Ted Gournelos, PhD, authored Popular Culture and the Future of Politics: Cultural Studies and the Tao of South Park, a book released last month by Lexington Books.
Soo-Jin Kwoun, PhD, has published an article titled, “An Examination of Cue Redundancy Theory in Cross-Cultural Decoding of Emotions in Music,” in the October issue of Journal of Music Therapy.
Mary Carol Parker, JD, will be inducted into the Bar Association of the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. in March 2010.
Clinical Biomechanics journal has accepted an article written by Michael Cibulka, DPT, assistant professor of physical therapy, along with Maryville physical therapy alumni Damon Meier ’07, Michelle Selsor ’07, Christopher Wheatley ’07 and Nathan Wilson ’07. The article is titled, “Symmetrical and Asymmetrical Hip Rotation and its Relationship to Hip Rotator Muscle Strength.”
John Lewington, PhD, associate dean of the John E. Simon School of Business, was elected vice-president of the Delta Mu Delta International Honor Society for business. He previously served the organization as a board member and a regional representative.
Mary Albrecht, PhD, gave a highly interactive presentation on “Optimism in Leadership” at the Delta Mu Delta Biennial Meeting held recently in St. Louis. According to Albrecht: “The session was full with many faculty and students from across America wishing to become “cock-eyed” optimists in this current economic environment.”