This Month in Hofstra Horizons
Department of Engineering
Department of Journalism, Media Studies, and Public Relations
Department of Biology
Director, Center for Teaching and Scholarly Excellence
Department of English and Freshman Composition
Cover: Photo by Susan Drucker
HOFSTRA HORIZONS is published semiannually in the fall and spring by the Office for Research and Sponsored Programs, 144 Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York 11549-1440.
Each issue describes in lay language some of the many research and creative activities conducted at Hofstra. The conclusions and opinions expressed by the investigators and writers are their own and do not necessarily reflect University policy.
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Stuart Rabinowitz, J.D.
Herman A. Berliner, Ph.D.
Sofia Kakoulidis, M.B.A.
Wendy Becker, M.F.A.