“I just needed to know more about El Sistema because I believe in its mission."
Associate Professor of Art
Professors and students embark on an educational study/travel program in Fukushima, Japan.
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Associate Professor of Psychology
“In order to teach my students about the expectations faced by a performer, I feel that I must have personal experience with those expectations myself."
Valerie Dowling strives to engage women in civic and political life.
"Continued learning involves keeping an open mind, not always accepting the usual solutions, and carrying through projects to completion."
“I’ve always felt that my acting philosophy is my living philosophy. There’s a kindness to the Chekhov methodology.”
Fulbright Teaching Assistant in Amman, Jordan
"I've taken my experience telling the stories from our history and used it to tell a company's story to potential consumers.”
"As a philosopher, it was rewarding to translate abstract theories into something familiar that people can sink their teeth into...or that could sink its teeth into us!"
Associate Professor of English
Stephanie Jennings' academic potential leads to success.
Anusa Thapa loved research and studying the sciences.
"I always understood how valuable the Model programs had been to me, but it is something completely different to watch your own students go through the program...”
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