Professor of Psychology, Ludmila Praslova, recently presented at the 2013 WASC Academic Resource Conference in San Diego, California. Her presentation and research was especially unique due the active involvement of undergraduate and graduate students. If you would like to read more about the details of her presentations, please check out the links below.
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Aaron Daniel Annas’s students can.
On Friday, May 31,2013 at 7PM ET/PT, Inside World War II, a documentary for which Annas has three credits – Associate Editor/SFX Design, Finishing Editor, and Sound Effects Editor – will air on National Geographic Channel. According to the National Geographic, which has posted a trailer on YouTube, Inside World War II is a three-hour television event that provides a detailed visual timeline of the complex war, with personal, in-depth stories from veterans who fought in the deadliest conflict in human history. Inside World War II is the intimate story of the last global war, told by the survivors those who endured the front line’s bloody conflicts. Those who witnessed the brutality of combat give their unfiltered accounts. Included in the interviews are former prisoner of war and Slaughterhouse-Five author Kurt Vonnegut and the grandson of legendary general George S. Patton.
As an assistant professor of Cinema Arts who teaches courses in the communications department at Vanguard University, Annas brings a rich array of professional experience to the academic table. In addition to Inside World War II, Annas has been assistant editor on Great Lake Warriors (The History Channel) and editor of Parole Diaries (TVOne), in addition to many other films and projects.
Of all the shows he’s worked on, Annas says he is most proud of his work on Inside World War II. “This documentary had a huge team and tons of footage, including actual footage of WWII,” said Annas. “Because there were no sound recordings back then, we had to find sound sources for all the footage. So the families who provided footage will be seeing the documentary for the first time.”
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Kevin Walker, Assistant Professor of Political Science, recently had an essay published titled: “Between Divine Law and Modern Secularism” in Liberty and Security in an Age of Terrorism. For the full article and more publication information, please click here.