Iona in the News

1/8/2018

January 2018

1/6/18 - WTNH - Ch. 8 - ABC (Connecticut) - Good Morning Connecticut
Warrell A. Hauck, Ph.D., '82 MBA, appeared on program to discuss emotional intelligence

1/5/18 - The Firday Times - The five rivers’ famous son
Jeanne Zaino, Ph.D., Professor of Political Science, published piece

1/3/18 - NYC Campus News - Meet Tyler, Taylor Swift’s No. 1 fan
Alumnus Tyler Conroy '14 mentioned


December 2017

12/16/17 - NY Post - What it took for St. John’s and Iona to finally play again
Men's basketball's contest vs. St. John's previewed

12/16/17 - Elon University - Elon Law graduates first class to complete 2.5-year program
Alumnus Amy Wert '15, an English major, earns law degree from Elon in 2.5 years

12/14/17 - Sputnik International - Moore's Alabama Senate Defeat Could Be Political Death of Trump - Analyst
Dr. Zaino interviewed

12/14/17 - Awful Announcing - WFAN names Mike Francesa’s studio after him during guest-packed penultimate show
Men's basketball head coach Tim Cluess among star-studded guest list on penultimate Mike Francesa Show

12/13/17 - WNYW - Ch. 5 - Fox (New York) - Fox 5 News at 6
Dr. Zaino appearance

12/6/17 - Gibbons Law - Patrick Dunican named a Trustee of the Independent College Fund of New Jersey
Alumnus Patrick C. Dunican Jr., mentioned

12/5/17 - Answer the Call (Youtube) - James Dowdell's Speech and First Responder Legacy Recognition
Alumnus James Dowdell's speech at Answer the Call Legacy Recognition

12/4/17 - News12 Westchester - Beyond Rx? CVS Health-Aetna deal may mean more services
Paul Savage, Health Care Management program director and senior clinical lecturer, interviewed

12/3/17 - NY Post - Iona’s ‘heart and soul’ knows season rests on his shoulders
Rickey McGill '19, men's basketball featured

12/1/17 - PR Log - Angela Ciminello honored by Mount Vernon Heights Congregational Church & Marquis's Who's Who
Alumna Angela Ciminello '96 honored


November 2017

11/30/17 - Found in Yonkers - Symphony of Westchester - December 17 - New Rochelle
Concert at Iona College mentioned

11/24/17 - Irish Central - Why young people are joining the Ancient Order of Hibernians
Newly founded chapter at Iona College mentioned

11/21/17 - WNYM - 970 AM - The Joe Piscopo Morning
Dr. Zaino appearance

11/21/17 - Found in Yonkers - Symphony of Westchester Annual Young Artist Competition Deadline December 1
Event on campus mentioned

11/20/17 - Tricia Bruce Blog - Catholicism and the Common Good
Teresa Delgado, Ph.D., associate professor and chair of religious studies mentioned

11/20/17 - News12 Westchester - New Rochelle Parade Recap
Iona College student participation mentioned

11/17/17 - Business Insider - Cerecor Announces Leadership Changes
Alumnus Robert C. Moscato Jr. '01 mentioned

11/16/17 - Club Industry - Out with the Old in with the Hot Health-Forward Franchising Trends
Alumnus Joseph Luongo '84, executive chairman of WellBiz Brands, mentioned

11/14/17 - Westchester/Fairfield Business Journal - Iona and Pace drive Wrap for a Cause donor campaigns for veterans
Veterans initiatives mentioned

11/13/17 - City Biz List - Tompkins Mahopac Bank Adds Team Members
Alumnus Steven M. Alfano '83 mentioned

11/12/17 - City & State New York - Witch Hunt: The Thin Line Between Justice And Politics
Dr. Zaino quoted

11/11/17 - WOR - 770 AM - The WOR Saturday Morning Show
Dr. Zaino appearance

11/9/17 - Westchester/Fairfield Business Journal - Panel addresses transitioning Indian Point’s 950 workers to other jobs
Panel held at Iona College mentioned

11/9/17 - WGCH - 1490 AM - The News Center with Tony Savino
Dr. Zaino appearance

11/8/17 - CBS New York - Executive-Elect Latimer Looks Toward Future For Westchester County
Dr. Zaino quoted

11/7/17 - WCBS - 880 AM - Election Coverage
Dr. Zaino appearance

11/7/17 - NY Journal News - Politico: Westchester county exec race one of 15 to watch
Westchester County Executive debate at Iona College on October 24, mentioned

11/7/17 - WNYM - 970 AM - The Joe Piscopo Morning
Dr. Zaino appearance

11/6/17 - NY Journal News - Election Day: What you need to know to vote
Dr. Zaino appearance

11/6/17 - NY Journal News - Here's who Hillary Clinton, Andrew Cuomo and Willie Colon backed for Westchester executive
Westchester County Executive debate at Iona College on October 24, mentioned

11/4/17 - Greenwich Time - Norwalk Election Candidate Profile: Harry Rilling
Alumnus Harry W. Rilling '89 mentioned

11/3/17 - NY Journal News - Astorino-Latimer campaigns react to dead-heat poll
Westchester County Executive debate at Iona College on October 24, mentioned

11/1/17 - NY Journal News - Lohud and RNN to release poll on Westchester County executive race Thursday online
Westchester County Executive debate at Iona College on October 24, mentioned


October 2017

10/31/17 - Pasadena Now - It's a Starry Starry Night at the Rose When Don McLean Performs on Saturday
Alumnus Don McLean '68 mentioned

10/30/17 - WNYM - 970 AM - The Joe Piscopo Morning
Dr. Zaino appearance

10/30/17 - NY Journal News - Iona College conference: Natural gas to fill Indian Point power loss gap
Event on campus mentioned

10/29/17 - Fox News - Fox and Friends Sunday
Dr. Zaino appearance

10/28/17 - Irish Voice - Ancient Order of the Hibernians launches new division in New Rochelle
Iona students mentioned

10/27/17 - NY Journal News - Iona College receives $120K grant for women's studies
Sunghee Lee, Ph.D. professor and chair of chemistry, CBL program director at Iona College, grant mentioned

10/26/17 - PR Newswire (other hits around the country) - James P. Liddy Named Chairman Of KPMG's Global Financial Services Practice
Alumnus James P. Liddy '81 mentioned

10/26/17 - Yahoo! News via The Independent - Democrats lead Trump's Republicans by 15 points in Fox News poll
Dr. Zaino quoted

10/25/17 - Club Industry - WellBiz Brands Appoints Executive Director after Departure of Jeff Jervik
Alumnus Joseph Luongo '84 mentioned

10/25/17 - NY Journal News - 5 takeaways from the Westchester County executive debate
Recap of Westchester County Executive debate

10/25/17 - NY Journal News - Video: Westchester County executive candidates debate
Recap of Westchester County Executive debate

10/25/17 - Headline News - Attacks on Trump get personal
Dr. Zaino appearance

10/24/17 - News 12 Westchester - Westchester County Executive Debate
Preview of debate held at Iona College on Oct. 24, all day

10/24/17 - NY Journal News - Astorino, Latimer come ready to fight at second debate
Recap of Westchester County Executive debate

10/24/17 - New Rochelle Daily Voice - Astorino, Latimer Trade Barbs At Raucous Westchester County Exec Debate
Recap of Westchester County Executive debate

10/23/17 - News 12 Westchester - Men's Basketball vs. Army Exhibition
Charity contest on Oct. 24 promoted on evening broadcasts

10/21/17 - News 12 Bronx - Clothing store gives back to the disabled
Alumnus J.C. Polonia's '17 entrepreneurial and charitable enterprise featured (interview by Anthony Carlo '15)

10/20/17 - Medical Health News - Iona Prep Announces Honorees for President's Dinner Centennial Gala
Alumnu Alfred F. Kelly '80 and wife Margaret to be honored

10/20/17 - The Chattanoogan - UTC Civil War Press Symposium Celebrates 25th Meeting Nov. 2-4
Jack Breslin, Ph.D., associate professor of Mass Communication, mentioned

10/20/17 - Business Council of Westchester - Iona College Launches Start-Up Incubator
Ribbon-cutting event spotlighted

10/19/17 - Westchester/Fairfield Business Journal - Iona College launches incubator at new entrepreneurship institute
Ribbon-cutting event spotlighted

10/16/17 - US Conference of Catholic Bishops - Pope Accepts Retirement Of Auxiliary Bishop Of Newark
Alumnus Bishop John W. Flesey '74MA mentioned

10/15/17 - Chronicle of Higher Education - Colleges With the Highest Student Mobility Rates
Iona ranked 30th among four-year private non-profit institutions

10/13/17 - NY Journal News - Astorino outspends Latimer in county executive race
Westchester County Executive debate at Iona College on October 24, mentioned

10/12/17 - NY Journal News - Video: How to see Oct. 24 Westchester County exec debate
Westchester County Executive debate at Iona College on October 24, mentioned

10/12/17 - NY Journal News - Astorino vs. Latimer: Iona debate set for Oct. 24
Westchester County Executive debate at Iona College on October 24, mentioned

10/11/17 - New Rochelle Daily Voice - Astorino, Latimer Spar At Heated Westchester County Exec Debate
Westchester County Executive debate at Iona College on October 24, mentioned

10/10/17 - New Rochelle Daily Voice - Astorino, Latimer Holding Three Debates, Three Forums
Westchester County Executive debate at Iona College on October 24, mentioned

10/10/17 - News12 Westchester - Astorino, Latimer Debate
Westchester County Executive debate at Iona College on October 24, mentioned

10/10/17 - NY Journal News - Westchester County executive candidates clash in first debate
Westchester County Executive debate at Iona College on October 24, mentioned

10/9/17 - NY Journal News - Astorino, Latimer to meet in first of three debates
Westchester County Executive debate at Iona College on October 24, mentioned

10/5/17 - NYTimes Crossword - New York Times Crossword Answers - October 5, 2017
Iona the answer to 14 Across, "The Gaels of the N.C.A.A.

10/5/17 - Inside Press - Distinguished Lecturer Suzanne Brown-Fleming at Kristallnacht Commemoration
November lecture at Iona College mentioned

10/4/17 - New Canaan Advertiser - Nine new faculty, staff join Country School
Alumnus Rebecca Comizio '13 mentioned

10/2/17 - PR Newswire - Cetero Research Grows Senior Management Team
Alumnus Michael C. Fillios '90 mentioned

10/2/17 - WNYM - 970 AM - The Joe Piscopo Morning
Dr. Zaino appearance

10/1/17 - Associated Press via CBS News - Ex-Rep. Grimm eyeing Congress comeback
Dr. Zaino quoted


September 2017

9/29/17 - Christian Science Monitor - With NFL controversy, did media play into Trump's 'distraction tactics'?
Dr. Zaino quoted

9/28/17 - PR Newswire - Nycomed US Inc. Names Brian A. Markison as Chief Executive Officer
Brian A. Markison '82 mentioned

9/27/17 - Yahoo! News via The Independent - Roy Moore's Alabama victory was the revenge of Steve Bannon
Dr. Zaino quoted

9/21/17 - Patch.com - New Canaan Resident Named To Board Of Westchester Institute for Human Development
Alumnus Anne C. Gilmartin '72 mentioned

9/21/17 - Chicago Business Journal - Clear Channel Outdoor names new regional president for Midwest
Alumnus Paul A. Corvino '79 mentioned

9/20/17 - Al Jazeera English - UNGA: What is Donald Trump's message to the world?
Dr. Zaino appearance

9/20/17 - TapInto.net - North Salem Police Officer Retires After 32 Years
Alumnus Joseph V. Olenik '94 mentioned

9/19/17 - Los Angeles Review of Books - This Is Not a Novel: Reality and Realism in Nicole Krauss’s “Forest Dark”
Anna E. Clark, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of English authored review

9/18/17 - Milford Mirror - Lacerenza named Catholic School Administrator of the Year
Alumnus Frank P. Lacerenza '75 mentioned

9/18/17 - WNYM - 970 AM - The Joe Piscopo Morning
Dr. Zaino appearance

9/18/17 - Modern Healthcare - NYC Health & Hospitals shakes up leadership at Coney Island hospital
Alumnus William Brown '75MBA mentioned

9/14/17 - Han Network: Arts & Leisure - This Weekend: Art, artisans, antiques, comics….
Bernstein and Friends concert to be held at Iona College

9/13/17 - PR Newswire - Phonak Sponsors D.J. Demers' 'Here to Hear' Nationwide Comedy Tour in October
Comedian to perform at Iona on Oct. 26 and raise awareness for hearing technology

9/12/17 - Patch.com - Hudson Valley’s Best Colleges For 2018: U.S. News & World Report
Iona ranking mentioned

9/11/17 - Patch.com - New Canaan Country School Welcomes New Faculty And Staff
Alumnus Rebecca Comizio '13 mentioned

9/7/17 - ICGaels.com - Maureen Murphy Leading Collaboration Between Student-Athlete & SGA
Lacrosse player Maureen Murphy '19 spotlighted

9/5/17 - Journal News - NY Archdiocese Auxiliary Bishop steps down from post
Alumnus Fr. Gerald T. Walsh mentioned

9/1/17 - Newsday - Union membership on LI still below pre-recession level
Bhaswati Sengupta, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Economics, quoted.


August 2017

8/31/17 - TapInto.net - A Conversation with County Clerk Tim Idoni
Alumnus Timothy C. Idoni '77 mentioned

8/31/17 - Yahoo! News via The Independent - Robert Mueller and New York Attorney General 'team up on Manafort probe', stopping Trump from pardoning him
Dr. Zaino quoted

8/30/17 - Yahoo! News via The Telegraph - Donald Trump launches tax overhaul plan with promise of cuts for middle class and end of loopholes
Dr. Zaino quoted

8/30/17 - Patch.com - St. Mary School's Principal Receives Top Archdiocese Honor
Alumnus Frank P. Lacerenza '75 mentioned

8/28/17 - Westchester Senior Voice - Lifelong Learning In Westchester
Learning in Retirement at Iona College tops list of senior programming

8/28/17 - NASDAQ.com - Meredith has Paid Dividend for 70 Consecutive Years
Alumnus Thomas H. Harty '92 MBA mentioned

8/28/17 - WNYM - 970 AM - The Joe Piscopo Morning
Dr. Zaino appearance

8/23/17 - Westchester/Fairfield Business Journal - Iona to host lecture on entrepreneurship and innovation
Lecture by Christoph Winkler, Ph.D., program director for the new Hynes Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, mentioned

8/23/17 - Han Network: Arts & Leisure - Sound Of Music: Concerts, Summer Series, Recitals, Etc.
Bernstein and Friends concert to be held at Iona College

8/21/17 - Fox News - Happening Now
Dr. Zaino appearance

8/21/17 - WCBS-AM (880 AM) - Solar Eclipse Viewing Event Live Report
Robert Novak, CFC, Ph.D., chair of Iona’s Physics Department interviewed by John Metaxas, adjunct professor of Mass Communication

8/21/17 - Al Jazeera English - Inside Story - Will Donald Trump last through his first full term as US president?
Dr. Zaino appearance

8/21/17 - News 12 Westchester - President Trump unveils Afghanistan strategy
Dr. Zaino interviewed

8/17/17 - The Real Deal - Real estate remains largely silent on Trump’s Charlottesville stance, even as Big Business slams him
Dr. Zaino quoted

8/15/17 - Southampton Press - McLoughlin Brings Fresh Perspective To Southampton Village Planning Commission
Alumnus Joseph McLoughlin '13 mentioned

8/14/17 - Broadway World - Two Shakespearean Comedies Set for The Acting Company's 2017-18 Season
Iona College performance mentioned

8/13/17 - WTNH - Ch. 8 (Connecticut) - Good Morning Connecticut
Alumnus Warrell A. Hauck '82 MBA appearance

8/12/17 - ICGaels.com - Christian Foti Earns Gold At USLA National Lifeguard Championships
Christian Foti '18 medals at national lifeguard championships (also covered by Swimming World Magazine)

8/11/17 - Politico - Not a pothole in sight: de Blasio’s road to a second term
Dr. Zaino quoted

8/11/17 - PR Newswire - Meredith Board Of Directors Elects Tom Harty President And COO
Alumnus Thomas H. Harty '92 MBA mentioned

8/10/17 - Patch.com - STAC Announces New Director of Development
Alumnus Linda LoRe '85 mentioned

8/9/17 - WNYM - 970 AM - The Joe Piscopo Morning
Dr. Zaino appearance

8/7/17 - The Armenian Weekley - NAASR and the Knights of Vartan Award Grants to Scholars
George Bournoutian, professor of history received grant issued by the Knights of Vartan Fund for Armenian Studies

8/4/17 - Chronicle of Higher Education - Appointments, Resignations, etc.
William Lamb, Ph.D. began tenure August 1

8/2/17 - Atlanta City Biz List - Dr. Nadine C. Wheat Added to National University Leadership Team
Alumnae mentioned in story

8/2/17 - USA Rugby - Collegiate Academic Honor Roll Announced For The 2016-17 Season
Six Iona students earned national distinction

8/2/17 - Journal News - New driving program 'wraps' cars for charities
Iona partners with Country Bank in support of JDRF

8/2/17 - Broadway World - New Rochelle Opera Presents Bernstein And Friends
Murphy Auditorium to host program on September 17


July 2017

7/31/17 - Albany Times Union - Four area colleges get $1.7M to prevent high school dropouts
Iona among list of schools to receive state grant

7/28/17 - PRWeb (outlets across nation) - EY Announces New Leadership Promotions in San Diego
Alumnus Graeme Reid '03 mentioned

7/28/17 - Catholic Spirit - Giving Voice network connects women religious for community, activism
Giving Voice's 2017 National Gathering hosted by Iona College

7/27/17 - Greenwich Sentinel - Life of Mickey Mantle is Topic of RMA Meeting
Alumnus Tom Molito '66, author of Mickey Mantle: Inside and Outside the Lines to host talk August 2

7/26/17 - The National (UAE) - How US attorney general and staunch Trump supporter fell from favour
Dr. Zaino quoted

7/25/17 - Westchester Magazine - William Lamb Named Dean of Iona College School of Business
New Business School leader announcement

7/21/17 - Catholic Standard - Giving Voice network connects women religious for community, activism
Giving Voice's 2017 National Gathering hosted by Iona College

7/21/17 - Aletia.org (blog) - Why one religious professor is scared to death of ‘Night of the Living Dead’
Kim Paffenroth, Ph.D., professor of Religious Studies, interviewed

7/20/17 - N6A Youtube - CEO Matt Rizzetta on Dose of Leadership Podcast
Alum Matt Rizzetta '05 featured on podcast

7/19/17 - Catholic New York - Young Sisters Bond in Faith, Friendship At National Gathering
Giving Voice's 2017 National Gathering hosted by Iona College

7/17/17 - The National (UAE) - Is this the first move towards ousting Donald Trump?
Dr. Zaino quoted

7/14/17 - Monster.com - How We Built a Company Culture that Puts People First
Alum Matt Rizzetta '05 featured in story

7/12/17 - Killmeade & Friends - National Radio Program
Dr. Zaino's Fox News segment mentioned

7/11/17 - Fox News - Fox News Specialists
Dr. Zaino appearance

7/11/17 - Politico - De Blasio faces Germany trip backlash
Dr. Zaino quoted

7/10/17 - Small Business Advocate - Why endow a university entrepreneurial program
Christoph Winkler, Ph.D., program director for the new Hynes Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, and Glenn Horine. '84, '91MBA, director & adjunct professor Sports, Entertainment, and Media Business interviewed

7/10/17 - SeattlePI.com - Interview: George R. Hopkins, Author of 'Unholy Retribution'
George Hopkins '62 interviewed about his book

7/7/17 - Public Now - Nearly $1.7M For Invasive Species Rapid Response And Control
Iona's biology department and Incised Fumewort study mentioned

7/6/17 - ABC News/Associated Press - Trump's Poland visit a study in breaking norms
Dr. Zaino quoted

7/6/17 - Journal News - Bronx DA continues to investigate Mount Vernon cops involved in February shoot-up
Paul O'Connell, Ph.D., Professor of Criminal Justice quoted

7/5/17 - Inside Philanthropy - Surging Demand, New Donors: Behind Campus Gifts for Entrepreneurship
Coverage of Hynes Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation announcement

7/4/17 - Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Leonard Korir wins AJC Peachtree Road Race Elite Men’s Division
2012 Iona graduate and NCAA champion wins his first Peachtree, an nationally renowned annual road race.

7/3/17 - Governing.com - Andrew Cuomo Is One of the Most Progressive Governors. (So Why Don't Liberals Like Him?)
Dr. Zaino quoted

7/2/17 - Fox News - Fox and Friends
Dr. Zaino appearance