- Wednesday, January 4, 2012
Beatrice McKenzie’s latest project focuses on one of the first women to enter the U.S. Foreign Service. Given that McKenzie herself spent part of her career in foreign service, it’s an area of particular interest to the assistant professor of history.
- Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Chris Johnson, professor of theatre arts (dance), is in the midst of re-staging her award-winning “Wreath of Memories.”
- Wednesday, December 14, 2011
Understanding the culture of everyday life in Russia is important to understanding Russian identity, says Associate Professor of Russian Olga Ogurtsova.
- Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Associate Professor of Classics Kosta Hadavas’ latest project seeks to expand the audience of the 500-year-old-plus Nuremberg Chronicle through digitization and translation.
- Friday, December 2, 2011
Studying the original manuscripts that developed mathematical ideas played a key role in Ralph C. Huffer Endowed Chair in Mathematics and Astronomy Ranjan Roy’s latest research.
- Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Doing research in a small Chinese village is what sparked one Beloit professor’s interest in rural education.
- Tuesday, November 15, 2011
They may not have just come back from a mock mission to Mars as a six man-crew did earlier this month, but Geology Professor Carl Mendelson’s students are also asking the same question: How feasible is a journey to Mars?
- Tuesday, November 8, 2011
From fluid dynamics to the physics of music, Professor Paul E. Stanley engages in a variety of research.
- Wednesday, November 2, 2011
Marion Fass, professor and chair of biology and co-chair of health and society, recently collaborated on a new book, Global Health Has No Borders, in the form of an online journal issue. Found on http://biologyinternational.org, it is designed to be a supplement to a typical biology textbook.
- Tuesday, October 25, 2011
The Lives of Machines: The Industrial Imaginary in Victorian Literature and Culture is Associate Professor and Chair of English Tamara Ketabgian’s first book. Published in March, the book examines mechanical ideas of feeling and community in 19th century Britain. The book explores how we as humans are - and historically have been - “letting off steam” and feeling “under pressure.”
- Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Some people make a point to exercise or eat right daily, but Rebecca Hazelton Stafford has set out to write a poem every day throughout the month of October as part of an activity with her friends.
- Wednesday, October 12, 2011
The work of Assistant Art Professor Scott Espesethis currently on exhibition in Brooklyn, N.Y.’s SUGAR gallery (http://sugarbushwick.com/home.html) as part of a series of both single and two-person shows His work currently on display includes drawings in both graphite and ballpoint pen.