There is no longer a swimsuit parade in the Miss America pageant, and reactions are pouring in. “I’m very skeptical," says Maggie Hennefeld, an assistant professor of cultural studies and comparative literature. "This re-branding seems like a blatant PR move."
The Department of Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature (CSCL) is a multidisciplinary program in the College of Liberal Arts. Our undergraduate and graduate courses examine how cultural and artistic practices around the globe reflect and transform
ways of knowing, of feeling, and of acting politically. They also underpin conceptions of both individual and collective social identity.
While writing has always been a passion for Erik Williams, being able to ask the good questions—such as, "What is really going on here?"—has been a powerful tool for him to help leaders find the best people to staff their teams.