College earns grants: Civil War teacher workshops, student-faculty research

The National Endowment for the Humanities and National Institutes of Health provide nearly $500,000 in funding.
Gettysburg College was recently awarded two grants that will both bring K-12 teachers to the College and battlefield to learn more about the Civil War and benefit student-faculty research in psychology.

The National Institute Of Mental Health of the National Institutes of Health recently awarded a grant to support psychology Prof. Steve Siviy’s research over three years. The $298,480 grant, funded through the NIH Academic Research Enhancement Award (AREA) program, will support his research project on early experiences, oxytocin, and dysfunctional play of the Fischer 344 rat.

Read more about NEH’s grant and the NIMH and NIH AREA program grant