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  • Williams presents to Anarchist Studies Network

    by Melinda Lantz | Sep 24, 2018

    Posted Sept. 24 - Leonard Williams, dean of the College of Education and Social Sciences and professor of political science, presented a paper titled “Bookchin’s Exemplary Hybridity: From Social Ecology to Libertarian Municipalism” at the meeting of the Anarchist Studies Network, Loughborough, UK, September 12-14, 2018.

  • Reed’s composition to be performed at international festival

    by Melinda Lantz | Sep 20, 2018

    Posted Sept. 20 - A composition by Tim Reed, associate professor of music, will be presented in late September at the Seoul International Computer Music Festival in South Korea. The festival is an electronic music conference hosted at the Seoul Arts Festival and Korean National University of Arts. Acceptance to the festival is competitive and Reed’s piece, an electrouacoustic composition called "...the irresistible will of heaven...," was selected from a pool of international applicants.

  • MU students win Honorable Mention at film festival

    by Melinda Lantz | Sep 06, 2018

    Posted Sept. 6 - “The Economics of Comic-Con,” a documentary film produced and directed by MU communication studies and digital media students, received an Honorable Mention cash award at the Lake Maxinkuckee Film Festival on Aug. 31.

    The students – Kody Smith, Carly Kwiecien, Ciara Knisely, Deric Haynes, Dominic Marietta and Abdul Oguinnake – were excited to see how their film stacked up against submissions from other schools such as Notre Dame, Purdue, Indiana and Huntington universities. The festival was at the Culver Academy in Culver Ind.

    The MU film team also got to hear Judd Case, associate professor of communication studies, and John Zeglis, chair of MU’s Board of Trustees, sing the Manchester University fight song.

     

  • Watson co-authors in astrophysics journal

    by Melinda Lantz | Aug 31, 2018

    Posted Aug. 31 - Christer Watson, professor of physics, is the co-author of an article, “A Molecular Line Investigation of the Interaction Between Mid-Infrared Bubbles and the Interstellar Medium,” recently published in the Journal of Astrophysics.

     

  • Gohn publishes in physiology journal

    by Melinda Lantz | Aug 31, 2018

    Posted Aug. 31 - Cassie Gohn, assistant professor in the Niswander Department of Biology, co-authored an article, “Transgelin induces dysfunction of fetal endothelial colony forming cells from gestational diabetic pregnancies,” published in the American Journal of Physiology-Cell Physiology.

     

  • Bottorff named outstanding reviewer

    by Melinda Lantz | Aug 30, 2018

    Posted Aug. 30 - The board of directors of the journal Pharmacotherapy, upon recommendation by its Scientific Editorial Council, has selected Mike Bottorff as one of six outstanding reviewers for 2018. Chair of pharmacy practice and professor of pharmacy, Bottorff received this honor because the board found his high-quality, timely reviews to be invaluable.

     

  • Pharmacy classes elect officers

    by Melinda Lantz | Aug 29, 2018

    Posted Aug. 29 - P1 through P3 pharmacy classes have chosen their officers for the 2018-19 year. They are: 

    P1 Class: Patrick Hallis, president; Kody Jones, vice president; Hannah Gunkel, treasurer; Olivia Janson, secretary; Dakota Smith, Honors Council;  and Lily Nguyen, activities coordinator

    P2 Class: Marna Gappy, president; Jeremy Gregersen, vice president; Parth Patel, treasurer; Brooke Laux, secretary; Megan Hacker, Honors Council; and Jinan Beydoun, activities coordinator

    P3 Class: Eva Escobedo, president; Rahma Gaid, vice president; Marwa Farhat, treasurer; Alexander Young, secretary; Marwa Dabaja, Honors Council; and Sara Zeer, activities coordinator

     

  • Abdelmageed wins statewide community leader award

    by Melinda Lantz | Aug 22, 2018

    Posted Aug. 22 - The Indiana Leadership Association has honored Ahmed Abdelmageed, assistant dean of student, alumni and community engagement, with the statewide Distinguished Community Leader Award.  “One would be hard pressed to find a discussion on diversity and inclusion in Fort Wayne and not find Ahmed Abdelmageed either in person, or at least mentioned as a passionate supporter of all people,” said Cheri Becker and Justin Clupper of Leadership Fort Wayne in their nomination. Learn more.

  • Brooks earns Generation Rx Champion Award

    by Melinda Lantz | Aug 22, 2018

    Posted Aug. 22 - The Indiana Pharmacists Alliance recently selected Tracy Brooks, assistant professor of pharmacy practice, to receive its Generation Rx Champion Award. The award is given to a pharmacist who has demonstrated excellence in community-based prescription drug abuse prevention and raised awareness within the pharmacy community. It is encourages educational prevention efforts aimed at patients, youths and other members of the community.

     

  • DeLellis helps Dupont Hospital earn special accreditation

    by Melinda Lantz | Aug 21, 2018

    Posted Aug. 21 - Teresa DeLellis, assistant professor of pharmacy practice, was instrumental in helping the Emergency Room of Dupont Hospital in Fort Wayne achieve accreditation as a Geriatric Emergency Department. Dupont is one of only 14 hospitals in the nation with such a designation. Read more.