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Melissa (Famiglietti) Rodriguez
Black History Month: The Journey of Us   In a pretty interesting pedagogical technique, Google Earth commemorates Black History Month with a fascinating tour of Black History historical spots on today's Google Earth map.   As long as you don't mind some mild motion sickness, it can be quite a conversation starter to see the "zoom effect" of…
Suzanne McCormack
In a May 2017 blog I shared my favorite short research assignment, which requires students to conduct secondary source research to place photographs and artwork from the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries into historical context. I’ve thought a lot about that assignment over the past week since Virginia Governor Ralph Northam’s medical school yearbook… (Show more)
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Suzanne McCormack
While a good number of my students are General Studies and Liberal Arts majors, an even greater number are planning careers in the fields of health care, business, and engineering. Our community college is particularly strong in nursing education and allied health sciences so I am increasingly aware of the need to incorporate health-care related… (Show more)
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Suzanne McCormack
Last October in a blog titled [My] Research Seminar I introduced the Macmillan Community to the research project I am working on during my semester-long sabbatical -- a study of care of the mentally ill in Massachusetts and Rhode Island during the first half of the twentieth century. Last fall as I wrote that blog I was trying to imagine what a… (Show more)
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Sonya Tiratsuyan
AHA Bedford Challenge Poster Come take the Bedford Challenge and your next cup of coffee is on us!
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Chelsea Simens
Click to view contentWill you be in NYC in early February? Don't miss the opportunity to hear renowned author, Colin Calloway, speak at the historic Fraunces' Tavern!The Indian World of George Washington — Fraunces Tavern Museum 
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