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HUMANITIES
Rian Brown

RIAN BROWN
Assistant Professor,
Art Studio
"Southern California as a Futuristic Landscape "

Photo: Erik Inglis

ERIK INGLIS,
Assistant Professor,
Art
"A Fitting Tribute at Ground Zero"

 
Sheila Jager  

SHEILA MIYOSHI JAGER
Luce Assistant Professor,
East Asian Studies
"Viewing the Past through the Lenses of History and Memory"

Susan Kane  

SUSAN KANE
Associate Professor,
Art History
"Excavating in Italy: Unearthing an Ancient Sanctuary "

 
Yakubu Saaka/Leonard Podis

YAKUBU SAAKA
Professor and Chair,
African American Studies
LEONARD PODIS
Professor and Chair,
Rhetoric and Composition
"Ongoing Dialogues in African Literature "

 

 

NATURAL SCIENCES
Lynne Bianchi  

LYNNE BIANCHI
Associate Professor,
Neuroscience
"Today's Research May Restore Hearing Tomorrow"

Yolanda Cruz  

YOLANDA CRUZ
Professor,
Biology
"The Fetus as a Foreign Object"

Matthew Elrod

MATTHEW ELROD
Assistant Professor,
Chemistry
"Breathing Easier: Chemistry Professor Studies Ways to Lower Air Pollution "

Mary Garvin

MARY GARVIN
Assistant Professor,
Biology
"Mosquitoes and the Changing Landscape of Northern Ohio "

John Scofield

JOHN SCOFIELD
Associate Professor,
Physics and Astronomy
"An Energy-Monitoring System for Stanford University's Leslie Shao-ming Sun Field Station"

Bruce Simonson

BRUCE SIMONSON
Professor,
Geology
"When Asteriods Attack"

SOCIAL SCIENCES
Marc Blecher

MARC BLECHER
Professor,
Politics and East Asian Studies
"Why China's Workers are Losing Their World "

William Friedman

WILLIAM FRIEDMAN
Professor,
Psychology
"Constructing the Past and the Future: How Children Understand Time "

Kathryn Janda

KATY JANDA
Assistant Professor,
Environmental Studies
"Sustainable Living Requires a Revolution in Both Building Design and Cultural Practice"

Gary Kornblith

GARY KORNBLITH
Professor,
History
"Thoughtful Citizenship in the Information Age "

Photo: Wendy Kozol  

WENDY KOZOL
Associate Professor,
Gender and Women's Studies
"Watching the Bombs Fall: An Analysis of Media Coverage of the Second Gulf War"

Steven Volk  

STEVEN VOLK
Professor,
History
"Seeking Justice in Chile: A Personal History "

    
   
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