Faculty Publications Issue 1, Volume 2

Applegate M. D. & Bucci, C. (in press). “A Case Study of a Student’s Journey toward Thoughtful Response to Text.” Reading Writing Quarterly.

Berezovski, T. (2012). “Concept of Area: From Problem Solving to Proof.” 61st Annual Conference of the Pennsylvania Council of Teachers of Mathematics. Harrisburg, PA.

Bernt, F. M.  (in press).  Review of the Assessment of Spirituality and Religious Sentiments (ASPIRES) Scale.  In J. F. Carlson, K. F. Geisinger, & R. A. Spies (Eds.), The Nineteenth Mental Measurements Yearbook.  Buros.

Bernt, F. M. & Lavenburg, P. (2012).  “Training and supporting hospice volunteers: A regional survey.”  American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, 29 (5) 355-361.

Biggs El, C. (2012). “Spreading the indigenous gospel of rap music and spoken word poetry: Critical pedagogy in the public sphere as a stratagem of empowerment and critique.” The Western Journal of Black Studies, 36 (2), 161-168.

Borneman, A. M. (2012, February/March) “Critical partnerships: An opportunity to support Philadelphia area Catholic schools.”  Momentum, 24-25.

Clark, P., S.J, Ph.D., “Death With Dignity,” Lancaster Breakaway CME conference for the Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, November 2-4, 2012.

Clark, P., S.J., “Arsenic Water Filter Project,” Engineers Without Borders, USA Conference, University of Pennsylvania, November 17, 2012.

Cooperman, N., Patrick, K., & Sabbatino, E., D’Argenio, D. (2012). “Postsecondary options for autistic individuals.”  6th Annual Autism Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

Cooperman, N., & Sabbatino, E. (2012). “Transition Services Provided by Agencies to Facilitate the Transition to Post-School Environments for Students with Low Incidence Disabilities,”  TED Conference, 2012, Grand Rapids, MI.

Cunningham, P. “The Gift of Vatican II – How Catholics Relate to Other Christians and Other Religions,” College of Saint Elizabeth, conference on “Reclaiming and Celebrating Vatican II with a New Generation,” October 13, 2012.

Cunningham, P. “Why Vatican II Matters” (with James Caccamo, Millicent Feske, Katie Oxx), SJU Dept of Theology and Religious Studies panel, October 25, 2012.

Cunningham, P. “Behind the Scenes at Nostra Aetate” (with Judith Banki), Siena College, 28th Annual Kieval Colloquium, November 4, 2012.

Cunningham, P. “The Second Vatican Council, the Church, and Catholic Education Today,” Holy Child Network of Schools, Radnor, November 10, 2012.

Darlington, T. was hired as a consultant on artisan cheese for Cooking Light magazine over the summer. Her short feature on American artisan cheese will appear in the magazine’s anniversary issue this winter. Darlington pens a monthly column about local cheese for Grid Magazine and recently finished writing the Di Bruno Bros. Cheese Guide (Running Press, 2013) for Philadelphia’s largest and oldest cheese shop.

Feeney, J., S.J. “Exile on O’Connell Street: Review of James Joyce: A New Biography, by Gordon Bowker,” America, 207 (October 15, 2012): 36-39.

Firmender, J. M., Reis, S. M., & Sweeny, S. M. (in press). “Reading comprehension and fluency levels across diverse classrooms: The need for differentiated reading instruction and content.” Gifted Child Quarterly.

Firmender, J. M., Paul, K. A., Lewman, G., & Housand, B. H. (2012, November). “What do you get when you cross an iPad with a teacher of talented students?” Accepted for a Super Sunday Session at the annual National Association for Gifted Children Conference, Denver, CO.

Firmender, J. M. (2012, November). “Incorporating mathematical processes and practices in instruction for mathematically talented students.” Accepted session at the annual National Association for Gifted Children Conference, Denver, CO.

Firmender, J. M., Gavin, M. K., & Casa, T. M. (2012, November). “The impact of advanced math curriculum on kindergarten, first, and second-grade students.” Accepted for a research session at the annual National Association for Gifted Children Conference, Denver, CO.

Firmender, J. M., Gavin, M. K., Casa, T. M., & Adelson, J. L., (in press). “The impact of advanced geometry and measurement units on the achievement of grade 2 students.” Journal for Research in Mathematics Education.

Forster, B.M.  “Streak Plate: T Streak (Three Sector Streak).” 2012. In: The MicrobeLibrary American Society for Microbiology.

Forster, B.M., Lenahan, C.*, and M.K. Roth*.  “Bacterial Transformation.”  2012. In: The MicrobeLibrary, American Society for Microbiology.   * denotes undergraduate students

Gilman, O. “From ‘The Yemassee’ to ‘Stringer’ and on to ‘The Hurt Locker’:  America’s Forever Wars,” South Atlantic Modern Language Association Conference. Chapel Hill, North Carolina; November 8-11, 2012.

Grevera, G., Udupa, J.K., Souza, A., and Odhner, D., inventors.  Image slice segmentation using midpoints of contour anchor points.  United States patent US 8,270,696.

Habdas, P. “Particle dynamics in dense short-ranged attractive colloidal suspensions,” Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, September 13, 2012.

Habdas, P., “Density of vibrational modes in colloidal suspensions with short range attraction,” XIII International Conference on Non-Crystalline Solids, Yichang Three Gorges, China, September 17, 2012.

Habdas, P., “Particle dynamics in dense colloidal suspensions with attractive interactions,” Center for Soft Condensed Matter Physics and Interdisciplinary Research, Soochow University, Suzhou, China, September 24, 2012.

Habdas, P., “Dynamics of dense colloidal glasses with short-range attraction,” Department of Physics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, September 26, 2012.

Hage, E. “The Magazine as Readymade Commodity: New York Dada and the Transgression of Genre and Gender Boundaries,” The Journal of Modern Periodical Studies, vol. 3, no. 2 (December 2012).

Howard, Joy A. J. “Making Sense of the Pieces: Identity after the 1704 Deerfield Raid and Mohawk Captivity.”  Captivity Writing Unbound Interdisciplinary Conference (October 2012). The University of South Alabama, Mobile/Fairhope, Alabama.

Kong, A. & Gavelek, J. (2012). “Learning: A process of enculturation.” Encyclopedia of the Sciences of Learning, pp.2029-2032. N. M. Seel (Ed.), Springer Publications.

Kuykendall, S. (2012). Bullying: Health and medical issues today. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO Greenwood.

Lazar, A. recently presented a paper titled “The Five Dimensions of Social Equity Literacy Teaching” at Penn State’s Diverse Literacies Conference.  In December, she will present her research on social equity literacy pedagogy at Literacy Research Association’s annual conference in San Diego and at the National Association of Multicultural Education in Philadelphia.  Dr. Lazar’s article, “Addressing Structural Racism in Picture Books:  Advancing Teacher Development Through Critical Literacy,” was accepted for publication in the Journal of Reading Education.

Marsilio, M.S. “Catullus 36: Love and Literary Criticism,” Collection Latomus: Studies in Latin Literature and Roman History XVI, ed. Carl Deroux, 2012.

Marsilio, M.S. “Beggars” in Encyclopedia of Ancient History, ed. Roger Bagnall, Kai Brodersen, Craige Champion, Andrew Erskine, and Sabine Huebner. Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.

Miller, R. “Religion and the Civil War,” in Stephen J. Stein, ed., The Cambridge History of Religions in America (3 vols., New York and Cambridge, Eng.: Cambridge University Press, 2012), 2:203-221.

Miller, R. ed., Lincoln and Leadership: Military, Political, and Religious Decision Making (New York: Fordham University Press, 2012).

Miller, R. “Power and the Presidency,” First Presidential Lecture, LancasterHistory.org, Lancaster, PA, September 21, 2012.

Mindell, J. A., Du Mond, C., Tanenbaum, J. B., & Gunn, E. (2012). “Long-term impact of breastfeeding on sleep.” Children’s Health Care, 41, 190-203.

Mindell, J. A., Babu, M., Sekartini, R., Ruangdaraganon, N., Huynh, D. H., & Sadeh, A. (2012). “Effect of current breastfeeding on sleep patterns in infants from Asia-Pacific region.” Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 48, 669-674.

Mindell, J. A. (2012, December).  “Children’s sleep around the world.” Keynote address, International Pediatric Sleep Association meeting, Manchester, UK.

Mindell, J. A. (2012, November). “Behavioral insomnia of childhood: infant and toddler sleep disturbances.” Invited presentation at Sleep, Sleepiness, and Sleeplessness conference, Everett, WA.

Mindell, J. A., Leichman, E. S., Walters, R., & Bhullar, B. (2012, September). “An iPhone application for infant and toddler sleep: Characteristics and concerns of users.”  Poster presentation, at the Asia Pacific Congress of Pediatrics, Kuching, Malaysia.

Mindell, J. A., Leichman, E. S., Walters, R., & Bhullar, B. (2012, October). “An iPhone application for infant and toddler sleep: Characteristics and concerns of users.” Poster presentation, American Academy of Pediatrics, New Orleans, LA.

Mindell, J. A., Du Mond, C., Gunn, E. (2012, October). “Postpartum depression and sleep: Newborn period.” Poster presentation, annual meeting of the American Academy of Pediatrics, New Orleans, LA.

Mindell, J. A., Goh, D. Y. T., Sadeh, A., & Kwon, R. (2012, October). “Sleep in young children: A cross-cultural perspective.”  Poster presentation, annual meeting of the American Academy of Pediatrics, New Orleans, LA.

Mindell, J. A., Bartle, A., Ahn, Y., Ramamurthy, M. B., Huong, H. T., Koyhama, J. Li, A. M., Ruangdaraganon, N., Sekartini, R., Teng, A. Kwon, R., & Goh, D. Y. T. (2012, September). “Sleep education in pediatric residency programs.”  Poster presentation, Asia Pacific Congress of Pediatrics,” Kuching, Malaysia.

Mindell, J. A., Bartle, A., Ahn, Y., Ramamurthy, M. B., Koyhama, J. Li, A. M., Liu, X., Rivera, L., Ruangdaraganon, N., Teng, A., Zainudin, N. M., Kwon, R., & Goh, D. Y. T. (2012, September). “Sleep problems in school-aged children: A cross-cultural perspective.” Poster presentation, Asia Pacific Congress of Pediatrics, Kuching, Malaysia.

Mindell, J. A., Bartle, A., Ahn, Y., Ramamurthy, M. B., Koyhama, J. Li, A. M., Liu, X., Rivera, L., Ruangdaraganon, N., Teng, A., Zainudin, N. M., Kwon, R., & Goh, D. Y. T. (2012, September). “The impact of young children’s sleep on maternal sleep.” Poster presentation, Asia Pacific Congress of Pediatrics, Kuching, Malaysia.

Morgan, E., “The Accompanied Sonata and the Domestic Novel in Britain at the Turn of the Nineteenth Century.”  19th-Century Music, Vol. 36, No. 2 (Fall, 2012).

Nikoloutsos, K. will organize and chair a panel entitled “Classical Myth in Latin American Theater and Narrative” and will present a paper on the same panel entitled “Fashioning the Barbarian: Aeneas and the Birth of the Argentine Nation in Juan Cruz Varela’s Dido” at the annual meeting of the New England Council of Latin American Studies that will take place at Yale University on November 3, 2012.

Nilsson, N. L., & Gandy, S. E. (Eds.). (in press). Struggling readers can succeed: Targeted solutions based on complex views of real kids in classrooms and communities. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing.

Nilsson, N. L. (in press). “Changing preservice teachers’ deficit beliefs and attitudes toward the literacy abilities of Tamika and Susana.” In N. Nilsson and S. Gandy (Eds.), Struggling readers can succeed: Targeted solutions based on complex views of real kids in classrooms and communities. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing.

Nilsson, N. L. (In press). “Using informal reading inventories in research and practice.” Reading & Writing Quarterly [Special issue].

Nilsson, N. L. (In press). “The reliability of informal reading inventories: What has changed?” Reading & Writing Quarterly.

Oxx, K. “Communism, the Bible, and American Christianity.” In Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception Volume 5: Charisma to Czazkes, ed. Hans-Josef Klauck, Bernard McGinn, et. al. Berlin: DeGruyter Press, 2012.

Palestini, R.H. (in process). Humor and educational leadership: No laughing matter. Lanham, M.D.: Rowman & Littlefield Education.

Palestini, R.H. & Palestini, K.F. (2012). Law and American education: A case brief approach, 3rd edition. Lanham, M.D.: Rowman & Littlefield Education.

Palestini, R.H. (2012). Educational administration: Leading with mind and heart, 3rd edition.  Lanham, M.D.:Rowman & Littlefield Education.

Palestini, R.H. & Terosky, A.L. (in process) Feminist theory and educational leadership: Much ado about nothing? Lanham, M.D.: Rowman & Littlefield Education.

Pardo, C.,“Risk aversion and business cycles: An empirical analysis.” The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance (2012).

Parker, Jo. A. Review of The Fiction of Narrative: Essays on History, Literature, and Theory, by Hayden White, ed. Robert Doran. KronoScope: Journal for the Study of Time 12:2 (2012): 299-305.

Place, A. W., Ivory, G., & Acker-Hocevar M. (2012).  “Voices from the Field, Phase 3: Design and Method.”  In M. Acker-Hocevar, J. Ballenger, A. W. Place, & G. Ivory (Eds.), Snapshots of school leadership in the 21st century: Perils and promises of leading for social justice, school improvement, and democratic community (The UCEA Voices from the Field Project). Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing, Inc.

Slike, S., Luckner, J., & Johnson, H. (2012). “Helping students who are deaf or hard of hearing succeed.”  Teaching Exceptional Children, 44(4), 58-67.

Smith, S. and Buijs, U. “Rational homotopy type of the classifying space for fibrewise self-equivalences.” Forthcoming in Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society.

Terosky, A.L. (2012, August 24).  “Taking teaching seriously: Designing the academic career.” Keynote address presented at the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, Manhattan College, NY.

Terosky, A.L. & Leung, S.K. (forthcoming). “A case of responsibility: Preparing community-minded school leaders.” Scholar-Practitioner Quarterly.

Terosky, A. L., Wang, A., Berenato, C., & Rodríguez, E. (forthcoming) “Sitting in the director’s chair: One university’s response to media representations of education.” Scholar-Practitioner Quarterly.

Vacca, J. (In press). “The parenting process from the father’s perspective: Analysis of perceptions of fathers about raising their child with autism spectrum disorder.” Best Practices in Mental Health: An International Journal.

Warner-Maron, I. (2012). “Prevention of Re-Hospitalization in Older Adults.” Regional Aging Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

Warner-Maron, I. (2012). “Geriatric Sexuality Issues.” Regional Aging Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

Warner-Maron, I. (2012). “The Abandonment of Undocumented Immigrants in Health Care Facilities: Beyond EMTALA and ACA.” Pennsylvania Public Health Association Annual Fall Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.

Warner-Maron, I. (2012). “Caregiver Stress: A Community Health Issue.” Pennsylvania Public Health Association Annual Fall Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.

Wells, B. “Limited Liability: Carrying Guilt in Priestly Texts and Late Babylonian Temple Documents,” Annual meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature in Chicago, 18 November 2012.

Wells, B., Magdalene, R., and Wunsch, C. “The Grammar of the Neo-Babylonian Assertory Oath.” Journal of Near Eastern Studies, October 2012, pp. 275-284.