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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)|
Sonja L. Downing Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology
Wednesday, January 1, 2014Type: Offices (held/appointed to)Location: Ecomusicology Newsletter
Gustavo C. Fares Professor of Spanish
Saturday, September 27, 2014Type: Books publishedLocation: Buenos Aires: Dunken,
The Immense Minority discusses the construction of Latino identities, their history, and cultural and political expressions—and proposes new ways to think about the social and individual identities of minority groups.
Jake Frederick Associate Professor of History
Friday, January 15, 2016Type: Conferences/Meetings/Seminar
Commentator for a panel "Where are the Indians?: The Hidden Ethnohistory of Nineteenth-Century Latin America" at the American Society for Ethnohistory conference.
Robert F. Williams Associate Dean of the Faculty and Associate Professor of Education
Tuesday, May 5, 2015Type: Paper presented
Paper: "Distributed cognition, gesture, and impromptu teaching." Presented in the session “Learning sciences: Processes of learning and interaction in context” at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association, Chicago, 16-20 April 2015. Second author: Simon Harrison, University of Nottingham Ningbo, China.
Steven Spears Associate Professor of Music
Friday, January 31, 2014Type: PerformancesLocation: Appleton, WIParticipants: Dr. Cathy Kautsky
The first of many performances to be scheduled of Schubert's song cycle, Winterreise. Preparation of this was helped by a grant from Lawrence.
Terry L. Gottfried Professor of Psychology
Thursday, February 13, 2014Type: PresentationsLocation: Centre for Research on Brain, Language, and Music, Invited Lecture as Fulbright Visiting Research Chair, McGill University, Montréal, QC, Canada
Timothy X. Troy J. Thomas and Julie Esch Hurvis Professor of Theatre and Drama and Professor of Theatre Arts
Thursday, June 19, 2014Type: PerformancesLocation: MetroStage Theatre Alexandria, Virginia
THE SPARKS FLY UPWARD follows three families in Berlin, two Jewish and one Christian, during the Holocaust. The Sparks Fly Upward begins on October 28, 1938 with the deportation of Polish Jews residing in Germany to Poland and concludes with the liberation of Berlin in May 1945 and the re-dedication of the Neue Synagogue in Berlin in 1995.
Carol L. Lawton Ottilia Buerger Professor of Classical Studies and Professor of Art History
Monday, September 19, 2016Type: Articles published
"The 'Totenmahl' Motif in Votive Reliefs of Classical Athens," in Dining and Death: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the 'Funeral Banquet' in Ancient Art, Burial and Belief (Colloquia Antiqua 16), ed. C. M. Draycott and M. Stamatopoulou, 2016, pp. 385-404.
Elizabeth Carlson Associate Professor of Art History
Saturday, March 1, 2014Type: Articles publishedLocation: Winterthur Portfolio
Rosa Tapia Associate Professor of Spanish
Wednesday, February 10, 2016Type: Grants received
Project Director for a $7,585 grant from the Wisconsin Humanities Council with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities. The grant provides funding for an ongoing series of events titled "Latino Americans: 500 Years of History," which includes Lawrence’s fifth annual Latin American and Spanish Film Festival on April 20-23, 2016. The festival highlights award-winning contemporary cinema from around the Spanish-speaking world and it hosts visits from international filmmakers and renowned experts in Latin American film and culture.