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.
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.”
Associate Professor of Communication Studies Bob Bednar’s article, titled “Placing Affect: Remembering Strangers at Roadside Crash Shrines” was published in the book “Affective Landscapes in Literature, Art and Everyday Life: Memory, Place and the Senses.” (Ashgate Press, 2015).
Stephen Marble, associate professor of education and Michael Kamen, professor of education, presented at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland, on Oct. 30.