Posts tagged ‘Michael Schroeder’

Library of Congress Includes Dr. Schroeder’s Research in Web Archive

Dr. Michael Schroeder, professor of history, was invited to include his website covering the Sandino Rebellion in Nicaragua in the Library of Congress’ Handbook of Latin American Studies (HLAS) Web Archive. The archive is described as “part of a larger collection of historically and culturally significant websites that have been designated for preservation.” Dr. Schroeder’s research included about 20 LVC students who contributed in various ways to the website’s contents over the years.

Drs. Schroeder, MacLaren, and Cowart Noted in Frederick Douglass Speech Article

Dr. Michael Schroeder, professor of history, was acknowledged in a recent LebTown post, “Community oration of famed Frederick Douglass speech scheduled July 5 at LVC” for his partnership with the Lebanon County branch of the NAACP to establish an annual Frederick Douglass Community Oration at the College. President James MacLaren, Ph.D., and Dr. Monica Cowart, provost and vice president of academic affairs, participated in the second annual event as two of 44 community orators for Douglass’s “What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?”

Dr. Schroeder, Lebanon NAACP Featured in Lebanon Daily News

Dr. Michael Schroeder, professor of history, was interviewed for “Antiracist activism gains traction in Lebanon with chartering of NAACP and new protests,” in a recent Lebanon Daily News article. Dr. Schroeder was one of five members of the organizing committee who helped establish a new Lebanon County branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), the nation’s oldest and most prominent Civil Rights organization. LVC alumnus Cornell Wilson ’96 was one of the other five members.

Dr. Schroeder Interviewed for Bloomberg Law Environmental Justice Article

Dr. Michael Schroeder, professor of history, was interviewed for the recent Bloomberg Law article “Environmental Justice ‘Finding Voice,’ if Not Votes, in States” article. Dr. Schroeder said “The Pennsylvania Legislature has seen a surge of “environmental injustice” bills this year,” among other notes, in the article.

Nicaragua’s Most Prestigious Academic Body Names Dr. Michael Schroeder Honorary Member

On August 6, Dr. Michael Schroeder, associate professor of history, was inducted as an honorary member of the Nicaraguan Academy of Geography (Academia de Geografía e Historia de Nicaragua, or AGHN). Dr. Schroeder’s induction into the Academia was based on his published work on Nicaraguan history, and especially on his website on the Sandino rebellion against U.S. military intervention in Nicaragua (1927–1934), which houses nearly 4,700 primary documents on the period.