Faculty Highlights

Faculty Highlights


Dr. Kathleen Hellen, Associate Professor in the Department of Humanities, is the 2012 winner of The Jean Feldman Poetry Prize from the Washington Writers' Publishing House for Umberto's Night.


Professor Sumanth Reddy presented a paper at the 2012 Association of American Geographers (AAG) Annual Meeting in New York city.


Dr. José Diaz-Garayua Assistant Professor of Geography in the Department of History, Geography, and Global Studies was appointed to serve on the board of the Ethnic Geography Specialty Group at the American Association of Geographers (AAG).


Dr. Diaz-Garayua has recently published two Chapters in Luis Sanchez (ed.) Geografia Humana: Conceptos Basicosy Aplicaciones. Universidad de Los Andes Press: Bogata, Columbia, 2012.


Dr. Ibrahim Kargbo, Associate Professor of History, published the journal article, "Post Civil War Sierra Leone: The Challenge of Development and the Reality of Medical Pluralism" in the Journal of Global Intelligence & Policy, Volume 5, Issue 6, 2012.


Roger Davidson

Dr. Roger Davidson, Assistant Professor in the Department of History, Geography and Global Studies was interviewed by CSPAN and responded to viewer calls at Manassas National Battlefield, where the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Bull Run was being commemorated on July 24, 2011.


Dr. Katherine Bankole-Medina, Professor of History and Chair of History, Geography and Global Studies, was named a Fellow to the MKA Institute in Philadelphia, PA.