Geneva College

 

 

Bradshaw Lee Frey

Brad FreyOffice Phone: 724-847-6558
bfrey@geneva.edu

Degrees Received

  • Ph.D. Social Foundations of Education, 2002, University of Pittsburgh
  • S.T.M. International Christian Studies, 1983, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary
  • M.Div., 1977, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary
  • B.A. Social Science, 1973, Geneva College

Courses Taught

Sociology Department:

  • Social Change
  • The Sociological Imagination
  • American Culture Studies
  • Sociological Investigation
  • Reconciliation: Gender, Class and Race
  • Deviant Behavior
  • Community
  • Social Groups
  • Social Institutions

Biblical Studies and Christian Ministry Department:

  • Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion
  • Foundations of Christian Thought
  • Holistic Missions in a Third World Context
  • Contemporary Adolescent Culture
  • Augustine

M.A. in Higher Education:

  • Sociology of Higher Education
  • Principles of Effective Teaching
  • Research in Higher Education
  • Diversity in Higher Education
  • Campus World Views
  • Church and University

M.S. in Organizational Leadership:

  • Leadership and Organizational Change
  • History and Theory of Leadership
  • Organizational Communication
  • Research

Education Department:

  • Social Foundations of Education

History Department:

  • The Vietnam War: An Interdisciplinary Study

Humanities Department:

  • Black Culture in the U.S.

Presentations/Publications

  • “Facilitating Segregation: Violence and Police Intervention in Pennsylvania Mill Town Schools, 1971-72.”  Midwest History of Education Society, The Chicago Inn Best Western, Chicago, IL, Oct 27,28, 2006.
  • Frey, Bradshaw.  “New Contours for American Youth Culture.”  Geneva Review, Number 4, June 2006.
  • Frey, Bradshaw.  “Pro Beaver Falls et Geneva.”  Geneva Review, Number 4, June 2006.
  • “The Post War Incursion of the Social Sciences on Education: The Critique of Christopher Lasch and David Riesman.”  Midwest History of Education Society, The Chicago Inn Best Western, Chicago, IL, Oct 21-22, 2005.
  • Frey, Bradshaw.  “Relinquishment and Reception: 25 Years of The Culture of Narcissism.”  Geneva Review, Number 2, February 2005.
  • Frey, Bradshaw.  Searching for a Public Morality to Empower Affirmative Action.@  American Educational History Journal, Vol. 31, Spring 2004.
  • Frey, Bradshaw.  “Reading Culture: A Bibliographic Essay.”  Geneva Review, Number 1, May 2004.
  • Shaping the Christian Liberal Arts College Through Moral Enquiry: A Conversation.@  The Schooled Heart: Moral Formation in American Higher Education, Baylor University, Oct. 30-Nov. 2, 2003.
  • Searching for a Public Morality to Empower Affirmative Action.@  Midwest History of Education Society, The Chicago Inn Best Western, Chicago, IL, Oct. 24-25, 2003.
  • Frey, Bradshaw.  Character Education in the 1980's: Still Living in the Shadow of William Holmes McGuffey.@  American Educational History Journal, Vol. 29, Spring 2002.
  • Frey, Bradshaw.  AW as Local School Redistricting Used for Racial Segregation?: An Historical Study of Beaver County School Districts, 1961-70.@  Ph.D.. Dissertation, Administrative and Policy Studies, School of Education, University of Pittsburgh, 2002.
  • Frey, Bradshaw.  United Presbyterians and Apartheid: A Clash of American Ideologies,@ S.T.M. Thesis, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, 1983.

Awards & Distinctions

  • 1986 Peter J. Steen Memorial Award for Excellence in Campus Ministry, Presented by the CCO, Hilton Hotel, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 2004 Excellence in Teaching Award, Geneva College, Beaver Falls, PA.

Affiliations, e.g., membership in professional organizations, etc.

  • American Educational Studies Association
  • Bread For the World
  • Citizens for Public Justice
  • First Presbyterian Church, Beaver Falls, PA
  • Midwest History of Education Society
  • Former Board Member, Saltworks Theater Company
  • Former Executive Committee Member, Beaver Valley Branch, NAACP
  • Congress for the New Urbanism

 

Point of Excellence

Since 1923, Geneva College has been accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Upcoming Events
Oct26
Reformation Day Service
Metheney Fieldhouse 6:30 p.m.

Nov01
Geneva Alumni & Friends visit "Annie" at The Benedum
Benedum Center, Pittsburgh 2:00 p.m.

STUDENTS
Geneva partners with Zipcar to offer car sharing
New program provides students a cost effective and sustainable alternative to car ownership on campus.
SERVICE
Service opportunities in Beaver Falls
Students can work with Tiger Pause and the Dare2XL programs.
CURRENT STUDENTS
Branches on campus
The Christian indie/folk band is kicking off the Three Past Three program on October 23.
COMMUNITY
Living in Color: Steppin’ Up—Moving from Theory to Action
The conference, which focuses on getting involved in multicultural issues, will be held Nov. 7-8.
GRADUATE PROGRAMS
MBA program to host Open House
An information session that includes a complementary dinner will be held at the Cranberry Regional Learning Alliance on Tue., Oct. 28.