’ Essay Featured in High Country News
High Country News, a western environmental weekly out of Colorado, featured Adam Sowards’ essay
“Should nature have standing to sue?” in its January 19, 2015, issue. Within a day, a Pulitizer prize-winning columnist at the LA Times picked it up and expanded on the ideas. Per Adam, “This sort of audience and attention is new for me, but I think it is something that we can all be working toward.”
Congratulations to History Associate Professor Pingchao Zhu for being honored with the 2014 Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award by the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA). NACADA has a membership of over 10,000 individuals, from 2,400 institutions, and is an international educational association engaged in the work of promoting and supporting quality academic advising in institutions of higher education.
Professor Zhu is also the recipient of the 2014 Region 8 Excellence in Advising Faculty Academic Advisor Award for her continuing outstanding work in advising History students!