Faculty and Staff Achievements
Dr. Curtis Price's paper “Gender, Competition, and Managerial Decisions” will be included in the Harvard Kennedy School Women and Public Policy Program's new Gender Action Portal (GAP).
Elizabeth (Beth) Bonham, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC; Assistant Professor of Nursing, University of Southern Indiana has been appointed president-elect for the International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses.
On May 17th, ADA Coordinator, Doug Goeppner '95 was appointed to a third consecutive 2 year term as Chairperson of the Indiana Protection and Advocacy Services Commission; a federally mandated State of Indiana agency that promotes and protects the civil rights of Indiana citizens with disabilities. Goeppner has been an active member of the Commission since May of 2008.
Dr. Leigh Anne Howard won the John I. Sisco Excellence in Teaching Award at the Southern States Communication Association (SSCA) annual meeting. The SSCA honors members who have consistently demonstrated excellence in teaching communication throughout their academic careers.
Dr. Joyce Gulley and Dr. Jeff Thomas recently completed the 2014 INSTAR (Indiana Science Trade book Annual Reading list) list. The annual list is constructed through researching current children’s literature books using nine criteria for excellence and selecting the very best for alignment to the Indiana science standards. The list is shared with teachers throughout the state in The Indiana Reading Journal and is also found on the SwiSTEM website (http://www.usi.edu/science/southwest-indiana-stem/instar).