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Moments of Truth Lecture: Amy Goodman

Moments of Truth Lecture: Amy Goodman

Amy Goodman is the host and executive producer of Democracy Now!, a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 1,200 public television and radio stations worldwide. Time Magazine named Democracy Now! its “Pick of the Podcasts,” along with NBC’s Meet the Press.

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Digital Storytelling Class Enhances Teaching and Research

Digital Storytelling Class Enhances Teaching and Research

Dr. Kelly Schrum, associate professor in the Higher Education Program and director of educational projects at the Center for History and New Media, is teaching a digital storytelling class this fall. Her section of CTCH 792 (co-offered as HIST 615), "joins compelling research with exciting ways to communicate."

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Kelly Schrum Launches Virginia Child Custody Project

Kelly Schrum Launches Virginia Child Custody Project

Kelly Schrum, associate professor in the Higher Education Program, has launched the Virginia Child Custody Project, a freely available website which "explores child custody in Virginia and nationally within a broad historical and legal context with the goal of providing an impartial, interdisciplinary resource grounded in humanities scholarship."

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Amy Swan Joins HEP's Faculty

Amy Swan Joins HEP's Faculty

The Higher Education Program is excited to announce the arrival of new faculty member, Amy Swan! Prior to joining HEP’s faculty, Dr. Swan was a postdoctoral research associate at the Center for Advanced Study of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (CASTL-HE) at the University of Virginia’s Curry School of Education.

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Brydin Banning Received Advising Award

Brydin Banning Received Advising Award

Brydin Banning, student in the Interdisciplinary Studies Program (MAIS) on Higher Education and Director of Undergraduate Student Services, School for Conflict Analysis & Resolution was recognized as the Student Organization Advisor of the Year for Mason for the work that she has done with S-CAR's student organization, Agora. Congratulations Brydin!

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