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  • Bob Bednar, associate professor and chair of communication studies, had an article titled “Roadside Shrines: A Search For Meaning” published in the March 31 Insight & Books section of The Austin American-Statesman. Read the story here.

  • Anwar Sounny-Slitine, instructor of environmental studies and GIS Lab Manager, has received a $10,500 Google education grant to install Google Earth Pro edition on 30 computers on campus that are used by students in GIS, Physics and other programs.

  • Helene Meyers, professor of English and McManis University Chair, published “Yentl, Me and 1983” in Lilith Blog. Read it here

  • Eric Selbin, professor of political science and University Scholar, reviewed Hal Brands’ book, Latin America’s Cold War, for the Bulletin of Latin American Research. Read the review here.

  • Michael Cooper, professor of music and holder of the Margarett Root Brown Chair in Fine Arts, published hisHistorical Dictionary of Romantic Music with The Scarecrow Press.

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