Posts tagged ‘Published’

Khalil Brim ’21 Publishes The Flower of the Valencia; Will hold a book signing at LVC in October

Khalil Brim ’21, writing under the pen name Khalil A, recently published The Flower of the Valencia, which is available on Amazon. The publisher notes, “This action-packed novel, at every turn of the page, beautifully explores trust and betrayal, friends and foes, life and death, and the overwhelming desire to know your heart when you barely know who you are to begin with.” Khalil will return to LVC in October, date and time to be determined, to speak, sign his novel, and participate in a Q&A with students and faculty.

Dr. Dolan’s Op-Ed Published by The Hill, Picked up by MSN and German Outlet

Dr. Chris J. Dolan, professor of political science, wrote an op-ed recently published by The Hill, “What Trump understood and Biden gets right about America’s new role in the world.” Dr. Dolan’s analysis, which noted the Great Recession and several other factors affecting America’s global influence, was picked up by several other outlets, including MSN and From Press in Germany.

Dr. Walker Co-Authors Paper in “Nutrients”

Dr. Alan Walker’s, assistant professor of exercise science, paper “Assessment of Sports Nutrition Knowledge, Dietary Practices, and Sources of Information in NCAA Division III Collegiate Athletics,” was published in the national journal “Nutrients.” Dr. Walker co-authored the article with colleagues from four other universities.

Dr. Pitonyak Co-Authors Physical Review D Article

Dr. Daniel Pitonyak, assistant professor of physics, co-authored “First analysis of world polarized DIS data with small-x helicity evolution” for the August issue of Physical Review D. The results will help in understanding how the spin of quarks and gluons contribute to the overall spin of the proton. Dr. Pitonyak’s co-authors are from The Ohio State University, New Mexico State University, and the Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility. The authors are members of the Jefferson Lab Angular Momentum Collaboration.

Dr. Murphy Co-authors National Journal Article

Dr. Joe Murphy, chair of athletic training, co-authored “Musculoskeletal practices for the preparticipation physical examination” in the BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation Journal. Murphy’s co-authors were Connor Corrente, a student at the Penn State College of Medicine, and Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center physicians Dr. Matthew Silvis, Dr. Robert Gallo, and Dr. Cayce Onks. 

Dr. Dolan’s Article Published in The Hill

Dr. Chris Dolan, professor of political science and director of the LVC Center for Political History, published “After the U.S. Withdrawal” in The Hill on August 10. Dr. Dolan wrote about the geopolitical implications of the U.S. exit from Afghanistan.

Dr. Wendt Presents and Publishes

Dr. Holly M. Wendt, associate professor of English, presented original fiction at the 2021 Sport Literature Association Conference and published “The Bolton Strid” in Shenandoah 70.2.

Dr. Veenhuizen Co-Authors Article in Crystal Growth and Design

Dr. Keith Veenhuizen, assistant professor of physics, is the third author on an article published in July 2021 in the journal Crystal Growth and Design. The article, “Polarization and Surface Effects on the Seed Orientation of Laser-Induced Sb2S3 crystals on Sb-S-I glass crystals on Sb-S-I glass,” is about using different fields (electric field polarization, temperature distribution, and light intensity distribution) to control the orientation of crystals formed on the glass surface with a laser.

Genna’s ’23 Op-Ed Published by PennLive

Ariana Genna ’23, political science and social justice & civic engagement, had an opinion piece, “Dismantling disinformation surrounding Black Lives Matter” published by PennLive this week. Genna, an Allwein Scholar, provided facts noting the “false narrative that BLM [Black Lives Matter] protests are violent and hateful has spread through disinformation.” She explores where this disinformation stems from and the importance of thinking and learning critically.

Dr. Josephson Interviewed, Published, and Awarded Fellowship

Dr. Kimberlee Josephson, associate dean of the Breen Center for Graduate Success and associate professor of business administration, was interviewed for a second time by the Consumer Choice Center and was awarded an adjunct research fellowship.

Dr. Josephson also published two pieces for the Foundation for Economic Education, Warren Buffet Just Snubbed the Social Responsibility Craze and A Brief History of Corporate Social Responsibility.