Rogelio Garcia was selected by former student Kenzie Fowler, a starting pitcher on the UA’s softball team, to throw out the first pitch at the team’s March 4 game. Fowler selected Garcia as part of faculty-staff appreciation day activities.
Myiah Hutchens has had an article accepted for publication: Hmielowski, J. D., Hutchens, M. J., & Cicchirillo, V. J. (in press). “Online media use, social norms, and aggressive online communication: A communication process of political flaming.” Information, Society and Communication.
Kim Newton was invited to present images of recent work taken during my winter break trips to Japan and India at the American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP) board meeting in Tucson on Thursday, Feb. 27.
Carol Schwalbe has received the Leicester and Kathryn Sherrill Creative Teaching Award, sponsored by the University of Arizona Foundation. The award recognizes unusually outstanding teaching methodologies; a demonstrated effort to ensure the quality of students' learning experiences; and consistently high scholarly standard in both rigor and currency of course content. It comes with a $2,500 award and the placement of a plaque in the Donna Swaim Honors Lounge in the Student Union Memorial Center.