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Professor Akhil Sharma, of RU-N's MFA Program in Creative Writing, has won the prestigious
2015 Folio Prize for fiction for his second novel, "Family Life." See full story here >>
NCAS Economics Professor Kusum Mundra looks at how immigrants weathered the housing bust better than the U.S-born population did. See full story here >>
NCAS history professor Nükhet Varlik examines how knowledge of the medieval Black Death can improve
our understanding of modern epidemics. See full story here >>
CMBN's April Benasich becomes the first holder of the new Elizabeth H. Solomon Endowed Chair in Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience. See full story here >>
NCAS co-sponsored a recent alumni panel focusing on business, health and law careers.
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NCAS’ Urban Teacher Education Program (UTEP) recently received a $2.5 million grant to improve teacher training in STEM subjects. UTEP held an information session recently to kick off the program.
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RU-N's Newest Americans project kicked off its short-documentary film series with "Notes for My
Homeland," the story of Syrian-American composer and pianist Malek Jandali. See full story here >>
NCAS students take part in ISSLE service-learning trips to Tanzania and India. See full story here >>
Chemistry Professor Michele Pavanello leads NCAS' advanced computing efforts. See full story here >>