Norm Ellis, Building Trades associate professor, completed the OSHA 502 Update for Construction Industry Outreach Trainers course through the RIT OSHA Education Center in March.
Danielle Green, a court reporting and captioning instructor in the Alfred State Business Department and a freelance court reporter, contributed to the National Court Reporters Association’s (NCRA) recently released book “Court Reporter Survival Guide: School Success Stories.”
Melissa Holland, senior international admissions counselor at Alfred State, recently graduated from the 2014 NAFSA Academy for International Education.
Kent Johnson, associate professor and chair of the Automotive Trades Department, attended an Associated Equipment Distributors (AED) Summit to work on the AED accreditation initiative for the heavy equipment: truck and diesel technician curriculum.
Jack Jones, assistant professor in the Building Trades Department, traveled to the state of Washington to attend factory training on spray foam insulation in January.
Dr. Richard Kellogg, professor emeritus of psychology at Alfred State, is the author of an article appearing in a recent issue of “Paperback Parade,” a quarterly journal for readers and book collectors. The article is titled “The Galactic Adventures of Doc Smith.”
Dr. Matthew Lawrence, associate professor in the Mechanical and Electrical Engineering Technology Department, contributed a chapter to a text titled “A Guide to the Manufacture, Performance and Potential of Plastics in Agriculture.”
Todd Martin, instructor in the Automotive Trades Department, completed his Master of Education in career and technical education.
Dr. Rex Olson, assistant professor in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, presented at the eighth annual Conference for Humanistic Psychology in Chicago on March 27. The paper he presented is titled, “Knots and Shorelines: On the Necessity of Deconstruction for an Evidence Based Humanistic Psychotherapy.” Olson also published an article in a collection of essays titled “Imagining Psychological Life: Philosophical, Psychological, and Poetic Reflections.” His article is titled “Undermining Surfaces: Tracing the Psychological Significance of Arche in Archetypal Psychology.”
Joe Richardson, chair of the Building Trades Department, completed the OSHA 502 Update for Construction Industry Outreach Trainers course through the RIT OSHA Education Center in February.
Automotive Trades Professor Mike Ronan authored the sixth edition of “Today’s Technician: Manual Transmissions and Transaxles Shop Manual,” a two-volume set published by Cengage Publishing.
Laboratory Design published Assistant Professor Tabitha L. Sprau-Coulter's article “Modifying energy auditors’ behavior to align with facility owner’s needs.”
Cynthia Thorp, academic success coach for the Student Success Center, was selected to present at the 34th annual Conference on The First-Year Experience, held Feb. 7-10 in Dallas.
The Alfred State Marketing and Communications Office recently won a Gold MarCom Award for its Orientation Progression 2014 meme postcards and emails.