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2017

December

Students and faculty in the Department of Math, Computer Science, and Statistics worked together on publications and conference travel.
Jessica Sierk, assistant professor of education
Jessica Sierk, assistant professor of education, presented a paper at the fourth-annual Languaging Diversity Conference in September in Cagliari, Ita

November

Khang Le '19, Yuexin Li '19, Xuanming Cui '20
Xuanming Cui '20 of Qingdao, China, Khang Le '19 of Hanoi, Vietnam, Yuexin Li '19 of Zhengzhou, China, all of whom are computer science majors, participated in the annual
ASIA Club Members Attend Youth Leadership Conference in NYC
Members of the student club Asian Students Intercultural Association, or ASIA, attended Nov. 10-12 the Machik Youth Leadership Conference in New York City.
Erin McCarthy, professor of philosophy and Asian studies
Erin McCarthy, professor of philosophy and Asian studies and chair of the Department of Philosophy, was published in the "The Oxford Handbook of Japanese Philosophy."
Danny Cryster, visiting assistant professor of mathematics
Danny Cryster, visiting assistant professor of mathematics, was recently accepted for publication in the "Rocky Mountain Journal of Mathematics."
Paul Doty, electronic services librarian
Paul Doty, electronic services librarian, has had an essay and two poems recently published.
Paul Siskind, adjunct assistant professor for the First-Year Program
Paul Siskind, adjunct assistant professor, has completed training and volunteer service to be named a Master Naturalist by the New York Master Naturalist Program.
Lukas Harvey presents at the 2017 GSA
Geology major Lukas Harvey ’18 of Castleton, Vermont, was awarded the 2017 Austin A. Sartin Best Poster Award by the Sigma Gamma Epsilon National Honor Society.

October

Robert Selby, adjunct professor of the First-Year Program
Paintings by Robert Selby, adjunct professor of the First-Year Program, were accepted to tour with a juried exhibition mounted by the Norman Rockwell Museum of Stockbridge, Massachusetts.
Choong-Soo Lee, assistant professor of computer science, and Ivan Ramler, associate professor of statistics
Ivan Ramler, associate professor of statistics, and Choong-Soo Lee, assistant professor of computer science, together wrote a paper that was accepted at the Foundations of Digital Games Conference,
Duncan Melville, professor of mathematics
Duncan Melville, professor of mathematics, wrote an article that was published in CMS Notes by the Canadian Mathematical Society.
Gina Marie Breen, visiting assistant professor of Francophone studies
Gina Marie Breen, visiting assistant professor of Francophone studies, presented at the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association Conference Oct 12 to 14 in Spokane, Washington.
A number of mathematics, computer science and statistics faculty presented papers at various academic conference during the summer and fall of 2017.
Robin Rhodes-Crowell and Kitito Khalid presented at the Africa Network Conference in Minnesota.
Catherine Tedford, director of the Richard F. Brush Art Gallery
Catherine Tedford, director of the Richard F. Brush Art Gallery, gave an illustrated presentation at the Council of Independent Colleges as part of a Consortium on Digital Resources for Teaching and Research
Alessandro Giardino, assistant professor of modern languages
Alessandro Giardino, assistant professor of Italian and Francophone studies, presented at the Ischia International Festival of Philosophy

September

James Sieja, assistant professor of government
James Sieja, assistant professor of government, recently had two articles published in peer-reviewed journals.
Two recent graduates had book reviews accepted for publication in the academic journal "Cadernos de Tradução."
Peter Ladd, associate professor of education
Peter Ladd, associate professor of education and coordinator of the mental health counseling program, was quoted in an article in "Counseling Today."
Tanveer Kalo '18 and Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history, pictured during his summer 2016 fellowship.
The U.S. World War I Centennial Commission podcast featured the research of Tanveer Kalo '18.

August

Ivan Ramler, associate professor of statistics, and Choong-Soo Lee, assistant professor of computer science, co-wrote a paper that was accepted for presentation at the Foundations of Digital Games 2017 Conference.

June

Stephen Barnard, assistant professor of sociology
Stephen Barnard, assistant professor of sociology, wrote an article that examined the use of Twitter by journalists and activists following the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.
Mindy Pitre, assistant professor of anthropology
Mindy Pitre, assistant professor of anthropology, co-wrote an article that was published in the June 5, 2017, edition of Nature Plants.

May

Book cover: Exploring the Impact of the Dissertation in Practice
William Collins, assistant professor of education, was the lead author of a chapter in the new book, titled Exploring the Impact of the Dissertation in Practice.