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November 28, 2016

Weekly Roundup: November 18-November 25, 2016

Faculty/Staff in the News

Online shopping looks more attractive as holidays approach

November 19, 2016 ⎸Newsday

Adjunct Professor Thomas W. Shinick on estimated online holiday shopping figures.


Amazon niche — and son’s rescue — saved LI man’s start-up

November 20, 2016 ⎸Newsday

Newsday talked with Adjunct Professor Thomas W. Shinick about the pros and cons of selling products on Amazon.


Gertrude Schaffner Goldberg, “Employment or Income Guarantees: Which Would Do the Better Job?”

November 20, 2016 ⎸Basic Income Earth Network

Gertrude Schaffner Goldberg, professor emerita of Social Work at Adelphi University, evaluates the relative merits of income guarantees and job guarantees in a recent article for the national US labor journal New Labor Forum.


LI businesses gear up for Small Business Saturday

November 21, 2016 ⎸Newsday

Adjunct Professor Thomas W. Shinick on the idea of Small Business Saturday and its benefits.


University in the News

Over 350 Campuses Join in the Healthy Campus Challenge

Adelphi mentioned on the White House Blog in support of the Healthy Campus Challenge.


Along the Autism Spectrum, a Path Through Campus Life

November 19, 2016 ⎸New York Times

Adelphi is one of select number of universities nationwide to offer comprehensive support services for students with autism spectrum disorder.
Gravesend undergrad helps donate school supplies to young students
November 23, 2016 ⎸Brooklyn Reporter

Adelphi University Phi Sigma Sigma President Olivia Di Giulio ’17 featured for the sorority’s project, Do It For the Kids.


2016 Adelphi Prize for Leadership

November 25, 2016 ⎸Garden City Life

Five Garden City High School seniors were awarded this year’s Adelphi Prize for Leadership.


Alumni in the News

QCC Announces Jon Hochberg As Their Next Athletic Director

November 21, 2016 ⎸CUNY Athletic Conference

Queensborough Community College announced that Jon Hochberg has been named the Director of Athletics. He earned a Master of Arts degree in Physical Education from Adelphi University in 2013.


Mercy Associate learned compassion from Irish immigrant parents

November 22, 2016 ⎸National Catholic Reporter

Q&A with Adelphi alumna Ann Marie Dolphin, Mercy Associate, works part time for New York State Assemblyman Mike Miller. She attended St. John’s University and received an associate’s degree in business administration and then Adelphi University for my bachelor’s in management and communications and a certificate in financial planning.


Arts in the News

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events November 24–30

November 24, 2016 ⎸Long Island Press

Fall Dance Adelphi: Aszure Barton featured and will run at the AUPAC from November 30 to December 4, 2016.


Adelphi presents “The Works of Christine A. Schmidt”

November 25, 2016 ⎸Garden City News

Recent Acquisition: The Works of Christine A. Schmidt on display until Sunday, December 18, 2016.


Long Island Christmas Events, Parades & Tree Lightings 2016

November 25, 2016 ⎸Long Island Press

A Celtic Tenors Christmas comes to the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center on December 16, 2016.

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