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Stephen Kuusisto Receives 2021 Guggenheim Fellowship in Poetry

Friday, April 9, 2021, By Ellen de Graffenreid
The John Simon Guggenheim Foundation has announced that Stephen Kuusisto, University Professor in the School of Education and director of interdisciplinary programs and outreach at the Burton Blatt Institute in the College of Law, has been awarded a 2021 Guggenheim...

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      Department of Drama Releases Digital Senior Showcase

      Monday, April 12, 2021, By Erica Blust

      The Department of Drama in the College of Visual and Performing Arts introduced its acting and musical theater Class of 2021 today, April 12, via a new website: The website offers a digital version of the department’s annual Lewis…

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      University Honors Third Cohort of Success Scholars

      Tuesday, April 6, 2021, By Shannon Andre

      More than 900 first-year and transfer students earned the Invest in Success Scholarship this year, an award recognizing first semester high-achieving students. Along with the merit-based, renewable scholarship award, the Success Scholars were honored at socially distanced receptions where they…

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      April 16, 1-2 p.m. ET (Virtual)
      Recognizing that Black, Indigenous and people of color communities have faced disparities, racism and discrimination within the medical system, this panel aims to acknowledge and address this, while also providing information about the importance of vaccinations, especially in the context of the current pandemic. The roundtable will be moderated by College of Law Professor and Director of the Children’s Rights and Family Law Clinic Suzette Meléndez, and include a Q&A with President of Voices For Our Fathers Legacy Foundation Lillie Tyson Head, Barnes Center Medical Director Dr. Karen Nardella and Barnes Center Staff Therapist Susanne Rios.
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