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McMaken Delivers Public Lecture in Hanover, Germany
School of Humanities, Employee Spotlight, General

Dr. W. Travis McMaken, associate professor of religion and assistant dean of humanities at Lindenwood University, delivered a public lecture, “‘Freedom Is Not Free’: Karl Barth and American Politics” in Hanover, Germany, on Dec. 10, 2019.

Elmes Elected Delegate to Modern Language Association Governing Assembly
School of Humanities, Employee Spotlight, General

Melissa Ridley Elmes, assistant professor of English, has been elected to a three-year term with the Modern Language Association's Delegate Assembly. With over 25,000 members in 100 countries, the association is the largest international organization in the field of modern languages and literatures; the Delegate Assembly is the governing body of this organization.

Alumni Dedicate Piers Stewart Lounge in McCluer Hall
School of Humanities

Chase and Kayla Piers Stewart visited the Lindenwood University campus Nov. 15, 2019, to take part in a dedication ceremony for the recently named Piers Stewart Lounge in McCluer Hall. The couple, who hold humanities degrees from Lindenwood, selected the lounge to honor the School of Humanities.

Lindenwood GIS Wins Grant Third Year in a Row
School of Humanities, Academics, General

The Esri Workshop Grant has been awarded to Lindenwood University GIS for the third year in a row, totaling $15,000 for this outreach effort that helps train educators how to utilize Geographic Information System (GIS) technologies in their classrooms.

Kathi Vosevich Named Dean of Humanities at Lindenwood University
General, Academics, School of Humanities, Employee Spotlight

Following a nationwide search, Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Mo., has named Dr. Kathi A. Vosevich dean of its School of Humanities. Currently associate provost and dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Shorter University in Rome, Ga., Vosevich will start the new position on July 1

History Class Looks at Lost St. Charles in Virtual Tour
General, Alumni & Donors, School of Humanities

Lindenwood University history students in The Rise of Modern America, taught by Dr. Jeff Smith, are creating a virtual tour of lost buildings in St. Charles using ArcGIS mapping technology and good old-fashioned research. The project may ultimately be accessible to the community, providing a glimpse at a bygone era in St. Charles.

Alumna Ackmann’s Book Adapted as Off-Broadway Play
General, Alumni & Donors, School of Arts, Media, and Communications, School of Humanities

Author and Lindenwood alumna Martha Ackmann (class of 1973) will see her book, Curveball, come to life in the Off-Broadway play Toni Stone this spring and summer. The play will be produced by the Roundabout Theatre Company at the Harold and Mirian Steinberg Center’s Laura Pels Theater in New York City.

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