Faculty Publications – May Issue

Caccamo, J. “Hear What I Say, Not What I Do? Material Practice and Social Context as Central Factors in the Consequences of Communication.” Paper presentation at Theology and Communications: In Dialogue conference, sponsored by the Pontifical Council on Social Communications in co-operation with the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. Santa Clara, CA. June 24, 2013.

Caccamo, J.“Let Me Put It Another Way: Communication Technology and the Shape of the Liturgy.” Liturgy 28, no. 3 (April 2013).

Caccamo, J.“You Are What You Tweet: Technology and Religious Ethics In An Age of Gadgets.” In Religious and Ethical Perspectives for the Twenty-First Century, ed. Paul O. Myhre. St. Mary, MN: Anselm Academic, 2013.

Caccamo, J. “Rewiring Virtue: The Christian Moral Life at the Dawn of a New Era.” In Children of a Better God: Technology and the Next Humanity. Ed. Darlene Fozard Weaver. Proceedings of the Villanova University Theology Institute, v. 40. Villanova, PA: Villanova U. Press, 2013.

Conway, T. (2013). “School mobility and education.” In J. Ainsworth (Ed.), Sociology of education: An a to z guide. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Conway, T. (2013). “Pennsylvania.” In J. Ainsworth (Ed.), Sociology of education: An a to z guide. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Coyne, T.  “Linked: Doonbeg and the Ocean Course at Kiawah.” Legends Magazine.  Vol. 24 (2013): 77-81.

Coyne, T.  (Host and Writer).  (2013). “Golfing Northern Ireland” [Television series episode]. Golfing the World, Boston, BCN Productions: NBC Sports Network.

Coyne, T.  (Host and Writer).  (2013). “Golfing the West of Ireland” [Television series episode]. Golfing the World, Boston, BCN Productions: NBC Sports Network.

Crispin, L.  “School Size and Student Achievement:  Does One Size Fit All?”  Invited Lecture, American University, January 30, 2013.

Crispin, L.  “Effects of Extracurricular Participation on the High School Dropout Decision by ‘At-Risk’ Status.”  Paper presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Economics Association, March 22- 24, 2013, Columbus, OH.

Cunningham, P. “Topics in Catholic-Jewish Relations as Pope Francis Begins His Pontificate.” American Jewish Committee, Philadelphia, PA, May 8, 2013.

Cunningham, P. “The State of the Question: A Catholic Theology of the Land in Relation to the Current Geopolitical Impasse.” Consultation of the National Council of Synagogues and the Bishops’ Committee on Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs, USCCB, New York, May 7, 2013.

Cunningham, P. Introductory Christian Comments for the Moot Beit Din, RAVSAK, The Jewish Community Day School Network, Philadelphia, PA, April 18, 2013.

Cunningham, P. “Response to John Connelly, ‘How the Catholic Church Overcame Its Own Theology and Discovered that God Loves the Jews,’” Boston College, April 7, 2013.

Cunningham, P.“Beginning Steps toward a New Catholic-Jewish Relationship,” guest presenter at course, “Religions and Peace in the Holy Land,” Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, NJ, March 27, 2013.

Cunningham, P. “The Election of Pope Francis: First Impressions,” panel presentation, Saint Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, PA, March 19, 2013.

Cunningham, P. “Monk, Priest, and Nun,” panel presentation (with Alain Elkann), University of Pennsylvania, March 22, 2013.

Cunningham, P. “The Vatican’s Strong Defense of the Jews” (with Eric Greenberg), Religion News Service, January 28, 2013.

Fukuoka, K.  “Memory, Nation, and National Commemoration of War Dead: A Study of Japanese Public Opinions on the Yasukuni Controversy.” Asian Politics & Policy 5(1): 27-49, 2013.

Feeney, J. “The Four Great Loves of Gerard Manley Hopkins,” Recours au Poeme: Poesies & Mondes poetiques, Sommaire 40/Issue 40/Sumario 40, Plouzane’, France, March 7, 2013, http://recoursaupoeme.fr  (accessed March 7, 2013).

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

Feeney, J. Review of To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918,  by Adam Hochschild, Journal for Peace and Justice Studies, 22 (2013), 109-111.

Feeney, J. “Who Was, Who Is, Gerard Manley Hopkins,” Address to the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities Honors Conference,  Saint Joseph’s University, February 16, 2013.

Feeney, J.“Hopkins Two (Different) ‘Windhover’ Poems: One, a Nature Poem, the Other, a Poem about Christ,”  The Hopkins Conference, Regis University, Denver, March 23, 2013.

Firmender, J. M., Reis, S. M., & Sweeny, S. M. (2013). “Reading comprehension and fluency levels across diverse classrooms: The need for differentiated reading instruction and content.” Gifted Child Quarterly, 57(1), 3-14.

Gavin, M. K., Casa, T. M., Adelson, J. L., & Firmender, J. M. (2013). “The impact of advanced geometry and measurement units on the achievement of grade 2 students.” Journal for Research in Mathematics Education, 44(3), 478-509.

Gavin, M. K., Casa, T. M., Firmender, J. M., & Carroll, S. R. (2013). “The impact of advanced geometry and measurement curriculum units on the mathematics achievement of first-grade students.” Gifted Child Quarterly, 57(2), 71-84.

Gilman, O.W. Jr.,  “Altered Identity:  The Nature of War.” College English Association Annual Conference, April 4-6, 2013 in Savannah, GA.

Gilman, O.W. Jr.,  “Teaching the Unteachable Text:  Getting Deep Inside Faulkner’s ‘Absalom, Absalom!'” “And Gladly Teach”–Literature Pedagogy Conference, April 20, 2013, University of Delaware, Wilmington, Delaware.

Grimes, K. I. “Madonna Eletta between Petrarch and Boccaccio,” Panel Presentation at the Northeast Modern Language Association Annual Convention, Boston, Massachusetts, March 22, 2013.

Grimes, K. I. “Petrarch and His Mothers: Eletta, Laura and Saint Monica,” Invited lecture, University of Wisconsin at Madison, April 6, 2013.

Grimes, K. I. “I giovani e la cultura d’oggi: esempi dal cinema contemporaneo,” Invited lecture, at Lingua e Cultura della Società Italiana d’Oggi: A Continuing Education Course for Teachers of Italian, Saint Joseph’s University, April 20, 2013.

Grimes, K. I. “Boccaccio and Petrarch’s Maternal Dialogue,” Panel Presentation at “Boccaccio at 700: Medieval Contexts and Global Intertexts,” State University of New York, Binghamton, New York, April 27, 2013.

Habdas, P. “Local elastic response of dense colloidal suspensions.” Seventh International Discussion Meeting on Relaxations in Complex Systems,  Barcelona, Spain, July 21 – 26, 2013.

Hoffman GA. 2013. “Treating Yourself as an Object: Self-Objectification and the Ethical Dimensions of Antidepressant Use.” Neuroethics 6(1): 165-78.

Hoffman GA.  “Extending the Extended Mind Thesis to Psychiatric Diagnosis and Treatment.” Lecture. Temple University Philosophy Department Colloquium, April 2013.

Hoffman GA.  Closing panel discussion moderator. Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour Annual Convention; Symposium on “Re-conceptualizing Mental ‘Illness,’” Exeter, United Kingdom, April 2013.

Hoffman GA.  “Author Meets Critic:  Cordelia Fine’s Delusions of Gender.” One of three invited critics. The American Philosophical Association Central Division 110th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, February 2013.

Howard, J. A. J.  “Spirit Possession Tales in Early America and Resisting the Urge to Engage in ‘Consciousness Raising.’”  The Society of Early Americanists’ Eighth Biennial Conference, March 2013, Savannah, Georgia.

Howard, J. A. J.   “Imagined constructions of community”: Continuing Scholarship on Jonathan Edwards. Session Organizer and Presider. The Society of Early Americanists’ Eighth Biennial Conference, March 2013, Savannah, Georgia

Howard, J. A. J.  “The Rural Believer in the 18th Century.’” Session Organizer and Presider. Conference of the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, April 2013, Cleveland, Ohio

Howard, J. A. J.  “Shaping Narrative: Julia A. J. Foote’s Theology of Holiness,”  in Nineteenth-Century American Women Write Religion: Lived Theologies and Literature, edited by Mary McCartin Wearn, Ashgate Press, in press.

McColgan, M.D., Kuykendall, S., Johnson, C.L., Davis, M., Dempsey, S. & Witherspoon, M. “Family Safe Zone: How One Kind Word Can Prevent Child Maltreatment.” Poster presented at National Association of Children’s Hospitals and Related Institutions, March 2013, Garden Grove, CA.  The poster was awarded the blue ribbon in the Child Advocacy Category.

Lazar, A.  “Degrees toward social justice teaching:  Examining the dispositions of three urban early-career teachers.”  The Urban Review (in press).

Lazar, A.  “What draws teachers to work in urban schools:  A study of teacher narratives.”  American Educational Research Association, San Francisco, CA (April 30, 2013).

Lockridge, T. “Accessibility as Professional Practice.” Computers and Writing conference, June 2013, Frostburg, MD.

Lockridge, T. “Collaboration and the Construction of Archives.” MediaCommons: A Digital Scholarly Network. Retrieved from http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/question/what-are-major-sociallegalprofessional-stakes-sharing-online/response/collaboration-and-con

Lockridge, T. (Associate Editor of) Ulman, H.L., DeWitt, S.L., & Selfe, C.L. (Eds.). (2013). Stories That Speak to Us. Logan, UT: Computers and Composition Digital Press/Utah State University Press. Retrieved from http://ccdigitalpress.org/stories

Lockridge, T., & Warnick, Q. “WordPress as LMS: A Beginner’s Guide to Creating Custom Course Websites.” Workshop presented at Computers and Writing conference, June 2013, Frostburg, MD.

Madges, W. “The Election of Pope Francis: First Impressions,” panel presentation, Saint Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, PA, March 19, 2013.

Madges, W. “The Imperative of the Catholic Middle.” The Irrepressible Energy of the Spirit: Vatican II and Beyond conference, Chestnut Hill College, April 14, 2013.

Paciorek, T. and McRobert, S.P. (2013). “Daily shoaling patterns in the zebrafish (Danio rerio).” Current Zoology. In Press.

Fingerut, J., Orbe, K., and McRobert, S.P. (2013). “Fluorescein Dye as a Tagging Agent for Drosophila Dispersal Studies.” Drosophila Information Service. In Press.

Kiesel, A.L. and McRobert, S.P. (2013). “Anxiety, aggression, and social behavior in zebrafish.” Advances in Zoological Research, Vol. 5. 41-64.

Miller, R. “The Civil War Sesquicentennial: The Election(s) of 1860,” Civil War Book Review, Winter 2013, 1-7.

Miller, R. “`The War Will Never End’: Memory and Meaning of the American Civil War,” The Civil War Sesquicentennial Lecture, College of Arts and Sciences, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, February 28, 2013.

Miller, R. “Finding Faith: Religion and the War,” The Future of Civil War History: Looking Beyond the 150th conference, Gettysburg College, March 16, 2013.

Mindell, J. A., Sadeh, A., Kwon, R., & Goh, D. Y. T. (2013). “Cross-cultural differences in preschool sleep.” BMC Research Notes, 6, 130-135.

Li, A. M., Sadeh, A., Au, C. T., Goh, D., Mindell, J. A. (2013). “Prevalence of habitual snoring and its correlates in young children across the Asia Pacific.”  Journal of Pediatrics and Child Health, 49, 153-159.

Mindell, J. A.  “Normal sleep across different ages: Cross-cultural comparison.” Invited presentation at the first annual Asia Pacific Pediatric Sleep Conference, Bangkok, Thailand, March 2013.

Mindell, J. A.  “My baby keeps waking up at night!” Invited presentation at the first annual Asia Pacific Pediatric Sleep Conference, Bangkok, Thailand, March 2013.

Mindell, J. A., Sadeh, A., Kwon, R., & Goh, D. Y. T.  “The impact of young children’s sleep on maternal sleep.” Annual Sleep meeting, Baltimore, MD, June 2013.

Zambrano, D. N., Mindell, J. A., Reyes, N. R., & Herring, S. J.  “It’s not all about the baby’s sleep: A qualitative study of factors influencing low-income mothers’ sleep quality.” Annual Sleep meeting, Baltimore, MD, June 2013.

Puzino, K., Moore, M., Guite, J., & Mindell, J. A.  “Presleep cognitive arousal in adolescents and young adults with chronic pain.” Poster presentation at the Annual Sleep meeting, Baltimore, MD, June 2013.

Park, G., & Mindell, J. A., & Guite, J.  “To sleep or feed?: Effect of sleep on decision to continue or discontinue breastfeeding.” Poster presentation at the Annual Sleep meeting, Baltimore, MD, June 2013.

Oxx, K. The Nativist Movement in America: Religious Conflict in the Nineteenth Century. New York: Routledge Press, 2013.

Palestini, R. (2013), Feminist Theory and Educational Leadership: Much Ado About Something! Landham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield Education.

Pardo, C. & Schott, W. “Health insurance selection in Chile: a cross-sectional and panel analysis.” Health Policy and Planning. April, 2013; doi: 10.1093/heapol/czt017.

Dr. Usha Rao and her undergraduate students co-presented a research poster entitled, “Industrial and agricultural pollutants in the Susquehanna watershed of Pennsylvania” at the 245th national meeting of the American Chemical Society in New Orleans, LA, in April 2013. The authors were Michelle Piotrowski (Chemistry, ’13), Megan Forman (Chemical Biology, ’14), Catherine Blithe (Biology, ’11, M.S. Education, ’12), Amy Dougher (Chemical Biology, ’15), Christopher Millet (Chemical Biology, ’13), Mike Montemarano (Chemical Biology, ’13), J. Scott Niezgoda (Chemistry, ’10) and Usha Rao.

Regis, R.G. and Shoemaker, C.A. 2013. “Combining radial basis function surrogates and dynamic coordinate search in high-dimensional expensive black-box optimization.”  Engineering Optimization  45(5):  529 – 555.

Felegie, S. &  Schwarz, C.    “Gimme a leg up! Scaffolding learning in online courses.”   Drexel University e-learning 3.0 Conference, Philadelphia, P.A, March 2013.

Sharma, S. (2013). Girls Behind Bars Reclaiming Education in Transformative Spaces. New York: Continuum Publishers Bloomsbury Group.

Sharma, S., Rahatzad, J. & Phillion, J. (2013). “How Preservice Teachers Engage in the Process of (De)Colonization: Findings from an International Field Experience in Honduras.” Interchange: A Quarterly Review of Education. DOI 10.1007/s10780-013-9182-2

Gale, E. & S. Slike. “A Few of our Favorite Apps Redux (Apps for Teachers of the Deaf/HH),”  39th Annual Conference of the Association of College Educators of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (ACE-DHH), (Slike presented virtually via Skype), February 22, 2013, Santa Fe, NM.

Smith, S. “Rational homotopy type of the classifying space for fibrewise self-equivalences.” Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society, 141, (2013) 2153–2167  with Urtzi Buijs.

Smith, S. “Open Problems in Rational Homotopy Theory,” Invited Lecture, Temple University, April 29, 2013.

Suzanne Sorkin’s composition, Toward the Other Shore for solo violin, was a prize winner in the KH Tan Composition Competition for Solo Violin Works.  This spring violinist Kia-Hui Tan performed Sorkin’s Toward the Other Shore at Ohio State University, University of Iowa Center for New Music, Denison University New Music Festival, and The College of Wooster.

Spinner, J. “How Young Can You Go: Age and the Personal Essay’s Limbo Pole.”  Associated Writing Programs annual conference.  Boston.  March 9, 2013.

Spinner, J. Review of Nuns Behaving Badly: Tales of Music, Magic, Art & Arson in the Convents of Italy, by Craig A. Monson. Journal of Medieval Religious Cultures 39.1 (2013):  100-6.

Spinner, J. “Here, There, and Everywhere.” Review of How to Live: Or a Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer, by Sarah Blakewell.  American Book Review. 33.2 (2012): 4-5.

Wells, B. “Divorce: Ancient Near East/Hebrew Bible.” In C.-L. Seow et al., eds., Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception, vol. 6, 989-992. New York/Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 2012.

White, D. participated in a Health Exchanges Panel at the 5th Annual Spring Institute, Saint Joseph’s University, April 10, 2013.