The story of the Little Owl of Athens
University Studies Interdisciplinary Publications.
Interdisciplinary Publications-Teaching-Learning-Issues, White-papers, Monographs, Conference presentations/; Selected publications are available at the University’s repository and are available from TRACE and see list of University Studies adds content from their roster of Distinguished Scholars (winners of the annual award for contributions to interdisciplinary scholarship) and University Studies sponsored presentations at professional meetings.
an array of interdisciplinary classes–often offered only occasionally–is offered annually. In the most recent catalog (2021-2022) it lists course offerings under: UNST
Multidisciplinary groups of faculty with specific shared interests meet regularly under the auspices of University Studies which acts to facilitate communications across boundaries, find support for special projects such as conferences, forums, or publications.
Outstanding example: The Transdisciplinary Phenomenology Research Group has endured and proved extremely productive (papers, conference presentations, books)
Each year a Distinguished Interdisciplinary Scholar is elected. The award includes a stipend for summer research work and preparation of a statement. Awards are announced at the Annual University Studies Retreat where the previous year’s winner presents their research. Each year’s winner joins the University Studies Steering Committee as the oldest member rotates off.