A weekly digest of Adelphi University in the news.
Faculty/Staff in the News
October 7, 2015 | The Daily Blu
Clinical Assistant Professor Patricia Facquet discussed current issues regarding vaccinations and NYS requirements on 10/8 at 9:30AM on Your Health Matters.
October 8, 2015 | U.S. News Money
Michael J. Driscoll, clinical professor and senior executive in residence commented on the complexity of investment clubs and whether you should or should not join one.
October 8, 2015 | The Good Men Project
Are your parents “snowplow” parents? Michael Zentman, the director of the Adelphi University Postdoctoral Program in Marriage and Couple Therapy discusses the rising phenomenon of the “snowplow” or “helicopter” parent and how they are affecting their children in the long run.
October 9, 2015 | Univision
Meghan McPherson, assistant director of the Adelphi University Center for Health Innovation, as well as program coordinator and adjunct faculty for graduate programs in emergency management covered how to create a family emergency plan, communication tips and practicing drills with children.
University in the News
October 5, 2015 | Innovate LI
Governor Andrew Cuomo announces competition involving student-led coalitions that will develop million-dollar ideas in a new statewide competition to cut down greenhouse gas emissions on New York State college and university campuses and beyond. Adelphi University has recently partnered with Ecosystem to build a cleaner and more energy-efficient future.
October 7, 2015 | LongIsland.com
The Adelphi University College of Nursing and Public Health has been selected by the Arnold P. Gold Foundation and American Association of Colleges of Nursing to host its first-ever “Gold-AACN White Coat Ceremony for Nursing” on October 23 at 12:00 p.m. in the Thomas Dixon Lovely Ballroom in the Ruth S. Harley University Center.
October 7, 2015 | PR Newswire
Adelphi University and Shorelight Education have announced the launch of a new program that will broaden global access to Adelphi’s highly regarded undergraduate and master’s degrees for international students.
October 8, 2015 | The Garden City News
Adelphi University is mentioned in Socially Speaking. The University held a social to introduce the new president of the University, Christine M. Riordan, Ph.D. to Adelphi alumni and other guests.
October 9, 2015 | Ebru TV
Volunteer for the Adelphi New York Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline and Support Program and breast cancer survivor Anne Hogan will appear on the Emmy-Award Winning “Fresh Outlook” at 2:00 p.m. (re-run at 8:00 p.m.) on Saturday, October 10 to talk about the Hotline’s services and programming.
Alumni in the News
October 5, 2015 | Real Estate Weekly
Adelphi alumna Eileen Mintz has joined Brown Harris Stevens as a licensed associate real estate broker. Mintz holds a Master of Science from Brooklyn College, a Master of Social Work degree from Adelphi University and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Hunter University. She is a longstanding member of the Real Estate Board of New York.
October 5, 2015 | Innovate LI
Adelphi alumna Sue Guliani, the director of Jones Beach State Park, looks back at her rewarding career before retiring at the end of the year. Guliani was named director in 2003 and is the first woman to hold the job in the park’s 86-year history.
October 7, 2015 | Seacoastonline.com
The York Public Library to exhibit Adelphi alumnus Stuart Nudelman’s photography. The exhibition is comprised of numerous works covering various aesthetic approaches to subject and photographic techniques. The exhibit is on-going through October.
October 8, 2015 | The Morning Call
Adelphi alumnus Scott C. Nier was recently promoted to vice president, practice acquisitions at Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network. In his new role, Nier will expand outpatient services for Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network. He earned a master’s degree in exercise physiology from Adelphi.
October 8, 2015 | Real Estate Weekly
Adelphi alumnus and CEO and co-founder of CityFunders, David Behin featured in article about the challenges of investing in real estate in New York.
October 8, 2015 | Vanity Fair
Adelphi alumnus Bernard E. Clair, a prominent Manhattan divorce attorney mentioned in a Vanity Fair article about the divorce of Kelly Rutherford, and about a father’s rights to see the child.
October 9, 2015 | Amsterdam News
Alumna, artist and teacher Niaren Binford is highlighted for her artistic ability. Having graduated from Adelphi University with her BA in arts and MA in education, she is best known for her drawings of female subjects and draws her inspiration from everyday life and walking through the streets of New York City. Binford created a series called the “Curly Girl Series,” which is inspired by women of color from many walks of life.
October 9, 2015 | In Homeland Security
Alumna Dr. Phyllis J. Langone explains the importance of cybersecurity and how it has changed over time. Dr. Langone received her master’s degrees in business administration, biology, and secondary education from Adelphi University.
University Arts in the News
October 7, 2015 | Broadway World
Adelphi University will participate in Dancewave’s upcoming nationwide event, Dancing Through College & Beyond 2015. Dancing Through College & Beyond is a national event which serves over 300 high school students annually and aims to form personal connections between the current generation of dance professionals and the next. The event also helps students explore college dance opportunities and assists them in navigating the college admissions process.
October 7, 2015 | News India Times
Adelphi’s Sapna performed at the Deepavali Festival at South Street Seaport on October 4. The focus this year was on youth empowerment. The event was attended by people from all over the tri-state area, from different walks of life, age groups and backgrounds.
October 8, 2015 | The New York Times
Adelphi University presents “How I Learned to Drive,” a play by Paula Vogel and directed by Markus Potter through Oct. 11. The play is $20 and located at the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center, 1 South Avenue.
October 8, 2015 | Newsday
The Adelphi University Performing Arts Center is pleased to announce “How I Learned to Drive,” a play by Paula Vogel and directed by Markus Potter. The play explores the relationship between an older man and a young girl as she learns life’s lessons on the road. The play features Adelphi University students.
October 9, 2015 | Long Island Exchange
The Department of Music at Adelphi University is proud to present the latest installment of its Best of Broadway concerts titled Gold, Rubies and Pearls celebrating the anniversaries of many Broadway classics. This performance is part of the Poole Family Broadway Series which is generously sponsored by Mary Jane and Thomas Poole.
October 9, 2015 | Broadway World
As part of the Poole Family Broadway Series, the Department of Music at Adelphi University is proud to present the latest installment of its Best of Broadway concerts titled Gold, Rubies and Pearls. The show is directed by Adelphi adjuncts Erin Quill, from the original Broadway company of the Tony award-winning Avenue Q, and Jad Bernardo, the award-winning musical director.
October 9, 2015 | The Island Now
Three Women and The Truth, a trio of accomplished, multiple award-winning female songwriters will perform on Saturday, October 10, at 8:00 p.m. at the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (AUPAC).
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