- June 6, 2016 at 10:56 am
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- May 30, 2016 at 2:45 pm
- May 30, 2016 at 2:29 pm
Adriana Estill, Associate Professor of English and American Studies, is presenting a paper at the Latin American Studies Association in New York City on May 30 titled "Exotically Excessive: How the U.S. Imagines the Telenovela Imagines Latinas." Earlier this year she was invited to present "La máquina transnacional de las telenovelas: traduciendo y trasladándose" at the Coloquio Internacional: Más allá de los bordes y las fronteras; transnacionalismo y creación that was held October 13 through 15, 2015 at the famous Casa de las Américas in La Habana, Cuba.
- May 30, 2016 at 1:23 pm
- May 16, 2016 at 2:46 pm
Justin London, Professor of Music and Cognitive Science, chaired a session on "Malleable Meters" at the annual meeting of Music Theory Midwest held at the University of Arkansas. In the session presenters drew upon Professor London's research to examine the ways that the same rhythm can be heard in different ways in the music of Schubert, Cat Stevens, and Progressive Rock.
- May 16, 2016 at 2:45 pm
Christine Lac, Senior Lecturer in French, was elected President of the American Association of Teachers of French-Minnesota during the spring annual business meeting.
- May 16, 2016 at 2:44 pm
Alison Kettering, William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of Art History Emerita, published an essay "The Rustic Still Life in Dutch Genre Painting: Bijwerck dat Verclaert," in an anthology titled New Perspectives on Early Modern Northern European Genre Imagery, ed. Art Di Furia, Ashgate Press (Spring 2016).
- May 16, 2016 at 2:41 pm
Juliane Shibata, Visiting Assistant Professor of Art, was featured as a 2016 Emerging Artist in the May issue of Ceramics Monthly. She also gave two invited talks at Bowling Green State University in conjunction with the opening of 道 (Michi) - Distinctive Paths, Shared Affinity: An Exhibition of Japanese American Ceramic Artists.
- May 2, 2016 at 2:59 pm
Rob Thompson, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, has been accepted as a mentor for the program "Preparation for Industrial Careers in Mathematical Sciences" (PIC Math). As part of this program, Rob will advise a group of Carleton students as they tackle industrial mathematics research problems proposed by business, industrial, and government partners. Past participants in the program have worked on problems for Los Alamos National Lab, Intel Corporation, RAND Corporation, and many others. Students will present problem solutions directly to company liaisons and publicly at the national "Mathfest" conference in Summer 2017. PIC Math is a program administered by the Mathematical Association of America and Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, with support from the National Science Foundation (NSF grant DMS-1345499). Click here for more information.
- May 2, 2016 at 2:58 pm
Jeff Snyder, Assistant Professor of Educational Studies, contributed to a forum on the purpose of public education in Boston Review.