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2009-2010 Doyle Faculty Fellows Announced

CNDLS is pleased to announce the faculty fellows for the pilot year of the Doyle Initiative, which is designed to support and challenge Georgetown faculty seeking to foster active student engagement with difference and the diversity of human experience.

Student Work Highlighted at TLISI 2009

Several workshops at this year’s TLISI offered participants an inspiring view of innovative student work. For example, Michael Wesch shared excerpts from student video projects on anonymity; science faculty showed multimedia projects such as video PSAs about vaccination; American Studies faculty presented student video documentaries and digital stories; and four students representing student-driven projects outside the context of the classroom shared their perspectives on learning.

Frank Ambrosio Selected for Dorothy Brown Award

Frank Ambrosio (Philosophy) has been selected to receive the Dorothy Brown award, given annually by the student body to the faculty member who has had the strongest impact on the students’ collegiate experience.

Science in the Public Interest

CNDLS staff members, led by Assistant Director for Science Programs Janet Russell, are collaborating with Georgetown’s Science in the Public Interest (SPI) Program on an innovative virtual forum project.