Traveling Professor 2010


Immediate: January 14, 2010 Media Contact: Alicia Steger 516.572.9634 Email:  Nassau Community College Announces its 2010 Winter Traveling Professor Lecture Series

Garden City, N.Y. - The Nassau Community College Winter 2010 Traveling Professor Lecture Series has something for everyone. Explore the world through this unique and engaging travel series. From Florida to Mali, these diverse speakers from the Nassau Community College faculty will share their fascinating travel experiences and observations with the community.

Auschwitz 65 Years LaterBarry Fruchter, English and Jewish StudiesMonday, February 22 at 11:00 a.m.CCB, 252/253

 Dolphins as a Form of Therapy Janet Farrel-Leontiou, Communications Wednesday, February 24 at 12:30 p.m. CCB 252/253

The Art of Traveling:Creating Poetry from Travel ExperiencesChristina Rau, EnglishWednesday, February 24 at 11:00 a.m.CCB 252/253

 La Reunion-Culture and Biodiversity of a Small French Island in the Indian Ocean Christine Tuaillon, Biology Thursday, February 25 at 10:00 a.m. CCB 251

Remembering Mali:an African Peace Corps ExperienceAnne Kopstein, NursingMonday, March 1 at 9:30 a.m.CCB 251


All Traveling Professor programs are free and open to the public. The series is sponsored by the Nassau Community College Cultural Program. For further information, please call 516.572.7153 or go to

About Nassau Community College

Nassau Community College, a division of the State University of New York, is an institution where over 23,000 full- and part-time students and almost 15,000 continuing and professional students start and continue their successful journey through higher education. More than 65 fields of study are offered on a 225-acre campus located in the center of Long Island. As the largest single-campus two-year college in New York State, Nassau Community College maintains a national reputation for excellence.