More than one hundred friends, students, alumni, and faculty gathered to honor Professor Patricia Hills at a symposium held at the George Sherman Union on April 26, 2014. Entitled “American Visual Culture in Context: A Symposium in Honor of Professor Patricia Hills,” this event featured academic papers by prominent scholars from across the country who were Hills’ former students. Sponsored by the Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, alumni and current students, the Boston University Center for the Humanities, the Department of the History of Art & Architecture, the American & New England Studies Program, and the African American Studies Program, the symposium celebrated the career of Professor Hills, a specialist in American art who has taught at Boston University since 1978. Dr. Hills is retiring at the end of this academic year.

Philosophy Department Colloquium: Rational Enrichment of Experience

Starts: 4:00 pm on Friday, September 27, 2013
Ends: 6:00 pm on Friday, September 27, 2013
Location: School of Theology, 745 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 525

Susanna Siegel, Edgar Pierce Professor of Philosophy at Harvard University, will be giving the first Philosophy Departmental Colloquium this Fall. The title of the talk is,The Rational Enrichment of Experience.