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tewari.jpgSonoma State University ethnomusicology professor Laxmi Ganesh Tewari announced this week that he will retire at the end this semester after a distinguished, 40-year career at SSU.

A leader in the ancient Gwalior tradition of vocal music, Tewari received extensive training in Hindustani classical vocal music at Banaras Hindu University under the guidance of renowned Indian artists Dr. Lalmani Misra, Pandit Madhav Vaman Thakar and professor B.R. Deodhar. He completed his doctorate in music in 1967.

"All through my life I have tried to combine the three main aspects of my life: performance, which is my worship, scholarship, and teaching," says Tewari.

John Sullins Receives IACAP Award

February 17, 2011 1:02 PM

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sullins.jpgDr. John Sullins, associate professor of philosophy, has been named the winner of the 2011 Herbert A. Simon Award for Outstanding Research in Computing and Philosophy by the International Association for Computing and Philosophy (IACAP).

He will present a plenary talk at the 2011 IACAP Conference, taking place July 4-6 at Aarhus University in Denmark.

goldsteins.jpgThe recipients of the 2010-11 Goldstein Award for Excellence in Scholarship are Dr. Kathy Charmaz, professor of sociology, and Dr. Anne Goldman, professor of English. The award, established by Bernie and Estelle Goldstein, recognizes the faculty who best exemplify the teacher-scholar model in their professional development at Sonoma State University.

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