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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.

Watershed tour led by professor

Thu, 2012-10-11 16:51 -- rmatheson

The Massachusetts Archaeological Society (MAS) and the Taunton River Watershed Alliance sponsored an Archaeological paddle in the watershed. The canoe and kayak tour drew more than 40 participants and featured an in-depth look at the Taunton River and its tributaries. It was guided by Professor Curtiss Hoffman (anthropology), past president of MAS. Dr.

Photograph by professor exhibited

Thu, 2012-10-11 16:37 -- rmatheson

A photograph by Professor Ivana George (art) is being exhibited through Saturday at the Photographic Resource Center in Boston as part of its Benefit Auction Exhibition. (Details are here). The image, "Glacial Waters #4," was taken during a 2009-2010 trip to Peru, which was sponsored in part by CART (now CARS). The photograph was also featured in an exhibition at the Griffin Museum this summer.

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