(Oct. 31, 2002, Gazette)
DR. TOM G. DANIELS, Grenfell College,
Thirty-Five Years of Microcounseling Research, published in A. Ivey &
M. Bradford-Ivey Intentional Interviewing and Counseling: An Interactive
CD-ROM. Pacific Grove, CA: Brooks/Cole.
DR. IVAN EMKE and BARB HUNT, Grenfell College, presented
an illustrated talk titled Attention Must be Paid: An Artist and a Sociologist
Consider Rituals of Remembrance" at the Social Context of Death,
Dying and Disposal conference in York, England, in September 2002. Dr.
Emke also published Why the Sad Face? Professionalization, Secularization
and the Changing Function of Funerals in Newfoundland, in Mortality, Volume
7, No. 3.
BARB HUNT, Visual Arts, Grenfell College, gave a presentation Sept.
8 at The Social Context of Death Dying and Disposal, sixth International
Conference, York University, England, titled Roadside Memorials in Newfoundland:
maintaining living links with the dead.
PIERRE N. LEBLANC, Visual Arts, Sir Wilfred Grenfell College, attended
via Web cam The Atlantic Cultural Space: A Conference on New Directions
in Heritage and the Arts (www.artsnb.ca/acsc/en/)
based at the Université de Moncton in May 2002. Dealing with an
idea of a space that has no boundaries, no fixed physical presence and
in constant flux, M. LeBlanc presented a piece titled Smallwood
and gave a talk on the role of the Internet in the diffusion of cultural
productions. Smallwood" can be seen at www.swgc.mun.ca/~pleblanc/smallwood.html.
ELIZABETH MILLER, English, has been invited to the University of
Victoria under their Lansdowne Visiting Lecturer program. While in Victoria
in late October, she delivered two major lectures on Dracula and visited
one class in the host department, Department of Germanic Studies. While
in B.C., Dr. Miller was also been invited to give guest lectures at UBC
and Simon Fraser.
DR. RONALD ROMPKEY, English, delivered a paper at a meeting of
the Société Française d'Histoire Maritime in Fécamp,
Normandy, on Oct. 11, entitled Sans moyen visible: les gardiens terreneuviens
et la pêche française.