Erin Benay, PhD Rutgers art history, 2009, has been named Distinguished Scholar in the Public Humanities by the Provost's Office of Case Western Reserve University. This honor recognizes Professor Benay's contributions to the field and to the university in working to achieve "greater social impact" through disciplinary ingenuity and community collaboration. As part of her appointment, Prof. Benay will deliver an annual lecture showcasing her work to the broader CWRU and Cleveland community. To read more about the work Prof. Benay has been doing in Public Humanities, please visit Humanities For All (