Prof. Claudio Moreira has won the 2013 Norman K. Denzin Qualitative Research Award for his article, "Mother is not Brown: The 'Unmarked' Performance of Keeping the Hair Straight or the Unpolitical Racial Performance of Mother's Hair." The article was published in Qualitative Inquiry, Vol. 19, No. 8 (Oct. 2013). Prof. Moreira will receive his award this November at the National Communication Association convention in Washington, DC.
Jul 23, 2013
Prof. Mari Castañeda was recently interviewed about the book 'Mothers in Academia', by Inside Higher Ed. For more information and to read the interview, please click here.
Jul 23, 2013
ISI Announces Fellows for 2013-14 Seminar, "Emancipation"
ISI Seminar 2013-14
Jul 13, 2013
Prof. Emily West was recently interviewed about her greeting card research on WHYY, public radio for the greater Philadelphia area. For more information and to hear a recording of the program, click here.
Feb 28, 2013
Prof. Emily West has been named an Institute for Social Science Research Scholar for the 2013-2014 academic year. She was competitively selected to participate in a series of seminars and workshops on grant writing and submission. Her year as ISSR Scholar will facilitate the submission of her ongoing work on US health care policy and consumer subjectivity for consideration for external funding.
For more information, please visit here.
Jan 28, 2013
Departmental faculty members Martha Fuentes-Bautista and Allison Butler have been selected as members of this year's Community Service Learning Faculty Fellows.
Nov 14, 2012
Martha Fuentes-Bautista and Mari Castañeda received a $10,000 grant through the Five College Public Policy Initiative to develop a Media Justice Network (MJnet) in Western Mass and bring Pete Tridish to the Five Colleges as a Social Justice Practitioner-in-Residence.
For more information on the program, please visit http://www.masspolicy.org/FCPPI/residency.html
Demetria Shabazz, Martha Fuentes-Bautista, Bernadine Mellis, and Mari Castañeda receive $10,000 grant
Nov 14, 2012
Demetria Shabazz, Martha Fuentes-Bautista, Bernadine Mellis (Five College Faculty Member), and Mari Castañeda received a $10,000 digital humanities grant from the Five College Women Studies Research Center to develop a Feminist Media Justice Colloquium
For more information on the Five College Women Studies Research Center, please visit https://www.fivecolleges.edu/fcwsrc/programs/five_college_feminist_media_justice_colloquium