Neo-race Realities in the Obama Era book coverCongratulations to two Communication department professors for receiving a Stevenson Way award at the annual faculty/staff meeting on August 25, 2020. Heather Harris, Ph.D., and Stephanie Verni, MFA, were honored with the prestigious award.

Dr. Harris was recognized for her edited collection, Neo-race Realities in the Obama Era, which critiques the reality of color blindness in the study of American history. Stephanie Verni Professor Verni was honored for her efforts as a Faculty Fellow, working with the Center for Teaching and Learning through the summer to help faculty members prepare for virtual teaching this fall.

Thanks to both professors for their achievements!