ACS Faculty are 2015 Professors of The Year

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Three ACS faculty are among the 35 state-level winners of the Professor of the Year Award, sponsored by the the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education. They include Michael Flowers (Theatre, Birmingham-Southern), Mary Blythe Daniels (Spanish, Centre) and Jennifer Peszka (Psychohlogy, Hendrix).

Contemplate Attending this Workshop

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2014 ACS Contemplative Pedagogy Workshop

The Centre Contemplative Studies Initiative is pleased to invite members of the ACS to a workshop on the practice of contemplative pedagogy June 12th – 14th at the historic Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, near Danville, Kentucky. The workshop will include presentations, discussion, and practice experience for faculty interested in how contemplative pedagogy can enrich… Read more »

Grant Cornwell to Assume Presidency of Rollins College

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Grant Cornwell is New Rollins President

The Rollins College Board of Trustees announced today that it has elected Grant H. Cornwell as the 15th president of Rollins College. Cornwell, who currently serves as president of The College of Wooster in Wooster, Ohio, will begin his Rollins presidency July 1, 2015. “Grant Cornwell is a national and international champion of liberal education, an… Read more »

Retired General Named Trinity Trustee

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The fountain at Trinity University (photo courtesy Trinity)

San Antonio businessman, past head of U.S. Southern Command, to join University leadership group  SAN ANTONIO – A San Antonio businessman and former military commander, retired Gen. James T. “Tom” Hill ’68, has been elected to the Trinity University Board of Trustees.  Hill, president of JT Hill Group Inc., provides guidance on strategic leadership and… Read more »