MUCTJ Award Winners Announced
2017 Faculty Course Development Grants
Dr. Louise Cainkar, Social and Cultural Sciences: "Research in
Peace Studies: Islamic Immersion. Dr. Emily Lynch, Social and Cultural Sciences: "Everyday
Life of Refugees."
Dr. Roberta Coles, Social and Cultural Sciences: "War,
Peace and Society."
Dr. John Pustejovsky, Foreign Languages and Literatures:
"Living with Hitler: Then and Since."
2017 Graduate Student Research Grants
Steven Vickers, Jr., master's program in history, for project on "Emotional Responses to
Terror Campaigns in Ireland and Italy." As part of the project, he will
be conducting archival research in Rome on the impact of the history of
emotions on realizing justice and reconciliation in the face of
Dane DeVetter, master's program in international affairs, for project on
"Refugee Access to Food Assistance in Milwaukee: Promoting
Self-Sufficiency or Food Insecurity." As part of the project, he will be
exploring the impact of Wisconsin's FoodShare Employment and Training
Program (FSET) on patterns of food access and employment in the
Milwaukee-area refugee community.
Nobel Peace Prize nominee Wael Ghonim spoke at Marquette April 24, 2017.