Tag: Humanities


  • #FirstGenBSU: Jackson Bartlett

    Dr. Jackson Bartlett is an Assistant Teaching Professor for the Ball State Honors College. Dr. Bartlett’s research agenda examines issues of race, class, and gender; economic sociology; urban sociology; and black neighborhoods. His work can be found in Issues in Race and Society and he is currently working on a book manuscript on the place […]

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  • Professor Jason Powell

    Dr. Jason Powell is currently an associate teaching professor of Honors Humanities at Ball State University. He also serves as Vice President for the Beneficence Family Scholars.  What goals do you have for your courses? I guess the goal of my courses is to incite opportunity for transcendence. I know this sounds cheesy, romantic, even […]

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  • #FirstGenBSU: Elizabeth Dalton

    Elizabeth Dalton, Associate Professor of Honors Humanities, has been a Ball State faculty member since 1991. Her fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction essays have appeared in a number of literary journals, including Clockhouse Review, Glassworks, and Adanna. She lives on a homestead near Mooreland, IN, with her husband, John, two dogs, two cats, and eight […]

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  • Professor Obed Frausto Gatica

    Dr. Obed Frausto earned his PhD in Philosophy of Science; Social Studies of Science and Technology at Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico. Dr. Obed Frausto has completed research fellowships at Harvard University in the United States, Cardiff University in Wales, and l’Université de Paris VIII Vincennes-Saint-Denis in Paris, France. In his doctoral dissertation, he worked […]

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  • Professor Jackson Bartlett

    Dr. Jackson Bartlett earned his BA in Urban Studies & Africana Studies at Wayne State University, and both his MA and PhD in African American Studies at Northwestern University. He started at Ball State in the fall of 2018. Here in the Honors College, he teaches the social science core, along with topics courses on […]

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  • News and Notes is Looking for an Assistant Editor

    The start to another school year means that new opportunities to get involved on campus are popping up everywhere. Ball State has such a wide variety of teams, clubs, and organizations that it seems like there’s something for everyone, and we might have the perfect opportunity for you. The Honors College is seeking applications for […]

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  • Associate Dean Amy Livingstone

    Amy Livingstone is Associate Dean of the Honors College and Professor of History at Ball State University. Before joining Ball State, she was the Director of the Honors Program and H.O. Hirt Professor of History at Wittenberg University. Dr. Livingstone is a scholar of the Middle Ages. Her books include Out of Love for My […]

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