Cal Biruk Presents Work
Associate Professor of Anthropology Cal Biruk presented at paper at the Society for Social Studies of Science annual meeting in Sydney, Australia and also presented work at the National Science Foundation-funded AfricaSTS pre-conference.
Sam Berrin Shonkoff Publishes
Visiting Assistant Professor Sam Berrin Shonkoff's edited volume on Martin Buber was published by Brill.
Ann Cooper Albright Performs
Professor of Dance Ann Cooper Albright performed as part of the opening plenary “provocation” panel at the Dance Studies Association conference in Valletta, Malta in July. The conference theme was “Contra: Dance and Conflict,” and the opening provocation was titled “Working It Out with The Flaming Bitches” in honor of her first feminist study group at Oberlin College in the early 1990s.
Ann Cooper Albright Publishes Essay
Professor of Dance Ann Cooper Albright published the essay “Touching History” in The Sentient Archive: Bodies, Performance, and Memory published by Wesleyan University Press.
Margaret Kamitsuka Presents
Associate Professor of Religion Margaret Kamitsuka presented at the Societas Ethica Conference in Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium.
Jillian Scudder's Book Reviewed in Publication
Assistant Professor of Physics Jillian Scudder’s book, Astroquizzical: A Curious Journey Through Our Cosmic Family Tree, was reviewed in the August edition of Physics World.
Cynthia Taylor Publishes in Conference Proceedings
Cynthia Taylor published a paper titled "Identifying Student Difficulties with Basic Data Structures" in the proceedings of the 2018 International Computer Education Research Conference (ICER) in Espoo, Finland, August 2018.
Greggor Mattson Presents
Associate Professor of Sociology Greggor Mattson presented two papers and was on one invited panel at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association (ASA) and the pre-conference of the ASA Section on Sexualities, August 9-14, 2018. His research papers covered his current book project on gay bars in the United States, including the fates of bars in small cities and those owned by or serving LGBT people of color. The panel was about how to share sociological insights with the general public via blogging and journalists.
Cal Biruk Awarded Grant
Associate Professor of Anthropology Cal Biruk was awarded an Engaged Anthropology grant from the Wenner Gren Foundation.
Evangeline M. Heiliger Presents
Visiting Assistant Professor of Gender and Global Public Health Evangeline M. Heiliger presented her research, “Cancer Femme as Biopossibility: Queer Feminist Science Studies, Transfeminisms, Audre Lorde, and Breast Cancer Surgery” at the National Women’s Studies Association Conference. She also presented “Polar Bears and Electric Plugs: Twenty-First Century Queer American Masculinities.” at the 26th Annual American Men’s Studies Conference. The theme of the conference was Bodies, Sexualities, Masculinities.