroup of Food Addicts Anonymous
in Wilmington, Del., February 2007, and “The Counseling Role of the
Parish Nurse” at the Parish Nurse Fall Conference, Bethlehem,
October 2007. She presented a paper and participated in several
skits in the “Use of Humor in Healing” presentation.
Mioskie, executive director of Public Safety and Police Services,
Jerry Silberman, vice president for Administration and Finance,
and Steve Helms, director of Environmental Health and Safety,
served on a panel for Lehigh Carbon Community College to address
safety and security planning as a result of the Virginia Tech
incident, October 2007. Mioskie, with Bob Watrous, associate vice
president and dean of Student Services and Campus Life, and Dr.
Charles Woodard, vice president for Student Services and Campus Life,
served as panel members for the State System Diversity Conference
held at Cheney University. The panel discussion focused on best
practices for crowd control during university events, October 2007.
Dr. Geoffrey Moss,
Department of Anthropology/Sociology,
presented the poster "The New Urban Bohemia: Artists and
Neighborhood Redevelopment in Lawrenceville Pittsburgh" at the
annual conference of The American Sociological Association in New
York City, August 2007.
Nordlund, Department of Art Education and Crafts,
presented the workshop “The Big Idea Book: A Collaborative Approach
to Investigating Enduring Ideas” for the Building Foundations in Art
Education program at the Pennsylvania Art Education Association
Conference, October 2007.
Dr. Judith S.
Rauenzahn, Department of Psychology,
presented the paper, “History of Childhood Physical or Sexual Abuse
(or Wondering) and Attachment Styles” at the American Professional
Society on the Abuse of Children’s Annual Convention, Boston, Mass.,
Christine J. Rhoads, Department of Accounting and Finance,
presented the paper, “Knowledgeable Decision Making: Does Source of
Knowledge Impact Effective Use of Information Technology?” at the
Northeastern Association of Business, Economics, and Technology
Conference, State College, October 2007. She was also guest speaker
on “Search for Meaning” at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of
Pottstown, August 2007.
Dr. Glenn Richardson
Jr., Department of Political Science,
presented “Anatomy of a Smear: John Kerry, Vietnam, and the Swift
Boat Veterans for Truth: The Contest for Meaning in the 2004
Presidential Campaign” at the annual national meeting of the Midwest
Political Science Association in Chicago, Ill., April 2007, and
presented “Reason, Passion and Democracy in the Digital
Age: Political Advertising and the American Republic in the 21st
Century” at the Foundations of Political Theory Workshop on
Political Myth, Rhetoric and Symbolism during the annual meeting of
the American Political Science Association, Chicago, Ill.,
Steven M. Schnell, Department of Geography,
presented “Food with the Farmer's Face on It: Community Supported
Agriculture in the United States” at the Kutztown Rotary Club,
Department of Art Education and Crafts,
exhibited work in the invitational exhibition, “A Survey of Baskets
Today” at the Peters Valley Craft Center, July–September 2007.
Dr. Kim Shively,
Department of Anthropology/Sociology,
presented “The Sharp Edge of a Razor: Negotiating Religious Identity
in Turkey” at the American Ethnological Society meetings in Toronto,
Canada, May 2007.
Stewart, Department of Art Education,
gave the keynote addresses “On Victors, Cave Dwellers and the Rest
of Us: Thinking About Curriculum in Art” at the Art Educators of New
Jersey Annual Conference, Somerset, N.J., October 2007; presented
“Rethinking Curriculum in Art” at the Delaware Art Education
Association Annual Meeting, Wilmington, October 2007; and “Art and
the Human Experience: Rethinking Curriculum in Art” at the Indiana
Art Education Association Annual Conference, Indianapolis, November
Summer, Department of Fine Arts,
exhibited “Cicada Etching” for the “Friends of Hitoshi Nakazato”
exhibition at the Crane Arts Building in Philadelphia, which was an
invitational exhibition of works by artists who worked with Hitoshi
Nakazato: printmaker, professor, and chairperson of the Department
of Fine Arts at the University of Pennsylvania, October 2007.
Toggia, Department of Criminal Justice, presented
the Urban Poor in Africa as a ‘Dangerous Class’” at the American Society of Criminology
Conference in Atlanta, Ga., November 2007.
Walker, Department of Accounting and Finance,
presented the paper “Does Year-end Portfolio Restructuring by
Community Banks Boost Shareholder Returns” at the Northeastern
Association of Business, Economics, and Technology Conference in
State College, October 2007. He was also invited to give a stock
valuation and performance seminar to the board of directors of a
community bank, September 2007.
Dr. Carole V. Wells,
presented the paper “Integrating Ethics throughout the Undergraduate
Psychology Curriculum Using Hypothetical Ethical Dilemmas in
Industrial/Organizational Psychology” at the American Psychological
Association Meeting, San Francisco, Calif., August 2007.