Professor of Psychology Aileen Bailey has had the article “Chronic Stress Induces a Selective Decrease in AMPA Receptor-Mediated Synaptic Excitation at Hippocampal Temporoammonic-CA1 Synapses” published in the Journal of Neuroscience. The article is coauthored by St. Mary’s alumni Angy Kallarackal ‘06 and Erin Cammarata ’11.
Jeremy Perrin ’13 has been recognized as one of five finalists for the American Physical Society’s (APS) LeRoy Apker Award. This award is given for excellence in undergraduate research in physics, and rewards young physicists for their scientific research potential. Read more.
Assistant Professor of Biology Kevin Emerson, with colleagues from the University of Oregon, has published the research article “Replicate Phylogenies and Post-Glacial Range Expansion of the Pitcher-Plant Mosquito, Wyeomyia smithii, in North America” in PLoS ONE, an online peer-reviewed journal.
Professor of Art Sue Johnson’s one-person exhibition, “American Dreamscape,” opens at the Eleanor D. Wilson Museum at Hollins University on Oct. 3. Johnson will give a lecture on the exhibition, starting at 6 p.m., immediately followed by the opening reception. American Dreamscape features mixed media work by Johnson, whose work is grounded in the genres of the still Find out more »
Associate Professor of Art History Cristin Cash has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Mary Nohl Fund of the Greater Milwaukee Foundation for her exhibition, “First Person: Independent Voices in Contemporary Cuban Art,” opening Jan. 15, 2014, at the Layton Gallery, Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design.
The Office of Residence Life is proud to announce the following accomplishments: Derrick Fyfield (Class of 2015), Residence Hall Coordinator of Calvert Hall, has received the Student Activities Fellowship and will serve as the Program Assistant for Student Engagement (working on student leadership development experiences). Drew Belsinger (Class of 2015), Resident Assistant in the Townhouses, Find out more »
Associate Professor of Economics Russell Rhine has been awarded an external grant to finance his Lectures on Liberty speaking series for the fall of 2013 and the spring of 2014.
Assistant Professor Leonard Cruz will perform in Sally Silvers’ production of “Surprise Every Time a Two-Day Festival of Live Choreography” at the Roulette Theater in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Sept. 28 and 29th.
Three poems by Visiting Assistant Professor Richard Abrams appear in the summer 2013 issue of Western Humanities Review.
Associate Professor of Political Science Todd Eberly has published the book “American Government and Popular Discontent: Stability without Success” (Routledge Press, 2013). The book is coauthored by Steven Schier of Carleton College. Schier and Eberly’s system-level view of American politics demonstrates the disconnect between an increasingly polarized and partisan elite and an increasingly disaffected mass Find out more »