A Personal and Professional Journey
The First Entertainment-Education and Positive Deviance Trans-Media Storytelling
Initiative Launched In India- Main Kuch Bhi Kar Sakti Hun- I, A Woman,
Can Achieve Anything.
Just Drum Roll - 2 from the Social Justice Initiative, UTEP
2013 Just Drum Roll -
1 from the Social Justice Initiative,
Honorary Professor Conferred on Singhal by Amity University (2020).
Singhal gives distinguished public lecture at Campbell University, North Carolina (February, 2019).
Singhal on Campbell Now TV, Campbell University, North Carolina (February, 2019).
Singhal in conversation with Gary Gunderson on Stakeholder Health Podcast on Positive Deviance (2019).
Singhal delivers the Andrew M Mellon Lecture at Hendrix University (2018).
Singhal honored with co-author Wang with the Best Paper (Editor’s Choice) in the American Journal of Public Health.
Singhal delivers the 2017 Anna Endowment Distinguished
Lecture, Anna University, Chennai, India.
Singhal’s co-authored piece on
East Los High
honored with the American Journal of Public Health, Editor’s
Choice 2017 Award for Best Publication.
interviewed on Connect (August, 2017), a publication of the
2015 TEDx presentation on The Positive Deviance Approach to
Solving Complex Problems
delivers the 2015 Carroll C. Arnold Distinguished Lecture on the
Positive Deviance Approach at the 2015 National Communication
A printed version of the lecture is available here.
Singhal gives lecture in Victoria, Canada, connecting the dots
in hindsight on his scholarship of positive deviance
Singhal invited to UK Houses of Parliament for global health
transforms learning experiences by using Liberating Structures
in his classrooms. A video by Center for Teaching and Learning,
Singhal Awarded Prestigious Elizabeth G. Andersch 2014 Award for Outstanding
Teaching, Scholarship, & Mentorship in the Communication Discipline
Singhal Chases End of the Scourge of Polio – UTEP News Story
Singhal Documents India’s Epic Triumph Over Polio through Unprecedented Macro
and Micro Communication Planning at Scale
Singhal Launches Just Legends Film Series in 2013 Featuring Albert Bandura,
Jerry Sternin, and Linda Rusch
Singhal and UTEP colleagues launch the FIRST DRUM ROLL Documenting the History
and Actions of Social Justice Initiative, Department of Communication
Singhal Takes Liberating Structures Global, UTEP News March 2013
Changemakers’ Videos Produced by Singhal on Positive Deviance, Liberating Structures, and Just Legends.
Singhal's work with Alejandra Diaz on Positive Deviance and Teenage Pregnancy
Featured in Psychology Today (2012)
work on Global Polio Eradication Board featured in the Standford
Social Innovation Review (2012)
Singhal's work on Entertainment-Education featured in the New York Times, 2012
Singhal to give keynote at the
2011 Global Conference on Entertainment-Education and Social Change
Singhal to lecture and serve as Schomburg Distinguished Fellow at Ramapo College
Singhal brings innovative
approach to Clinton School of Public Service
Arvind Singhal's work
with global polio eradication effort and local implications for his UTEP classes
Singhal to serve on Global
Polio Eradication Board.
Singhal appointed to
the Corporate Advisory Board of Cause Entertainment.
Singhal leads Social Justice
Initiative in becoming a founding member of a Global Consortium on
Peter Block's Foreword on Arvind Singhal's new book,
Everyone: Healing Healthcare through Positive Deviance.
Entertainment-Education and Social Change Wisdom Series
for the Oxfam-Novib led global E-E consortium.
Singhal and Lucia Dura author a book on Positive Deviance and Child Protection.
appointed William J. Clinton Distinguished Fellow at the Clinton School of
Singhal delivers 2009 Berkitt Williams Distinguished Lecture at Ouachita Baptist
Singhal serves as
CommerzBank Professor at University Technology of Chemnitz in Summer, 2009.
Singhal Awarded first Everett M. Rogers Award for Outstanding Achievement in
Singhal Wins Prestigious SSRC-ICA 2009 Award, Making it Two in a Row.
co-authors a monograph Pop culture with a Purpose: Using Edutainment Media for
Singhal cited in The New Yorker (June 5, 2006).
Singhal cited in Stanford Social Innovation Review (Winter, 2008).