2018 STARS Event

Spotlight on Technology, Arts, Research and Scholarship
September 6, 2018
Kennedy Union Ballroom

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. 

This fall, STARS will feature recipients of the 2018 Liberal Arts Catalyst Grants (LASC). The LASC Grants program is funded by the College of Arts & Sciences and was established to support faculty scholarship in the liberal arts. This includes scholarship from the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Arts divisions of the College. The LASC Grants program makes available, on a competitive basis, funds for scholarly and creative work that shows clear potential for increasing a faculty member's research productivity and advancing professional goals.


11:30 - Buffet Lunch

11:40 - Introduction

11:45 - Jason Pierce, Dean
Overview of the Liberal Arts Catalyst Grants

12:00 - Laura Vorachek, English
Late 19th Century British Women Journalists

12:30 - David Watkins, Political Science
Uses, Abuses of "Realism" in Political Theories of Immigration

1:00 - Dessert and Mixer

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STARS is an event sponsored by the Office for Research to showcase exciting advances in research and scholarship at UD, as well as to foster connections and collaboration among faculty, staff and professional researchers.

2018 STARS flyer

Details and Directions

Directions and Campus Map

(Visitors will need a parking pass. Passes can be obtained from the Visitor's Center next to P lot entering from Stewart Street or please call Danita Nelson, at 937-229-3515, ahead of time to make arrangements.)