Congratulations to Dr. William (Billy) Davis, who successfully defended his dissertation entitled, “Making Sense and Making Fun: Humor in the Context of Situational Meaning Making and Global Meaning” on on Friday, March 13th, 2015. Billy’s committee members included Drs. Joshua Hicks (chair), Rebecca Schlegel, Brandon Schmeichel, and Timothy Elliott. Dr. Davis has accepted a visiting lecturer position at Mt. Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts.