PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- Here is a roundup of newsmakers and their news in brief from Pace University:
Associate professor of criminal justice and security, Kimberly Collica-Cox , received the Volunteer of the Year Award from Metropolitan Correctional Center for the Parenting, Prison and Pups Program. Learn more about the program here.
Assistant professor of communication studies, Adam Klein, recently published a new book discussing internet hate culture. Entitled "Fanaticism, Racism and Rage Online," the book examines the rise of hate websites, faux-social networks and racist political blogs. The book can be purchased here.
Aaron Steiner , an assistant professor of biology, has been awarded a grant from the National Institutes of Health for his proposed study to develop new hearing loss therapies. As part of his study, he has been examining the hair cells of several non-mammalian vertebrates including zebra fish. To learn more, click here.
Professor of English, Mark Hussey , has received a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship, which he will use to work on his new book, “Clive Bell and the Making of Modernism.” For more information on his project, click here and scroll to the bottom of the page.