Erik Shonstrom Publishes for Children and Nature Nework

The Children & Nature Network is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to fuel the worldwide grassroots movement to reconnect children with nature. Core Assistant Professor Erik Shonstrom‘s article, Sensory Curiosity: The Key to a Child’s Exploration of the Natural World, appears in the Network’s online magazine, The New Nature Movement (February 9, 2016). Erik’s article […]

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Student’s Core Paper Accepted at National Undergrad Conference

In Erik Shonstrom‘s Bodies class (Core 240) last semester, one of his second-year students, Emily Kueppers, wrote a brilliant embodiment project paper and submitted it to an undergraduate conference at the University of Mississippi, the Isom Student Gender Conference. The paper was accepted, unsurprisingly, as Kueppers clearly was committed to writing an important, compelling narrative.  Here […]

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Cyndi Brandenburg Publishes Essay in The Scientist

Hot off the press! An opinion piece by Associate Professor (Core) Cyndi Brandenburg, Scientific Literacy Redefined (February 1, 2016) appears in The Scientist, a magazine aimed at science professionals and academics that focuses on cell and molecular biology, genetics and other life sciences. The tagline for the essay reads: “researchers could become better at engaging in public discourse […]

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Bjarne Holmes to be featured guest on Vermont Edition

Students working with Associate Professor of Psychology Bjarne Holmes in the research and advocacy group The LOVES Initiative have been pushing for more advocacy. In response, Bjarne will be the sole guest on Vermont Edition (Vermont Public Radio) from 12 to 1 pm (rebroadcast 7 – 8pm) this Thursday, February 11. During this Valentines Day show, the host will take […]

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