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Professors present on writing

Wed, 2012-10-17 09:50 -- rmatheson

Former Dean of College of Education and Allied Studies Anna Bradfield (now executive director of university initiatives), former Writing Across the Curriculum Coordinator Michelle Cox and Assistant WAC Coordinator Phyllis Gimbel, presented “In Response to the New Common Core State Standards: WAC/Secondary Education Collaborations” in Savannah, Ga., at the International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference. Attendees to the conference came from as far away as South Africa.

New chair of the board

Wed, 2012-10-17 09:48 -- rmatheson

Dr. Diana Jennings, director of Regional Outreach, was elected chairperson of the board of directors of The Southern New England Entrepreneurs Forum. The organization is dedicated to serving entrepreneurship and venture activity with programs that combine topical forums with networking opportunities. Learn more at www.sneef.org. Dr. Jennings is also a recent graduate of the Bryn Maw HERS Institute.

The Statehouse Experience

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Early one morning last month, a group of international students met at the commuter rail platform on campus. Jennifer Currie, staff assistant for the Dr. Edward W. Minnock Center for International Engagement, handed each a train schedule and a map of Boston.

“This is where we are going,” Ms. Currie told the students as she pointed to the small image of the Massachusetts Statehouse. The students were excited.

What's in the Water?

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Last month, 123 students in the General Ecology course set out on Bridgewater’s Carver Pond to conduct hands-on research. The annual field lab excursion saw students canoe into the local waters and take on the role of environmental protection researchers.

CJ professor provides insight

Fri, 2012-10-12 13:42 -- rmatheson

Professor Jo-Ann Della Giustina (criminal justice) participated in the Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety's conference, "Rethinking Reentry: A Massachusetts Imperative." The goal was to create tailored concrete strategies to support successful reentry of returning citizens after incarceration, and was held in anticipation of Gov. Deval Patrick's statewide Reentry Task Force. Dr.

'Combat to Campus' published

Fri, 2012-10-12 13:37 -- rmatheson

Professor Margaret Bellafiore (art) has published "Combat to Campus" in the September issue of Academe, a publication of the Association of University Professors. In the article, Professor Bellafiore recounts a sound installation she created using the voices of BSU student veterans. The installation took place at BSU and at Mobius, a Boston gallery. You can read the article here.

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