Profiles in the Arts & Sciences


Profiles in the Arts & Sciences is a blog serving the faculty, students, and staff in the School of Arts and Sciences. Jon Kleinman conducts research and interviews, and writes each blog post. Banner logo designed by Kaitlin Janes.

Physics Students

Starting a Major in Physics: A Conversation with Assistant Professors John Estes and Matthew Lippert

Peter Ikeler against white brick wall

Sociology Professor Peter Ikeler Discusses Organized Labor and Economic Inequality in America

Dr. Bright Emenike

Chemistry Professor and Department Chair Bright Emenike Discusses Research and Career Opportunities in the Field

Zoom portrait of Professor Keisha Goode and student researchers Arielle Bernardin and Jernessa Cruickshank

Professor Keisha Goode, Arielle Bernardin, and Jernessa Cruickshank Study Black Midwifery and Reproductive Justice

Portrait of Dr. Fred Millán

Distinguished Service Professor Fred Millán on Diversity in Mental Health Counseling

Portrait of Andreya Castro

Graduate Andreya Castro (class of 2021), a medical scribe, prepares for graduate training as a Physician's Assistant.

Sendi Meija portrait

Graduate Sendi Meija (Class of 2019) reflects on her journey from Old Westbury Bio major to a Doctoral Program

portrait of Rahwa Haile

Public Health professor Rahwa Haile's work takes on health inequities

Portrait of Michael Kavic

Physics professor Michael Kavic explores multi-messenger astronomy

Portrait of Jasmine Mitchell

American Studies professor Jasmine Mitchell researches structural racism and the media in the US and Brazil