CAHSS and Effect

Canonball Episode 34: Conspiracy Theory and History (w/Dr. Clif Ganyard

Dr. Clif Ganyard is an Associate Professor of History and Humanities who earned his BA, MA, and PhD in History from SUNY at Buffalo.  His research and teaching interests include German and European history and culture, American history, science fiction, and jazz, and he has published work on German political culture. A noted teacher, he was awarded UWGB’s Founder’s Award for Excellence in teaching in 2010 and the UW Board of Regents Teaching Excellence Award in 2014.

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Happy Hearts: You Had Me at Romance: Romcommunism and Romance Media

On my second journey through the delightful world of Ted Lasso, I am struck again by season 2 episode 5, “Rainbow.” Ted explains the concept of “romcommunism” and its tenet that everything will work out in the end. The ending might not be what we expected, and the journey may be arduous, but rom coms reassure us of some version of a happily-ever-after (HEA) or happily-for-now (HFN).

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Canonball Episode 32: Model U.N. (w/Dr. Elizabeth Wheat)

Dr. Elizabeth Wheat is an Associate Professor in the Environmental Policy and Planning and Political Science programs at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay.  She teaches courses on environmental law, environmental policy, geopolitics, the American presidency, and more.  In this episode, she talks with Chuck and Ryan about her love of the Model United Nations where she competed as a student at Alma College. 

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