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June 28, 2016
Olivia Haynes, '18
English major researches "Phantom of the Opera"
Olivia Haynes researched the impact of societal and historical changes on interpretations of Phantom of the Opera.
June 23, 2016
Megan Wing, '17
Environmental studies major conducts field research at Soapstone Prairie in Colorado
Junior conducts ecological fieldwork on the presence of bird species before bison are reintroduced to the Colorado prairie.
Journalism professor awarded Advising Excellence Award
Mike Spear’s dedication to students is recognized by the Academic Advising Resource Center.
June 21, 2016
Chris Sullivan, 18
Sophomore explores rhetoric surrounding Planned Parenthood
Rhetoric and communications studies and PPEL major researches religious implications in recent debates over Planned Parenthood.
Faith Logan, 18
Sophomore explores body image portrayals through advertising
Sophomore researches the media’s role in body image.
Katherine Simmons, '16
History major researches at Mount Vernon and Monticello
Senior explores changing interpretation of slavery at two presidential estates.
Arsalan Adil, '18
Sophomore makes a personal connection between his studies and his hometown
Physics major Arsalan Adil, ’18, tested soil from his hometown of Karachi, Pakistan for radioactivity.
May 18, 2016
Disaster, Memory, and Popular Culture
Living-learning course takes an interdisciplinary look at disasters and memory
Sophomore Scholars in Residence course explores how we remember disasters, and how pop culture influences those memories.
May 13, 2016
Luka Klimaviciute, '16
Senior will work to help refugee integration in her home country, Lithuania
Senior international studies major Luka Klimaviciute, ’16, received a $10,000 Davis Projects for Peace Grant.