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Faculty Feature: Ilyse Morgenstein Fuerst

Assistant professor of religion Ilyse Morgenstein Fuerst explains how she harnesses the power of technology – specifically, Twitter – to help students form deeper connections with classmates, academics, and the larger world.

Morgenstein Fuerst is the director of UVM's Middle East Studies Program, and specializes in religions of South Asia. You can follow her on Twitter @ProfIRMF.


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What makes our faculty members tick? In this video series, get up close and personal with our professors. Hear them talk about their passions, their paths to UVM and why they love what they study, from the mysteries of Lake Champlain's sculpin to the stories of homeless children in Pakistan.