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2016 Faculty Fellows

The Humanities Center announced its 2016-17 Faculty Fellows during the 2016 spring semester. These faculty members received a course buyout for the same semester. Each fellow will gavea lecture during the 2016-2017 academic year.

2016-17 Faculty Fellows

Sarah Keyes, Assistant Professor – History
"The Transcontinental Railroad's Surprising History of the Overland Trail"
Presentation: September 20, 2016 8:00 AM, Holden Hall 129

Jacob M. Baum, Assistant Professor – History
"Paradigms for a Reformation of the Senses: Religious Belief and Practice in Germany, 1400-1600"
Presentation: November 16, 2016 8:00 AM, Holden Hall 129

Emily Skidmore, Assistant Professor – History
"Beyond Community: Rural Lives of Trans Men"
Presentation: December 2, 2016 8:00 AM, Holden Hall 129

Matthew J. Johnson, Assistant Professor – History
"The Origins of Diversity in Higher Education"
Presentation: February 2, 2017, Time & Location to be determined.

Sean Zdenek, Associate Professor - English
"Reading Sounds: Closed-Captioned Media and Popular Culture"
Presentation: February 20, 2017, Time & Location to be determined.

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