St. Mary’s students Gregory Flanigan ’14, Shelby Dahlen ’14 and Daley Burns ’17 volunteered their time and expertise as judges at the Ridge Elementary School Science Fair held on April 29. Working together with Patuxent River Naval Air Station scientists Bethany Schaeffer and Matt Gensley, the students had one-on-one sessions with fourth and fifth grade Find out more »
Professor of English Jennifer Cognard-Black has had her anthology, “Books that Cook: The Making of a Literary Meal,” published by NYUPress. She is co-editor with Melissa Goldthwaite, professor of English at Saint Joseph’s University. Featured in the anthology are poems by St. Mary’s College Associate Professor of English Karen Anderson and Professor Emeritus Michael Glaser. On Find out more »
Physics Professor Charles Adler was interviewed on the pre-recorded and nationally syndicated radio show ‘Science Fantastic’ in February for his recent book, “Wizards, Aliens, and Starships: Physics and Math in Fantasy and Science Fiction.”
On Tuesday, April 1, St. Mary’s College’s Zeta Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa held its 17th annual induction ceremony in which 22 students and two alumni were honored with membership to the nation’s oldest and most prestigious academic honor society. Christopher Adams Emily Buetow Olivia Caretti Jessica Chen Naomi Garcia Steven Gentry Margaret Find out more »
On Friday, April 25, faculty and staff were recognized for their contributions to the academic and campus life at St. Mary’s. Professor of English Ben Click was honored with the Homer L. Doge Award for Excellence in Teaching. Ken Cohen, assistant professor of history, received the Norton T. Dodge Award for Scholarly and Creative Achievement Find out more »
On Friday, April 25, more than 80 individual students were recognized for their academic achievements at the annual Awards Convocation, held in the Michael P. O’Brien Athletics and Recreation Center Arena. Larger numbers of students were also recognized as St. Mary’s Scholars, members of the Dean’s List, members of Phi Beta Kappa, and members of Find out more »
Professor of Psychology and Director of Matriculation and Academic Planning Elizabeth Nutt Williams is co-author of the new book “Counseling Psychology: Third Edition” that was recently published by the American Psychological Association. The updated edition explores the history of counseling psychology, the field’s foundational principles and practices, as well as its relationship to related disciplines, Find out more »
Assistant Professor of theater, dance and movement Leonard Cruz will present an interactive lecture on “It’s How You Move: The Power of Movement and Dance to Create Change” for the Creating Communities Power of the Arts Conference held at the Loews Annapolis Hotel on May 9 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Associate Professor of Physics Josh Grossman presented his work and the work of Abby Taylor ’13 on “3D Printing of Spherical Harmonic Manipulatives for the Classroom” at the April 5 meeting of the Chesapeake Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers at the American Center for Physics in College Park, Md.
Assistant Professor of Psychology Renée Peltz Dennison has been published in the April 2014 issue of “Sex Roles: A Journal of Research.” She is co-author of the paper, “The Role of Couple Discrepancies in Cognitive and Behavioral Egalitarianism in Marital Quality.”