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Five faculty members highlighted on national public radio segment

  • A portrait of Jeff Lowenstein
  • Ellen Schiller
  • Alan Steinman
  • Peter Wampler steers a raft down a river.
  • Karen Zivi

Posted on June 24, 2019

Five Grand Valley faculty members were highlighted for their research in "The Academic Minute," a popular segment produced by WAMC.

The faculty members did a "takeover" of the segment for a week, showcasing a wide breadth of research over the five days.

Participants included Jeff Kelly Lowenstein, assistant professor of multimedia journalism; Ellen Schiller, professor of education; Alan Steinman, director of Grand Valley's Annis Water Resources Institute; Peter Wampler, professor of geology and faculty-in-residence in the Honors College; and Karen Zivi, associate professor of political science in Honors.

The segments air each day on WAMC and are distributed nationally to public radio stations across the country. 

Find each segment online at academicminute.org