February 9, 2017

Diya Abdo, Sherry Giles Present at AACU Annual Conference

Diya Abdo and Sherry Giles presented papers at the annual conference of the American Association of Colleges and Universities, which took place January 24 - 28 in San Francisco, California. Diya presented on Every Campus a Refuge, and Sherry presented research on her community-based teaching and learning at Guilford College, as part of a panel, "Education as the 'Midwife of Democracy': Lessons Learned from Bringing Civic Engagement Deep into the Curriculum."

Diya is associate professor and chair of the Department of English and Creative Writing, and Sherry is professor and chair of the Department of Justice and Policy Studies, and interim chair of the Department of Peace and Conflict Studies.