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People In and Around Fordham


William F. Baker, Ph.D., GSE,
the Claudio Acquaviva Chair, S.J., and Journalist-in-Residence, spoke about his  book, Every Leader is an Artist: Mastering the Skills of Visionary Leadership (McGraw Hill, 2012), at the 2013-2014 Town Hall of Cleveland Lecture Series on Oct. 7.

Kevin Cahill, M.D., ADM,
professor, and director of The Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs, was presented the “Gold Medal of Honor” by the American Irish Historical Society, 1974–2013 at the Society’s One Hundred and Sixteenth Annual Dinner on Nov. 7.

Charles C. Camosy, Ph.D., A&S,
assistant professor of theology, published a book, For Love of Animals: Christian Ethics, Consistent Action (Franciscan Media, 2013).

George Demacopoulos, Ph.D., A&S,
professor of theology, presented “Colonized Desire: Demetrios Chomatenos’s Proscriptions Against Sacramental Co-Mingling” at the 39th annual Byzantine Studies Conference at Yale University in November.

Thomas E. DeJulio, ADM, and Rosemary DeJulio, Ph.D., ADM,
were honored by the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement at the Platinum 20th Anniversary Sharing Hope Celebration Dinner, held Oct. 11 in New York.

John Feerick, LAW
former dean of Fordham University Law School and executive director of the Feerick Center for Social Justice and Dispute Resolution, was honored with a lifetime achievement award by the National Law Journal at the journal’s 125th Anniversary Dinner, held Nov. 4 in New York.

Bradford E. Hinze, Ph.D., A&S,
Karl Rahner Chair in Theology, published “Talking Back, Acting Up: Wrestling with Spirits in Social Bodies,” in Interdisciplinary and Religio-Cultural Discourses on a Spirit-Filled World: Loosing the Spirits (MacMillan, 2013).

Chris GoGwilt, Ph.D., A&S,
professor of English, spoke at Book Culture in Manhattan on Speaking of Music: Addressing the Sonorous (Fordham University Press, 2013) on Nov. 4.

James Hennessy, Ph.D., GSE,
dean of the Graduate School of Education, published a chapter, “Academic Achievement in Catholic and Public Schools: Another Reason We Need Catholic Schools,” in Quod Iustum Est Et Aequum (Archdiocese of Poznan, 2013).

Beth Knobel, Ph.D., A&S,
assistant professor of communication and media studies, lectured about contemporary journalism, her research on watchdog reporting, and journalistic ethics at LeMoyne College in Syracuse on Oct. 17 and 18.

Kim Dana Kupperman, A&S,
writer-in-residence, was recognized for her essay, “Tell Me How Long the Train’s Been Gone,” as one of the “Notable Essays of 2012” in Best American Essays 2013.

James A. Lothian, Ph.D., BUS,
Toppeta Chair in Global Financial Markets and director of the Frank J. Petrilli Center for Research in International Finance, published “I Discovered the Peso Problem: Irving Fisher and the UIP Puzzle” in the Journal of International Money and Finance in November.

Mary Beth Morrissey, Ph.D., ADM,
faculty director of Post-Masters Health Care Management Certificate Program in Public Health at PCS and fellow at Global Healthcare Innovation Management Center, was honored by the Pace Women’s Justice Center on Oct. 13.

Molly Ness Hill, Ph.D., GSE,
associate professor of Childhood Education, published “Unpark Those Questions” in Educational Leadership.

Patrick J. Ryan, S.J., A&S,
The Laurence J. McGinley Professor of Religion and Society, gave a lecture, “On Pilgrimage: Journeys with Judah Halevi, Ignatius Loyola, and Malcolm X,” at Loyola University Chicago on Oct. 17.

Travis L. Russ, Ph.D., BUS,
associate professor of communication, published “Assessing the Impact of a Business Communication Simulation on Students’ Self-Perceptions” in Communication Quarterly.

Asif Siddiqi, Ph.D., A&S,
professor of history, has a visiting professorship as the Charles A. Lindbergh Chair in Aerospace History National Air & Space Museum Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C.

Elizabeth Stone, Ph.D., A&S,
professor of English, was recognized for her essay, “Husband Emeritus,” as one of the “Notable Essays of 2012” in Best American Essays 2013.

Tiffany Yip, Ph.D., A&S,
associate professor of psychology, was elected a fellow of the Division of Developmental Psychology of the American Psychological Association. She was also appointed associate editor of two journals, Cultural Diversity and Ethic Minority Psychology and the Asian American Journal of Psychology.

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