Sean Ruday

An article co-authored by Assistant Professor of English Sean Ruday and Jen Wilson of the Field School of Charlottesville has been accepted for publication by the Virginia English Bulletin. This article, titled “‘Like Being on the Inside:’ Analyzing Advertisements with Adolescent Males” describes middle school boys’ experiences critiquing advertisements and provides educators with recommendations for […]

Gordon VanNess

Gordon Van Ness recently published an essay in the online James Dickey Newsletter titled “The Question of Poetics: James Dickey and the Modernists.” In addition, he has finished editing Death, and the Day’s Light, the last manuscript Dickey was working on when he died and which has been approved for publication by the Estate.

Thomas Wears

Dr. Thomas Wears, assistant professor of mathematics, has been selected to participate in Project NExT (New Experience in Teaching), a national professional development program for new or recent Ph.D.’s in the mathematical sciences intended to enrich all aspects (teaching, scholarship, service) of a faculty member’s career.  Dr. Wears is the fourth department member to be […]

Student Exhibition

“Short Twig: a collection of paper works” is an exhibition of prints, broadsides, and artists’ books consisting of handmade paper and various printmaking processes. This show features pieces created by current and former Longwood University Art students within the Printmaking/Book Arts BFA program. The artists include: Kevin Biddle, Caleb Briggs, Brittany Claud, Chelsea Colon, Andrea […]