Vol. 19, No. 9Oct. 28, 1999

Publications

Valerie Hans, sociology and criminal justice, "The Jury on Trial," in A Handbook of Jury Research, Walter F. Abbott and John Batt, editors, American Law Institute-American Bar Association, Philadelphia,1999.

Patricia Drake, nursing, with K.H. Morin and K. LaRose, "Becoming Proactive About Birth Defects: National Folic Acid Campaign Begins," in Lifelines, vol. 3, no. 4, pages 21-22.

Roberta Golinkoff, H. Rodney Sharp Professor of Educational Studies, with K. Hirsh-Pasek and G. Hollich, "Trends and Transitions in Language Acquisition: Looking for the Missing Piece," in Developmental Neuropsychology, vol. 16, pages 139-162.

Larry Purnell, nursing, "Panamanians' Practices for Health Promotion and the Meaning of Respect Afforded Them by Healthcare Providers," in Journal of Transcultural Nursing, vol. 10, no. 4, pages 330-340; with H. DeHann, "Culturally Competent Care for Hispanic Women's Wellness Research" and "Globalization and Transcultural Health Care in Education, Practice, Administration and Research," in National Journal of Wellness, vol. 3, no. 1, or online at <www.njow.net>; and "Gastrointestinal Surgical Interventions," in Handbook of Fluid, Electrolyte and Acid-Base Imbalances, J. Kee, nursing emeritus, and B. Paulanka, nursing, pages 227-235.

Yaroslav Bilinsky, political science and international relations, "Was the Ukrainian Famine of 1932-1933 Genocide?" in Journal of Genocide Research, vol. 1, no. 2, pages 147-156.

Barbara Sheer, nursing, "Issues in Summer Safety: A Call for Summer Safety," in Pediatric Nursing, May/June 25, vol. 3, pages 319-325.

John C. Kraft, H. Fletcher Brown Professor of Geology, with Helmut Bruckner of Marburg University and Ilhan Kayan of Ege University, "Paleogeographies of Ancient Coastal Environments in the Environs of the Feigengarten Excavation and the 'Via(e) Sacra(e)' to the Artemision at Ephesus," in Steine und Wege, Sonderschriften Band 32, pages 91-100, Osterreichisches Archaologisches Institut, Wien.

Gail Wade, nursing, "Fluid Problems of Infants and Children," in Handbook of Fluid, Electrolyte and Acid-Base Imbalances, J. Kee, nursing emeritus, and B. Paulanka, nursing, pages 165-184, Delmar Publishers, Albany.

Presentations

Roberta Golinkoff, H. Rodney Sharp Professor of Educational Studies, with undergraduate student K. Driscoll, K. Arnold, K. Hirsch-Pasek, C. Rocroi and G. Hollich, "The Whole is Greater than the Sum of the Parts: Investigating the Object Scope Principle" and with Hirsh-Pasek and Hollich, "The Emergentist Coalition Model of Word Learning" in a symposium organized by Hirsch-Pasek and Golinkoff, "Attention to Multiple Interactive Cues Offers Insights for Language Researchers," at Boston University Conference on Language Development.

Christine Cannon, nursing, "Sources and Severity of Stress in Alpha 1-Antitrypsin Deficiency," a poster presentation at American Lung Association international meeting, April, San Diego.

Judith Herrman, nursing, "Beyond Hospital Walls: Educating Pediatric Nurses in the Next Millenium," at Society of Pediatric Nursing meeting, Houston.

Steve Dentel, civil and environmental engineering, "Imagining the Feminization of Environmental Engineering," at preconference workshop on gender and family, Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors; with Elin A. Hansen, Peter Griffin and Mohammad M. Abu-Orf, "Overview of Electrical Art Conditioning of Biosolids," Oct. 9; with Abu-Orf, "Enhancement of Conditioning and Dewatering Processes by Electrical Arc Pretreatment," Oct. 12, with G. Mascolo and L. Spinosa, "Influence of Conditioning Polymer on Emission of PICs in Biosolids Incineration," Oct. 12; and with Lin-Li Chang, "The Effects of a Cationic Polymer on Biological Treatment Processes," Oct. 12, at Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference, New Orleans.

Elizabeth Higginbotham, sociology and criminal justice, "Race, Gender and Professional Work for Black Women," at Washington University, Jan. 16-23, St. Louis.

Gibbons Ruark, English, "Listening to Randall Jarrell: The Pleasures of Influence," at North Carolina/Virginia College English Teachers Association meeting, Oct. 9, North Carolina Wesleyan College; "Affinities and Correspondences: A Conversation Among Poems," at Meredith College, Oct. 14, Raleigh, N.C.; and poetry readings, at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Oct. 10, North Carolina Wesleyan College, Oct. 11, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Oct. 13, and North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, Oct. 14.

Janice Selekman, nursing, "Sex Education for the Pre-teen: Challenges and Opportunities" and "National Dialogue and Networking: The Future of Pediatric Nursing Education," at Society of Pediatric Nursing conference, April, Houston; "The State of the Art of Pediatric Nursing" and "Learning Disabilities and ADHD: Then and Now," a pediatric nursing update, May, Wilmington; and "Experts on Call: ADHD," a service for Bioscience Communications, September, New York.

Several faculty members made presentations at the 24th annual POD Network Conference, Oct. 13-17, Lake Harmony, Pa.: Deborah Allen, biological sciences, and Harold White, chemistry and biochemistry, "Peer Group Faciliators: Helping Undergraduates Clear the Hurdles of Problem-Based Learning" and George Watson, physics and astronomy, with Allen and White, "Promoting Institution-Wide Reform of Undergraduate Education: Stirring Up Faculty Development with a Faculty-Led Institute."

Erlinda Wheeler, nursing, "The Effect of the CNS on Patient Outcomes," for Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America, June.

Robert Schweitzer, finance, session chair, "Factors Affecting Shareholder Wealth" and discussant for "Corporate Layoffs and Competition," "Board of Directors, Ownership and Regulation" and "Shareholder Wealth Effects of Limiting Outside Directors' Retirement Plans," at Financial Management Association meetings, Oct. 6-9, Orlando.

Timothy Brooks, student life, "The Pros and Cons of Parental Notification," an audio conference sponsored by the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators, Oct. 12.

Damie Stillman, John W. Shirley Professor of Art History, "Elegance in Stone: The Neo-classical English Country House," at English Studies Symposium, Walters Art Gallery, Oct. 16, Baltimore.

Robert L. Hampel, education, "The Promise of the American High School," at History of Education Society meeting, Oct. 16, Atlanta.

Anniversaries

30 years

G. Arno Loessner, Institute for Public Administration, Nov. 1, 1969

20 years

Sandra Sue Cloud, animal and food sciences, Nov. 1, 1979

Larry A. Cogburn, animal and food sciences, Nov. 1, 1979

15 years

Dorothy R. Allen, library, Nov. 1, 1984

Demaris Hollembeak, library, Nov. 1, 1984

Paul A. Hubbs, Facilities Management/heating and cooling, Oct. 29, 1984

Lisa M. Raker, business and economics, Oct. 29, 1984

10 years

Amy Nelson Connell, account services, Oct. 30, 1989

Michael Paul Freidly, Facilities Management/heating and cooling, Oct. 30, 1989

Mary F. Sullivan, Delaware Geological Survey, Oct. 30, 1989

Joan Watson, Facilities Planning and Construction, Nov. 1, 1989

5 years

Joseph F. Cieniewicz, chemistry and biochemistry, Oct. 31, 1994

Deborah L. Costa, medical technology, Nov. 1, 1994

Roberta Gealt, Center for Drug and Alcohol Studies, Nov. 1, 1994

Edith Lillian Havens, psychology, Oct. 25, 1994

Deborah K. Lehman, English, Nov. 1, 1994

Joyce C. Winchester, Academic Services Center, Nov. 1, 1994

New assignments

Sharon M. Allen, service representative, Student Centers

Gary S. Allison, instructor, education

Harry Anderson, senior locksmith, Facilities Management

Karl Aquino, assistant professor, business administration

Busby N. Attoh-Okine, assistant professor, civil and environmental engineering

Russell Barbarino, administrative coordinator, Intercollegiate Athletics Program

Sharon L. Beard, project leader, Center for Disability Studies

Vivian Bennett, instructor, business administration

John C. Bernard, assistant professor, food and resource economics

Joel G. Best, chairperson, sociology

Gregory D. Binford, assistant professor, plant and soil sciences

Helen Bowers, associate professor, finance

Richard E. Bowman, director, administrative services

Kirsten J. Brown, coordinator, student housing

Laura A. Brown, records analyst/coordinator, administrative services

Martin C. Brueckner, assistant professor, English

Terry L. Campbell, assistant professor, finance

Linda Carey, director, Student Housing

Darlene L. Cartwright, events coordinator, student centers

Tsu-Wei Chou, acting chairperson, mechanical engineering

Theresa B. Clower, director, Delaware Center for Teacher Education

Allyson D. Cole-Strauss, associate scientist, biological sciences

Jay F. Coughenour, assistant professor, finance

Juanita S. Crook, administrative assistant, labor relations

Anny D. Curtius, assistant professor, foreign languages and literatures

Marisa S. De Los Santos, assistant professor, University Parallel Program/Wilmington

Kathleen L. Defoe, coordinator, education

Margaret Dillner, instructor, education

Richard H. Duggan, campus IT associate V, manager, arts and science

Kimberly A. Dvorak, custodian A, Facilities Management

Theda M. Ellis, director, Center for Disability Studies

Stephen Erickson, library coordinator

Marcia L. Fawcett, staff assistant, Instructional Technology

Kathleen Feldman, secretary, Delaware Center for Teacher Education

Thomas J. Fernsler, associate policy scientist, Mathematics and Science Education Resource Center

Danielle Ford, assistant professor, education

Maria H. Frawley, associate professor, English

Howard B. Gamper, scientist, biological sciences

Javier Garcia-Frias, assistant professor, electrical and computer engineering

Richard L. Gaw, manager, administrative services

Beth A. Gluck, admissions officer, admissions

Kimberly A. Habiger, administrative assistant, marine studies

Joan F. Higgins, records analyst/coordinator, Information Technologies/University Media Services

Thomas J. Hofferd, assistant professor, accounting

Lisa C. Huber, assistant dean, arts and science

Janette L. Humphrey, staff assistant, Administrative Services

William J. Idsardi, acting chairperson, linguistics

Tammy Jackson-Harmon, supervisor, ticketing services

Christina Johnson, research specialist, biological sciences

Michael Johnson, assistant professor, art

Emma J. Joseph, assistant professor, sociology

James R. Keegan, assistant professor, University Parallel Program/Georgetown

Michael S. Keeley, custodian A, Facilities Management

Erick R. Kelemen, assistant professor, English

James L. Kelson, custodian A, Facilities Management

Hemant Kher, assistant professor, business administration

Fouad E. Kiamilev, associate professor, electrical and computer engineering

James F. Kiley-Zufelt, information resource consultant I, American Philosophical Association

Jo-Mary Kmetz, instructor, communication

Carol A. Krawczyk, assistant professor, plant and soil science

Odette C. Kugler, instructor, foreign languages and literatures

Sara A. Lamb, coordinator, education

Gail D. Lanius, coordinator, conferences-Newark

David R. Legates, associate professor, geography

Matthew R. Lenno, complex coordinator, Residence Life

Beatrice L. Lyons, senior secretary, Delaware Institute for Arts in Education

Kevin G. Mairs, custodian A, Facilities Management

Annette G. Mehan, executive secretary, University Honors Program

Stacey L. Milkovics, instructor, foreign languages and literatures

Patrick T. Mitchell, instructor, mathematical sciences

Judith A. Mraz, executive secretary, Residential and Conference Facilities

Frances S. Mullen, senior secretary, plant and soil sciences

Marilee H. Mullett, administrative assistant, Center for Science and Culture

Tammi J. Mullon, senior secretary, animal and food sciences

Leslie A. Murin, secretary, nutrition and dietetics

Meghna V. Naik, research associate III, biological sciences

Edmund R. Nowak, assistant professor, physics and astronomy

Rebecca S. Panichelli, University nurse II, Student Health Services

Hetal M. Parekh, research associate II, biological sciences

Judith S. Patton, coordinator, education

Cynthia A. Pearson, instructor, dean's office, health and nursing science

Darrin J. Pochan, assistant professor, materials science

Carolee A. Polek, assistant professor, nursing

Michael Rice, research associate II, biological sciences

Andre B. Rosay, assistant professor, sociology

Katherine S. Rudolph, assistant professor, physical therapy

Meryl Rudzinski, staff assistant, public relations

Alexander Rudzinski, library coordinator

Jonathan S. Russ, assistant professor, history

Lawrence M. Ryan, business adviser, international programs and special sessions

Florence Scali, staff assistant, Mathematics and Science Education Resource Center

Sarah L. Schmidt, assistant librarian

Joel P. Schneider, assistant professor, chemistry and biochemistry

Winifred D. Scott, assistant professor, accounting

Marie O. Senff, administrative assistant, Delaware Center for Teacher Education

Mark A. Serva, assistant professor, accounting

Asa T. Spaulding, assistant professor, English

William L. Spear, assistant director, Administrative Services

Shirley L. Stotko, staff assistant, Delaware Center for Teacher Education

Wanda L. Taylor, office coordinator, Delaware Transportation Institute

Anthony Townsend, assistant professor, business administration

John W. Troxell, microcomputing specialist I, library

John A. Tures, lecturer, political science and international relations

Ioana T. Tzatcheva, assistant program coordinator, international programs and special sessions

Uma Velury, assistant professor, accounting

Izzy Vishnevetsky, campus IT associate II, Center for Drug and Alcohol Studies

Radmila V. Vuchic, assistant professor, foreign languages and literatures

Charles R. Wallace, assistant professor, computer and information sciences

Deanna L. Warner, records specialist, Center for Applied Demography and Survey Research

Hekun A. Wu, assistant professor, music

W S. Wycoff, instructor, business administration

Kimberly A. Yackoski, assistant dean, student services, dean's office, human resources, education and public policy

Jerry A. Yamamuro, assistant professor, civil and environmental engineering

Julia L. Yearian, manager, American Philosophical Association

Jane C. Yezdimer, medical services representative, Student Health Services

Sakir Yucel, lecturer, computer and information sciences