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Faculty Footnotes

Published: Summer 2015

Activities and Awards for Westmont’s Outstanding Professors GREGG AFMAN (kinesiology) presented “Effect of Carbohydrate or Sodium Bicarbonate Ingestion on Performance During a Validated Basketball Simulation Test,” at the American College of Sports Medicine annual meeting. SCOTT ANDERSON (art) published a dual portrait of Amy... Read More

Faculty Footnotes

Published: Fall 2014
Faculty Footnotes

Activities and awards for Westmont’s outstanding professors Three Westmont professors received the 2014 Teacher of the Year Award: John Blondell (theater arts, right) in the humanities; Kristi Lazar Cantrell (chemistry) in the sciences; and Rick Pointer (history) in the... Read More

Faculty Footnotes

Published: Spring 2014

Activities and awards for Westmont’s outstanding professors Gregg Afman (kinesiology) is the lead author of an article in the International Journal of Sports Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism exploring the “effect of carbohydrate or sodium bicarbonate ingestion on performance during... Read More

Faculty Footnotes

Published: November 2013
Faculty Footnotes

Activities and Awards for Westmont’s Outstanding Professors Kathryn Stelmach Artuso (English) edited “Critical Insights: William Faulkner” (Salem Press), which includes an essay by Karen Andrews (English), “‘The Past is Never Dead’: Faulkner’s Relationship to Southern Culture and History.” Artuso... Read More

Faculty Footnotes

Published: July 2013
Faculty Footnotes

Activities and awards for Westmont’s outstanding professors Three professors won the 2013 Bruce and Adaline Bare Outstanding Teacher Award: Steve Contakes (chemistry, left), Omedi Ochieng (communication studies) and Michelle Hughes (education). Alister Chapman (history, not pictured) received the Faculty... Read More

Faculty Footnotes

Published: March 2013

Activities and awards for Westmont’s outstanding professors The New York Society of Illustrators’ annual competition has accepted a cover illustration by Scott Anderson (art) for a fall edition of Seattle Weekly. The cover will be included in the annual... Read More

Faculty Footnotes

Published: Fall 2012

Activities and awards for Westmont’s outstanding professors Scott Anderson (art) illustrated a cover for Seattle Weekly’s fall arts issue and created a spot illustration for a financial column in the Wall Street Journal on financial housekeeping. After directing “Henry... Read More

All the World’s on Stage

Published: Summer 2012
John Blondell

Theater professor John Blondell directed “Henry VI: Part 3” when the Globe presented all of Shakespeare’s plays, each in a different language. For years, John Blondell has imagined directing a Shakespeare play at the Globe Theatre in London, staging... Read More

The Emergence of the EU in Global Security

Published: Summer 2012
Susan Penksa

Political science professor Susan Penksa has co-authored a book examining the European Union’s contributions to international security. Does the European Union (EU) matter in international security? Susan Penksa addresses this question in her book,“The European Union in Global Security:The... Read More

Faculty Footnotes

Published: Summer 2012

Activities and awards for Westmont’s outstanding professors. Professors from each academic division engaged in a conversation celebrating the installation of Provost Mark L. Sargent in October,“Awakening the Moral Imagination”: EILEEN MCQUADE (biology), WARREN ROGERS (physics) and NIVA TRO (chemistry) in... Read More