A Message from Dean Barrett

Among the long list of skills and talents that we know are cultivated by the liberal arts, we rarely see compassion mentioned.  No doubt, I’m registering this absence now because of Dr. Peter Kaufman, who passed away last week.  Peter, Professor of Sociology and member of our campus community for nearly twenty years, spent much …

Making Sexual Assault Visible

This fall, Mary Holland sought to make visible how prevalent and diverse experiences of sexual assault are in our society. In translating the viral #MeToo movement into a campus visual-awareness installation, Holland, a professor of English, offered an unexpected, yet powerful medium:  Post-it notes. The installation, “#MeToo:  Facing the Pain and Prevalence of Sexual Assault” …

Faculty Publications, Presentations and Honors

Congratulations to the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences faculty for their notable publications, presentations and honors.   Associate Professor Mona Ali (Economics) published the article “UK Financial Power after Brexit: Understanding the Country’s External Balance Sheets” in the London School of Economics and Political Science’s British Politics and Policy blog. The article is based on original …