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

Geneva has a larger percentage of senior faculty than most U.S. colleges, with 45% being full professors compared to the national average of 25%.
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Upcoming Events
COMMUNITY
Red Cross presents Geneva the College of the Year Award
The campus community was honored for its support of the Red Cross Blood Program.
ATHLETICS
Super Fans bring back GT Victory Bell ring
The tradition was restored in honor of the volleyball win against Chatham.
ACADEMICS
Geneva leaps ahead in U.S. News 2015 Best College rankings
This year, Geneva climbs even higher in the Best Value, Best Regional College and Best Engineering lists.
STUDENT LIFE
Alexander Dining Hall completed
After a summer of renovation, the changes to Alexander Dining Hall are finished.
CAMPUSWIDE EVENTS
Academic Convocation officially opened the fall semester
First-year students were welcomed and faculty achievements were honored during the traditional ceremony.