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April 21, 2014
On Monday, April 28 at 7 p.m. in the Main Hall theater, please join President Richard Guarasci for “An Evening with Gov. George Pataki,” this year’s Presidential Economic Symposium. Pataki, the 53rd governor of New York, served from 1995 through 2006. He had previously served as Peekskill, N.Y. [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 20, 2014
Kellie Griffith, a graduating Wagner College senior from Riverhead, New York, recently got the news she’s been waiting for since last September: She has won a highly selective Fulbright U.S. Student Award to Ecuador, where she will work as an English Teaching Assistant next year. According to the [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 19, 2014
Wagner College mourns the loss of Lifetime Trustee Dr. John Edward Lehmann ’62 H’93, who died on Friday, April 18 at his home in Florida following a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. “His struggle is over,” said his son Kurt. “He went peaceably, surrounded by his family.” He was 82 [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 16, 2014
‘Carousel’ cast members Joshua Sottile, Lisa Peterson, Sarah Shear and Thomas Horvath Wagner College Theatre’s next Main Stage production is “Carousel,” the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical masterpiece of love and redemption. The show opens on Wednesday, April 23 and runs through Sunday, May [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 16, 2014
Cyril Ghosh, assistant professor of government and politics at Wagner since 2012, published his first book in 2013, "The Politics of the American Dream: Democratic Inclusion in Contemporary American Culture" (Palgrave Macmillan). Huffington Post columnist Heath Brown named it one of the year’s [...] Keep reading →
 
City desk
April 15, 2014
At the 90th annual spring convention of the Columbia Scholastic Press Association, held last month at Columbia University, Wagner College journalism professor Claire Regan ’80 was given the Charles R. O’Malley Award for Excellence in Teaching. Here is the citation that was read to introduce her: [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 11, 2014
Earlier this month, the 24th issue of the Wagner College Forum for Undergraduate Research was published. The journal has been edited for its entire 12-year history by Gregory J. Falabella, an associate professor of physics and astronomy. “This issue of the journal is of special significance. It is [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 11, 2014
This year, Wagner College has gotten to know Alison Arant, Ph.D., as a new member of our English Department faculty. Only a few, however, knew that, after earning her doctorate at Columbia's University of South Carolina, but before joining the Wagner faculty, Ali had recorded an EP of folksie, bluesie [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 9, 2014
Last Saturday, 35 Wagner College undergraduates participated in the 68th annual Eastern Colleges Science Conference, held this year on the campus of Marist College in Poughkeepsie. They gave eight platform presentations and 20 poster presentations of their empirical research — sometimes singly, sometimes [...] Keep reading →
 
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April 9, 2014
Later this week, work will begin on the first of several phases in the exterior renovation of Harborview Hall, a 45-year-old residence hall. The goal of the project is to make Harborview weather-tight. Beginning this week, we will start work on parts of the exterior masonry, removing and replacing [...] Keep reading →