"Adventures in the Academy: Professors in the Land of Lincoln and Beyond captures well the joy, self-discovery and commitment of the academic
life as shared by professors at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville… in each of these essays it will be evident that the academic's adventure is
characterized by a multitude of emotions and experiences ranging from joy to disappointment to satisfaction to restlessness. In the end, the academic
adventure remains a personal path to experience and share…"
--from the forward by Paul Ferguson, SIUE Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, and Julie Hopwood, Assistant to the Provost for Policy and Communication.
LARRY LAFOND is Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and Associate Professor in the Department of English Language and Literature at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.
CHARLES BERGER is Professor in the Department of English Language and Literature at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.
ALDEMARO ROMERO is Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.
If you have ever wondered about the lives of University professors, this would be a good book to read. Read morePublished on January 6, 2011 by Interested reader
I finished reading this book last week. It is very engaging and very informative. While having made it through a Ph.D. Read morePublished on January 1, 2011 by Dr. Dupra