June 10, 2016

Weekly Roundup-June 3-June 10, 2016

Faculty/Staff in the News

What It’s Like To Raise Muslim Kids In America Today

June 8, 2016 | Huffington Post

Adelphi Academic Tutor Sarah Eltabibis and her family are featured in the Huffington Post video about raising Muslim children in America amidst the realities of culture, values and Islamophobia.

Tch Podcast: Malverne’s Grassroots Implementation

June 9. 2016 | Teaching Channel

Alumna and adjunct Marguerite Izzo is in a podcast about Malverne’s Grassroots Implementation that resulted in impactful learning and growth for their teachers and students.

A win-win solution in the growing Sport for Development world

June 10. 2016 | Laureus

Assistant Professors Meredith Whitley and Kevin Mercier co-authored an article which describes the Sport-Based Youth Development Fellowship and highlights the partnership with Wellness in the Schools.

University in the News


June 8, 2016 | Newsday

Quill Award winners from the Adelphi 16th Annual Press Day were published in Newsday on June 5 edition on page E22.

Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Program Presents Exercise Workshop

June 8, 2016 | Long Island Exchange

Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Program to present an exercise workshop lead by Bonnie Oringer, who is certified as an exercise specialist, health coach and personal trainer working at the Wellness Center, on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, at 6:00 p.m.

New overtime rules subject of free Garden City seminar

June 8, 2016 | Newsday

Alcott HR will host a seminar on the latest changes in federal and state labor laws at Adelphi in the Campbell Lounge in the Center for Recreation and Sports on June 9, from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Execs get the low-down on labor law changes

June 10, 2016 | Newsday

Alumnus Louis Basso, Alcott HR’s co-founder and president partnered with Adelphi University to deliver the important seminar on labor laws to business executives on Thursday, June 9, 2016.

Stein Reaching Out to Sanders Reporters

June 10, 2016 |

Student Brian Stanley expresses his support for Bernie Sanders.

Alumni in the News

Ticket alert: Prophets of Rage in West Palm Beach

June 8, 2016 |

The new rap-rock group Prophets of Rage led by Adelphi alumnus Chuck D will perform at the Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach on October 2. The group also features Tom Morello and Tim Commerford from Rage Against the Machine, Cypress Hill rapper B-Real, drummer Brad Wilk and DJ Lord.

Foundation Source Names Joseph M. Fuschillo Chief Distribution Officer

June 8, 2016 | Nasdaq

Alumnus Joseph M. Fuschillo has been named chief distribution officer at Foundation Source, a leading private foundation services firm. Fuschillo has an M.B.A. from Adelphi.

Happy Anniversary Shining Studios

June 8, 2016 | Port Washington News

Alumnus Kyle Savage, founder and director of Shining Studios, a theatre school and community theatre in Port Washington, will be celebrating its first-year anniversary with two new performances on the horizon and a full summer camp experience this summer.


June 10, 2016 | Garden City News

Alumna Cari Costa who recently graduated from Adelphi University has been accepted into the internship program at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. She will begin this August.

University Arts in the News

Baldwin Wind Symphony will perform first full-length concert

June 9, 2016 | LI Herald

The Baldwin Wind Symphony will perform its first full-length concert at the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center on June 13, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. which will feature six musical pieces.

Adelphi University Presents Artists of Cape Town

June 10, 2016 |

Starting June 11, the Adelphi University Ruth S. Harley University Center Gallery will feature the original ceramic artwork of three artists from Cape Town, South Africa: Dragana Jevtovic, Siyabonga and Toni Burton of Zizamele Ceramics.

Adelphi University Presents Artists of Cape Town

June 10, 2016 | Newsday

The exhibit, Artists of Cape Town, will run from June 11 to July 28, 2016. An opening reception, which is free and open to the public, will be held on June 25 between 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Light refreshments will be served.

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