The Michele Alexander Early Career Award for Scholarship and Service (Alexander Award) award was established in 2005 to recognize early career excellence in scholarship as well as in service. For this award, scholarship is defined in terms of substantive academic (theoretical, empirical, or applied) contributions to the psychological study of social issues, while service is defined as professional and/or community service. Congratulations to Dr. Asia Eaton!
In the Company of Women was created in 1989 as a way to unite the diverse population of Miami-Dade County by recognizing outstanding women who have impacted our community in a positive way. Dr. Darici will receive the award in the category of "Outstanding Woman in Science and Technology. Awards will be given out at the 29th Annual In the Company of Women Awards Ceremony and reception on March 8, 2017, at the Coral Gables Country Club.
Course Description: This interdisciplinary writing course, situated at the intersection of cultural studies, queer theory, and LGBT studies, introduces students to discourses and rhetorics of gender, sex, and sexuality.