Library News

December 19, 2014

Dr. Burt Thompson Co-Authors Replication Report

Dr. Burt Thompson, professor of psychology, and a large number of his colleagues in the psychology field co-authored Registered Replication Report: Schooler and Engstler-Schooler (1990) in the September 2014 issue of Perspectives on Psychological Science. read on →

December 19, 2014

Hours of Operation for December 19-January 5

The Library's hours of operation for Friday, December 19 through Monday, January 5 are: Friday, December 19: 7:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.Saturday, December 20: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.Sunday, December 21: CLOSEDMonday, December 22: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.Tuesday, December 23: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.Tuesday, December 23 at 5 p.m. -... read on →

December 19, 2014

Sharon Green's Paper Published in Conference Proceedings

Sharon Green, coordinator of instructional services in the Office of Academic Support, published Increasing Students’ College-Level Vocabulary by Collaborating with Faculty in the 2014 Annual Conference Proceedings of the Pennsylvania Association of Developmental Educators (PADE). read on →

December 16, 2014

Dr. Ciminelli Publishes Article in the 2014 American Reading Forum Yearbook

Dr. Michelle Ciminelli, assistant professor of education, recently published Preservice Teachers Ponder the Power of Poetry in the 2014 edition of American Reading Forum Annual Yearbook. read on →

December 2, 2014

Journal of Library Innovation Publishes 10th Issue

The Journal of Library Innovation (JOLI), a peer-reviewed open access journal publishing original research, reports on innovative practices, literature reviews, case studies, and book, conference and product reviews, recently published its 10th issue. David Schoen, library director, and Samantha... read on →

November 12, 2014

Adriano Gatto Receives Positive Review of "The Glass Menagerie" Performance

Adriano Gatto, artist-in-residence/stage combat instructor/recruiter for NU's department of theatre & fine arts, received a positive review for his performance of Tom in The Glass Menagerie, a beloved Tennessee Williams play being produced at the Lancaster Opera House. Check out the review in... read on →

November 10, 2014

Susan Clements Publishes Short Story

Susan Clements, coordinator of community relations in the Castellani Art Museum, recently published her short story, "Manatee Mornings," in Uncertain Promise: An Anthology of Short Fiction and Creative Nonfiction. This is her first fiction publication.  read on →

November 6, 2014

Dr. Julia Latorre's Doctoral Dissertation Indexed in ProQuest Database

Leadership Preparation in Engineering: A Study of Perceptions of Leadership Attributes, Preparedness, and Policy Implications, the dissertation Dr. Julia Latorre wrote for her Ph.D. in NU's Leadership and Policy program, is now indexed in ProQuest's Dissertations & Theses Global database. read on →

November 5, 2014

Michael Beam Featured in Buffalo News Piece

Michael J. Beam, curator of exhibitions and collections in the Castellani Art Museum, is the subject of a piece in The Buffalo News called Artist Michael Beam Strives for Laughs. Arts Critic Colin Dabkowski previews Beam's upcoming solo exhibition in Big Orbit Gallery in Buffalo.   read on →

November 3, 2014

Library Acquires Poetry Book by Dr. Parmenter

The Library recently acquired Bat & Man: A Sonnet Comic Book by Dr. Chad Parmenter, assistant professor of English.  read on →

October 24, 2014

Jeswald, Moyer, and Stockslader Present at Ad Astra Users' Conference

Michael Jeswald, conference & events manager; Elaine Moyer, academic scheduling coordinator; and Jay Stockslader, director of continuing education, presented at the Ad Astra Users' Conference in Kansas City on Oct. 22, 2014. The title of their presentation was “50 Ways to Leave Your Old... read on →

October 18, 2014

Dr. Goacher and NU Senior Publish Article

A senior undergraduate chemistry student, Erick J. Braham, has published his first peer-reviewed research article alongside Dr. Robyn E. Goacher, assistant professor of chemistry. The article, titled “Identifying and minimizing buffer interferences in ToF-SIMS analyses of lignocellulose,”... read on →

October 16, 2014

Dr. Seo Co-Authors Article

Dr. Hoontaek Seo, assistant professor of economics/finance, and colleagues from other institutions published Bank Debt, Flexibility, and the Use of Proceeds from Asset Sales in the August 2014 issue of Journal of Financial Services Research.  read on →

October 14, 2014

More NU Doctoral Dissertations Indexed in ProQuest Database

Several more dissertations written by students who earned a Ph.D. in NU's Leadership and Policy program are now indexed in ProQuest's Dissertations & Theses Global database: The self-efficacy of New York State superintendents of schools and their self-reflective practices: A mixed methods... read on →

October 10, 2014

Dr. Pikas and NU Alumna Publish Article

Dr. Bohdan Pikas, professor of marketing, and NU alumna Gabi Sorrentino published The Effectiveness of Online Advertising: Consumer's Perceptions of Ads on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube in the August 2014 issue of The Journal of Applied Business and Economics. read on →