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 New York and the Deep Carbon International meeting in Munich, Germany. John Paden, Robinson Professor Read more about April 2015 Accolades[…]

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 of Maryland, Baltimore County on a program examining convict labor and peonage, and lectured on Read more about March 2015 Accolades[…]

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 following outreach programs inJanuary: Briefed the assistant secretary general of the United Nations/coordinator of the Read more about February 2015 Accolades[…]

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 Citizenship: New Jersey’s Response to Newcomers from the American Revolution to the Present.” Paul D’Andrea, Read more about January 2015 Accolades[…]

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. Carma Hinton, Robinson Professor of Visual Culture and Chinese Studies, presented her film, “Morning Sun,” Read more about December 2014 Accolades[…]

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 Greenwood Publishing Group, 2014. He also lectured on the Underground Railroad to teachers from Fallsburg, Read more about October 2014 Accolades[…]

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 Woodrow Wilson Center’s “Viewpoint” series, was excerpted in the Asia Times and circulated on the Read more about September 2014 Accolades[…]

April 2014 Accolades

Spencer R. Crew, Robinson Professor of American, African American and Public History, gave a lecture at the Minnesota History Museum for its History Forum on African American Migration to the Twin Cities. He also gave a lecture on the Smithsonian’s African American Museum of History and Culture at the African American History Month Gala Dinner in Read more about April 2014 Accolades[…]