Faculty News

Dr. Bigelow’s “The Human Mystery” Available Online

April 18, 2011 Faculty News

Alan Bigelow, Ph.D., professor of humanities, has published another story at webyarns.com. “‘The Human Mystery‘ is a vision of extinction in an apocalyptic age – it’s not as serious as it sounds.”

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Scumaci and Bradbury Present on Multiple Literacies

April 12, 2011 Amherst Campus

Mary Beth Scumaci, clinical assistant professor, and Judy Bradbury, adjunct instructor, presented at the New York State Reading Association’s 2011 Annual Conference:  Connecting Multiple Literacies in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. These School of Education faculty members provided an in-depth introduction to the Library of Congress’s expansive “Teaching with Primary Sources” web site (www.loc.gov) and offered instructive [...]

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Dr. Bowker Contributes Chapter to Albert Camus Volume

April 11, 2011 Buffalo Campus

Matthew Bowker, Ph.D., visiting assistant professor of interdisciplinary studies, contributed a chapter to Critical Insights: Albert Camus. The new volume, edited by Steven Kellman and published by Salem Press,  includes Dr. Bowker’s chapter, “Albert Camus’ Critical Reception: From Celebration to Controversy.” He reviews the major trends in the interpretation and criticism of Camus’ fiction, philosophy and [...]

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Dr. Correa’s Article on “Borderlands” Published

April 7, 2011 Amherst Campus

An article by Elaine Correa, Ph.D., associate professor in the School of Education, has been recently published in the International Political Economy of  New Regionalisms Series by Ashgate Publishing Limited, England.  This work, “Borderlands: Risky Spaces or Safe Places? ‘Real and Imaginary’ Borders – (Re)Framing Identity and Privilege,” is included in Isidro Morales (Ed.) book National Solutions [...]

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Medaille SIFE Team Advances to National Competition

March 24, 2011 Academic Programs

The Medaille College chapter of Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) won its division at the SIFE USA Regional Competition on Monday, March 22 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Medaille team now advances to the National Competition in Minneapolis, Minn. from May 10-12. Founded in 2009, this is the first opportunity for the team to advance to [...]

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Dr. Correa Presented Research at Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education Conference

March 24, 2011 Amherst Campus

Elaine Correa, Ph.D., associate professor in the School of Education,presented her research work at the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference (SITE) in Nashville, Tenn.,  March 7-11.  Her paper, “Shifting Values, Multiple Delivery Formats and Diverse Voices: Teacher Education in a Culture of Entitlement Learning, “Fast, Cheap, and Easy?” – The Next [...]

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Cefaratti and Conway Present at Conference for Teacher Educators

March 21, 2011 Amherst Campus

Two faculty members from the School of Education presented at the Association of Teacher Educator’s Annual Conference in Orlando, F.L. in February. Michelle Cefaratti, visiting instructor, and Claudia Conway, clinical assistant professor, developed a presentation on “Meeting the needs of Graduate Literacy Specialist Candidates; A program created for 21st century educators.” Their work outlines the [...]

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Hanesworth Receives Youth Service Award for Work with Jack and Jill of America

March 2, 2011 Amherst Campus

Felecia Hanesworth, visiting instructor in the School of Education, was presented the Youth Service Award by Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown and City Commissioner Tanya Perrin-Johnson on February 28. The award honored Hanesworth and recognized her work in role as president of Jack and Jill of America’s Buffalo Chapter, and the work that the chapter does through [...]

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Dr. Legge Featured in Counseling Today Article, “Breaking Away from the Pack”

March 2, 2011 Academic Programs

Deborah Legge, Ph.D., assistant professor and program director of the mental health counseling program, was featured in a March 2011 article in Counseling Today: “Breaking Away from the Pack.” The article outlined how private counseling practitioners can market themselves, and what steps mental health counselors can take to create success within their own practices. From [...]

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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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