The Ionian

Student leaders enhance their abilities, mindset during conference

Krystal Ortiz, News Editor
February 27, 2020

The Student Leadership and Diversity Conference, an event designed to enrich student leaders, took place in the Murphy Auditorium on Feb. 21. The conference was coordinated by Dr. Melissa Aponte, the director of the Office of Student Development. Aponte described the conference as a “collaborative effort.” Both the Division of Student Life and the Student Life Diversity Committee worked hand...

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Krystal Ortiz, News Editor
February 27, 2020

Iona has been hosting a series of focus groups geared towards students and faculty regarding the new rebranding of the college’s logo expected next year. Organizations should rebrand every three to five years, according to Vice President of College Marketing & Communications Mary Clare Reilley. “Rebranding is also an opportunity to re-examine not just what we use to visually represent ourselves, but really to ask ourselves some important questions: Who are we now? How do people know...

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Public speaking focus of Hynes workshop

Maureen DeGregorio, Social Media Manager
February 27, 2020

Dr. Jennifer Gerometta, the chair of the Speech Communications Studies department, presented  “Trust and Authenticity as Speakers and Listeners” to students in the Hynes Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation on Feb. 20. The event was open to all students but was geared toward students involved in the Innovation Challenge. Before beginning the presentation, Gerometta asked...

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