Gaultier Faculty Fellowship
We are pleased to announce that next year's Gaultier Faculty Fellowship is awarded to Dr. Eva Simms. To learn more about Dr. Simm's research, check out our webpage devoted to the Gaultier Faculty Fellows.
The Campus to Community Excursion
On October 16th, eleven faculty members were led on a tour of the Hill District by Ms. Terri Baltimore, from the Hill House Association. The goal of the tour was to explore potential collaborations with our Hill neighbors to enhance teaching and scholarship while promoting community vibrancy. During the tour the faculty had the opportunity to meet with representatives from FOCUS+Pittsburgh, AJAPO, ACTION United, and the Ujamaa Collective.
Gaultier Symposium on Community-Engaged Teaching and Research
On October 9th and 10th, Dr. Norman Conti the 2013-2014 Gaultier Fellow, brought a group of educational activists from around the country to highlight his work with the Inside-Out Criminal Justice Exchange Program. This event included a panel presentation at the American Association of Applied and Clinical Sociology, a three panel event at Duquesne that featured internationally known author, John Edgar Wideman, and a three day writing retreat with national leaders of the Inside-Out Movement to produce a manual on think tank development. To learn more about the symposium check out the following link, http://newpittsburghcourieronline.com/2014/10/17/looking-at-new-options-in-social-and-criminal-justice/