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News from the Job Market

Dr. Becky Bruce (PhD, 2012) was hired as Assistant Professor of 20th Century US at Southwestern Oklahoma State University.   Dr. Jill Cooley (PhD, 2011) was hired as a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Food Studies at the Institute for the Humanities at the University of Illinois at Chicago. This position stems from the Chancellor’s Initiative in the Humanities, “Food Studies at UIC: Local and Global Issues.”  Jill is completing a two-year postdoc at the Center for the Study of Southern […]

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Recent Books Published

Books that have been recently published by our faculty include: Creating Mexican Consumer Culture in the Age of Porfirio Diaz by Dr. Steven Bunker Protestant Cosmopolitanism and Diplomatic Culture: Brandenburg-Swedish Relations in the Seventeenth Century by Dr. Daniel Riches Flush Times & Fever Dreams: A Story of Capitalism and Slavery in the Age of Jackson by Dr. Joshua Rothman Book Reception 2013

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Associate Professor John M. Giggie was named a Distinguished Technology Teaching  Fellow by the College of Arts & Sciences.  This award recognizes faculty with an outstanding record of using technology in the service of teaching and student learning.  Professor Giggie received his award at the fall faculty meeting.

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