Graduate Student News


Caitlin Glosser presented a paper "Visualizing Silences in the Archive: Mapping Senufo" at the Network Detroit 2018 Digital Humanities and Activism: Communities in Motion conference at Wayne State University, September 21, 2018. 

Ashley Eckhardt has been named the Jacob Hirsch Fellow at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens (ASCSA)

Ashley Eckhardt received the Coucil of American Overseas Research Centers' (CAORC) Multi-Country Research Fellowship, which will allow her to conduct dissertation research in Italy and Turkey in the summer of 2019.

Joanna Mundy presented a paper, "Domestic Spaces of Roman Domus," at the European Association of Urban History conference, Rome, Italy, August 29, 2018.

Amy Butner was awarded the ARCE Research Fellowship and will travel to Egypt in January 2019 for dissertation research. Butner's plans include joining the University of Cambridge's archaeological dig at Amarna.

Laura Somenzi has been named a Predoctoral Fellow in the Department of  Prof. Dr. Alessandro Nova  at the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz (Max-Planck-Institute).

Rachel Patt presented a paper, "Understanding Material before Materiality: the Case for Interdisciplinary Approaches to Glass," at the triennial meeting of the Association Internationale de l'Histoire du Verre taking place in Istanbul, Turkey, from September 3rd through 7th, 2018.

Catherine Barth has been named a Graduate Intern for 2019 in the Department of Photographs at the J. Paul Getty Museum.

John C. Witty has been appointed the 2018-2020 Anne L. Poulet Curatorial Fellow at the Frick Collection in New York.