Twenty-one University faculty members will serve as faculty fellows in first-year residence halls in 2017-18.
The faculty fellows program increases faculty-student engagement by promoting informal, regular interactions between students and faculty in the residence halls for first-year students. The program fosters exceptional faculty-student engagement and helps to educate the whole person through enriching the intellectual, cultural, and social lives of the first-year students.
Faculty Fellows work closely with first-year residents throughout the academic year, creating programs, hosting dinners and interacting with students in their assigned residence halls.
2017-18 faculty fellows:
Barbara Lentz, senior fellow (School of Law)
John Friedenberg (Theatre and Dance)
Jed Macosko (Physics)
Erica Still, senior fellow (English)
Michael Lamb (University Scholar)
Al Claiborne (Chemistry)
John Llewellyn, senior fellow (Communication)
Teresa Sanhueza (Spanish and Italian)
Sam Beck (School of Business)
Melissa Jenkins, senior fellow (English)
Eric Carlson (Physics)
Molly Knight (German and Russian)
Ananda Mitra, senior fellow (Communication)
Swati Basu (Physics)
Brian Calhoun (Counseling)
Mark Scholl, senior fellow (Counseling)
Darlene May (Spanish and Italian)
Bernadine Barnes (Art)
Ron Von Burg, senior fellow (Communication)
Alessandra Von Burg (Communication)
Paul Jones (Chemistry)
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During her recent leave, María Teresa Sanhueza, an associate professor of romance languages, was interviewed on the radio program “Aula de Letras” on the Radio Universidad de Concepción in Chile.
She talked extensively about her academic background and the project that brought her to Chile: A book-length manuscript on contemporary female playwrights from the Concepción region. The program is available on the web (click on Octoubre) »
She also presented a paper, “Stage directions on Saverio el cruel by Roberto Arlt,” at the VIII International Conference of Semiotics at the University of Bío-Bío in Chillán, Chile on Oct. 10. On the same day at the University of Bío-Bío, she presented her latest book: “Echoes and Trails of a Professor: Tribute to Mauricio Ostria González.” Sanhueza edited the book, which was funded by Wake Forest, The University of Concepción and The University of Antofagasta, and she also contributed an article: “The Feminine Subject: Image and Language in Chiloé, cielos cubiertos by María Asunción Requena.”
In addition, Sanhueza’s work on the Argentinean playwright Armando Discépolo was highlighted on the Argentinean Association of Research of Theater Studies (Asociación Argentina de Crítica e Investigación Teatral) website in “El rincón bibliográfico o la aventura de releer textos imprescindibles.” Read more here »
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The following faculty had writings published in November 2012:
Albrecht, Jane W. (Romance Languages). Stoicism, Seneca and Seventeenth-Century Spanish Tragedy. Scripta Humanistica. November 2012.
Hicks, Derek S. (Divinity). Reclaiming Spirit in the Black Faith Tradition. Palgrave Macmillan. November 2012.
Sanhueza, María-Teresa. (Romance Languages). Ecos y estelas de un maestro: Homenaje a Mauricio Ostria González. Editorial de la Universidad de Concepción. November 2012.
Smiler, Andrew P. (Psychology). Challenging Casanova: Beyond the Stereotype of the Promiscuous Young Male. Jossey-Bass. November 2012.
Sznajder, Mario, Luis Roniger, & Carlos Forment, Eds. (Politics & International Affairs). Shifting Frontiers of Citizenship: The Latin American Experience. Brill. November 2012.
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