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The Compass: The Newsletter of the College of Humanities & Social Sciences
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Faculty & Staff

Our professors are among the leading instructors at Rowan University, nearly all holding the Ph.D. and all experienced teachers. The Program Coordinator, American Studies Advisory Board, and Advising Director are senior faculty who are well published in their fields and accomplished educators. Trained in History, Political Science, Sociology, English, Teacher Education, Religious Studies and Philosophy, they care deeply about the quality of your university education.


American Studies Board

Emily Blanck - Program Coordinator

Christine DiBlasi - Program Secretary

Jim Abbott - Sociology

Bruce Caswell – Pol Sci.

Jayne Crowther -History

Melissa Klapper - History

Dr. Ray Foley – Teacher Education

Bruce Plourde - English

Cathy Parrish - English

Dianne Ashton - Philosophy


The American Studies Club Members