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2005
Sandra Sufian, PhD, MPH, assistant professor of medical humanities and history at the University of Illinois-Chicago College of Medicine, will speak on the topic "HIV/AIDS in the Middle East: Issues and Solutions" on Nov. 14, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Guttenberg Information Technologies Center, Room 1400. >>
A book by Norbert Elliot, PhD, a professor of English in the department of humanities at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) has reopened the debate about the value of the SAT's writing test.On A Scale: A Social History of Writing Assessment in America (Peter Lang, 2005) looks analytically at the test.  It couples observations about current test practices with beneficiaries of those practices. The book is the first historical study of its kind. >>
Christopher Funkhouser, PhD, an assistant professor in the humanities department at NJIT, will bring his own brand of digital literature to a cutting-edge, technological university in Malaysia next spring. He will arrive at the Multimedia University in Cyberjaya, Malaysia, as a Fulbright Scholar. >>
A better understanding of why birds sing has led David Rothenberg, PhD, a professor in the department of humanities at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), on a journey into the seemingly disparate worlds of science, poetry and music. The result is the publication this month of Why Birds Sing (Basic Books). >>