BE PROUD noteworthy accomplishments
Nese Devenot, humanities, co-authored the article "Cancer at the Dinner Table: Experiences of Psilocybin-Assisted Psychotherapy for the Treatment of Cancer-Related Distress" in the upcoming issue of the Journal of Humanistic Psychology.
Vanessa Koelling, biology, co-authored the article "Effect of Expanded Variation in Anther Position on Pollinator Visitation to Wild Radish, Raphanus raphanistrum" in the journal Annals of Botany.
Jan Leuchtenberger, Asian studies, was awarded the 2016–17 Dirk Andrew Phibbs Memorial Research Award for her project “The Influence of Jesuit Politics on Early European Discourse About Japan." This award was established in 1999 to honor and encourage teaching and the exploration of new ideas, and to gain new perspectives in other cultures through travel. Recipients are selected by the University Enrichment Committee.
Work by Janet Marcavage, art and art history, will be included in Try to See it My Way, an exhibition of prints dealing with optical phenomena, curated by Travis Janssen at the Surplus Gallery at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. The exhibition runs Sept. 11–29.
, music, released the album Gracious Moonlight
, with songs by Rob Hutchinson
, music, and featuring music faculty members Tanya Stambuk
and Catherine Case
. Logger Aidan Glaze ’18
recorded, mixed, and mastered the release, and recent alumnus Michael Stahl ’17
designed the album art.
Jennifer Utrata, sociology and anthropology, recently published a chapter in the new edited volume Grandparents in Cultural Context (Routledge). The chapter is titled "Grandmothers in Russia's Matrifocal Families: Shoring Up Family Life."