Welcome back to Religious Studies News! I hope the academic year started well for you.
The October RSN issue is our most robust issue of the year. We have a lot of News to share: proposed bylaws changes; officer elections; CAW survey; awards; regional meeting calls for papers; etc. Our Spotlight on Teaching topic is “Teaching for Civic Engagement” and our Features cover a wide array of topics.
Many of you will be joining your friends and colleagues at our Annual Meeting in Atlanta later this month. You will find that this October issue has a large amount of information concerning the meeting as we wish to alert you to many of the special events and featured sessions.
Have you ever had trouble balancing your academic career with your personal life? Our Focus issue approaches work/life balance on a variety of levels and colleagues provide recommendations and strategies for promoting balance in your lives.
As promised, we have added several items to the website in the months since our last issue. Inside the Resources Menu are several delightful additions to the website, including: