Graduate Student News


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 will be giving 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.

Catherine Barth completed a Davidson Family Fellowship at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.

An Jiang has been appointed the 2017–2018 Dietrich von Bothmer Fellow in the Department of Greek and Roman Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

Kira Jones presented "Male Goddess or Female Emperor? Politics, Religion, and Gender Assimilation in Flavian Rome" at the College Art Association's Annual Conference on February 21, 2018.

Kira Jones presented "Isis, Minerva, and Fortuna: Deciphering the Relationship between Caesarea Maritima and Domitan's Second Minerva Reverse Type" at the 119th Annual Meeting of the Archeological Institute of America on January 7, 2018.

John C. Witty has been awared a travel grant by the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation's Venetian Research Program. Witty will be able to travel for five weeks to conduct archival research and see works of art relevant to his dissertation.

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