Check out some of your colleagues’ recent achievements.
Yosh Hakutani, Department of English, gave an invited presentation, “Richard Wright’s Haiku and Modernist Poetics,” for the Symposium Traveling Texts: Between African Americans and Japanese, held at New York University, Oct. 4-5 2013.
Brian Kelley, Department of Political Science, presented "BYOD: Bring Your Own Device or Bring Your Own Destruction" at the Cyber Security Day sponsored by the Ohio State University’s Office of the Chief Information Officer and the State of Ohio’s Department of Administrative Services in Columbus, Ohio, on Oct. 3, 2013.
Kiersten Latham, School of Library and Information Science, Steve Friesen and Chuck Regier presented "Open Storage Exhibits for 21st Century" at the Mountain Plains Museums Association in Lincoln, Neb., on Sept. 30-Oct. 3, 2013. Summary: “The popularity of programs like ‘Antiques Road Show’ indicates that the public is very interested in artifacts. Museums can show off more stuff, with more information, by revisiting and revising the old open storage concepts."
Peter Kratcoski, Department of Sociology, Kent State University at Stark, presented "Prevention and Control of Financial Drimes: A Cross-Cultural Comparison" at the Annual Conference of the Society for Police and Criminal Psychology in Ottawa, Canada, on Sept. 25-28, 2013.
Peter Kratcoski , Department of Sociology, Kent State University at Stark, David Graff, Department of Sociology, Kent State University at Tuscarawas, and Max Edelbacher presented "Criminal Behavior in the Schools: A Cross-Cultural Comparison" at the Annual Conference of the Society for Police and Criminal Psychology in Ottawa, Canada, on Sept. 25-28, 2013.
Stephanie Siciarz, Modern and Classical Languages, authored her first novel, Left at the Mango Tree, Pink Moon Press, (2013). Left at the Mango Tree was shortlisted for the Dundee International Book Prize and was awarded the Kirkus Star for Exceptional Merit.
Marcia Lei Zeng and Karen Gracy, School of Library and Information Science, coauthored "Exploring Methods to Improve Access to Music Resources by Aligning Library Data With Linked Data: A Report of Methodologies and Preliminary Findings," Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (JASIS&T), Vol. 64, Issue 10, (2013): 2078-2099. Web link: www.hispanicbusiness.com/2013/10/16/data_on_information_technology_described_by.htm.
Joanne Arnett, School of Fashion Design and Merchandising, has artwork displayed in the fine arts magazine Dirty Laundry: http://dirtylaundrymag.com/article/joanne-arnett/.