Honors, Awards and Media

Honors and Awards: 2009-2018

  • Temple University Globalization Grant, Project title: “Temple in the Caribbean: Premise and Projection for Future”
  • Temple University, Presidential Award, Project title: “From Harlem to Pittsburgh: Mapping African American Authors, Narrating Their Stories”
  • Temple University, Study Leave, Sabbatical, Fall 2018.
  •  Temple University, CHAT, Inter-disciplinary Research Group, Grant,  2016- 2017
  • Temple University, Global Studies Program, Grant, Spring 2016
  • Temple University, Excellence in DAAAS, Faculty Distinction Recognition, Spring 2016
  • Pennsylvania Black Caucus Citation and Award, “Preservation of Pennsylvania History: Underground Railroad Conference, 11th Year”
  • J.Howard Wert Award, “History of Abolitionism in Gettysburg”
  • Academic Consultant, Mercer Museum, Pennsylvania Humanities Council-funded project, “Museum Theater Performance Development on Civil War and the Underground Railroad.”  (2011-2012).
  • Temple University Study Leave, (Sabbatical), Fall Semester, 2010.
  • Temple University, Community Based Learning Teaching Circle (CBL)  Award, January, 2010. Title: “In Our City of Brotherly Love: Philadelphia’s Contribution to History of Freedom” Supervisors: Eli Goldblatt and  Pamela Barnett.
  • Commonwealth Speaker, Pennsylvania Humanities Council, 1994-2009;
  • Temple University, CLA/CHAT Humanities Fellowship 2009.

Selected Media Interviews and Panels:

“60 seconds by Bob Greenberg,” May 2017.

Azuka Theater, Philadelphia, September 22, 2013, “Dutch Masters.”

Media-Interview NBC 10 News, October 24, 2011

“Turkey in the News: People and Beyond” with Katy Zachry. Anchor, NBC.

Media Interview (In-person): December 2010, 2011

Corinne Castro, Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology Department. Recorded. “Women of Color Navigating the Academy: The Discursive Power of Professionalism.”

Interview, June 13, 2010, Philadelphia Inquirer, “Fuller Takes His Civil-rights Focus to a New Genre.”