USF Center for Research, Artistic, and Scholarly Excellence. Video credited to Woo Nguyen

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Academic Freedom in Dangerous Times: A Panel Discussion

Wednesday, October 10, 3:30–5 p.m.
Zief Law Library – 201 Terrace Room

Laptop with stack of folders on table on white background

No-Shame Stats Refresher

Friday, October 19, 12–3 p.m.
Gleeson 220

Collaborate More. Start Small. Think Big.

In some ways, Faculty Research Circles could be seen as building a 21st century rolodex or academic network. Before joining or creating a new Circle, consider your interests in big picture terms that extend beyond departmental or disciplinary boundaries.

Human Rights Circle

26 Members

Julie Nice

Faculty Spotlight: Julie Nice

Before going to law school, Julie Nice worked as a domestic violence advocate. During our conversation, we discussed the importance of telling the stories behind cases and how her students inspire her.

Blogging and Advocacy for Social Justice

In this workshop, Huffington Post blogger and USF Associate Professor Rick Ayers (Teacher Education) shared writing prompts and exercises to connect with readers and promote extended public discourse in crucial issues.

Lusheck presenting on Rubens

Thinking Through Drawing: Rubens and the Rhetorical Art of Eloquence

Following the recent publication of her monograph, Rubens and the Eloquence of Drawing, Associate Professor Kate Lusheck (Art History & Museum Studies) discussed the graphic art of the great, seventeenth-century painter, Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, 1577-1640) in light of the historical and rhetorical concept of eloquence.

Millar and Negrón-Gonzales leading workshop

Developing a Five-Year Plan

This interactive workshop, designed for early-career faculty, provided a framework and tools to create a five-year plan to help faculty achieve their professional goals in the academy.