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May 2015 Accolades

Shaul Bakhash, Robinson Professor of History, wrote “Britain and the Abdication of Reza Shah,” based on his current research, which was accepted for publication by the journal Middle Eastern Studies. Robert Hazen, Robinson Professor of Earth Sciences, presented lectures on

April 2015 Accolades

Robert Hazen, Robinson Professor of Earth Sciences, presented lectures on the Deep Carbon Observatory at the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation in New York City. He also presented lectures on mineral ecology at Indiana University in Bloomington, the Simons Foundation in

March 2015 Accolades

Spencer R. Crew, Robinson Professor of American, African American, and Public History, was the keynote speaker for the Fairfax County Martin Luther King Jr. Cultural Foundation. He also was a featured presenter for the Africana Studies Department at the University

February 2015 Accolades

Robert Hazen, Robinson Professor of Earth Sciences, conducted field work in the renowned ophiolite complex of the Sultanate of Oman as part of his work with the Deep Carbon Observatory. John Paden, Robinson Professor of International Studies, engaged in the

January 2015 Accolades

Spencer R. Crew, Robinson Professor of American, African American, and Public History, was the keynote speaker at the New Jersey Forum at Kean University, which had the theme “Liberty, Diversity and Innovation.” His talk was titled “The Rugged Road to

Laurie Robinson Named to Co-Chair President’s Policing Task Force

George Mason University professor Laurie Robinson has been appointed co-chair of President Obama’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing, the White House announced Monday. Robinson, a Clarence J. Robinson Professor and a former assistant attorney general, has been involved with

December 2014 Accolades

Robert Hazen, Robinson Professor of Earth Sciences, presented the keynote lecture on “Chiral Interactions at Mineral Surfaces” at the American Vacuum Society meeting in Baltimore, Md. He also lectured on “Mineral Ecology” at the University of Oklahoma in Norman, Okla.

November 2014 Accolades

Robert Hazen, Robinson Professor of Earth Sciences, presented the Ingerson Lecture on mineral ecology at the Geological Society of America’s annual meeting in Vancouver, Canada. He also ran a day-long short course on Deep Carbon in Deep Time in Vancouver.

October 2014 Accolades

Spencer R. Crew, Robinson Professor of American, African American, and Public History, with Lonnie G. Bunch and Clement A. Price, had a new publication, “Slave Culture: A Documentary Collection of the Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers’ Project,” published by

September 2014 Accolades

Shaul Bakhash, Robinson Professor of History, wrote an article assessing the first year of President Hassan Rouhani’s administration in Iran, which was published in the Iran Primer under the title “Mixed Bag: One Year Later.” The article was republished in the