Kenyon Faculty Awarded ACLS Fellowship

Congratulations to Joy Brennan, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, for receiving a Robert H.N. Ho Family Foundation Research Fellowship in Buddhist Studies with support from ACLS. Abstract The proposed book offers a new account of central doctrines of the early Yogācāra school by situating them within a medical-therapeutic model analogous to that of the fourContinue reading “Kenyon Faculty Awarded ACLS Fellowship”

Kenyon Faculty Awarded Fellowship

Congratulations to Frankie Gourrier, Assistant Professor of American Studies and History, for receiving a Woodrow Wilson Foundation Career Enhancement Fellowship from the Institute for Citizens and Scholars. The Career Enhancement Fellowship seeks to increase the presence of underrepresented junior and other faculty members in the humanities, social sciences, and arts by creating career development opportunitiesContinue reading “Kenyon Faculty Awarded Fellowship”

Book Publishing Webinar

Williams College will be hosting a webinar panel discussion on academic book publishing and has invited Kenyon faculty to attend. It is scheduled for Thursday, May 20, 2021, 4-5 PM ET.  Please contact us by email (OSFP@kenyon.edu) for the Zoom link and password. Info: Sponsored by the Office of the Dean of the Faculty, theContinue reading “Book Publishing Webinar”

Planned Expansion for NSF

A recent article in Science  detailed the possible $50 billion budget increase for the National Science Foundation as part of President Biden’s $2.3 trillion proposal for improving our nation’s aging infrastructure.   This investment includes $35 billion towards combatting climate change, as well as to create an additional agency, the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Climate (ARPA-C) forContinue reading “Planned Expansion for NSF”

Fulbright Meet & Greet

On Monday, April 26th, from 10:30-11:30am, OSFP will host an informal “drop-in” session with several of Kenyon’s past Fulbright Scholars available to offer insight, tell stories, provide application pointers, and answer questions that you might have about the program and/or living abroad. You are welcome to stay for the entire hour, or simply pop inContinue reading “Fulbright Meet & Greet”

Faculty Publication: White Pants

Wendy MacLeod, James Michael Playwright-in-Residence/Professor of Drama, will present her play “White Pants” as part of PERIOD PIECE, showing during the month of April. Each evening of this production will feature a cast of 12 unique performers and her play will be presented the first night, on April 12th. Filled with humor, honesty and aContinue reading “Faculty Publication: White Pants”

NSF Info Session, Q&A, 1:1 Appointments

OSFP will welcome Dr. Amanda Ingram, NSF program officer, for a February 26 information session which will include Q&A from 9am to approximately 10am, followed by 1:1 30-minute sessions until 1:00ish – by reservation only. Biologists and Biochemists will find these 1:1s particularly useful, but all are welcome to make appointments. RSVP by February 19thContinue reading “NSF Info Session, Q&A, 1:1 Appointments”

ACS Submission Process Changes

ACS announces changes to the proposal submission process for the new year. The first group using the new portal will be proposals for the Petroleum Research Fund (PRF) from noon February 15, 2021  to 5:00 pm EST March 12, 2021. You will be required to obtain an American Chemical Society (ACS) Network User ID toContinue reading “ACS Submission Process Changes”