Student News

Jan 2006
Heather McCune Bruhn, Ph.D. candidate in art history, presened a paper, "The Parish Monstrance of St. Kolumba: Community Pride and Eucharistic Devotion in Cologne around 1400," at the Florida State University Art History Graduate Student Symposium, Tallahassee, Florida, February 9-12, 2006.
Jan 2006
Ilenia Colón Mendoza, Ph.D. candidate in art history, has been awarded an American Society for Hispanic Art Historical Studies photographic grant for 2006 to assist with the illustrations for her dissertation "El Cristo Yacente: Polychrome Sculptures of the Supine Christ in Baroque Spain." Her advisor is Professor Jeanne Chenault Porter.
Jan 2006
Daniel Haxall, Ph.D. candidate in art history, has been awarded a Waddell Biggart Graduate Fellowship from the Graduate School to help support a research trip to Spain for his dissertation, "Politics, Form, and Identity in Abstract Expressionist Collage." His advisor is Professor Sarah K. Rich.
Nov 2005
Felicia Nelson, M.A. candidate in art history, presented a paper, "Child Figurines of Hierakonpolis," at the Annual Conference of the Archaeological Institute of America, Montreal, Canada, January 5-8, 2006.
Oct 2005
Katie A. Poulin, M.A. candidate in art history, presented a paper, "Painting Antwerp in the 16th Century: Issues of Gender, Artistic Style and Religion in the Work of Jan van Hemessen," at the 7th Annual University of Maine - University of New Brunswick History Graduate Student Conference, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, October 21-23, 2005.
Sep 2005
Kimberly Musial, M.A. candidate in art history, presented a paper on "Popping the Bubble: Implications of the Production, Installation, and Destruction of Gérard Fromanger's Souffles," at the Rocky Mountain Interdisciplinary History Conference, University of Colorado, Boulder, September 16-17, 2005.
Aug 2005
Emily Newman, M.A. candidate in art history, presented a paper, "A Reexamination of Hon-en Katedral," at the Rocky Mountain Interdisciplinary History Conference, to be held at the University of Colorado, Boulder, September 16-17, 2005.
May 2005
Heather C. McCune Bruhn, Ph.D. candidate in art history, presented the paper "What did the Monstrance Patron Buy? The Value of Late Gothic Host Monstrances in the Rhineland" at the 40thInternational Congress on Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, May 4-8, 2005.
May 2005
Ilenia Colón Mendoza, Ph.D. candidate in art history, presented a paper on "Veduti di Roma: Between Real and Ideal," at the Graduate Student Conference, Center for Renaissance Studies, Newberry Library, Chicago, June 9-12, 2005.
May 2005
Rachel Gratiy, M.A. candidate in art history, presented a paper on "Merovingian Clothing and Ornamentation:  Queen Arnegunde and St. Bathilde," at the Ohio University Graduate Symposium in Athens, Ohio, May 20-22, 2005.

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