Dr. Lucy Barbera ’09 (GSLC, PhD) launched the Trauma-Informed Creative Art Therapy Certificate Program, a new program sponsored by the University of Albany’s School of Social Welfare for Licensed Social Workers and Mental Health Professionals.
Jesse Caney, a student in the MS in Environmental Studies, Conservation Biology concentration, and MassWildlife, the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife, were featured in Wareham Week for tagging two nestling baby bald eagles by placing colored bands on their ankles to track, study and test them from infancy to adulthood for ecotoxins and contaminants in their blood and feathers. During the banding process, Caney drew the eagles’ blood for testing. Caney’s graduate thesis is a first on the East Coast focusing on the presence of harmful manmade chemicals in eagle blood. You can read the complete article here.