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  • February 19, 2004

    George Soule (English) gives lecture.

    George Soule, professor emeritus of English, gave a lecture titled "The Prelude and the French Revolution" at Wordsworth Winter School in Grasmere, Cumbria, U.K.

  • February 19, 2004

    Sally Southwick (corporate and foundation relations) wins book award.

    Sally Southwick, assistant director of corporate and foundation relations, received the Great Lakes American Studies Association book award for her manuscript titled "Building on a Borrowed Past: Place and Identity in Pipestone, Minnesota" that will be published by Ohio University Press and released in spring 2005.

  • February 19, 2004

    Nelson Christensen (physics) and Carl Ebeling '03 co-author LIGO paper.

    Nelson Christensen, associate professor of physics, and Carl Ebeling '03 are among the co-authors of a paper titled "Upper limits on the strength of periodic gravitational waves from PSR J1939+2134" published in Classical and Quantum Gravity.

  • February 19, 2004

    Four faculty members awarded tenure.

    Dean of the College Shelby Boardman announced that the Board of Trustees voted at its recent meeting to award tenure to Laura M. Chihara, associate professor of mathematics, Laurence David Cooper, assistant professor of political science, Alfred P. Montero, assistant professor of political science and Debby Rae Walser-Kuntz, assistant professor of biology.

  • Serena Zabin, assistant professor of history, has published a book titled The New York Conspiracy Trials of 1741: Daniel Horsmandens Journal of the Proceedings, with Related Documents as part of the The Bedford Series in History and Culture.
    February 19, 2004

    Serena Zabin (history) publishes book.

    Serena Zabin, assistant professor of history, has published a book titled "The New York Conspiracy Trials of 1741: Daniel Horsmanden's Journal of the Proceedings, with Related Documents" as part of the the Bedford Series in History and Culture.

  • Nancy Wilkie, the William H. Laird Professor of Classics, Anthropology, and the Liberal Arts
    February 19, 2004

    Nancy Wilkie (classics) chairs workshop on China at AIA.

    Nancy Wilkie, the William H. Laird Professor of Classics, Anthropology, and the Liberal Arts, organized and chaired a workshop on the Cultural Heritage of China at the recent Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America.

  • February 16, 2004

    Gregory Hewett (English) publishes poem.

    Gregory Hewett, assistant professor of English, will have a poem,"Thoughts on Rimbaud," in the upcoming issue of The North American Review.

  • February 9, 2004

    Richard Crouter (religion) moderates panel.

    Richard Crouter, professor emeritus of religious studies, moderated a panel on the politics of Ernst Troeltsch at the German Studies Association meeting, presented a paper titled "More Than Kindred Spirits: Kierkegaard and Schleiermacher on Repentance" at the Schleiermacher Kierkegaard Congress and responded to a panel on "Schleiermacher and Romanticism" at the American Academy of Religion.

  • February 4, 2004

    Gao Hong (music) featured in newspapers and radio.

    Gao Hong, performace activities coordinator in music, has been featured in articles in the Los Angeles Times, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, La Opinion, China Daily and China Press. She also has appeared as a guest soloist with the Pasadena Symphony, was featured in a broadcast live by Los Angeles NPR affiliate KCSN, and was the subject of a documentary for Voice of America’s Distinguished Chinese Musicians in America radio program which was produced in Washington, D.C. and broadcast worldwide.
  • Nancy Wilkie, the William H. Laird Professor of Classics, Anthropology, and the Liberal Arts
    February 3, 2004

    Nancy Wilkie (anthropology) chairs workshop.

    Nancy Wilkie, the William H. Laird Professor of Classics, Anthropology, and the Liberal Arts, organized and chaired a workshop on the Cultural Heritage of China at the recent Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America.

  • February 3, 2004

    Susannah Ottaway (history) publishes book.

    Susannah Ottaway, assistant professor of history, has published a book titled "The Decline of Life: Old Age in Eighteenth-Century England."
  • February 3, 2004

    Lauren Soth (art history) publishes article.

    Lauren Soth, professor of art history, has had an article on two drawings by van Gogh accepted by the journal Word & Image.  It will be his eighth publication on the artist. Another article, on a painting by Winslow Homer, has already been rejected by three journals.