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2014-2015 Academic Year Department News:

Communication:

  • Dr. Katrina Quinn attended and presented on a pannel at the Pennsylvania Communication Association (PCA) with students from Lambda Pi Eta and PRSSA in Pittsburgh, PA on September 27th.
  • Dr. Mark Zeltner will attend the National College Media Convention in Philadelphia, PA with four students from the Rocket Newspaper staff from October 29th - November 2nd.
  • Dr. Amy Walters will present a workshop at the 2015 Miami Beach International Multidisciplinary Conference in Miami, FL from January 4th - January 6th 2015.

Computer Science:

  • Dr. Stephen Larson presented a workshop on data mining at the Americas Conference on Information Systems in Savannah, GA from August 7th - August 9th.
  • Dr. David Dailey organized and attended the International Conference: The Graphical Web 2014 in Winchester England from August 27th - August 30th. He also chaired a panel, presented one paper as a primary author, and presented a second paper as a secondary author.
  • Dr. Deborah Whitfield presented research at the International Conference: The Graphical Web 2014 in Winchester, England on August 30th.
  • Dr. David Dailey met with the co-directors of Google Pittsburgh to discuss The Graphical Web conference on September 30th.
  • Dr. Paul Mullins will attend the PA Association of Computer & Information Science Educators (PACISE) Executive Board meeting in Bellefonte, PA on October 10th.
  • Dr. Stephen Larson will attend the University System of Maryland Quality Matters Workshop in Hagerstown, MD on October 17th.
  • Dr. Sam Thangiah will chair a session and present two papers at the Institute for Operations Research and Management (INFORM) Conference in San Francisco, CA from November 9th - November 12th.
  • Dr. Stephen Larson will present a paper at the 48th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences in Kauai, HI from January 5th - January 8th 2015.

Criminology & Criminal Justice:

  • Dr. David Champion and Dr. Patrick Harvey will promote the Graduate Program at the 2014 Pennsylvania Conference on Juvenile Justice in Harrisburg, PA from November 6th - November 7th.
  • Dr. Kerry Edwards will present a paper at The American Society of Criminology Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA from November 20th - November 22nd.
  • Dr. Sarah Kuehn and Dr. Rebecca Ridener will attend and present the paper "A Longitudinal Study of Students Attitudes towards Punishment" at ACJS's 52nd Annual Meeting in Orlando, FL from March 4th - March 6th 2015.

Government Contracting Assistance Center:

  • Ms. Renee Decker participated in the "Certification Information" event with the IBEW in Pittsburgh, PA on September 16th.
  • Ms. Renee Decker will participate in Pittsburgh Public Schools 7th Annual Business Opportunity Extravaganza in Washington, D.C. on October 13th.
  • Ms. Renee Decker will attend the Association of Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (APTAC) annual professional development conference in Washington, D.C. from November 10th - November 12th.

Hospitality, Event Management and Tourism:

  • Dr. Bruce Boliver attended the Connect Marketplace Conference in Orlando, FL from August 21st - August 23rd.
  • Dr. Bruce Boliver will attend the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) Annual Conference in Minneapolis, MN from October 8th - October 11th.

Military Science:

  • No news yet.

 Safety Management:

  • No news yet.

School of Business:

  • Dr. Fusun Gonul presented "Adoption of Quick Response (QR) in Print Media: The Role of Competition" at the American Statistical Association 2014 Joint Statistical Meetings in Boston, MA on August 4th.
  • Dr. Frances M. Amatucci attended and presented a paper at the Academy of Management conference in Philadelphia, PA on August 5th.
  • Mr. Larry McCarthy and Dr. Theresa Wajda presented a paper entitled "Outcomes Assessment for Service-Learning Projects in the Not-For-Profit Sector" in San Antonio, TX at the Marketing Management Association Fall 2014 Educators' Conference on September 19th.
  • Dr. Melanie Anderson interviewed two fire departments in Adams County, PA as part of the Financial Fitness of PA Volunteer Fire Companies grant from Center for Rural PA on September 25th and September 26th.
  • Dr. Jeanne Nicholls attended the SEInforms Conference to present a paper, attend professional development sessions and be a session discussant in Myrtle Beach, SC from October 1st - October 5th.
  • Dr. John Golden will attend and present at the Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers Conference 2014 at University College London in London, England from October 2nd - October 4th.
  • Dr. Frances Amatucci will attend the 1st PRME Regional Meeting in North America by the University of Washington Bothell School of Business in Seattle, WA from October 10th - October 11th.
  • Dr. Kurt Schimmel will attend the Mid-Atlantic Association of Colleges of Business Administration Conference in New Brunswick, NJ from October 15th - October 17th.
  • Dr. Jeanna Nicholls, Dr. Sunita Mondal, and Dr. John Golden will attend the University System of Maryland Quality Matters Workshop in Hagerstown, MD on October 17th.
  • Dr. Rhonda Clark and Dr. John Golden will present research for publication at the Northeastern Association for Business, Economics and Technology (NABET) conference in State College, PA from October 23rd - October 24th.
  • Dr. Melanie Anderson will attend the North American Association of Business, Economics and Technology (NABET) conference as a Board member and presenter of "Financial status of PA Volunteer Fire Companies" in State College, PA from October 23rd - October 24th.
  • Dr. David Jordan will present a paper at the Society for Behavioral Medicine 36th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions in San Antonio, TX from April 22nd - April 25th 2015.

 Sport Management:

  • Catriona Higgs will present at the NASSS Conference in Portland, OR from November 5th - November 8th.
  • Brian Crow will accompany students to the SEVT Conference for a case study competition in Columbia, SC from November 19th - November 21st.

 

Student News:

Communication:

  • Maria Heintzinger presented on Rock Productions/PRSSA at the Duquesne Conference at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA on September 26th.

Computer Science:

  • Nicholas Botzer and Zachary Petrusch presented research at the International Conference: The Graphical Web 2014 in Winchester, England on August 30th.
  • Emily Day, Marc Sensenich, Aaron Weckerly, Larry Wilson and Cody Young will present a paper at the Institute for Operations Research and Management (INFORM) Conference in San Francisco, CA from November 9th - November 12th.

Criminology & Criminal Justice:

  • No news yet.

Hospitality, Event Management and Tourism:

  • No news yet.

Safety Management:

  • No news yet.

School of Business:

  • No news yet.

Sport Management:

  • Katlyn Gable, Brittany Grove and Holly Kennedy will represent SRU in a case study competition at the SEVT Conference in Columbia, SC from November 19th - November 21st.

 

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