Archive for January, 2018

Vita Faychuk (Economics and Management)

Vita Faychuk presented her paper “Credit Ratings Overreliance in Municipal Bonds Market” at the Southern Finance Association 2017 Annual Meeting.

Seán Easton (Classics)

Seán Easton published a book review in 2016 in the Bryn Mawr Classical Review Online of Marta García Morcillo, Pauline Hanesworth, Óscar Lapeña Marchena (ed.), Imagining Ancient Cities in Film: From Babylon to Cinecittà. Routledge studies in ancient history, 9. New York; London: Routledge, 2015.

Marie Walker (Psychological Science)

Marie Walker published an article “Identity development and political self-regulation in emerging adult political attitudes and behavior,” in Emerging Adulthood with Emma Iverson ’10.

Yumiko Oshima-Ryan (Music)

Yumiko Oshima-Ryan was awarded the 2017 Artist Initiative for Performing Arts grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. She published a new CD, Left, Alone–Piano Music for the Left Hand and performed a fundraising concert for Children’s Hospital with works from the disc. Conductor Ruth Lin, of the Gustavus Symphony Orchestra, supported the fundraising concert and […]

Marta Podemska-Mikluch (Economics and Management)

Marta Podemska-Mikluch was interviewed for the article, “CMS cancels plans to expedite Medicare coverage on devices.”

Don Myers (Hillstrom Museum of Art & Art and Art History)

Don Myers was invited to give a gallery talk at the Perlman Teaching Museum at Carleton College Friday, January 5, 2018, as part of the opening of the exhibit Contemporary American Painting [1945]. The exhibit, co-organized by Myers with Laurel Bradley, then Director of the Perlman Teaching Museum, features works drawn from the Hillstrom and […]

Kathleen Keller (History)

Kathleen Keller was awarded a $6,000 grant by the American Philosophical Society for summer research in French archives on her new project, “Prince, Wizard, and Marabout: an African Life in Twentieth-Century France”

Kate Knutson (Political Science)

Kate Knutson was awarded a grant by Pi Sigma Alpha, a National Political Science Honors Society. The grant will be used to help Gustavus chapter host the 2018 Midwest Political Science Undergraduate Research Conference in April.

Lynnea Myers (Nursing)

Lynnea Myers ’05 recently completed her doctorate in Nursing Science at Vanderbilt University. The title of her dissertation was: “Communicating with Health Care Providers: Perceptions of Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.” Lynnea is currently on leave as an assistant professor of nursing at Gustavus while she completes a second doctoral degree in Developmental […]

Lisa Heldke (Philosophy)

Lisa Heldke published an entry, “John Dewey and Pragmatist Feminist Philosophy,” in the Oxford Handbook of Dewey.