Meg Estapa, assistant professor of geoscience, is on a joint mission with NASA and the National Science Foundation to go 3,300 feet below the surface of the ocean, otherwise known as the twilight zone.
Former Skidmore College basketball standout Aldin Medunjanin will be taking his talents to Germany this fall after signing a professional contract with MTV Herzoge in the Bundesliga Pro B in Wolfenbuttel.
The function of the Faculty Development Committee is:
to advise the Dean of the Faculty and Vice President for Academic Affairs on faculty
to initiate ideas for faculty growth and improvement, including programs to support
both scholarly and professional activity and the improvement of teaching;
to allocate such research funds as the Dean of the Faculty and Vice President for
Academic Affairs shall designate for committee decision;
to represent the faculty on the award of pre-tenure paid research and sabbatical leaves
and to make recommendations on such leaves to the Dean of the Faculty and Vice President
for Academic Affairs; and
to select the annual Edwin Moseley Faculty Research Lecturer, the recipient of the
Ralph A. Ciancio Award for Excellence in Teaching, and the Phyllis A. Roth Faculty
Distinguished Service Award.