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Peter Skerry

The immigration debate

It's time to bring the immigration debate 'out of the shadows,' writes Professor of Political Science Peter Skerry. Weekly Standard

Gregory Kalscheur, S.J.

New core curriculum courses

Beginning next fall, students will be able to fulfill their core requirements through team-taught or linked courses on a range of subjects newly approved by the Core Foundations Task Force, chaired by College of Arts & Sciences Interim Dean Gregory Kalscheur, S.J. BC Chronicle

Sheila Blair and Jonathan Bloom

China's back-road mosques

Tour 47 of China's oldest historic mosques with Calderwood University Professors of Islamic and Asian Art Sheila Blair and Jonathan Bloom. Saudi Aramco World

Republic of Letters

Recent books by Arts & Sciences faculty members

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Peter Krause

Torture Report

Political Science Professor Peter Krause did an extended interview with NECN on the implications of the Senate's Torture Report.

Tom Chiles

Vice Provost

Thomas Chiles, the Michael E. and Dr. Salvatore A. DeLuca Professor of Biology, has been named vice provost for research and academic planning. BC Chronicle

Research Highlight

T. Ross Kelly

Thanks to seniors Jaclyn Lundberg and Omar A. Khan, anyone with an Internet connection can now get a glimpse of Vanderslice Professor of Chemistry T. Ross Kelly's collection of scientific curiosities, each of which teaches a lesson about a law of science or nature. BC Chronicle | Kelly's 'Curiosity Cabinet' is featured by Chemical & Engineering News | Slideshow