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A Revolutionary Fellow

Asef Bayat, sociology and Middle Eastern studies professor, was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship Grant in April along with five other University professors.

April 30, 2014

Five University professors have been awarded Guggenheim Fellowships, an award reserved for those “who have demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts.”  Of the five — Asef Bayat, Joy Harjo, David Deke Weaver, Catherine Prendergast, and St...

NBA 2013-14 midseason hoedown: Western Conference update

February 12, 2014

In the NBA, the West is best. No team from top to bottom is completely locked into hopelessness — every team has a legitimate case for a playoff berth within the next three seasons, which cannot be said of the Eastern Conference. In a conference where Golden State, a team that stole fans’ hearts in ...