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​Congratulations to the 2016-2017 Faculty Award Recipients!

On Aug. 28, 2017, various faculty from the School of Arts and Sciences were recognized for excellence in teaching and service.

Joseph R. Accinno Teaching Award - Christopher Arroyo, Associate Professor in Philosophy
Faculty Service Award - Jennifer Illuzzi, Associate Professor in History
Innovation in Teaching - Eric Sung, Associate Professor of Photography
Teaching Excellence by Visiting and Practitioner Faculty - Eileen Johnson, Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology
Teaching Excellence by Adjunct Faculty - Gloria-Jean Masciarotte, Adjunct Faculty in Women's Studies

Congratulations to the 2017-2018 Clare Booth Luce Scholarship Recipients!

Clare Boothe Luce Scholarships are awarded to exceptional senior female students in science, mathematics, or engineering. This years recipients are:

Emma Burgess '18
Applied Physics Major, Mathematics Minor

Bianca Saliba '18
Chemistry Major

2017 Summer Scholars Awards

The School of Arts & Sciences is pleased to annouce the recipients of the 2017 Summer Scholars Awards. Spanning across the disciplines, this year's recipients highlight the academic excellence and scholarship within the school.​

Dr. Thomas Strasser ​- the Plakias Mesolithic Survey Strasser-Plakias.gif

The archaeological museum in Rethmyon is currently exhibiting the first pre-Neolithic artifacts found in Crete. These artifacts were discovered by the Plakias Mesolithic Survey, which is co-directed by Dr. Thomas Strasser.   ​

Faculty Scholar​ship​

In addition to excelling in the classroom, faculty within the School of Arts & Sciences are at the top of their scholarly fields. From Germany to Salt Lake City, Arts & Sciences faculty have recentl​​y been all around the country and the world presenting their research.​​​ ​Here is a sample of some of their recent scholarship​.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

​2016 Summer Scholars Awards

The School of Arts & Sciences is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Summer Scholars Awards​.  Spanning across the disciplines, this year's recipients highlight the academic excellence and scholarship within the school.​

"Music is the Medium."​​​ ​ 

​​​​​​​​​​​​​If you ask Dr. T.J. Harper, recipient of the top teaching award at Providence College, what he likes best about teaching music, he will tell you ​that it’s a way to make people feel welcome and valued.  For him, music is the medium to make the world a better place​​.​​​ ​

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 Art Under Attack

​​Dr. Joan Branham, professor of art history and associate d​ean of the School of Arts & Sciences, discusses the recent destruction of artifacts by the Islamic State (ISIS).​ ​​​