You are hereCollege of Arts & Sciences › 2011 Acumen
The life and love of Joe Coogan … endless imagination … Walden comes to life
Constructing gender in fiction … Plato’s two paradigms … what’s in a name?
THE NATURAL SCIENCES
High topography in Mongolia … costeffective gas separation … financial modeling … creating fibers from tellurite glass
THE SOCIAL SCIENCES
Napoleon and the shaping of the Atlantic ... the role of tipping ... digital civic engagement
THE LAST WORD
by Anne Meltzer
professor of earth and environmental sciences
Research on cell replication and differentiation may one day affect cancer treatments, genetic testing and antibiotics.
CITY ON A HILL
Three professors are inspired by 18thcentury Moravian Bethlehem.
Globalization has become a hallmark of the 21st century. But do we understand it?
A CABINET OF WONDERS
The West African religion of vodun fascinates an artist.