Felician Professor Named to Prestigious Group

Felician College English professor Dr.  Margaret Gardineer has been elected to serve as a delegate to the Modern Language Association (MLA), a prestigious organization which serves English and foreign language teachers.

 

Founded in 1883, the MLA provides opportunities for its members to share their scholarly findings and teaching experiences with colleagues and to discuss trends in the academy. The MLA, which boasts more than 30,000 members, also works with related organizations, and sustains one of the finest publishing programs in the humanities.

 

As one of approximately 280 international delegates, Dr. Gardineer will be required to provide considered judgments regarding the nature of the profession and standards for scholarship and education in the humanities.

 

The Delegate Assembly also informs accrediting agencies such as Middle States regarding standards for best practices for colleges and universities.