News 2014

Hillard Publishes on Fairy Tales and the Victorians

English Professor Molly Clark Hillard published "Spellbound: The Fairy Tale and the Victorians," which explores the Victorian era's fascination with fairy tales.
Feb 12, 2014

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Helfgott Receives Top Rating for 4-Volume Criminal Psychology Set

Criminal Justice Chair Jacqueline Helfgott received the 2013 Outstanding Academic Title award from "Choice" for her 4-volume, 1600-page reference set, "Criminology Psychology."
Feb 6, 2014

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Cory Publishes Book on Aquinas

Philosophy Prof. Therese S. Cory published "Aquinas on Self-Knowledge," noting medieval thinkers were curious about the mind long before Descartes.
Jan 28, 2014

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Liberal Studies Recognized by International Honor Society

Liberal Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences has become the first and only bachelor's degree program on the West Coast to qualify for a chapter of the Alpha Iota Sigma honor society for interdisciplinary studies.
Jan 24, 2014

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Eight Receive Summer Research Fellowships

Associate Provost for Research and Graduate Education William J. Ehmann announced that eight Summer Faculty Fellowships were awarded to College of Arts and Sciences faculty.
Jan 9, 2014

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Derr Publishes on New Technologies for Research

Social Work Professor Amelia Seraphia Derr describes how emerging technologies can be used in research in her latest article.
Jan 9, 2014

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Hahn Publishes on History and Architecture in Asia

History Prof. Hazel Hahn co-edited and wrote a chapter in the book "Architecturalized Asia: Mapping a Continent through History," which bridges the disciplines of history and architecture.
Jan 8, 2014

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Fortier Receives Award for Evaluation of Census Process

Anthropology Professor Ted Fortier was part of a research team that received a 2013 Praxis Award for an ethnographic evaluation of the 2010 U.S. census process relating to hard-to-reach populations.
Jan 7, 2014

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Governor Appoints Dean Powers to Humanities Washington

Washington Governor Jay Inslee appointed Dean David Powers to the Board of Trustees of Humanities Washington. The organization works with community groups in every county in the state.
Jan 6, 2014

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Scholarships for Work and Study in Africa

Professor Saheed Adejumobi, director of Global African Studies, announced travel grants for students Joyce Keeley and Logan Peppin. Keeley is headed to northern Kenya, and Peppin is going to South Africa.
Jan 3, 2014

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