Dean Rader

Faculty Spotlight: Dean Rader

Dean Rader’s writing spans poetry, painting, literary criticism, and translation. During our conversation, we discussed landscape, identity, and research.

Lois Ann Lorentzen photo credit Shawn Calhoun

Faculty Spotlight: Lois Ann Lorentzen

Lois Ann Lorentzen’s research and activist work has taken her to Mexico and El Salvador. During our conversation, we discussed how her experience as an activist and wilderness guide contributes to her work as an academic.

Center for Research, Artistic, and Scholarly Excellence

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Welcome to the blog sponsored by the Center for Research, Artistic, and Scholarly Excellence (CRASE) where researchers, scholars, and artists provide their expertise, opinions, and insights into some of the most relevant issues of our times.