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Congratulations to Debapriya Sarkar who’s doctoral thesis,  “Possible Knowledge:  Forms of Literature and Scientific Thought in Early Modern English,” has been awarded the Shakespeare Association of America’s 2015 J. Leeds Barroll Dissertation Prize.

Evie   ShockleyThis prize is designed to honor tenured professors who make exceptional connections between their academic research and their teaching.

Elin Diamond Prof EnglishProfessor Elin Diamond, an internationally-recognized scholar of comparative drama and formerly Director of Graduate Studies in Comparative Literature, has won the 2017 Geoffrey Marshall Mentoring Award granted by the Northeastern Association of Graduate Schools.

Cheryl A.   WallThe Daniel Gorenstein Memorial Award, named to honor the memory of a noted mathematician and Rutgers University Professor, is awarded to a Rutgers faculty member who best exemplifies imaginative research and dedicated and exceptional service to the University.  I’m sure you will agree that Cheryl amply deserves such a commendation.

Cheryl Wall is only the second member of our department to win this award--and the first in nearly twenty years.

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