Jeffrey Gates, director of enrollment management operations, technology and communications, was a panelist in a workshop titled “Student Perspectives on Communication Media and the Situational Effectiveness of Various Types of Media Campaigns” at the National Association for College Counseling meeting in New Orleans in September.
November 2, 2011
October 25, 2011
Hiroki Sayama, assistant professor of bioengineering and systems science and industrial engineering, was invited as a keynote speaker to the Fourth International Workshop on Guided Self-Organization (GSO 2011) in Hatfield, UK, in September. He gave a talk on “Guiding Designs of Self-Organizing Swarms: Interactive and Automated Approaches”.
October 25, 2011
Laura Bronstein, associate professor and chair of social work, has been selected by the Social Work Leadership Institute from over 70 Hartford Partnership Program for Aging Education (HPPAE) programs nationwide as the 2011 Outstanding Dean/Director. The award recognizes outstanding leaders in social work aging education and service and is a recognition of the leadership, creativity and inspiration that Bronstein brings to these projects. The award will be presented to Bronstein on Friday, Oct. 28, in Atlanta, Ga.
September 29, 2011
Susan Deer Cloud ’80, MA ’82, was awarded a New York Foundation for the Arts fellowship for 2011. Deer Cloud, a poet, was one of 105 people to win the award out of 3,692 applicants in five categories. The foundation is the nation’s largest provider of funding, information and services to individual artists. Deer Cloud, a former lecturer at Binghamton University, has two books forthcoming.
September 27, 2011
The Career Development Center received a Certificate of Appreciation from the New York Regional Office of the Peace Corps for hosting a Peace Corps 50th Anniversary celebration, citing that Binghamton University’s commitment to service and global learning is truly admirable. Since 1966, more than 240 Binghamton alumni have served in 75 countries, the largest number in all of SUNY.
September 15, 2011
Jennifer Keegin, associate director for campus activities, is co-host of the College Union & Activities Discussion (CUAD) podcast sponsored by the National Association for Campus Activities (NACA) and the Association for College Unions International (ACUI). It is broadcast via BreakDrink.com every other week (Mondays at 1 p.m.). She also serves as the moderator for the weekly #cuad Twitter chat held Tuesdays at 3 p.m.