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NOTABLES

  • Assistant Professor of Religion Molly Hadley Jensen wrote an article, “Cultivating a Sense of Place in Religious Studies,” for the January issue of “Teaching Theology and Religion.”   

  • Professor of Sociology and University Scholar Edward L. Kain co-authored an article titled, “The Coordinated Curriculum: How Institutional Theory Can Be Used to Catalyze Revision of the Sociology Major,” with Stephen Sweet and Kevin McElrath of Ithaca College, which was published in the October 2014 issue of “Teaching Sociology.”

  • On Nov. 14, President Edward Burger will speak and participate in a panel discussion at a Texas STEM summit, “Harnessing Human Energy for STEM Success,” sponsored by Chevron. Only President Burger and two other academics - from Rice University and the Rochester Institute of Technology - were chosen to speak to this important topic.

  • This spring, Associate Professor of Math Fumiko Futamura gave two invited talks on “How to Mathematically Immerse Yourself in a Work of Art”—at Sam Houston State University and at the Infinite Horizons Lecture Series at Kennesaw State University.

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