Category: Faculty

Successful launch event of Holocaust and Genocide Studies minor (directed by Professor Nancy Harrowitz)

October 21st, 2016 in Faculty, News, News Fall 2016

Congratulations to Professor Nancy Harrowitz and a very successful launch event for the Minor in Holocaust and Genocide Studies!  The Daily Free Press published an article detailing the news here.

Professor Dennis Costa has been elected Vice-President of the ISST

September 20th, 2016 in Faculty, News, News Fall 2016

Professor Dennis Costa has been elected Vice-President of the International Society for the Study of Time (ISST).  The Society celebrated its 50th anniversary at its triennial conference in Edinburgh, UK this past summer.

Languages of In Betweeness: Lost Cities Go to Paradise

September 13th, 2016 in Events Off-Campus, Events Off-Campus Fall 2016, Faculty

Invitation Alicia Borinsky and Regina Galasso Sept 20 2016-2

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2016 Latin American Studies Program Fall Welcome Reception

September 12th, 2016 in Events, Events Fall 2016, Faculty, Graduate Students, Latin American Studies Program, Undergraduate Students

Click here for more information about the 2016 Latin American Studies Program Fall Welcome Reception.

2016 Orientation Programs

August 24th, 2016 in Events, Events Fall 2016, Faculty, Graduate Students

Orientation Date Location Contact Information Additional Information
2016 Graduate School of Arts & Sciences International Teaching Fellow Orientation August 22-30, 2016 Varies Casey Dziuba
(grsgs@bu.edu)
  • N/A
2016 Graduate School of Arts & Sciences Incoming PhD Student Orientation August 31, 2016 Metcalf Trustee Ballroom,
1 Silber Way,
9th Floor
Casey Dziuba
(grsgs@bu.edu)
  • PhD Students matriculating in Fall 2016 are required to attend
2016 Department of Romance Studies Orientation September 1, 2016 Hillel House, 213 Bay State Road, 4th Floor Katie McNamara (kmcnamar@bu.edu)
  • All students are required to attend
2016 Graduate School of Arts & Sciences New Teaching Fellow Orientation September 2, 2016 College of Arts and Sciences Building, 725 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 522 Casey Dziuba
(grsgs@bu.edu)
  • First-time Teaching Fellows, who matriculated in Fall 2015, are required to attend
2016 Department of Romance Studies Orientation: Pedagogy Day September 2, 2016 Varies French section –
Kate Lakin-Schultz (klakin@bu.edu)

Spanish section –
Alison Carberry Gottlieb (carberry@bu.edu)
  • All Teaching Fellows are required to attend
Fall 2016 ISSO International Graduate Student Orientation September 5, 2016 Alumni Auditorium, School of Law, 767 Commonwealth Avenue ISSO (isso@bu.edu)
  • International PhD Students matriculating in Fall 2016 are required to attend
  • Registration is required

Professor Jennifer Row receives external fellowship at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

August 1st, 2016 in Faculty, News, News Summer 2016

Professor Jennifer Row has been awarded a competitive external fellowship (2016-2017) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Institute for Research in Humanities.  As a Solmsen Fellow (in pre-1700 European Studies), she will be completing her book manuscript, Queer Velocities: Time, Sex and Biopower on the Early Modern Stage.

BUCH Fellowships Awarded to Professor Dorothy Kelly and Professor Daniel Erker

June 14th, 2016 in Faculty, News, News Summer 2016

Congratulations to Professor Dorothy Kelly, who will be a senior research fellow at BUCH next year, and Professor Danny Erker, who has a junior faculty fellowship at BUCH!

Here is the article which appeared in BU Today:
http://www.bu.edu/today/2016/center-for-the-humanities-fellowship-2016-2017/

La Casa de la Poesía presents POETAS BOSTONIANOS: Alan Smith

June 13th, 2016 in Events Off-Campus, Events Off-Campus Summer 2016, Faculty

MIÉRCOLES 15 DE JUNIO, 20:30 h. de 2016

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ENTRADA: 3,5 euros

Commencement 2016: Photos

May 19th, 2016 in Events, Events Spring 2016, Faculty, Graduate Students, Undergraduate Students

Photos from the Department of Romance Studies Convocation Ceremony can be found at:
Commencement 2016: Department of Romance Studies Convocation Ceremony

2016 BU Center for the Humanities Student Awards and Fellowships Ceremony

May 11th, 2016 in BU Center for the Humanities, Faculty, Graduate Students, News, News Spring 2016

Congratulations to graduate students, Jenai Engelhard Humphreys and Monique Roy, for receiving BU Center for the Humanities Graduate Student Awards!  The award ceremony was held on Tuesday, May 10, at 11 a.m., in the Castle.

 

Left to right: BUCH Graduate Student Award Recipient, Jenai Engelhard Humphreys, Prof. Dorothy Kelly, Prof. Susan Jackson, Prof. Odile Cazenave, and BUCH Graduate Student Award Recipient, Monique Roy Photo credit:  Nancy Harrowitz

Left to right:
BUCH Graduate Student Award Recipient, Jenai Engelhard Humphreys, Prof. Dorothy Kelly, Prof. Susan Jackson, Prof. Odile Cazenave, and BUCH Graduate Student Award Recipient, Monique Roy
Photo credit: Nancy Harrowitz

 

BUCH Graduate Student Award Recipient, Jenai Engelhard Humphreys Photo credit:  Nancy Harrowitz

BUCH Graduate Student Award Recipient, Jenai Engelhard Humphreys
Photo credit: Nancy Harrowitz

 

BUCH Graduate Student Award Recipient, Jenai Engelhard Humphreys, and her advisor, Prof. Dorothy Kelly Photo credit:  Nancy Harrowitz

BUCH Graduate Student Award Recipient, Jenai Engelhard Humphreys, and her advisor, Prof. Dorothy Kelly
Photo credit: Nancy Harrowitz

 

BUCH Graduate Student Award Recipient, Monique Roy Photo credit:  Nancy Harrowitz

BUCH Graduate Student Award Recipient, Monique Roy
Photo credit: Nancy Harrowitz

 

BUCH Graduate Student Award Recipient, Monique Roy, and her advisor, Prof. Odile Cazenave Photo credit:  Nancy Harrowitz

BUCH Graduate Student Award Recipient, Monique Roy, and her advisor, Prof. Odile Cazenave
Photo credit: Nancy Harrowitz