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Dr. Red Washburn, associate professor of English and director of Women’s and Gender Studies at Kingsborough Community College, was awarded a $40,000 Mellon/ACLS Community College Faculty Fellowship for their project Nonbin@ry: Tr@ns-Forming Gender and Genre in Nonbin@ry Literature, Performance, and Visual Art. Read more.
In honor of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Dr. Catherine Ma, associate professor of psychology at Kingsborough Community College, will be hosting a discussion: Incorporating Aspects of Asian American Studies as Tools for Teaching about Race and Discrimination on May 7 from 5:30 – 7:00PM sponsored by the Asian American/Asian Research Institute. Read more.
Join Ivana Espinet, a professor in the Education program in the Behavioral Sciences
department, for the book launch of “Translanguaging and Transformative Teaching for
Emergent Bilingual Students.”
Advocating for students is at the top of Dr. Sue Carpenter’s list. Associate Professor
in the Department of Behavioral Sciences Education Program, she recently formed a
successful international advocacy group to advocate for students with intellectual
disabilities to attend and contribute to higher education in the United Kingdom.
Dr. Shawna M. Brandle, an associate professor in the History, Philosophy & Political
Sciences department at Kingsborough Community College, has received a Fulbright U.S.
Scholar Program award.
Megan Brandow Faller.
The Female Secession: Art and the Decorative at the Viennese Women’s Academy (Penn
State University Press, 2020) about women artists in the early 20th century defying
the rigid strictures of the day to make innovative art.
Farshad Tamari, Kristin Polizzotto, Dmitry Brogun, and Azure Faucette.
Kingsborough biology professors Farshad Tamari, Kristin Polizzotto, Dmitry Brogun,
and Azure Faucette have recently released a new OER, The General Biology Lab Manual,
in an effort to boost online student engagement. The exercises will help to ensure
that students have the most effective and accessible materials to learn at no additional
cost to them.
The Sport Journal mentioned KCC's Assistant Professor of Tourism and Hospitality
Dr. Daniel Kane in their recent article.
Keisha V. Thompson
Kingsborough Community College is thrilled to announce that Associate Professor of
Psychology Dr. Keisha V. Thompson will be recognized as an honoree for the annual
Caribbean Life Impact Awards.
The Pilsudski Institute of America Presents “Horseman in the Age of Armor: The Polish
Cavalry (1918-1939),” an Online Lecture with Dr. Jacek Czarnecki.
Creating Anna Karenina: Tolstoy and the Birth of Literature’s Most Enigmatic Heroine
by Bob Blaisdell, Professor of English.
The Economics of Empire: Genealogies of Capital and the Colonial Encounter
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