October 23, 2000
At a university
like Emory, whose faculty and staff seem to garner honors and accolades
each time the new Cox Hall bell tower sounds, it can be a daunting task
to attempt to document these distinctions. There is a fear that the limits
of page space will not permit a full and fair accounting. However, Emory
Report will take that chance. In this regular column, ER will highlight
the various kudos, small and large, internal and external, brought home
by both University faculty and staff.
associate professor of psychology and womens studies at Oxford,
has completed the first phase of her research as a Carnegie Scholar during
the Carnegie Academy for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning.
Owen-Smith plans to use various student narratives and papers to explore
how, when and where insight occurs. She is one of 40 members of the third
class of Carnegie Scholars selected to participate in the program.
Candler Professor of Psychology, has been awarded a Leverhulme Trust Linked
Research Award from the Leverhulme Foundation for the calendar year 2001.
Nowicki will visit the University of Bristol in England for three months
to work in child health.
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