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Faculty Meetings

Below are the scheduled dates for the 2016-17 faculty meetings. Meetings will begin at 4:30 p.m. in the Warch Campus Center.  Meetings are on Tuesdays except for the final meeting in June, which is on a Thursday.

Term I Term II Term III
September 27 January 17 April 4
October 25 February 7 May 9
November 15 March 7 June 8 (Thursday)

Faculty Achievements

Gustavo C. Fares Professor of Spanish

  • Book reviews published

    Thursday, September 10, 2015
    Type: Book reviews published

    “Acosta Cruz, María. Dream Nation: Puerto Rican Culture and the Fictions of Independence. New Brunswick: Rutgers UP, 2014. 206 pp. ISBN: 978-8135-6546-0.” 43.2 Chasqui 44.1 (Mayo 2015): 202-204.

  • Paper presented

    Thursday, September 10, 2015
    Type: Paper presented

    “Tango’s Cultural Diasporic Geographies.” 2015 North Central Council of Latin Americanists (NCCLA) Conference “Immigration, Emigration, Exile, and Return.” Carroll University. Waukesha, WI. September 24-26, 2015.

  • Articles published

    Friday, June 12, 2015
    Type: Articles published

    “Cultural Diasporic Geographies: Japanese in Latin America/ Tango in Japan.” Japan Studies Association Journal, Volume 12 (2014): 12-24.

  • Grants received

    Friday, June 12, 2015
    Type: Grants received

    Latino Americans. 500 Years of History. National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA). “The Common Good: Humanities in the Public Square” initiative. June 2015.

  • Book reviews published

    Thursday, September 10, 2015
    Type: Book reviews published

    “Neill, Paul B., and Stacie G. Widdifield, eds. Buen Gusto and Classicism in the Visual Arts of Latin America, 1780-1910. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico P, 2013. 292 pp. ISBN: 978-0-8263-5376-4.” Chasqui 44.1 (Mayo 2015): 230-232.

Katrina L. Nousek Hurvis NEH Fellow

  • Paper presented

    Friday, February 19, 2016
    Type: Paper presented

    “‘Beherrschen Sie wirklich all diese Sprachen?’: Narrative ‘YOU’ and Postcommunist Collectivity in Terézia Mora’s Alle Tage (2004).” Seminar presentation at German Studies Association Annual Conference, Washington, D.C. (October 2015).

Timothy X. Troy J. Thomas and Julie Esch Hurvis Professor of Theatre and Drama and Professor of Theatre Arts

  • Compositions completed

    Wednesday, February 24, 2016
    Type: Compositions completed

    Radio play: Stem Cell, a memoir

    Submitted 25 January 2016 for BBC Radio 4 new play program.

  • Paper presented

    Wednesday, February 24, 2016
    Type: Paper presented

    Auteur Theory: How a Stage Director reads Terry Gilliam’s, Brazil (1985) Prof. Timothy X. Troy

    Combining a careful read of Gilliam’s mise-en-scene, Troy gathers fragments of Gilliam’s biography with his contributions to Monty Python’s Flying Circus to explore how auteur theory helps explain Brazil’s unique visual vocabulary, its playful sensibility, and prescient impression of an Anglo-American dystopia.

    2 March 2016. Department of Film Studies. Queen's University - Belfast.

Adam M. Loy Assistant Professor of Statistics

  • Posters presented

    Wednesday, September 3, 2014
    Type: Posters presented

    Presented the poster "Visual Inference for Linear Mixed-Effects Models" at the Joint Statistical Meetings in Boston, MA in August

Catherine C. Kautsky Professor of Music and Chair of Keyboard

Meeting Minutes

The minutes from faculty meetings through 2011-2012 are located here. To see the minutes from September 2012 to the present, click on "Resources for Faculty" in the menu to the left.

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