Professional Achievement Honors Reward Excellence in Teaching and Scholarship
Four faculty members have been selected by the CSU, Chico Faculty Recognition and Support Committee to receive 2011–2012 Professional Achievement Honors. This year's recipients are Leslie Atkins, Science Education and Physics; Sherrow Pinder, Political Science and Multicultural and Gender Studies; Emilyn Sheffield, Recreation, Hospitality, and Parks Management; and Erik Wasinger, Chemistry. Eric Bartelink was also honored as the Outstanding Research Mentor.
"The Farther Shore": A Conversation with Rob Davidson About His New Collection of Short Stories
Bear Star Press recently released The Farther Shore, a story collection by Rob Davidson, English. His first book, Field Observations: Stories (Missouri, 2001), won the 2002 Maria Thomas Fiction Award. His second book is The Master and the Dean: The Literary Criticism of Henry James and William Dean Howells (Missouri, 2005). Davidson’s fiction, essays and interviews have appeared in Another Chicago Magazine, the AWP Writer’s Chronicle, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Indiana Review, Sycamore Review, Zyzzyva, and elsewhere.