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Faculty in the News

  • Religious Studies

    David Pinault

    June 2, 2022

    David Pinault talks about looking at Islam through a Catholic lens.

  • Margarita Levantovskaya


    Margarita Levantovskaya

    June 2, 2022

    Maggie Levantovskaya talks about why NTT faculty have fought so hard for so long to unionize and why organizing your workplace—in higher ed and beyond—is so important.

  • Erick Ramirez


    Erick Ramirez

    May 25, 2022

    Erick Ramirez weighs in on whether police VR creates empathy or is an expensive distraction.

  • Tom Plante


    Tom Plante

    May 24, 2022

    Tom Plante weighs in on ways to process yet another mass shooting.

  • Modern Languages & Literatures

    Abel Cruz Flores

    May 23, 2022

    Cruz Flores was among the first recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in 2012. On May 19th, he earned his Ph.D. at Georgetown.

  • Birgit Koopmann-Holm


    Birgit Koopmann-Holm

    May 17, 2022

    Birgit Koopmann-Holm explains how compassion is different across cultures, including the acceptance of negative emotions.

  • Rohit Chopra


    Rohit Chopra

    May 4, 2022

    Rohit Chopra wrote a piece exploring the claim that India is on the brink of genocide against its Muslim citizens.

  • Peter Minowitz

    Political Science

    Peter Minowitz

    May 3, 2022

    Peter Minowitz wrote an opinion piece about how journalists and scholars regularly mischaracterize legislation against critical race theory, wrongly implying that discomfort-creating lessons are illegal.

  • Kai Harris


    Kai Harris

    April 21, 2022

    Kai Harris explains why it was so important to her to tell a story about Black girlhood.

  • Jim McKenna


    Jim McKenna

    February 8, 2022

    Jim McKenna explained proper baby sleeping in an article about the science of healthy baby sleep.