The National Endowment for the Humanities awarded a highly competitive fellowship to Wesleyan's Carolyn Nadeau for the translation and critical analysis of a 17th-century Spanish cookbook.
The Board of Trustees has approved tenure for 10 faculty members and advancement in rank for 15, recognizing progress and achievement in their professional development.
Wesleyan's Nancy Sultan examines why we're drawn to modern protagonists, such as Kevin Spacey's Frank Underwood, who break the mold of hero as "good guy."
Wesleyan's Kevin Sullivan is co-editor of The Open Mind: Essays in Honour of Christopher Rowland, a collection of academic essays honoring the innovative British scholar.
The Tea Party movement is more complex -- and in some ways more mainstream -- than is reflected in popular depictions, according to research published in a new book by Wesleyan's Meghan Burke.
Wesleyan's Amanda Hopkins has been awarded the 2015 Nurse Educator Fellowship from the Illinois Board of Higher Education.
The 2015 edition of the American Association of University Professors' Policy Documents and Reports, edited by Wesleyan's Hans-Joerg Tiede, has been published by Johns Hopkins University Press.