November 27, 2015

Weekly Roundup-November 20-November 27, 2015

Faculty/Staff in the News

Westbury schools struggle with surging enrollment, backlash over $173M bond proposal

November 23, 2015 | Newsday

Professor Devin Thornburg on Westbury School District struggles

Company Stagnation

November 23, 2015 | Newsday

Adjunct Professor Thomas W. Shinick on breaking out of company stagnation to growth

19 LI schools compete in apprentice challenge at Adelphi University

November 23, 2015 | Fios1 News Long Island

Associate Dean Alan Cooper talks about this year’s Adelphi Apprentice Challenge

The Science of Awkwardness

November 23, 2015 | US News and World Report

Assistant Professor M. Joy McClure on the science of awkwardness

Creating Compassionate Communities

November 23, 2015 | Chalkbeat

CHI Creating Compassionate Communities (CCC) program, which is founded and directed by Jessie Klein, associate professor in sociology and criminal justice highlighted

Creating Compassionate Communities

November 25, 2015 | 88.7 WRHU

Jessie Klein, associate professor in sociology and criminal justice discussed the Creating Compassionate Communities (CCC) program

University in the News

Turning Information Green

November 25, 2015 | College Planning and Management

Adelphi’s sustainability program and its major IT green efforts featured

Alumni in the News

Leading Registered Nurse Diane M. Laudadio, RN, BSN to be Published in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare as New Member of the International Nurses Association

November 23, 2015 | Before It’s News

Alumna Diane M. Laudadio to be published in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare as a new member of the International Nurses Association

Christina Gage

November 23, 2015 | Providence Business News

Alumna Christina Gage named director of strategic development at Hire Image LLC

Anita Iskenderian is recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Pinnacle Professional

November 25, 2015 | PR Newswire

Alumna Anita Iskenderian recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of healthcare as a result of her role as an administrative assistant with Magellan Health, Inc.

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