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West Honored for Scholarship, Service to Children’s Literature Field

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Mark West is a self-effacing scholar who can deftly turn attention from himself to the students, faculty and staff in UNC Charlotte’s Department of English and to colleagues in the field of children’s literature. Despite his reticence to stand in the spotlight, others are shining a beam on his service and have chosen him to receive the 2016 Anne Devereaux Jordan Award.

Veteran Filmmaker Urges Students to Ask Questions, See Relevance

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Film is a lens through which people can see and share the world, colored with excitement, energy and purpose. This is the lesson UNC Charlotte film studies faculty member Rodney Stringfellow imparts to his students.

Dowd Speaker Series to Focus on Food Production, Marketing and Consumption

Four talks, sponsored by the History Department and the Dowd Foundation, comprise the series “Food Production, Marketing and Consumption in the United States – Colonial Era to Present."

Professor Named One of 10 “Must Take Psychology Professors” in Charlotte

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UNC Charlotte’s Jeanette M. Bennett has been named one of the 10 Must Take Psychology Professors in Charlotte by the online site Careers in Psychology. “Educating the next generation of leaders and scientists has always been one of my primary goals,” Bennett says. “My classroom provides an environment that is open to questions and a safe place to process new student ideas."

Biological Sciences Professor Earns UNC Charlotte Top Teaching Honor

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Professor of Biological Sciences Stanley Schneider is the 2015 recipient of the Bank America Award for Teaching Excellence, one of UNC Charlotte’s most prestigious honors. Schneider’s passion for animal behavior, social insects including honeybees, and the evolution of social behavior is infectious, and his students thrive under his guidance.

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