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Jul 1, 2008

Politics, Religion, and Electric Guitars

Jason Bivins looks at conservative Christian groups in his book Religion of Fear, focusing on how elements within that movement have utilized fear to advance their political goals. 

Apr 29, 2008

2008 Faculty Awards

CHASS faculty awards were presented on April 29, 2008. CHASS Nominee for UNC Board of Governors’ Teaching Award Professor of Sociology Maxine Atkinson was the CHASS nominee for the UNC Board of Governors’ Teaching Award. This university award, coordinated by the Office of the Provost, is the most prestigious award given to faculty for teaching… 

Apr 7, 2008

Making Peace Possible is Focus for NC State Carnegie Scholars Fellow

The peaceful resolution of religious conflicts is crucial to addressing political and military conflict around the world. North Carolina State University’s Dr. Anna Bigelow has been awarded a $99,500 fellowship by the Carnegie Scholars Program to advance research and discussion of what makes peace possible. Bigelow, an assistant professor of religious studies at NC State, will… 

Apr 1, 2008

CHASS Student of the Month – April 2008

Kelsi Vadnais, April 2008 CHASS Student of the Month. 

Mar 1, 2008

CHASS Student of the Month – March 2008

Michelle Casper, March 2008 CHASS Student of the Month 

Feb 1, 2008

CHASS Student of the Month – February 2008

Jonathan Mehta, February 2008 CHASS Student of the Month. 

Dec 1, 2007

CHASS Student of the Month – December 2007

Stephanie Kennerley, December 2007 CHASS Student of the Month. 

May 1, 2007

2007 Faculty Awards

CHASS faculty awards were presented on May 1, 2007. Professor of Psychology Rupert Nacoste was the CHASS nominee for the UNC Board of Governors’ Teaching Award. This university award, coordinated by the Office of the Provost, is the most prestigious award given to faculty for teaching excellence. Professor of Psychology Amy Halberstadt was one of… 

Apr 10, 2007

2007 Staff Awards

2007 Awards for Excellence CHASS staff and faculty gathered on Tuesday, April 10, in the Caldwell Lounge for the college’s annual EPA/SPA Awards for Excellence celebration. The Awards for Excellence program recognizes the outstanding contributions of EPA and SPA staff. The six nominees represented the front lines of department offices and included departmental secretaries, processing… 

Apr 16, 2006

2006 Faculty Awards

CHASS faculty awards were presented on May 2, 2006. Although only a few faculty members can be recognized at the event, Dean Linda Brady made it clear that every faculty member’s teaching, research, and engagement are vital to the health and future of CHASS, and very much appreciated. Professor of Psychology Rupert Nacoste was the…