FCS was featured in the Center for Academic Technology Services fall 2012 Tech Update. http://www.eiu.edu/cats/home/newsletters/CATS_News_Fall_2012.pdf
Check out pages 4 and 5 where you can read about Katie Shaw, Rose Myers-Bradley, Linda Simpson, and the LCBAS Instructional Support Specialist Lisa Dallas.
Linda Simpson and Lisa Dallas, LCBAS Technology Support, presented at the 2013 University of Illinois Faculty Summer Institute on the use of innovative technology in research. This is the 4th year that the two have presented at the Institute.
Drs Lisa Brooks and Linda Simpson presented a webinar titled Preparing our students for the real world: Are colleges doing enough? The presenters conducted research to identify transferable skills that students acquire as a result of experiential learning via Internships, EIU Study Abroad programs, and the Disney College program.
Jacqueline Frank’s research was featured on page 9 in a special pull-out section for the Journal Gazette/Times Courier newspaper. Her research titled Aging in Prison examines long-term prisoners’ thoughts on release and re-entry into society. Congratulations to Jackie on this honor!
The JG-TC special section on EIU research and creative activity is available online. http://jg-tc.com/special-section/html_e53b8b26-bc05-11e2-ade4-001a4bcf887a.html
Congratulations to Lucy Campanis on her retirement. A surprise reception was held in her honor with many former and current colleagues, as well as friends in attendance. We are very pleased that Lucy plans to stay with us to teach a few classes next year.
. . . . to Jackie Frank and Carla Honselman on receiving tenure