Here are some of our most recent awards, activities and achievements:
Luis Leon, professor of religious studies, was awarded a $25,000 grant for his project, "Testify: Mapping Conversion Narratives among Latino Pentecostal Men" from The Louisville Institute.
Thomas Nail, associate professor of philosophy, published an article in Aeon, "We are entering a new epoch: the century of the migrant."
Martin Kuuskmann, Lamont School of Music basoon faculty member, has been nominated for a 2017 Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Classical Composition.
M. Roger Holland, Lamont School of Music teaching assistant professor and director of DU's Spirituals Project, was recognized by the Archdiocese of New York's Office of Black Ministry for his consistent commitment to mentoring diverse college student leaders through the ministry's Pierre Toussaint Scholarship Fund.
Billy J. Stratton, associate professor of English, has been named Special Advisor on Native American Community Partnerships and Programs by Chancellor Rebecca Chopp.
Kateri McRae, associate professor of psychology, was awarded the National Science Foundation CAREER Award for her research on the effects of process facilitation on emotion regulation.
Thomas Nail, associate professor of philosophy, was recently proclaimed the winner of the Eleventh Annual "Symposium" Book Award for his book, The Figure of the Migrant, by the Canadian Society for Continental Philosophy.
Andrea Stanton, assistant professor in religious studies, was awarded an American Academy of Religion Regional Development Grant to organize and host a conference on Islamic studies-related research and teaching in the Rocky Mountains/Great Plains region.
Susan Schulten, professor of history, has been awarded a Public Scholar Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities to support books designed to bring the humanities to the general audience. This will allow her time to complete her current project, American History Through 100 Maps.
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