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2014-2015 Emerging Scholar Projects


The CWW takes pleasure in sponsoring such innovative projects within an array of disciplines. The 2014-2015 partnership projects include: 

  • Travis Overton (Sociology/Philosophy) and Assistant Professor Angelica Duran-Martinez (Political Science) Coping with Danger and Fear: Organized Civilian Responses to Drug Violence 
  • Melissa Kiessling (English) and Associate Professor Dale Young (English) SIMUL-Acts: The Theatrical Process, Student Actors, and Simulated Patients in Nursing Training 
  • Flávio Da Silva Souza (Political Science) and Assistant Professor Jenifer Whitten-Woodring (Political Science) The Fabled Fourth Estate: Media Freedom, Democracy and Human Rights 
  • Megan Shea (History) and Associate Professor Christopher Carlsmith (History) Writing the History of the Non-Profit Organization Save Venice 
  • Julie O’Neil (Psychology/Education) and Associate Professor Jill Lohmeier and Shanna Thompson (Graduate School of Education) The Science Express Project 
  • Nick Gates (Political Science) and Assistant Professor Urmitapa Dutta (Psychology) Fair Trade and Global Justice: Exploring Volunteer Discourses on Fair Trade in a Development Organization 
  • Phillip Geoffroy (Political Science) and Professor Robert Forrant (History) Where Did the Work Go and What Can We Do About It? 
  • Henry DeLima (Psychology) and Assistant Professor Yana Weinstein (Psychology) Mind Wandering in the Classroom