American Indian Studies
Assistant Professor of American Indian Studies Robert Keith Collins co-curated "IndiVisible: African-Native American Lives in the Americas," the Smithsonian traveling exhibition which opened Feb. 8 at the Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabaaz Memorial and Educational Center in New York City. The exhibit focuses on the seldom-viewed history and complex lives of people of dual African American and Native American ancestry, telling stories of cultural integration and diffusion as well as the struggle to define and preserve identity. The exhibit runs through March 30.
Professor of Health Education Erik Peper co-presented the invited lecture, "Energy Gain Wisdom: Strategies for Maximizing Support and Emotional Wellbeing for Caregivers & Patients," at the NorCal CarciNET/UCSF 2014 Patient Conference, hosted by the NorCal CarciNET Community and UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Professor Emerita and former Chair of Journalism Betty Medsger's book, The Burglary: The Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover’s Secret FBI, was published by Knopf in January 2014.
Labor and Employment Studies
Associate Professor and Director of Labor and Employment Studies John Logan's article "The Mounting Guerilla War Against the Reign of Walmart," was published in the January/February 2014 issue of New Labor Forum.