Education Honors Its 'Outstanding' Faculty


Nominated and selected by their colleagues, five College of Education faculty members were awarded for their "outstanding" contributions in various areas during the college's annual meeting Friday (Aug. 22) afternoon. Recipients include (from left) Marilyn Rice, "Outstanding Service;" Richard Watts, "Outstanding Research;" Andrea Foster, "Outstanding Teaching;" Beverly Irby, "Outstanding Grantsmanship;" and Paula Adams, "Outstanding Civic Engagement."



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April 18, 2008
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SHSU 'In the News'


Brian Domitrovic, assistant professor of history, appeared on Book TV (C-SPAN) May 1-2, speaking about his recent book "Econoclasts: The Rebels Sparked the Supply Side Revolution and Restored American Prosperity" (


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