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February 5, 2016
 
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Faculty/Staff in the News

After Sandy upgrades, power stays on during blizzard

February 1, 2016 | Associated Press

Meghan McPherson, assistant director of CHI and adjunct faculty for graduate programs in emergency management on lessons learned from Superstorm Sandy and why the power stayed on for Winter storm Jonas.

What really happened in the O.J. Simpson trial: A refresher for people who were kids in the 90s

February 2, 2016 | Fusion

Professor and Chair of the Department of Communications Paul Thaler reflects on the O.J. Simpson trial as the FX premiere of “The People vs. O.J. Simpson: An American Crime Story” airs.

Sexually-transmitted Zika case confirmed in Texas

February 3, 2016 | FiOS1 News

Academic Director of the Department of Emergency Management K.C. Rondello on the Zika outbreak.

Award-winning poets Randall Horton and Jacqueline Jones LaMon to read at UAlbany, February 16, 2016

February 3, 2016 | realMediaNewswire

Associate Professor Jacqueline Jones LaMon to read from recent works at University at Albany.

Review: A Whirlwind of Delicious Gossip in ‘Sense & Sensibility’

February 5, 2016 | New York Times

Assistant Professor John McDermott’s designed the set for the theatrical adaptation of Sense & Sensibility which opened at the Gym at Judson.

10 tips for stretching research dollars   

February 5, 2016 | Nurse.com

College of Nursing and Public Health Dean Patrick Coonan and Associate Dean for Research Jane White on 10 Tips for Stretching Research Dollars.

The Empty Bowls Project Flourishes at Adelphi

February 5, 2016 | LongIsland.com

Ruth S. Ammon School of Education Administrative Assistant Barbara Selva helps Adelphi University to fight hunger on Long Island with the Empty Bowls Project.

Model School Shema Kolainu – Hear Our Voices Provides Inside View on Sensory Issues at Its Monthly Workshop With Dr. Stephen Shore

February 5, 2016 | Digital Journal

Clinical Assistant Professor Stephen Shore delivers talk to the Shema Kolainu-Hear Our Voices organization.

University in the News


Local frat fasts before Super Bowl, raising money, food for hungry

February 1, 2016 | Long Island Business News

Adelphi Kappa Sigma Super Hungerfest initiative to benefit Island Harvest featured. Chapter President Christian Albano and Island Harvest President/CEO Randi Shubin Dresner interviewed.

VEX Robotics Regional Competition

February 1, 2016 | Wall Street Journal

Adelphi University hosted the VEX Robotics Regional Competition on Page A17.

Students team up to test their skills during the VEX Robotics Competition at Adelphi University

February 1, 2016 | FiOS1 News

For the third year in a row, Adelphi hosted the VEX Robotics Competition.

Adelphi launches supply chain management and neuroscience degrees

February 1, 2016 | Long Island Business News

Adelphi’s new supply chain management and neuroscience degrees featured.

At Adelphi, game jams and dunking robots

February 2, 2016 | InnovateLI

Coverage of the Regional VEX Robotics Competition and Global Game Jam hosted at Adelphi University.

The Empty Bowls Project Flourishes at Adelphi

February 2, 2016 | Long Island Exchange

The Empty Bowls Project to support The Interfaith Nutrition Network. The Adelphi community made more than 150 bowls to help fight hunger on Long Island.

Make America Great Again?

February 2, 2016 | Odyssey

Adelphi political science major Jonathan Sclar provides his opinion on how millennials feel about Donald Trump.

SingStrong Behind-the-Scenes: Stephanie McKenna

February 3, 2016 | Her Campus Adelphi

SingStrong Behind-the-Scenes with Adelphi student and Paws & Rewind member Stephanie McKenna.

I.P. student makes Sword and Shield   

February 5, 2016 | Long Island Herald

Adelphi University Inducts its Fifth Class to the Order of the Sword and Shield.

Balancing Work and Cancer: A Forum on March 16th at Adelphi University

February 5, 2016 | Long Island Exchange

Adelphi Breast Cancer Hotline hosts “Balancing Work and Career” on Wednesday, March 16 at 6:00 p.m.

Team of LI Greek All-Stars in “Super” Anti-Hunger Drive

February 5, 2016 | WALK 97.5FM

The 10th Anniversary of Super Hungerfest covered online and highlighted on the radio.

Alumni in the News


4 Questions Every Real Estate Crowd Investor Should Be Asking

February 2, 2016 | Finance Magnates

Alumnus David Behin, co-founder and CEO of CityFunders on four questions every real estate crowd investor should be asking.

U.S. District Court Judge Cynthia Rufe selected as 2016 Bucks County Women’s History Month Award recipient

February 2, 2016 | Bucks Local News

Alumna and U.S. District Court Judge Cynthia Rufe selected as 2016 Bucks County Women’s History Month Award recipient.

Four Schreiber Teams Conference Champs

February 3, 2016 | Port Washington News

Alumna Elizabeth Eickelberg wins her first championship as assistant coach of the Four Schreiber High School boys and girls winter track and field.

Dr. Jackie Nealon Appointed CIA’s VP of Enrollment Management

February 5, 2016 | FSR Magazine

The Culinary Institute of America has appointed Jacquelyn (Jackie) Nealon as the college’s vice president of enrollment management.

RTR Technologies names new VP of Sales

February 5, 2016 | RailwayAge Magazine

RTR Technologies names new VP of Sales, alumnus Kevin Clyne.

Healthcare Technology Executive Leonard Achan, RN, MA, ANP, Joins Hospital for Special Surgery as Chief Innovation Officer and Senior Vice President of Innovation and Business Development Hospital for Special Surgery

February 5, 2016 | Pharmiweb.com

Alumnus Leonard Achan, RN, MA, ANP, has been appointed Chief Innovation Officer and Senior Vice President of Innovation and Business Development at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City.

Athletics in the News


Pinch hitting: Brian Jennings

February 2, 2016 | The LoHud Yankees Blog

Adelphi student Brian Jennings is the founder of Correspondent Cocktail, a modest WordPress blog covering all angles of NY sports and pop culture at large.

University Arts in the News


Meet SingStrong’s Jonathan Minkoff!

February 1, 2016 | Her Campus Adelphi

One-on-one with the executive producer of SingStrong, Jonathan Minkoff. AUPAC will be the location of SingStrong New York from February 5-7, 2016.

A cappella festival, SingStrong, at Adelphi University

February 2, 2016 | Newsday

Executive Producer of SingStrong Jonathan Minkoff and Adelphi Paws & Rewind co-founder Stephanie McKenna interviewed.

SingStrong

February 2, 2016 | Newsday

SingStrong New York at Adelphi University Performing Arts Center is one of the 10 Top Things to Do this Week on Long Island on Page E14-E15.

A Raisin in the Sun

February 2, 2016 | Newsday

Screening of “A Raisin in the Sun” highlighted as a Black History Month event.

Raising their voices

February 2, 2016 | Long Island Herald

The 11th SingStrong Music Festival comes to the AUPAC from February 5-7, 2016.

SingStrong New York

February 3, 2016 | News12 Long Island

SingStrong New York Festival at Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (AUPAC) featured four times on air.

Things to Do on Long Island, Feb. 6 Through Feb. 14

February 5, 2016 | New York Times

Nellie McKay at AUPAC is the top entertainment event featured in the New York Times calendar.

6 Can’t Miss Events This Week on Long Island

February 5, 2016 | Long Island Pulse

The staff of Long Island Pulse named SingStrong New York A Cappella Festival as one of the 6 Can’t Miss Events This Week on Long Island.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events February 4 – February 10

February 5, 2016 | Long Island Press

Join the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center for SingStrong New York A Cappella Festival from February 5-7, 2016.

Singer – songwriter to perform at Adelphi

February 5, 2016 | Garden City News

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Nellie McKay comes to AUPAC on Friday, February 12, 2016.

Adelphi University Presents Looking Through: Photography, Race & Identity   

February 5, 2016 | Long Island Herald

Adelphi University Presents Looking Through: Photography, Race & Identity.

 

 

 
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