Faculty News

  • Montgomery Named Kemp Teaching Award Winner

    Montgomery Named Kemp Teaching Award Winner

    Associate Professor of Political Science Kathleen Montgomery was named the 2015 recipient of the Kemp Foundation Award for Teaching Excellence at the annual Honors Convocation on Wednesday.

  • Kerr Visits Capitol Hill with Nursing Delegation

    Kerr Visits Capitol Hill with Nursing Delegation

    Assistant Professor of Nursing Noël Kerr learned how to influence health-care policy at the national and local level during a recent Nurse in Washington Internship.

  • Roesner to Speak at Honors Convocation

    Roesner to Speak at Honors Convocation

    Seniors will don their regalia and Kemp teaching award winner Rebecca Roesner will speak at the annual Honors Convocation on Wednesday, April 9.

  • Diaz Wins Brittingham Prize in Poetry

    Diaz Wins Brittingham Prize in Poetry

    Wesleyan's Joanne Diaz has won the 2014 Brittingham Prize in Poetry for best book-length manuscript of original poetry for her collection, My Favorite Tyrants.

  • Provost Publishes 6th In Series of Conductor's Guides

    Provost Publishes 6th In Series of Conductor's Guides

    Illinois Wesleyan's Jonathan Green recently published A Conductor's Guide to Selected Baroque Choral-Orchestral Works, the latest in his critically acclaimed series of Conductor's Guides.

  • Perspectives on the Affordable Care Act

    Perspectives on the Affordable Care Act

    Wesleyan's Greg Shaw, author of The Health Care Debate, gives his thoughts about how partisan agendas and consumer-focused attitudes toward health care continue to get in the way of needed reform, four years after so-called "Obamacare" became law.

  • Physicists Elect Spalding as Fellow

    Physicists Elect Spalding as Fellow

    The American Physical Society has elected Wesleyan's Gabe Spalding to Fellowship in the Society, recognizing his contributions to undergraduate laboratory education.

  • Nadeau Wins Grant to Explore 17th Century Spanish Cuisine

    Nadeau Wins Grant to Explore 17th Century Spanish Cuisine

    Wesleyan's Carolyn Nadeau will translate, analyze and prepare recipes from a 1611 cookbook, joining scholars who use food to examine the politics, economics and social issues of a culture.

  • Faculty Promotions, Tenure Announced

    Faculty Promotions, Tenure Announced

    Nine faculty earned advancement to tenure, and 15 faculty members earned promotions in rank during action by the Board of Trustees on Feb. 11.

  • Beatles First Example of Modern Globalization

    Beatles First Example of Modern Globalization

    When the Beatles burst onto the Ed Sullivan Show and the world stage 50 years ago, it was an event that unified an entire culture, says Wesleyan's Michael Weis.