This is an ongoing list of 2017 faculty publications that will be honored at the 2017 College Author Reception, in Musselman Library, March 2018.

To make sure your publications are included in this list for the reception as well as the Faculty Notebook, don't forget to submit this form for each 2016 publication.



Positive Aspects of Having Had Cancer: A Mixed-Methods Analysis of Responses from the American Cancer Society Study of Cancer Survivors-II (SCS-II), Gail Adorno, Ellen Lopez, Mary Ann Burg, Victoria Loerzel, Michael Killian, Amy B. Dailey, Joanne D. Iennaco, Cara Wallace, Dinghy Kristine B. Sharma, and Kevin Stein


How to Merge Courses via Skype™? Lessons from an International Blended Learning Project, Yasemin Akbaba and Filiz Başkan


Point-of-Care Testing for Toxoplasma Gondii IgG/IgM Using Toxoplasma ICT IgG-IgM Test with Sera from the United States and Implications for Developing Countries, Ian J. Begeman, Joseph Lykins, Ying Zhou, Bo Shiun Lai, Pauline Levinge, Kamal El Bissati, Kenneth Boyer, Shawn Withers, Fatima Clouser, A. Gwendolyn Noble, Peter Rabiah, Charles N. Swisher, Peter T. Heydemann, Depina G. Contopoulos-Ioannidis, Jose G. Montoya, Yvonne Maldonado, Raymund Ramirez, Cindy Press, Eileen Stillwaggon, François Peyron, and Rima McLeod

La Ciudadanía y los Movimientos Populares en la República Dominicana, Emelio R. Betances


From Hackensack to the White House: The Triumph and Travail of E. Frederic Morrow, Michael J. Birkner


Little Things That Count: A Call for Organizational Research on Microbusinesses, Alice M. Brawley and Cynthia L.S. Pury


Gendered Synthetic Love: Real Dolls and the Construction of Intimacy, Desirée Ciambrone, VoonChin Phua, and Erin N. Avery


Photoelastic Force Measurements in Granular Materials, Karen E. Daniels, Jonathan E. Kollmer, and James G. Puckett


Klein Four Actions on Graphs and Sets, Darren B. Glass


Self-Compassion, Self-Injury, and Pain, Wesley Ellen Gregory, Jillian V. Glazer, and Kathy R. Berenson

Mindfulness Reduces the Correspondence Bias, Timothy Hopthrow, Nic Hooper, Lynsey Mahmood, Brian P. Meier, and Ulrich W. Weger

Gettysburg and the Great War, S. Marianne Johnson and Ian A. Isherwood


Neutron-Unbound Excited States of 23N, M. Jones, T. Baumann, J. Brett, J. Bullaro, P. A. DeYoung, J.E. Finck, N. Frank, K. Hammerton, J. Hinnefeld, Z. Kohley, A. N. Kuchera, J. Pereira, A. Rabeh, J. K. Smith, A. Spyrou, Sharon L. Stephenson, K. Stiefel, M. Tuttle-Timm, R. G.T. Zegers, and M. Thoennessen


Afro-Caribbean Immigrant Faculty Experiences in the American Academy: Voices of an Invisible Black Population, Dave A. Louis, Keisha V. Thompson, Patriann Smith, Hakim Mohandas Amani Williams, and Juann Watson


The Sweet Life: The Effect of Mindful Chocolate Consumption on Mood, Brian P. Meier, Sabrina W. Noll, and Oluwatobi J. Molokwu

How the Criteria for Joining the European Union Affect Public Opinion: The Case of Equal Pay Between Women and Men in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Douglas D. Page

When Do Voters Support the European Union’s Involvement in Gay Rights?, Douglas D. Page


The Impact of Base Stacking on the Conformations and Electrostatics of Single-Stranded DNA, Alex Plumridge, Steve P. Meisburger, Kurt Andresen, and Lois Pollack


Congenital Toxoplasmosis in Austria: Prenatal Screening for Prevention is Cost-Saving, Andrea-Romana Prusa, David C. Kasper, Larry Sawers, Evelyn Walter, Michael Hayde, and Eileen Stillwaggon


Language Evaluation: Classical Arabic Approaches, Abdulkareem Said Ramadan


Comparative Postembryonic Skeletal Ontogeny in Two Sister Lineages of Old World Tree Frogs (Rhacophoridae: Taruga, Polypedates), Gayani Senevirathne, Ryan R. Kerney, and Madhava Meegaskumbura

A 'Wicked Commerce': Consent, Coercion, and Kidnapping in Aberdeen's Servant Trade, Timothy J. Shannon

Muslim Belonging in Hindu South Asia: Ambivalence and Difference in Nepali Public Discourses, Megan Adamson Sijapati

Effects of Cross-Fostering on Play and Anxiety in Juvenile Fischer 344 and Lewis Rats, Stephen M. Siviy, Samantha R. Eck, Lana S. McDowell, and Jennifer A. Soroka

Stewardship Responsibility of Pennsylvania Public and Private Lands for Songbird Conservation, Glenn E. Stauffer, David A. W. Miller, Andrew M. Wilson, Margaret C. Brittingham, and Daniel W. Brauning


Differential Uptake of Gold Nanoparticles by 2 Species of Tadpole, the Wood Frog (Lithobates Sylvaticus) and the Bullfrog (Lithobates Catesbeianus), Lucas B. Thompson, Gerardo L.F. Carfagno, Kurt Andresen, Andrea J. Sitton, Taylor B. Bury, Laura L. Lee, Kevin T. Lerner, and Peter P. Fong


Novel Bio-Logging Tool for Studying Fine-Scale Behaviors of Marine Turtles in Response to Sound, Reny B. Tyson, Wendy Dow Piniak, Camila Domit, David Mann, Michael Hall, Douglas P. Nowacek, and Mariana M. P. B. Fuentes


The Feasibility of Counting Songbirds Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Andrew M. Wilson, Janine M. Barr, and Megan E. Zagorski


Spatial Models to Account for Variation in Observer Effort in Bird Atlases, Andrew M. Wilson, Daniel W. Brauning, Caitlin Carey, and Robert S. Mulvihill


Eisenhower's Gettysburg Farm, Michael J. Birkner, Carol A. Hegeman, and Kevin Lavery

Researching Children and Youth: Methodological Issues, Strategies, and Innovations, Ingrid E. Castro, Melissa Swauger, and Brent D. Harger

Understanding Ignorance: The Surprising Impact of What We Don’t Know, Daniel R. DeNicola

Isn't That Clever: A Philosophical Account of Humor and Comedy, Steven Gimbel

Text in the Natural World: Topics of Evolutionary Theory of Literature, Laurence A. Gregorio

An Artist as Soldier: Seeking Refuge in Love and Art, Barbara S. Heisler


The Passion of the Infant Christ: Critical Edition, Caryll Houselander and Kerry S. Walters

Remembering the Great War: Writing and Publishing the Experiences of WWI, Ian A. Isherwood

Chrysanthemum, Chrysanthemum, Nadine S. Meyer

Yearning to Labor: Youth, Unemployment, and Social Destiny in Urban France, John P. Murphy

Gending Raré: Children's Songs and Games from Bali, Brent C. Talbot

Passing Illusions: Jewish Visibility in Weimar Germany, Kerry Wallach

Book Chapters


Peer Research Mentors at Gettysburg College: Transforming Student Library Jobs into High-Impact Learning Experiences, Clinton K. Baugess, Mallory R. Jallas, Meggan D. Smith, and Janelle Wertzberger

"Getting life-leased at all cost:" Marriage in Hardy's Late Short Stories, Suzanne J. Flynn


The IRB as Gatekeeper: Effects on Research with Children and Youth, Brent D. Harger and Melissa Quintela

A Double Dose of Death in Ignio Ugo Tarchetti's 'I fatali', Christina Petraglia

Mamma Roma e la patria sottoproletaria, Christina Petraglia

"Commitment to social justice is not enough; Love is not enough:" Helping New Social Studies Teachers Develop Content Knowledge for Teaching, Dave Powell

The Baubles of America: Object Lessons from the Eclectic Empire of Peter Williamson, Timothy J. Shannon

Golemo Gradište at Konjuh: A New City or a Relocated One?, Carolyn S. Snively


The Continued Importance of Research with Children and Youth: The “New” Sociology of Childhood 40 Years Later, Melissa Swauger, Ingrid E. Castro, and Brent D. Harger

Conference Proceedings


Model AI Assignments 2017, Todd W. Neller, Joshua Eckroth, Sravana Reddy, Joshua Ziegler, Jason Bindewald, Gilbert Peterson, Thomas Way, Paula Matuszek, Lillian Cassel, Mary-Angela Papalaskari, Carol Weiss, Ariel Anders, and Sertac Karaman

Creative Writing

La Belle Indifference, Kathryn Rhett


On Marie Curie and Me, Sharon L. Stephenson