Grant Programs

Grant opportunities are not available this year, but we will update the information when new opportunities open.

Below is a list of projects that have received grant funding.

2017 Grants                                                                                                                                                         

Group Grants
Grants awarded to groups for multiple faculty to work on more extensive redesign projects.

  •  Dr. Jeremiah Hower, Dr. Shivanni Jagessar, Dr. Lakshmy Menon, and Dr. Ada Monserrat, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
    Project:  Redesign of College Algebra
  • Dr. Marcy Ravec and Dr. Ligia Collado-Vides, Department of Biological Sciences
    Project:  Redesign of Biology Senior Seminar 

Individual Grants

  • Dr. Micheal Christie, Department of Biomedical Engineering
    Project:  Redesign of Biomedical Engineering Senior Design
  • Dr. Suman Kakar, Department of Criminal Justice
    Project:  Redesign of CCJ 4014 Criminological Theory
  • Dr. Adam Gorelick, Department of Religious Studies
    Project:  Redesign of REL 2011 Introduction to Religion and REL 3308 Studies in World Religions

2016 Grants                                                                                                                                                         

Individual Grants

Individual grants help fund faculty working to include or improve writing in their courses.

  • Dr. Uma Swamy, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
    Project:  Redesign of CHM 1045 General Chemistry I
  • Dr. Alok Deoraj, Department of Environmental & Occupational Health
    Project:  Redesign of IDS 3183 Health Without Borders
  • Dr. Elena Nuciforo, Department of Communication Arts
  • Project: Redesign of SPC 3210: Communication Theory

2015 Grants                                                                                                                                                         

Group Grants
Grants awarded to groups for more extensive redesign projects, such redesign of a course sequence.

  •  Dr. Tovah Bender and Dr. Joyce Peterson, Department of History
    Project:  Redesign of lower division writing intensive courses

Individual Grants

  • Dr. Eric Bishop-von Wettberg, Department of Biological Sciences
    Project:  Redesign of PCB 4553 Population Genetics
  • Dr. Tovah Bender, Department of History
    Project:  Redesign of EUH 4025: Saints, Relics and Miracles in Medieval Europe

2014 Grants:  Capstone Redesign Focus
Capstone redesign grants helped faculty to add writing to capstone courses within the major.

College of Engineering

  • Dr. Claudius Carnegie
    Redesign of EML 4905 Mechanical Engineering Senior Design Project
  • Dr. Michael Bienvenu
    Redesign of CGN 4802 Civil Engineering Senior Design Project
  • Dr. Berrin Tansel
    Redesign of ENV4891 Environmental Engineering Senior Design Project
  • Dr. Wilmer Arellano
    Redesign of EEL 4920 Electrical Engineering Senior Design Project

 Department of Criminal Justice

  • Dr.Rosa E. Chang, Dr. Timothy Goddard, and Dr. Carleen Vincent-Robinson
    Redesign of CCJ 4497 Criminal Justice and Public Policy

2013 Grants                                                                                                                                                         

Individual Grants

  • Dr. Marcy Lowenstein, Department of Biological Sciences
    Project: Redesign of PCB 4253 Developmental Biology
  • Dr. Andrea Queely, Department of Global and Sociocultural Studies
    Project:  Redesign of ANT 4340 Cultures of the Caribbean
  • Dr. Whitney Bauman, Department of Religious Studies
    Project:  Redesign of 3492 Earth Ethics:  Religion, Nature, and Globalization
  • Dr. Caroline Faria, Department of Global and Sociocultural Studies
    Project: Redesign of GEA 3600 Population and Geography of Africa
  • Dr. Barbara King, Department of Mathematics Education
    Project: Redesign of MAE 4310 Content and Methods of Teaching Elementary Math
  • Dr. Tim Goddard, Department of Criminal Justice
    Project:  Redesign of CCJ 4497 Criminal Justice and Public Policy

Group Grants

Communication Arts Faculty (Redesign of a Sequence):

  • Dr. Collen Malachowski
    Redesign of SPC 3301 Interpersonal Communication, COM 3120 Organizational Communication
  • Dr. Daniel Blauer
    Redesign of SPC 3513 Argumentation and Debate
  • Dr. Steven Schoen
    Redesign of COM 3417 Communication in Film*; SPC 3711 Gender and Communication
  • Dr. Nick Temple
    Redesign of COM 4462 Conflict Management; SPC 3230 Rhetorical Communication: A Theory of Civic Discourse*

* = Gordon Rule course