Graduate Liberal Studies Program

Student Projects and Final Project Defenses

Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (MALS) Final Project Defenses

Fall 2016

All Fall 2016 final project defenses are complete. Congratulations!

Mia Clifford successfully defended her final project titled "Monkey Junction: The Spindle Family Tale" at 6:00 pm, Wednesday, November 30, 2016 in Bear Hall, Room 102.

Melissa Slaven-Warren successfully defended her final project titled "Panic: A Memoir of Poverty and Anxiety" at 3:30 pm, Thursday, December 1, 2016 in Teaching Lab, Room 1053.

Summer 2016

There were no final project defenses during Summer 2015.

Spring 2016

All Spring 2016 final project defenses are complete. Congratulations!

Michael Arkinson successfully defended his final project titled "Soul Searching"at 12:30 pm, Friday, April 15, 2016 in Bear Hall, Room 110 (GLS Conference Room).

Susan Smyer successfully defended her final project titled "We Were Soldiers, Too: Agent Orange and Its Affects on American Female Soldiers in Vietnam, 1962 - 1972"at 1 pm, Friday, April 22, 2016 in Bear Hall, Room 110 (GLS Conference Room).

Renee Smith successfully defended final project titled "All Tomorrow's Parties"at 1 pm, Sunday, April 24, 2016 in Bear Hall, Room 110 (GLS Conference Room). Renee and her committee attended remotely via WebEx.

Steven Rhodes successfully defended his final project titled "4 to 1 Basketball Blog - The Mental Side of Coaching" at 10 am, Monday, April 25, 2016 in Bear Hall, Room 110 (GLS Conference Room).

Shannon McAniff-Brodeur successfully defended her final project titled "Developing My Own Personal Sustainability: What Does Sustainability Mean to Me?"at 1 pm, Tuesday, April 26, 2016 in Bear Hall, Room 110 (GLS Conference Room).

LaTasha Jones successfully defended her final project titled "Rise Up People! The Impact of Facebook and Twitter on the Black Lives Matter Movement" at 11 am Wednesday, April 27, 2016 in Bear Hall, Room 110 (GLS Conference Room).


Points of Interest

Fall 2016 - MALS Final Project Workshop Video (for students)

The Fall 2016 workshop was held from 6 - 8 pm, Monday, April 25, 2016, in Randall Library, Room 2005. Please click on the above link (underlined) to view the video of this workshop.

Fall 2016 - MALS Summer/Fall Orientation Video (for students)

The Summer/Fall 2016 Orientation was held from 1 - 3 pm, Monday, August 15th, 2016, in Randall Library, Room 2005. Please click on the above link (underlined) to view the video of this workshop.

Last Update: December 5, 2017