The article “Embracing Student Voice and Agency in a Composition Curriculum” by Kristen Strom, coordinator of teacher education in the Educational Studies Department, was published in the blog Teachers, Profs, Parents: Writers Who Care.
Catherine Denial, Bright Professor of American History, has been named to the editorial board of the Western Historical Quarterly, an imprint from Oxford University Press.
Franco’s essay, “‘Where nothing is, but all things seem’: Simile and Negation,” was just published in Mentor & Muse: Essays from Poets to Poets. It was written in response to an email conversation and interview with Shannon K. Winston and was solicited by the editors of Mentor & Muse.
William Hope, associate professor of anthropology-sociology, discusses the rain garden installed at the HOPE Center on campus this spring on Yale Climate Connections. Students in the course Examining the Anthropocene planted a rain garden to control water runoff.
Cate Denial, Bright Professor of American History, was part of a panel at the American Historical Association annual meeting called “Teaching Students to Write History.”
Owen Muelder, director of the Galesburg Colony Underground Railroad Freedom Station at Knox College, will give a presentation at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library in Springfield at 5:30 p.m. on February 26. In “Path to Freedom: How the Abolitionist Movement Helped Establish the Underground Railroad,” Muelder will share his knowledge of how the Abolitionist Movement helped the Underground Railroad in becoming the first socially integrated movement in American history.
William Hope, associate professor of anthropology, presented the talk “Slow it, Spread it, Sink it: A Tale of Three Raingardens” at the 12th Annual Growing Sustainable Communities Conference in Dubuque, Iowa.
A chapter written by Cate Denial, Bright Professor of American History, titled “Ethics and the Practice of History,” was published in Handbook of Research Ethics and Scientific Integrity.
Associate Professor of Philosophy Brandon Polite’s paper “Shared Musical Experiences” was published in the most recent issue of the British Journal of Aesthetics.
Two poems by Cyn Kitchen Fitch, associate professor of English, “Incandescent” and “Morning Supplication,” were published in the November 2019 issue of Santa Barbara Literary Journal (Volume 4).