Congratulations to Dr. Anna Erwin (PGG), who is the 30th doctoral student affiliated with the Institute for Policy and Governance to complete their work since the Institute’s founding on July 1, 2006! Dr. Erwin successfully defended her dissertation on Monday 4/24. The title of her work was "Participation in a Shifting Global Context? A Case Study of Labor and Faith in the American South." A special thank you to committee members Barbara Ellen Smith (Sociology), Kim Niewolny (Agricultural, Leadership and Community Education), Andrew Scerri (Political Science) and by proxy for Professor Scerri, Anne Khademian (School of Public and International Affairs). Max Stephenson served as committee chair.