September 2008

Dr. Hollingshead to Serve as Lead Evaulator of Reaccreditation Visit at Spartanburg Methodist College

September 29, 2008 Campus Life

Dr. Brad Hollingshead, Associate Dean for Foundational Learning and Assessment, will serve as the lead evaluator during an on-site reaccreditation visit at Spartanburg Methodist College in Spartanburg, South Carolina. From September 30-October 2, he will lead an evaluation team put together by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), which is the southern equivalent [...]

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Medaille College Renovations of McCarthy Park Near Completion

September 26, 2008 Campus Life

Medaille College, in a public-private partnership with the City of Buffalo and the State of New York, is nearing completion of renovation work at McCarthy Park on Amherst Street in Buffalo. Once the work is completed, McCarthy Park will be the outdoor home for the Medaille Mavericks athletic teams. Medaille’s outdoor teams include men’s and [...]

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Plans Unveiled for Medaille College Main Campus Construction and Facility Upgrades

September 26, 2008 Campus Life

Medaille College will embark on an aggressive schedule of construction and facility upgrades, which will begin by December of 2008. The projects, which total $2.65 million, will include new science labs, student lounge space, and construction of a new student success center. These facilities are designed to continue to meet the growing needs of Medaille’s [...]

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Medaille College Student-Athletes Celebrate Reading at the Charter School for Applied Technologies

September 23, 2008 Student Achievement

Medaille College student-athletes participated in the week-long Celebration of Reading event at the Charter School for Applied Technologies in Buffalo on Thursday, September 18 and Friday, September 19. Representatives from Medaille’s women’s volleyball, women’s cross country, softball, men’s volleyball, women’s basketball and baseball teams read to elementary students at CSAT as they wore their team [...]

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Whitehead Presents at Reel Politics Conference in Turkey

September 19, 2008 Faculty News

Sarah Whitehead, visiting assistant professor of communication, presented her paper on “America’s next top homeless girl: America’s Next Top Model, Tyra Banks and social change” at the Reel Politics international reality television conference in Istanbul, Turkey, from September 12-14, 2008. “Americans don’t realize how popular reality television is around the globe. At this conference, I was [...]

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2008 Honors Convocation Set for September 26

September 16, 2008 Faculty News

On Friday, September 26, Medaille College’s 2008 Honors Convocation will be held at 7 p.m. in the Kevin I. Sullivan Campus Center as part of Family Weekend. This event provides an opportunity for the College to recognize students for their academic achievements and service. Robert Nesslin, clinical assistant professor and recipient of this year’s Dr. [...]

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Dr. Brian Moyer to Discuss Electronic Gaming at WNY NAPNAP Forum

September 15, 2008 Faculty News

Dr. Brian Moyer, clinical assistant professor, will join Dr. Drew Messer to give a keynote speech to the Western New York Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners with a presentation on electronic gaming on Thursday, September 18 at the 6:30 p.m. at the Millennium Hotel in Cheektowaga. This program is sponsored by WNY NAPNAP as part [...]

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Write Thing Reading Series Begins With Author Neal Chandler

September 14, 2008 Campus Life

The seventh year of the Write Thing Reading Series at Medaille College will begin with fiction writer Neal Chandler on Thursday, September 18 at 7 p.m. in the Huber Hall Library on Medaille’s Main Campus at Rt. 198 and Parkside in Buffalo. Chandler is the Director of the Creative Writing Program at Cleveland State University. [...]

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Dr. Johnson to Present on the Offenses and Defenses of the Goldenrod Plant

September 11, 2008 Faculty News

  Dr. Robert Johnson III, associate professor in the Mathematics and Sciences Department, will present at the Western New York Science and Technology Forum on Wednesday, September 17 from 7:30-9:30 p.m. His presentation on “The Above and Below-Ground Chemical Defenses of Goldenrod” has ties to his 2007-08 sabbatical work at Cornell University, where he continued [...]

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Van Valkinburgh on WBEN 930 AM Radio on Media Election Coverage

September 11, 2008 Faculty News

Lisa Van Valkinburgh, clinical associate professor of communication, appeared on WBEN 930 AM’s morning news program to speak on Sarah Palin and media coverage of the 2008 presidential election.   [display_podcast] Related link: WBEN 

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