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Faculty Highlights

page16-1 Dr. Elvera Berry, Professor of Communication, and three students attended the Eastern Communication Association (ECA) Convention in Pittsburgh in April. Berry presented a paper in response to “At the Roots of the Racial Divide” by Ralph Ellison and Kenneth Burke, chaired a panel of top papers and served as a member of the Executive Council of ECA.


Dr. Daniel Barta’s, Professor of Music, setting of Psalm 46 premiered at the 10th Annual International Schools of China Choral Festival in Tianjin, China, in March. In addition to speaking at the concert, Barta presented workshops for students and faculty. page16-2


page16-3 John Schrenker, program director for the Master’s in Healthcare Informatics Administration (MPA, CPHIMS), completed his first year of a two-year term on the Healthcare Information and Management Systems’ (HIMSS) Distance Education Committee and has accepted an appointment to chair the committee next year. HIMSS is a cause-based, not-for-profit organization.


Kudos to Dr. Rodney L. Bassett, Professor of Psychology, for his recent presentations at the annual meeting of the Christian Association for Psychological Studies (CAPS International) in Portland, OR. page16-4


page16-5 Dr. Julie Grimm, Professor of Psychology, attended the CAPS International Board Meeting in Portland, OR, where she was re-elected to serve as secretary to the board.


Kudos to Kim Prouty, Graduate Psychology Field Education Director and Assistant Professor of Psychology, for her presentations at the BOCES 2, School Counselors’ Professional Development Day on April 12, 2013. Kim was part of a keynote panel titled “Update on the ASCA Model: What are School Counseling Programs Teaching?” page16-6


page16-7 Dr. Paul Stevenson, Professor of Psychology, had two articles accepted for publication in the July/August issue of “Worship Musician,” titled “What Worship Does To Your Body” and “Stage Fright: Act of God or Lack of Faith.”


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