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Performance Newsletter - Volume 8, Issue 6

Awards or Recognitions

Bob Diotalevi, College of Professional Studies, Justice Studies , "Selected to serve on The Technology Committee", American Association for Paralegal Education (AAfPE) , February 7.

Book Publication

David Thomas, Ph.D., College of Professional Studies, Justice Studies , "Professionalism in Policing: An Introduction", Cengage Learning, Clifton Park, NY, pp. 384.

Professional Presentations

Patricia Coccoma, Ed.D.,LCSW, Belinda Bruster Ph.D., LCSW, College of Professional Studies, Social Work, "Mentoring for Success: A Service Learning Partnership with Independent Living Foster Care Youth in Southwest Florida and Undergraduate Social Work Students at Florida Gulf Coast University ", Mississippi Child Welfare Institute Conference, Jackson State University, Jackson, Mi., February 3-4.

Kris De Welde, Ph.D., College of Arts and Sciences, Social and Behavioral Sciences, "Academic Justice in an Era of Budget Cuts: Faculty Governance Concerns, Commitments and Crunching Numbers", Left Coast Feminisms: Reimagining Borders, Bodies, and the Law, Sociologists for Women in Society, Santa Barbara, CA, February 6.

Duane Dobbert, Ph.D, Justice Studies , "School Bus Drivers: The 1st Line of Defense Against Child Sexual Predators", Annual Winter Meeting, Northwest New York State School Districts, Buffalo, New York, January 25.

Elizabeth Elliott, Ph.D., College of Education, Undergraduate Studies , "Equipping Teachers for the 21st Century", National Association for Alternative Certification, National Association for Alternative Certification, Las Vegas, NV, January 26-30.

Shawn Felton, M Ed, Tim Desmarteau, College of Health Professions, Physical Therapy & Human Performance, "Hyperextended Knee In A Collegiate Football Quarterback", 3rd Biennial Athletic Training Educators' Conference, Southeast Athletic Trainers' Association, Atlanta, GA, February 4.

Jo Stecher, PhD in Nursing, College of Health Professions, Nursing, "Diagnostic Labs" Why Basic Labs Require Advanced Interpretation in Transplant Patients", Symposium for Advanced Transplant Professionals, North American Transplant Coordinator Organization, Fort lauderdale, Florida, January 15-17.

Jo Stecher, PhD in Nursing, College of Health Professions, Nursing, "Lunch and Learn: Get Started in Research", Symposium for Advanced Transplant Professionals, North American Trasnplant Coordinator Organization, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, January 15-17.


Bob Diotalevi, JD, College of Professional Studies, Justice Studies , "Online U (feature article interviewee)", Gulfshore Business Magazine, Monthly , pp. 22-25.

Walter Rodriguez, Ph.D., Steve Fiore, University of Central Florida, Kris De Welde, FGCU Social & Behavioral Sciences, Deborah Carstens, and Veton Z. K√ępuska Florida Institute of Technology , College of Business, Information Systems and Operations Management, "Ubiquitous Collaboration (uC) Learning: Connecting the Physical and Virtual Worlds", Ubiquitous Learning: An International Journal.