Course Releases

Faculty Course Release Grants awarded in 2017

Eppinga, Robbin (Fall – 2017)
25% course reduction to work on a project titled “Compiling, Editing and Publishing Curricula Addressing Pressing Questions at the Intersections of Science and Faith” and other related research and scholarly projects.

Lappenga, Ben (Fall – 2017)
25% course reduction to work on a book about Legacies of Violence and the Apocalyptic Paul.

Mulder, Dave (Spring – 2017)
25% reduction in teaching load to work on research projects in Educational Technologies and contribute to the development of BOLT 102.

Ploegstra, Jeffrey (Spring – 2017)
25% course reduction to work on increasing institutional capacity for service and research in the areas of gene expression and genomic quantification.

Ploegstra, Jeffrey (Fall – 2017)
12.5% course reduction to work on a project titled “Exploring the Microbiome of Intermediate Wheatgrass” and related genetic research collaborations.

 

Taylor, Jeff (Spring – 2017)
25% course reduction to co-author a book on the Historical and Ideological Context of Donald Trump.

van Vliet, Jan (Spring – 2017)
25% course reduction to co-author a revised book with Calvin Seerveld titled "How to Read the Bible to Hear God Speak"