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SUNY Orange to host 25th Annual Beacon Conference, June 2, 2017

Congratulations to the SUNY Orange students who have been selected to present their research at the 25th annual Beacon Conference this Friday, June 2, at SUNY Orange. 

The papers submitted by these students were selected for presentation at the conference from a competitive field of over 160 submissions from students representing 18 community colleges across the northeast. 

The SUNY Orange student presenters, their presentation categories, and their mentors are:

Panel Presenters:

Nicholas Belsito - Allied Health/Nursing

  • Mentor:  Dr. Michele Iannuzzi Sucich

Sanjeev Reddy - Allied Health/Nursing

  • Mentor:  Dr. Michele Iannuzzi Sucich

Amanda Biavati - Biology

  • Mentors:  Professor Elaine Torda & Dr. Joseph Zurovchak

Wyatt Shakespeare - Business & Economics

  • Mentors:  Professor Elaine Torda & Dr. Russell Hammond

Ramsey Marte - Empirical Research/Natural Sciences

  • Mentors:  Professor Elaine Torda & Dr. Michele Paradies

Nathanael Linton - History

  • Mentors:  Professor Elaine Torda & Professor Michael McCoy

Carolyn Weller - Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Mentors:  Professor Elaine Torda & Dr. Heidi Weber

Sade Smalls - Social Justice

  • Mentors:  Professor Elaine Torda & Professor Dennis O'Loughlin

Paul Maitner - Sociology

  • Mentors:  Professor Elaine Torda & Professor Vincent Marasco

Kaitlyn Geer - Women's and Gender Studies/LGBT

  • Mentors:  Professor Elaine Torda & Professor Laura Morcone

Poster Presenters:

Christopher Vickery - Allied Health/Nursing

  • Mentors:  Professor Elaine Torda & Professor Mark Strunsky

Peyton Smith - Biology

  • Mentors:  Professor Elaine Torda & Dr. Jennifer Merriam

Anthony Lord - History

  • Mentors:  Professor Elaine Torda & Dr, William Stillman

Micaela Weinert - Sociology

  • Mentors:  Professor Elaine Torda & Dr. Cory Harris

Please show your support for these students by attending the conference, which will begin at 8:45 a.m. with a welcome by Dr. Young in RCSE 010.  Presentations will take place in the Rowley Center following the welcome address.  The event will conclude with an awards ceremony at 4 p.m. in the William and Helen Richards Theater.

Questions may be sent to Michele Iannuzzi Sucich at: michele.iannuzzisucich@sunyorange.edu.

For more information about the Beacon Conference, please visit the Beacon web page at:

http://beaconconference.org/

Event date, time and location.

Michele Iannuzzi Sucich
Academic Affairs
5/30/2017