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NOTABLES

  • On Nov. 14, President Edward Burger will speak and participate in a panel discussion at a Texas STEM summit, “Harnessing Human Energy for STEM Success,” sponsored by Chevron. Only President Burger and two other academics - from Rice University and the Rochester Institute of Technology - were chosen to speak to this important topic.

  • Assistant Professor of Psychology Erin Crockett co-authored “Facebook official: Using the Overlap in Facebook Profiles to Predict Relationship Outcomes,” which has been accepted for publication in the “Journal of Social Psychology.” 

  • Helene Meyers, professor of English and McManis University Chair, published “Keeping the Sabbath Post-Hyper Cacher” in Lilith Blog. 

  • Professor of Sociology and University Scholar Edward L. Kain co-authored an article titled, “The Coordinated Curriculum: How Institutional Theory Can Be Used to Catalyze Revision of the Sociology Major,” with Stephen Sweet and Kevin McElrath of Ithaca College, which was published in the October 2014 issue of “Teaching Sociology.”

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