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140423 Carousel cast members 16x9
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 →
 
Cyril Ghosh 16x9
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 →
 
Chris DeFilippi 16x9
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 →
 
Ali Arant 16x9
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 →
 
Salma Metwally 16x9
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 →
 
Harbor View Hall 16x9
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 →
 
Strange Beauty 16x9
April 4, 2014
Later this month, Wagner College art history professor Laura Morowitz will be one of the presenters at a very special scholarly conference, “Strange Beauty: Masters of the German Renaissance,” being held in London’s National Gallery. “In England, the old-fashioned — and culturally chauvinistic [...] Keep reading →
 
Nada Metwally & Adrienne Datta 16x9
April 4, 2014
Nada Metwally (left) and Adrienne Datta Last month two Wagner College freshmen — Nada Metwally of Tottenville, Staten Island and Adrienne Datta of San Diego, Cal. — were among just a dozen winners of a nationwide contest sponsored by Project Pericles: the 2014 “Debating for Democracy” Letter [...] Keep reading →
 
Kellie Profile 16x9
April 4, 2014
On Monday Kellie Griffith, a graduating Wagner College senior from Riverhead, New York, 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 →