New English Jobs at Seton Hill University — Composition and Creative Writing

Two positions. Assistant Professor of Composition Institution: Seton Hill University Location: Greensburg, PA Category: Faculty – Liberal Arts – English and Literature Posted: 11/10/2008 Application Due: Open Until Filled Type: Full Time Seton Hill University invites applications for an Assistant Professor position in Composition, beginning fall, 2009. The faculty member will teach first-year composition courses, with a secondary teaching responsibility as a generalist in undergraduate English. Candidates should hold a…

2

Unhappy People Watch TV, Happy People Read/Socialize

A new study by sociologists at the University of Maryland concludes that unhappy people watch more TV, while people who describe themselves as “very happy” spend more time reading and socializing. The study appears in the December issue of the journal Social Indicators Research. Analyzing 30-years worth of national data from time use studies and a continuing series of social attitude surveys, the Maryland researchers report that spending time watching…