Power Couples

by

The Campus sat down with faculty couples this week to find out if they know each other as well as they know their subject matter.

/ faculty (2)

College Grants Tenure to Four

by

At the December 2013 Board of Trustees meeting, Professor of Philosophy Lorraine Besser-Jones, Professor of Economics Nicholas Muller, Professor of French William Poulin-Deltour, and Professor[...]

/ faculty (0)

Poll Seeks Info on Attendance

by

During the week of Nov. 18, prior to Thanksgiving break, the Faculty Council, in consultation with members of the administration, sent a survey to all[...]

/ faculty (0)

Spotlight on Engaged Learning

by

On Wednesday, Nov. 14, the Educational Affairs Committee (EAC) organized a panel on project-based and experiential learning at the College. Faculty members from an array[...]

/ faculty (0)

Staff Award Recipients Revealed

by

Four staff members at the College were honored with Staff Recognition Awards last week. This year’s award recipients were selected by the 2012 Staff Recognition[...]

/ faculty (0)

Professor Talks Greatness on Constitution Day

by

Does the Constitution make America a great nation? On Thursday, James W. Ceaser, professor of politics at the University of Virginia, made the case in[...]

/ faculty (0)

Five New Professors Join Science Staff

by

It can be intimidating to step into a professor’s office. With complex computer algorithms scribbled on black boards and overflowing shelves filled with worn books,[...]

/ faculty (0)

College Grants Tenure to Seven Faculty

by

The College awarded tenure to seven faculty members at the end of December, a decision which provides the opportunity to examine the thorough and complex[...]

/ faculty (0)

Forbes.com Fires Essig for Blog Post

by

Laurie Essig, associate professor of sociology and women’s and gender studies, was recently informed by Forbes.com that her blog position would be “sunsetted” as a result of a post she wrote regarding the Newtown, Conn. shootings on Dec. 17. In her last post, Essig confronted issues of masculinity and violence in the context of mass shootings. Shortly after being published, the post was removed from Forbes.com.

/ faculty (0)

McKibben Receives Honors for Activism

by

On Dec. 29, the Burlington Free Press named Bill McKibben, Schumann distinguished scholar at the College and Ripton resident, Vermonter of the Year for 2012.[...]

/ faculty (0)

Faculty Update Quorum Number

by

On Monday, Nov. 12, the College hosted its monthly faculty meeting in McCullough Social Space. Prior to the meeting concerns were high regarding attendance after[...]

/ faculty (0)

Science Departments Seek Three New Faculty

by

Both the neuroscience and biology departments are looking to add faculty members to start in the fall of 2013. The two departments are working together[...]

/ faculty (0)

Faculty Strive for Meeting Quorum

by

On Monday, Oct. 1, Associate Professor of Mathematics John Schmitt objected to the quorum that was called during the monthly faculty meetings. When the moderator[...]

/ faculty (0)

Astronomy Professor Reaches for the Stars

by

At 1:31 a.m. on Aug. 5, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) Mars Curiosity rover successfully landed on the surface of Mars after an[...]

/ faculty (0)

Eight Professors Receive Honor of Tenure

by

Eight members of the College faculty were granted tenure by the Board of Trustees at its meeting in July, following the recommendations made by President[...]

/ faculty (0)