• Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: Katie Alaniz and Dawn Wilson

    Dr. Katie Alaniz, assistant professor of Education, and Dr. Dawn Wilson, professor of Education,  presented on a panel at the TECCSES* Technology Consortium at the Pearland ISD district headquarters on May 10, 2018. The session was entitled “Back to the Future: Are You Ready?” It focused upon ensuring that schools, faculty, and students are prepared …

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    Culture Influencers: Joshua R. Farris

    Dr. Joshua R. Farris, assistant professor of Theology, has been awarded a fellowship to research at the Carl F.H. Henry Center at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in the Spring 2019. The Fellowship is a part of the Creation Project, lead by Thomas McCall, and funded by the John Templeton Foundation. In the Creation Project, the …

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    Culture Influencers: Christopher Hartwell, Joshua Sikora, and Jesse GrothOlson

    Christopher Hartwell, assistant professor of Cinema and New Media Arts, directed a sequence featured in the May episode of the History Channel documentary series, “The Tesla Files.” The scene was produced by Joshua Sikora, chair of the department of Cinema, Media Arts, and Writing, and Jesse GrothOlson, assistant professor of Cinema and New Media Arts, …

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    Culture Influencers: Timothy Ewest and Michael Weeks

    Dr. Timothy Ewest, associate professor of Management in the Archie W. Dunham College of Business, and Dr. Micheal Weeks, dean of the Archie W. Dunham College of Business, have contributed a chapter to the Springer Press publication, “Engaged Leadership.”  The book explores leadership theories which are fostering transformation within workplace settings. Their chapter explores the …

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    Culture Influencers: David Grubbs

    Dr. David Grubbs, assistant professor of English, interviewed Dr. Fred Sanders for the Christian Humanist Profiles podcast regarding a recent book, “Retrieving Eternal Generation” (Zondervan, 2017). This volume of essays was co-edited by Dr. Sanders and Dr. Scot Swain (Reformed Theological Seminary Orlando). Dr. Sanders is a systematic theologian and a professor in Biola University’s Torrey …

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    Culture Influencers: David J. Davis

    Dr. David J. Davis, assistant professor of History, published an article, “Rapt in the Spirit: The Ritualizing of Divine Revelation in Early Modern England,” in The Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (Duke UP). The article is part of Dr. Davis’s larger research project on divine revelation, The Culture of Revelation in England, 1400-1700 …

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    Culture Influencers: Joshua R. Farris

    Dr. Joshua R. Farris, assistant professor of Theology, has co-authored a biographical sketch and documentary history of New England theologian and pastor Maltby Gelston with S. Mark Hamilton in the Jonathan Edwards Studies Journal. The present article represents some of the contributions made to the Edwards and New England literature in a forthcoming introduction and …

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    Culture Influencers: Philip Tallon

    Dr. Philip Tallon, assistant professor of Theology, presented two papers at the 2018 Wesleyan Theological Society meeting in Cleveland, Tennessee. The papers were on “The Theistic Argument from Beauty” and “The Redemption of Humor: Re-examining the Early Christian Concept of Comedy.” He also recently signed a contract for a new book with Seedbed Publishing, “The …

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    Culture Influencers: Levon Hayrapetyan

    Dr. Levon Hayrapetyan, professor of Business and department chair of Management, Marketing and Business, presented a paper entitled, “Random Consistency Indices for Analytic Hierarchy Process “at the International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines Conference held in Dallas in April, 2018. In this research, a simulation was created to generate random consistency index for …

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