February 2011

Dr. Correa Receives Faculty Development Award

February 18, 2011 Amherst Campus

Elaine Correa, Ph.D., associate professor in the School of Education, received a Faculty Development Award to support her participation at the World Universities Forum Conference held in Hong Kong.  Dr. Correa’s paper presentation,“Whose values and what learning counts? Teaching and Learning in a Culture of Entitlement: Voices from the Classroom,” was very well received. She has [...]

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Student Veterans Alliance Will Enrich Campus Experience

February 17, 2011 Alumni News

Medaille College introduced the Medaille Student Veterans Alliance (MSVA) at a reception on Wednesday, February 16, 2011. With Erie County Executive Chris Collins, NYS Senator Mark Grisanti and Erie County Veterans Services Director Marlene Roll in attendance, a welcoming event for the organization in the Kevin I. Sullivan Campus Center included faculty, students, alumni and [...]

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Merit List Recipients for Fall 2010 Announced

February 16, 2011 Amherst Campus

The following students were named to Medaille College’s Merit List for the fall 2010 semester. Students who take a minimum of 6 but no more than 11 credit hours, and who earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for all credit hours carried during that semester, are placed on the Merit List. Kaitlyn [...]

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Dean’s List Recipients Announced for Fall 2010

February 15, 2011 Buffalo Campus

Medaille College has named the following students to its Dean’s List for the fall 2010 semester at the Buffalo Campus. Students who take a minimum of 12 credit hours and who earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for all credit hours carried during that semester are placed on the Dean’s List.

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Solving Issues Faced by Soldiers and Veterans

February 14, 2011 Amherst Campus

Sergio R. Rodriguez of Medaille’s Office of Veterans and Military Affairs participated in a roundtable discussion on Friday, February 11 about solutions for the problems facing soldiers and veterans as they return from service. The event was covered by WKBW Channel 7, and was led by U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand.

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Lonergan Interviewed by Hoopsville on D3hoops.com

February 14, 2011 Buffalo Campus

Pete Lonergan, head coach of Medaille’s women’s basketball team, was interviewed live on Sunday, February 13 on “Hoopsville,” part of D3hoops.com website.  This online program featured Lonergan, who has coached the Medaille team for eight seasons with a 170-45 record. Read more at medaillesports.com.

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Dr. Bigelow Presents “HE SAID, SHE SAID” on webyarns.com

February 9, 2011 Faculty News

Alan Bigelow, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Humanities, has published “HE SAID, SHE SAID” on webyarns.com. This piece is a lover’s conversation in text, image and sound. The dialogue is random: he says one thing, she says another – the truth, and music, is someplace in between.

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Dr. Bowker Publishes Papers on Psychodynamics of Existentialism and Absurdity

February 9, 2011 Faculty News

Matthew Bowker, Ph.D., visiting assistant professor in the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, published two papers on the meaning of absurd experience in January 2011. “The Meaning of Absurd Protest: The Book of Job, Albert Camus, and C. Fred Alford’s After The Holocaust” appeared in the Journal of Psycho-Social Studies. “Understanding Albert Camus’ Absurd as Ambivalence, [...]

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Prelude Students Attend Associated Writing Programs Conference in Washington, D.C.

February 8, 2011 Academic Programs

Three creative writing students attended the Associated Writing Programs conference in Washington, D.C., from February 2-5. Two of the students, Eric Richardson and Jennifer Comstock, are editors of Prelude, the College literary magazine.  Emmett Haq is an intern for Starcherone Books, the nonprofit fiction publishing company directed by Ted Pelton, Ph.D.  Dr. Pelton advises the [...]

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Video Shows How Community 101 Students Explore the Urban Landscape of Buffalo

February 7, 2011 Academic Programs

First year students at Medaille presented a unique way of experiencing the city of Buffalo at the 2010 Community 101 Fair in December 2010. Working in groups called learning communities, students extended their learning beyond the classroom with projects that explored the history, ecology, technology, and urban landscape of Buffalo. The video features interviews with [...]

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