In the Spotlight: Sept. 19, 2014

Kudos to these faculty, staff and students

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  • Members of NAU’s Department of Politics and International Affairs participated in a number of conferences over the summer:
    • Zachary Smith, Regents’ professor, presented “Public Art for Management: The Stages of Public Art Development Around the World” during the International Conference of Management and Behavior Sciences in Calgary, Alberta.
    • Department chair Lori Poloni-Staudinger presented “Scared of Women and Mothers? Media Framing and Gendered Reactions to Men and Women Terrorists” and graduate student Matt Evans presented a poster, “A Softer Logic: The Role of the Moral Agency of the Soldier in the Petty Sovereign and the Broader Field of the Exception” during the American Political Science Association Conference in Washington, D.C.

      Staudinger also recently co-authored an article titled,“Gendering Abbottabad: Agency and Hegemonic Masculinity in an Age of Global Terrorism,” published in Gender Issues journal.