A digest of Adelphi University in the news.

Faculty/Staff in the News

Trumping Conventional Wisdom: A Psychological Explanation of Donald Trump’s Political Success

November 14, 2016 ⎸News 12 Long Island

In an article published in The Huffington Post, Joel Weinberger, Ph.D, offers a provocative explanation for the surprising presidential election results.


‘The Shining’: Listen to the Minnesota Opera’s complete Production

November 14, 2016 ⎸Minnesota Public Radio

Paul Moravec, University Professor of Music at Adelphi and winner of the Pulitzer Prize in Music, composed an original composition—an opera based on Stephen King’s The Shining. From now until November 30, 2016, an audio recording of The Shining, performed by the Minnesota Opera, is free to listen to.


LIBN Announces 40 Under40

November 15, 2016 ⎸Long Island Business News

Kristen E. Capezza, associate vice president for enrollment management to be honored in Long Island Business News’ 19th Annual 40 Under 40 Awards program on Thursday, January 19, 2017.


“Care for the Caregiver”: A Public Symposium

November 15, 2016 ⎸Public Now

Adelphi University Center for Health Innovation celebrates National Family Caregivers Month in November with the Fall Symposium: Care for the Caregiver. Center for Health Innovation Executive Director Elizabeth Cohn, Ph.D., explains the urgency of addressing the topic of a growing aging population.  


Challenge Accepted

November 15, 2016 ⎸Massapequa Observer

Robert B. Willumstad School of Business Associate Dean spoke about the benefits of the Adelphi Apprentice Challenge and the competition. This ran in several Anton Community Newspapers.


Fearsome Malagasy Dinosaur Remained a Pipsqueak Most of Its Life

November 16, 2016 ⎸LiveScience

Assistant Professor Michael D’Emic explains his newest dinosaur growth research.


How the news media could regain the public’s trust

November 17, 2016 ⎸Desert News

Desert News turned to Associate Professor Mark Grabowski for insight into how the media can regain the public’s trust after their election debacle.


At Intimate Look at Caregiving and the Resources Available

November 18, 2016 ⎸News 12 Long Island

Center for Health Innovation Executive Director Elizabeth Cohn, Ph.D., spoke to News 12 Long Island about the Care for the Caregiver Symposium and the Center’s Aging Well on Long Island initiative.


Talk on Cyprus at Garden City Community Church

November 18, 2016 ⎸Garden City News

Adjunct Professor Spurgeon (Skip) Thompson III will lead the Sunday Forum Series at Garden City Community Church (GCCC) in the church parlor on Cyprus on Sunday, November 20, 2016.


University in the News

Sorority to Raise Funds for School Supplies

November 18, 2016 ⎸Newsday

Adelphi University Phi Sigma Sigma President Olivia Di Giulio ’17 shared news of the sorority’s project, Do It For the Kids, with Newsday, as well as News 12 Long Island, Brooklyn Reporter and More than 1,500 school supply items will be donated to a school in Hempstead and $3,265 will benefit the Kids in Need Foundation.


Free Forum on December 13: How to interpret medical results
November 18, 2016 ⎸Garden City News

“How to interpret your medical results” hosted by the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Program in collaboration with Northwell Health Care Institute will take place on Tuesday, December 13, 2016.


Alumni in the News

Andrea H. Hodge Recognized by Worldwide Branding for Excellence in Consulting Services

November 14, 2016 ⎸Satellite Press Releases

Andrea H. Hodge, founder and owner of The Leader In You Discovered, Inc., has been recognized by Worldwide Branding for Excellence in Consulting Services.


Senior-level hires and promotions for the week of Nov. 17

November 14, 2016 ⎸Miami Herald

Edward N. Cooper has been named director-in-charge of the tax services practice at Berkowitz Pollack Brant Advisors and Accountants. Cooper, a CPA, has a bachelor’s in business administration from Adelphi University and a master’s in taxation from FIU.


A Nurse’s Memoir Featured at Decatur

November 17, 2016 ⎸WebWire

Sylvia Kleiman Fields studied nursing at Adelphi College and at Columbia University in New York and then earned her doctorate in education from Teachers College at Columbia University. Currently she is a member of the Memorial Hospital Institutional Review Board and is constantly focusing on the development of medical books and helping young educators develop research skills. Fields wrote an autobiography titled Everything Is Possible: A Nurse’s Memoir.


SSE&C Law Elevates Two to Partner, Four to Counsel

November 18, 2016 ⎸

Stephen M. Bacigalupo II promoted to partner at SSE&C Law in Whippany. Bacigalupo focuses on education law, litigation, and state and local government law. Bacigalupo represents public school boards before the state education commissioner, arbitrators and the Office of Administrative Law as well as in state and federal court. He graduated from Seton Hall University School of Law in 2004 and Adelphi University in 2001.


Arts in the News

Adelphi University Department of Dance Students Perform Work by Aszure Barton

November 16, 2016 ⎸

Beginning on November 30 at the Olmsted Theatre, the 5-day Fall Dance Adelphi show will feature the talent of Adelphi dance students.


Jarrod Spector’s ‘Jukebox Life’

November 16, 2016 ⎸Long Island Herald

The Tony nominee Jarrod Spector shares the soundtrack of his life at the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (AUPAC) on Friday, November 18, 2016.


What’s happening on Long Island this weekend

November 16, 2016 ⎸Long Island Herald

Trio Solisti on Saturday, November 19, 8:00 p.m. highlighted.


Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events November 17–23

November 17, 2016 ⎸Long Island Press

Jarrod Spector, who played Frankie Valli, the lead in Jersey Boys will be at the AUPAC on Friday, November 18. Trio Solisti, hailed as “the most exciting piano trio in America” by The New Yorker, proudly marks its 12th year as Ensemble-in-Residence at Adelphi University will perform on Saturday, November 19.


Adelphi Chorale and Adelphi Vocal Ensemble: Holiday Celebration

November 17, 2016 ⎸

Adelphi Chorale and Adelphi Vocal Ensemble will bring joy to the holiday celebration at the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (AUPAC) on December 11, 2016.


Holiday Music at Adelphi

November 18, 2016 ⎸Garden City News

The Adelphi choral ensembles celebrate the wonder, hope and peace of the season on Sunday, December 11, on the Westermann Stage of the Concert Hall, AUPAC.



November 18, 2016 ⎸Newsday

Trio Solisti comes to the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (AUPAC) on Saturday, November 19. (Page B32)





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