October 2007

Media Day to Showcase Communication Industries

October 31, 2007 Academic Programs

Medaille Media Day, featuring communication professionals from western New York and beyond, will take place on Friday, November 9 on Medaille College’s Main Campus. Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown will kick off the events with welcoming remarks at 9 a.m. in the Main Building Lobby, followed by panel sessions led by professionals from radio, television, journalism [...]

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WMCB Begins Drive for Local Shelter

October 31, 2007 Campus Life

WMCB, Medaille’s on-campus radio station, is collecting donations of clean, gently-used or new clothing from October 31 until November 19. From October 31 until November 9, donations will be accepted in the Sullivan Campus Center; after November 9, donations can be dropped off at the radio station’s office in the Main Building (M010), cash donations [...]

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Athletes of the Week – October 29, 2007

October 29, 2007 Campus Life

Amanda Walling (Sr. – South New Berlin, NY/Cross Country) finished 16th out of 65 runners at the AMCC Championships. Amanda led the Lady Mavs to their best finish ever at the conference championships as they took fourth place out of ten teams. Jared Reisdorf (Jr. – Strykersville, NY/Men’s Soccer) scored the game winning goal over [...]

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Lance Strate Presents on the Work of Neil Postman

October 29, 2007 Campus Life

Lance Strate, a professor of communication and media studies at Fordham University, will present on Neil Postman’s teaching and writing, focusing on Postman’s book, Amusing Ourselves to Death, on November 6 at 7 p.m. in the Lecture Hall. Strate’s weblog, Time Passing Strate on MySpace This event is sponsored by the Scholars Program and the [...]

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Prelude to Share Music, Art, Stories and Poems

October 23, 2007 Campus Life

The Prelude, Medaille’s literary magazine, will host an evening of student art and performance on Thursday, November 15 at 7 p.m. in the Huber Hall library. Students from other campus organizations will contribute to the event, with the Music and Drama Club providing a music soundtrack, and visual art from the Art and Photography Club. [...]

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Men's Soccer Wins Third Straight AMCC Regular Season Championship

October 22, 2007 Campus Life

Medaille’s men’s soccer team clinched the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference championship on Saturday, October 20 with a 3-0 victory over Pitt-Greensburg. This is the team’s third consecutive AMCC regular season title. The team that went 20-1-1 overall and 11-0 in AMCC conference play in 2006, and lost 5 players to graduation, four who were regional [...]

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Fight Like a Girl

October 22, 2007 Campus Life

Medaille College will host the Fight Like a Girl event on Tuesday, November 13. Two sessions, one at 3 p.m. and another at 4 p.m., will offer free self-defense techniques, basic self-awareness, and information every woman should know in order to protect herself. The class emphasizes prevention and awareness, and teaches basic street self-defense techniques. [...]

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Athletes of the Week – October 22, 2007

October 22, 2007 Campus Life

Dana Metz (Sr. – Cheektowaga, NY/Women’s Volleyball) had 38 kills and 7 blocks in a 1-2 week for the Lady Mavs. She had a .211 hitting percentage on the week. In a 2-0 week for the Mavs, in which they clinched their third straight AMCC Regular Season crown, Jason Butterbrodt (Fr. – Conesus, NY/Men’s Soccer) [...]

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AMCC Recognizes Men's Golf Players

October 19, 2007 Campus Life

The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) has announced the results of its all conference team and award winners for men’s golf programs. John Haberman ’11 (Kenmore, NY/Kenmore West) was voted Newcomer of the Year, while Scott Hack ’08 (Angola, IN/Angola), Aaron Jantzi ’09 (Hamburg, NY/Hamburg) and Haberman earned Honorable Mentions for the All-Conference Team. Combined [...]

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Health Center Responds to MRSA and Staph Infection Concerns

October 19, 2007 Campus Announcements

Due to the recent news coverage about MRSA (Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus), the Health Center has provided the following information on antibiotic-resistant staph infections. For additional information, please contact Marsha Glose at mglose@medaille.edu. What is Staphylococcus? Staph is a type of bacteria. It may cause skin infections that look like pimples or boils. Sometimes it is [...]

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