Alumna Michelle Lynn Brown (PhD 2008) received tenure and promotion at Shenandoah University in April of 2012. As of May 2012, she is the Chair of the Department of English at Shenandoah University. Dr. Sangeeta Ray directed Brown's dissertation.
Neil Fraistat, chair of the Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO), delivered the welcome address at the opening ceremony of the Digital Humanities 2014 conference in Lausanne, Switzerland in July.
Heather Lindenman's ENGL 292/388C was recognized in the Capital News Service as well as other news outlets for the course's efforts to build confidence and promote college as an option for high school students.
Rhondda R. Thomas (dissertation directed by Carla Peterson) received tenure and promotion at Clemson University in May. Our own Professor Levine has a blurb on Rhondda's recent book, The South Carolina Roots of African American Thought.
Marybeth Shea and doctoral candidate Cameron Mozafari's co-authored article "Communicating Complexity in Transdisciplinary Science Teams for Policy: Applied Stasis Theory for Organizing and Assembling Collaboration" has just appeared in the May 2014 issue of Communication Design Quarterly. Continue on to read the article's abstract and for a link to the article!