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Kellogg Institute Announces 2017–18 Visiting FellowsKellogg Institute Announces 2017–18 Visiting Fellows
Kellogg Director Paolo Carozza has announced the results of the Institute’s annual Visiting Fellowship competition. Nine scholars representing four disciplines have been named 2017–18 visiting fellows.

Kellogg Community Members Receive GRRI AwardsKellogg Community Members Receive GRRI Awards
Members of the Kellogg community have garnered four awards from Notre Dame’s Global Religion Research Initiative (GRRI), which is directed by Faculty Fellow Christian Smith.

An “Accidental” Engaged AnthropologistAn “Accidental” Engaged Anthropologist
Faculty Fellow Catherine Bolten interviews Visiting Fellow Stuart Kirsch about his arc of work as an anthropologist interested in issues of development and in engagement with the communities he studies.

Kellogg Welcomes Journalist to the Visiting Fellows ProgramKellogg Welcomes Journalist to the Visiting Fellows Program
Journalist Katherine Corcoran, the former Associated Press bureau chief for Mexico and Central America, will spend the spring semester at Kellogg as the Hewlett Fellow for Public Policy.

Visiting Fellow’s Book Named to Bill Gates’s “Favorite Books of 2016” Visiting Fellow’s Book Named to Bill Gates’s “Favorite Books of 2016”
No one was more surprised than former Kellogg Visiting Fellow Archie Brown of Oxford University when his 2014 book appeared on a “favorite book” list compiled by Bill Gates.

Brazilian Fulbright Chair Asks Big QuestionsBrazilian Fulbright Chair Asks Big Questions
Brazilian Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Democracy and Human Development Henrique Carlos de Oliveira de Castro has reveled in the opportunity to think broadly and ponder big questions.

Al Stepan Champions “Twin Tolerations” in Return to KelloggAl Stepan Champions “Twin Tolerations” in Return to Kellogg
A major lecture by Al Stepan ’58 was an opportunity for Kellogg to celebrate a distinguished scholar and dynamic institution builder who has had close ties to the Institute since its inception.

Visiting Fellow Recognized for Research AchievementVisiting Fellow Recognized for Research Achievement
Visiting Fellow Amy Erica Smith has received the Award for Early Achievement in Research from the Iowa State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, where she is assistant professor of political science.

In Memoriam: Luis Eduardo GonzálezIn Memoriam: Former Visiting Fellow Luis Eduardo González

Kellogg Welcomes New Visiting FellowsKellogg Welcomes New Visiting Fellows
Seven new visiting fellows—an economist, a sociologist, an anthropologist, and four political scientists—are settling in at the Kellogg Institute, joined by four guest scholars.

Exploring the Dynamics of Civil War in ColombiaExploring the Dynamics of Civil War in Colombia
“There is so much we still need to learn about how wars are fought,” says Visiting Fellow Ana Arjona, who is conducting research on the legacies of war and how civilians make decisions in wartime.

Visiting Fellow to Join American Academy of Arts and SciencesVisiting Fellow to Join American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Visiting Fellow George Tsebelis of the University of Michigan has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the nation’s most prestigious honorary societies.

2016–17 Visiting Fellows Announced2016–17 Visiting Fellows Announced
Eight scholars and one journalist have been selected as next year’s Kellogg visiting fellows. They will conduct research on a range of issues related to democracy and human development around the world.

Kellogg Welcomes Five New Visiting FellowsKellogg Welcomes Five New Visiting Fellows
Five new visiting fellows bring their diverse backgrounds and academic pursuits to the Kellogg Institute this semester.




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