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Coverage for grant AE-256242-17

Making Humanities Matter
David Dennis, Dean College

Grant details:

"Putting Science in Context. Dean College Receives NEH Grant to Transform Education in the Humanities" (Media Coverage)
Author(s): J.D. O'Gara
Publication: Franklin Town Pages
Date: 9/1/2017
Abstract: This article published in the local press after Dean College learned it had won an NEH grant contains an interview with Project Director, David Brandon Dennis, Ph.D.

"Takeda Moving US HQ to Boston Area" (Media Coverage)
Author(s): n/a
Publication: New England Cable News
Date: 9/18/2018
Abstract: This segment of an NECN news broadcast featured Travis McCready, president and CEO of the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center. During the segment Mr. McCready promotes Dean College and the NEH project course "Beyond Henrietta Lacks" as an example of innovative teaching and learning. Later in April 2019, Mr. McCready participated in a lab with students in "Beyond Henrietta Lacks" during the implementation phase of the project.

"Dean College Hosting Two Symposiums to Develop Courses That Infuse the Humanities with Science" (Media Coverage)
Author(s): n/a
Publication: Dean College Blog
Date: 7/20/2018
Abstract: The Dean College Blog featured a story about the two symposia that NEH project faculty participated in with external consultants. External consultants included Liliana Busconi, Ph.D. (Emmanuel College), Emily Hamilton, Ph.D. (University of Massachusetts Amherst), Florence Hsia, Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin Madison), and Susan Lederer, Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin Madison).