Now an assistant professor of higher education and student affairs, Phelps-Ward is analyzing the feeling of belonging among faculty and students of color and learning their experiences of community, climate and identity.
Articles by Scott Miller
Johnell Brooks contracted meningitis while a 21-year-old Clemson University undergraduate student. Inflammation settled on her occipital lobe, the brain’s visual processing center. For a period of time, she couldn’t see well enough to read. She couldn’t drive, either. “It had a huge impact on what I do now,” says Brooks, associate professor of automotive engineering. […]