Drs. Canada, Wilson, and Watts-Smith to Lead Projects that Will Build Intellectual Communities


Congratulations to professors Tracie Canada (CulAnt) Norbert Wilson (Divinity), and Candis Watts Smith (PolSci) who have been awarded Intellectual Community Planning Grants by the Provost's Office at Duke University. They will lead three collaborative projects: “Battle of the Blues: A Critical Study of Big-Time College Sport” (Canada); “Climate Change, Food Systems and Sustainability” (Wilson), and “Triangle Race, Ethnicity and Politics Incubator” (Watts-Smith). These projects involve faculty members from multiple disciplines, staff members, and partners from NC Central University, NC State, and UNC–Chapel Hill. Read more about their projects here.