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University News

Category: Humanities and Social Sciences

Professor Prudence Jones

Summer Soundtrack: The Boss is Back on Broadway and Montclair State

Professor explores work of Bruce Springsteen in summer course, weighs in on lyric debate

Professor Awarded $435K NIH Grant

Elaine Hitchcock receives National Institutes of Health grant for researching telepractice delivery of speech therapy

Photo of Milton A. Fuentes, professor and coordinator of Undergraduate Advising for Psychology, at Montclair State University

Psychology Professor Wins Distinguished Faculty Award

Milton A. Fuentes honored by NJ Psychological Association Academic & Scientific Affairs

Dr. Cole shaking hands with a parent attending commencement

Scenes From Graduation Week

Determined despite a pandemic, voices from the 2021 Commencement ceremonies touch hearts, offer hope for the future

Creating Spaces 2021

Creating Spaces 2021 Welcomes Industry Leaders

Interdisciplinary virtual conference highlights opportunities in the social sciences

Teresa Fiore

Italian Consulate Honors Teresa Fiore

Inserra Chair in Italian and Italian American Studies named “Knight of the Order of the Star of Italy”

Historical photo of Montclair suffragettes march for voting rights in 1912

University Honors Women in History

Virtual events in March will spotlight the theme ‘Valiant Women of the Vote’

In January 2020, New Jersey First Lady Tammy Murphy spoke at the third annual NJ Maternal Health Day at Montclair State University.

Nurturing More Equitable Maternal Health in New Jersey

University supports NJ First Lady’s effort to eliminate racial disparities in maternal and infant mortality

The first of Montclair State’s virtual speakers series featured Political Science and Law Professor Brigid Callahan Harrison; Peter Kingstone, dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences; and History Professor Leslie Wilson, associate dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

This is What Democracy Looks Like?

Montclair State scholars launch conversations on nation’s challenges

Nydia Monagas

Nydia Monagas Named to New Jersey Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect

Montclair State professor will help develop statewide child abuse prevention plan

Jennifer Brown Urban (left) and Miriam Linver, professors of Family Science and Human Development, and co-directors of the Institute for Research on Youth Thriving and Evaluation (RYTE Institute).

Character Matters

Research institute studies how to help youth develop mindfulness, gratitude, empathy, character and more

James Woodard

James Woodard Book Named Outstanding Academic Title of 2020

“Brazil’s Revolution in Commerce” earns designation from American Library Association