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Faculty Meetings

Below are the scheduled dates for faculty meetings. Meetings are held in the Esch-Hurvis Room of the Warch Campus Center and begin at 4:30 pm.


Term I Term II Term III
Tues, Sep 27 Tues, Jan 17 Tues, Apr4
Tues, Oct 25 Tues, Feb 7 Tues, May 9
Tues, Nov 15 Tues, Mar 7 Thurs, Jun 8



Term I Term II Term III
Wed, Sep 27 Thurs, Jan 18 Wed, Apr 11
Mon, Oct 16 Tues, Feb 13 Mon, May 7
Thurs, Nov 16 Fri, Mar 9 Thurs, Jun 7


Faculty Achievements

Gustavo C. Fares Professor of Spanish

  • Book reviews published

    Monday, January 5, 2015
    Type: Book reviews published

    “Fox, Claire F. Making Art Panamerican: Cultural Policy and the Cold War. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota Press, 2013. 362 pp. ISBN: 978-0-8166-7933-1” Chasqui 43.1 (November 2014): 219-221.

Robert F. Williams Associate Dean of the Faculty and Associate Professor of Education

  • Paper presented

    Wednesday, January 20, 2016
    Type: Paper presented

    Knocking it out of the park with edTPA: Strategies for success. Wisconsin State Music Conference, Madison, 28-31 October. Co-presenters: Matthew Arau & Brigetta Miller, Lawrence Conservatory of Music.

Peter Neal Peregrine Professor of Anthropology

  • Cross-Cultural Research.

    Type: Articles published
    Location: Handbook of Methods in Cultural Anthropology, Second edition, edited by H. Russell Bernard and Clarence C. Gravlee. AltaMira, Lanham, MD, pp. 561-600.
    Participants: Carol R. Ember and Melvin Ember
  • Grand Challenges for Archaeology

    Wednesday, January 1, 2014
    Type: Articles published
    Location: Publications of the National Academy of Sciences 111(3):879-880.
    Participants: K. Kintigh, J. Altschul, M. Beaudry, R. Drennan, A. Kinzig, T. Kohler, W. Limp, H. Maschner, W. Michener, T. Pauketat, J. Sabloff, T. Wilkinson, H. Wright, and M. Zeder

Rosa Tapia Associate Professor of Spanish

  • Grants received

    Wednesday, February 10, 2016
    Type: 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.

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

  • 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.

Scott Corry Associate Professor of Mathematics

Elizabeth Carlson Associate Professor of Art History

Eilene Hoft-March Milwaukee-Downer College and College Endowment Association Professor of Liberal Studies and Professor of French

  • Book reviews published

    Wednesday, July 22, 2015
    Type: Book reviews published

    Flore Vasseur’s En Bande organisée in The French Review in 88.3 (March, 2015).

    Julie Hétu’s Mot in The French Review in 88.2 (December, 2014).

    Lionel Duroy’s Vertiges in The French Review in 88.1 (October, 2014).

    Sylvie Germain’s Petites scènes capitales in The French Review in 88.1 (October, 2014).

Adam M. Loy Assistant Professor of Statistics

  • Papers published

    Saturday, September 20, 2014
    Type: Papers published

    Published "Are you Normal? The Problem of Confounded Residual Structures in Hierarchical Linear Models" in the Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics. (DOI:10.1080/10618600.2014.960084)

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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