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University Marketing and Communications

University Marketing and Communications

Performance Newsletter - Volume 2, Issue 2

Awards or Recognitions

Audrea Anderson, M.A., Community Relations and Marketing, " Community Service Award", Florida Council 27-Senator Dave Aronberg, October 23.

Patty O'Grady, Ph.D., College of Education, Teacher Education, "President -Elect", Florida CEC Teacher Education Division, May 16.

Professional Presentations

James Brock, M.F.A. and Ph.D., College of Arts & Sciences, Humanities and Arts, "My Rio Bravo: A Poetry Reading", PCAS/ACAS Convention, Popular Culture Association in the South, Jacksonville, Florida, Florida, October 2-5.

James Brock, M.F.A. and Ph.D., College of Arts & Sciences, Humanities and Arts, "The Matthew Barney Suite: A Poetry Reading", Matthew Barney Exhibition, Boise Art Museum, Boise, Idaho, Idaho, September 25.

Terry Dubetz, Ph.D. (Chemistry), Dr. Jose Barreto, College of Arts & Sciences, Mathematics and Science, "Use of Student Leaders in Supplemental Instruction and as Instructors in Interactive Problem-Solving Classes in General Chemistry", 2003 Peer-Assisted Study Sessions Conference, Florida Gulf Coast University , Ft. Myers, FL, FL, October 24.

Elizabeth Elliott, Ph.D., Patricia Wachholtz, College of Education, Teacher Education, "FGCU: Teach for Florida", Florida Association of Teacher Educators, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, FL, October 2-5.

Elizabeth Elliott, Ph.D., Marci Greene, College of Education, Dean's Office, "Collaborative Classroom Communication & Conversation: The 4 Cs", A World of Colors, Florida Federation Council for Exceptional Children, Orlando, FL, FL, October 16-19.

Peg Gray-Vickrey, Karen Washburn, Hope Hospice, College of Health Professions, Nursing, "Compassionate Care for Life's Final Journey", Len Chappell Memorial Caregivers Conference: Hope, Help & Harmony, Alvin A. Dubin Alzheimer's Resource Center, Fort Myers, FL, FL, October 14.

Peg Gray-Vickrey, College of Health Professions, Nursing, "Pinpointing the Danger Signals of Elder Abuse: Challenges in Gerontological Nursing", National Gerontological Nursing Association Convention: Best Practices in Nursing Care of Older Adults, National Gerontological Nursing Association, Houston, TX, TX, October 8-12.

Craig Heller, PHd, College of Arts & Sciences, Dean's Office, "Service Learning as Civic Education", 2nd International Conference on Comparative Education, University of Sofia, Bulgaria, Sofia, Bulgaria, October 7-12.

Joseph Kakareka, PhD, Michael Fauerbach, Terry Dubetz, Jose Barreto, Aswani Volety, College of Arts & Sciences, Mathematics and Science, "Using Technology to Enhance Student Learning in Undergraduate Science (poster) ", AAC&U Technology, Learning, & Intellectual Development, Association of American Colleges & Universities, Cambridge, MA, MA, October 30-November 1.

Patty O'Grady, Ph.D., College of Education, Teacher Education, "Reading Comprehension: A Research Based Approach to Improving Comprehension in Children with Learning Disabilities", Florida Federation Council of Exceptional Children (FFCEC) Annual Conference, Council for Exceptional Children - Florida Federation, Orlando, Florida, Florida, October 14-18.

Richard Pegnetter, Ph.D., Dr. Hans Scheruhn from Hochschule Harz and Dr. Claus Rautenstrauch, form Otto-von-Guericke, University of Magdeburg, College of Business, Dean's Office, "Mutual Benefits in a German-American Teaching Triangle with SAP Software", SAP Conference, SAP, Basel, Switzerland, September 28-October 1.


James Brock, M.F.A. and Ph.D., College of Arts & Sciences, Humanities and Arts, "Wind Across the Everglades (1958)", 88: A Journal of Contemporary American Poetry, October 2003, pp. 117-120.

carl pacini, Ph.D., J.D., David Marlett and William Hillison, College of Business, Finance and Accounting, "The Market Impact of the Financial Services Modernization Act of 1999: Differences Between LIfe Insurers and Property-Liability Insurers", Journal of Insurance Issues, Quarterly 2003, pp. 69-92.

Janusz Zalewski, PhD, Wolfgang Halang, College of Business, Computer Information Systems and Decision Sciences, "Programming Languages for Use in Safety-Related Applications", Annual Reviews in Control, Vol. 27 Issue 1, pp. 39-45.