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  • An Evening With Bryan Hurt

    June 21 at 7:00 PM

    Please join us for Author Night at Gramercy Books as Capital University assistant professor of English and author Bryan Hurt will launch Everyone Wants to Be Ambassador to France (Red Hen Press, June 2018). This debut book is a collection of weird and wonderful stories illuminating hidden truths in life.

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    Summer Orientation

    May-June

    Get your first taste of life as a Capital student at one of our Summer Orientation Days. Get to know your classmates — they're CapFamily after all. Meet with an advisor, schedule your fall classes, have your Capital ID picture taken. Your transition to Capital starts now with CAP 101.

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    Save the Date: Welcome Weekend!

    Aug 16 - Aug 19

    Welcome Weekend will be here before you know it! Be sure to mark your calendar and join the CapFam as we welcome new and returning students, faculty, and staff for the 2018-19 academic year. We are excited for Fall 2018 and we know you are too!

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    • Reginald Dyck, Ph.D.

      Professor of English

      Dr. Reginald Dyck's published essays on Louise Erdrich, Simon Ortiz, Willa Cather, William Faulkner and Greg Sarris have directly shaped his teaching of their works.

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    • Kathryn Bell, Ph.D.

      Associate Professor of Psychology

      Dr. Kathryn Bell is a licensed clinical psychologist with expertise in interpersonal violence, trauma, behavior analysis and addictions.

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    • Saleem Saleem, Ph.D.

      Chair, Program Director, and Professor

      Dr. Saleem is a Chair, Program Director, and Professor of Social Work at Capital University, Columbus, Ohio.  He earned his Doctorate in Social Work from the University of Pittsburgh and his Masters in Social Work from the University of Washington. Dr. Saleem also graduated with a Master of Arts Degree in Sociology and Eastern Literature from the University of Karachi.

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    • Saurav Roychoudhury, Ph.D., FRM

      Professor of Finance & Economics

      Dr. Saurav Roychoudhury is an associate professor of Finance and Economics at Capital University.

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    • Dina Lentsner, Ph.D.

      Professor of Music

      As a musicologist, Dr. Lentsner is interested in the intersection of music and literature, primarily focusing on contemporary music.

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    • Elene P. Kent, Ph.D.

      Professor and Department Chair

      Dr. Elene Kent's areas of expertise are business management and teaching and learning pedagogies using instructional technology.

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    • Olga Shonia, Ph.D.

      Associate Professor

      Dr. Olga N. Shonia received her degree in Educational Policy Studies from Indiana University (Bloomington), and her degrees in Linguistics and TESOL from Russia and Norway.

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    • Jennifer Faison Hodge, Ph.D.

      Professor & Director of Clinical Partnerships

      Jennifer Hodge, Ph.D. Professor of Education Education Ruff Learning Center Room 234 614-236-6569 jhodge@capital.edu Biography Dr. Jennifer Hodge received the Capital University Cotterman Award for exceptional service to students through advising in 2007. She is past depart

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    • Paula Federico, Ph.D.

      Associate Professor

      Paula Federico, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Computer Science and Physics Mathematics, Computer Science and Physics Battelle Hall Room 116 (614) 236-6393 pfederic@capital.edu Biography Paula Federico was selected as a 2009-2010 Exxon Mobil Project NExT Fell

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    The 22nd Annual Symposium on Undergraduate Scholarship

    On Wednesday, April 18, 2018, Capital University celebrated its annual Honors Day with a symposium for undergraduate and graduate students featuring their original research projects and showcasing their scholarship activities. Capital University is an institutional member of the Council on Undergraduate Research.