Sara O’Brien (Psychology) was co-author on a paper accepted for publication in the journal Aging & Mental Health entitled “Psychometric properties of the Expanded Version of the Inventory of Depression and Anxiety Symptoms (IDAS-II) in a sample of older adults”. Co-authors were researchers at Louisiana State University.
An article by Jennifer McCarthy Foubert, assistant professor of education studies, “‘Damned if you do, damned if you don’t:’ Black parents’ racial realist school engagement,” was published in the journal Race Ethnicity and Education.
Cyn Kitchen Fitch, associate professor of English, poem “Through the Tattoo Needle of My Mind” was published in the Spring 2019 issue of Abyss and Apex Magazine.
The play Testosterone by Rebekka Kricheldorf, translated from German by Neil Blackadder, professor of theatre, was produced by Cherry Arts in Ithaca, NY, directed by Samuel Buggeln. Blackadder attended several performances and participated along with the playwright and director in a conversation at Cornell University in the “World Theatre Voices” series.
Frank McAndrew, Cornelia H. Dudley Professor of Psychology, presented a poster at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology in Portland, Oregon. The senior author on the poster was Allie Bird ’18, and the research was based on her senior project at Knox titled “Does Namesaking a Child Influence Attachment Style?” Her research will also be published in the March issue of the North American Journal of Psychology.
Nurettin Ucar, Modern Languages – German, gave a presentation at the American Comparative Literature Association’s 2019 Annual Meeting at Georgetown University on March 9. His paper, “Mohsin Hamid’s Exit West: Invisible Borders and Intrusion of the Public Sphere by Refugees,” was part of a panel entitled “‘Europe’ in Contemporary Literature and in Literary Studies.”
Emre Sencer, associate professor history, discussed his book, Order and Insecurity in Germany and Turkey: Military Cultures of the 1930s, on the television program Live Studio in Odessa, Ukraine. Sencer is spending 10 months in the country doing research through a Fulbright Scholar Fellowship.
A book chapter by Todd Heidt, associate professor of modern languages – German, titled “Two Tales of a City: Photographing Weimar Berlin,” was published in the collection Der Stadts- und Modernitätsdiskurs in Europa (The City and Modernity Discourse in Europe).
John F Dooley, William and Marilyn Ingersoll Professor Emeritus of Computer Science, has had an article published in Cryptologia. “The Beale Ciphers in Fiction” discusses the use of the three unsolved ciphers in the 1885 Beale pamphlet as plot points in recent novels and animated movies.
I am writing today to share with you an invitation from Jason Connell, who has asked that I share this with students, staff and faculty:
We would like for you to join us in a Celebration of Life for Trisha Hurst on
Saturday, May 12, 4:30pm to 6:30pm, at Knox College Alumni Hall, Trustee Room.
If you’d like to offer something, Trisha valued live plants over cut flowers or a donation to Knox County Relay for Life http://www.relayforlife.org/knoxil or your favorite charity would also be appreciated.
This is a casual event. Please come, share your pictures, experiences and stories.
Healing through laughter and tears.