News and Kudos

April 2021

   April 14, 2021

Dear Colleagues,

As the semester begins to wind down, I have several kudos and reminders to share. I know this has been a challenging academic year, so I am hoping you have plans to rest, renew, and/or research over the summer. And I hope everyone has gotten or will get a COVID-19 vaccination. Some of you may have been planning to get the J and J vaccine through the University, but...

March 2021, No.2

   March 18, 2021

Dear Colleagues,

March 2021, No.1

   March 2, 2021

Dear Colleagues,

February 2021

   February 15, 2021

Dear Colleagues,

January 2021, No. 2

   January 28, 2021

Dear Colleagues,

I hope the start of Spring 2021 has gone well.  The semester seems to have gotten off to a busy start and will no doubt get busier in the days and weeks ahead.  I want to give you a few reminders and announcements before January gets away from us.

January 2021, No. 1

   January 18, 2021

Dear Colleagues,

Welcome back! We begin a new semester in what promises to be a momentous week, a week that begins with the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King. No doubt you are busy making last- minute adjustments to your courses, but I hope you are also taking time to reflect on the significance of Dr. King’s messages of hope and light for democracy and how they are needed now more...

November 2020

   November 23, 2020

Hi All,

I know this semester has been stressful and challenging, so perhaps some good news will be welcome. Below find information about some of the exciting things our faculty and students have been up to recently.
Best wishes,

JuliAnna Avila has an article, "#MultimediaResponse: ...

October 2020, No. 3

   October 26, 2020

On this week's SMGN, we have Chris Davis, one of our wonderful creative writing faculty members, and Austin Demeglio, one of our students, talking about the award-winning, nationally-recognized literary journal (housed in our department), Sanskrit.  I'm sure you'll enjoy this conversation with Chris and Austin as much as I did.


October 2020, No. 2

   October 6, 2020

Dear Colleagues,

It's time for some more good news. This week, we have a conversation with Meghan Barnes about her work with teacher education and some exciting news of her own.


October 2020, No. 1

   October 5, 2020

Dear Colleagues,

It's been a while, but here are some of the wonderful things our faculty have been up to of late. Kudos to you all!