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Faculty News

Dr, Boeye presented a paper “Reference and Person in the Historiated Initials of the St. Albans Psalter” at the symposium 'Seeing and Reading in Twelfth-Century England" which was held at the J. Paul Getty Meusum and the UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance studies on Feb. 1 and 2, 2014.

Dr. Nygren's review of Campbell and Cole's Italian Renaissance Art appeared in the on-line review publication CAAReviews  in February, 2014.

Dr. Boeye participated in a public discussion with Shahzia Sikander, an internationally acclaimed contemporary artist, on November 8, 2012 at The Jewish Museum in New York in conjunction with the exhibition, "Crossing Borders: Hebrew Manuscripts from the Bodleian Library."

Dr. Nygren presented his paper "Michelangelo Reading/Reading Michelangelo" at the 16th Century Society Conference in October, 2013.

Dr. Nygren presented a paper on the significance of an early representation of corn in a work by the Dell Robbia workshop at the RSA Conference in April, 2013. He presented a revised version of this paper at a conference at the Walters Museum in December of 2013.

A book review by Dr. Nygren appeared in the Spring 2013 of Speculum.

Student News

Julia Tigani ( '14) won second place in Arts & Humanities at the Loyola Undergraduate Student Research and Scholarship Colloquium for her paper "Michelangelo's Homosocial Paradise: A Closer Look at the Doni Tondo Madonna."   

Victoria Miciotta had a summer 2013 internship at the Guggenheim Museum in New York.

Alumni News

Noah Kearney ('13) will attend the Higher Education M.A. program at Boston College beginning in the fall.

Elizabeth Berry ('12) is working in the marketing department of the Baltimore convention center.

Lily Sehn ('12) is currently attending the M.A. program in art history at American University. She has had internships at the Phillips Gallery and the Smithsonian Museum of American Art,.

Katie Fow ('12) is working as an exhibition specialist at the Freer/Sackler Galleries in Washington, DC.

Colleen Grant ('11) will graduate this semester from the Museum Studies Masters Program at George Washington University.

Alex Fricchione ('11) is attending the M. Arch program at RISD.

Nell Fortune Greeley ('10) graduated from the art history Master's program at George Washington University in May of 2013 and is currently working as an acquisitions document specialist at the Smithsonian Museum of American History..

Nora Benedict ('10, minor) is a student in the Spanish doctoral program at UVA. Her current work looks at word and image in a manuscript by Borges. She has an article forthcoming on print metaphors in literature.

Molly Muraca ('09) graduated from the MA program in Art Therapy at George Washington University in Spring 2013 and is currently working as an out-patient mental health counselor and art therapist,.

Jessica Urban ('08, minor) is currently working in educational program development at the Cincinnati Museum of Art.

Alyssa Porambo ('08) is the public relations and publications coordinator at the Baltimore Symphony.

Ali Kozlakowski ('08) is a Senior Press Officer at the Metropolitan Museum in New York where she focuses on modern art and photography. She previously worked in PR at Tom Ford Beauty.

Laura Klebanow ('08) works at the United States Holocaust Museum as an assistant editor.

Peggy Sell ('07) is currently employed at the Amon Carter Museum in Fort Worth, Texas

Kate Civitello ('07) has recently graduated from law school at George Washington University.

Elizabeth Riordan ('06), a recent graduate of the law school of St. John's in New York, is clerking for Judge Carmen Ciparick of the New York Court of Appeals.

Alexis Romano (Fine Arts/Art History), a PhD candidate in the History of Dress at the Courtauld Institute in London is a co-founder of the Fashion Research Network, which aims to promote and share the work of PhD candidates and early-career researches in fashion and dress studies.

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