On Weds., March 25, Psyc 230 students will hear from colleagues from Scholastic Publishers along with local community leaders working together in the Discover Together program, a collaborative effort among the Tracy City Elementary School, the University of the South, Yale Child Study Center, and Scholastic.
In her lecture, Patterson broadly analyzes women's health from a psychiatric perspective. She reflects on how her academic studies in Religion, Psychology and Women's Studies at Sewanee informed her career path in psychiatry and led her to undertake multiple outreach activities related to women's health.
We are excited to announce that Dr. Yuliya Ladygina will be joining us this fall as Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian. Dr. Ladygina holds a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature and Slavic Studies from the University of California-San Diego. She is presently a Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian at Williams College and a Research Associate at the Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute."
On March 9, Prof. Elizabeth Skomp gave a guest lecture at the Havighurst Center at Miami University of Ohio: “I am the narrator of my time: Ludmila Ulitskaya as personalizing the past and engaging the present.”
Sewanee Faculty member, Dr. Thea Edwards has been named a Fulbright Scholar for the 2015-2016 year. She has been teaching courses and directing student research in the Biology Department since August 2014.
On Saturday, March 7, 2015, Sewanee’s German department hosted Frühlingsfest, the Tennessee AATG’s annual competition and celebration of student achievements. High school students from Nashville, Cleveland, Knoxville, and Kingsport showed their knowledge of German language and culture in events throughout the day.
On Monday, March 23, 2015, the Psychology 230 class will welcome Grace Kong, Associate Research Scientist in Psychiatry at Yale Medical School. Dr. Kong will speak with the class about tobacco use in rural communities.