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2021 Humanities Symposium

Humanities Lobby with Yellow chairs and tables.

May 10, 2021 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Thank you to all who made this event possible!

2021 School of Humanities Symposium Program

6:00 PM  Introduction by Director Aviva Taubenfeld. Opening Remarks by President Milagros “Milly” Peña.

6:15 PM - 7:15 PM Student Presentations, Session I

7:15 PM - 7:30 PM Intermission

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Student Presentations, Session II

8:30 PM Closing Remarks

Kaitlyn Mariah Fikaris          PANEL A

Winnie Richards                      PANEL A

Jasmine Ferrufino                  PANEL A

Thomas Sclafani                      PANEL B

Hannah Olesen                        PANEL B

Haley Nechamkin                   PANEL C

Eleanor Morrison                   PANEL C 

Julia Tortorello-Allen           PANEL C

Kelly Agostini                           PANEL D

Gabrielle Bohrman                PANEL D

Claire Torregiano                   PANEL D

Julia Guyon                               PANEL E

Jaimie Gaskell                         PANEL E

Lucas Gray                                 PANEL E

Peter Moriarty                        PANEL F

Michael Gilroy                        PANEL F

Oscar Garcia                            PANEL A

Anthony Christian               PANEL A

Channa Goldman                 PANEL A

Michelle Dieguez                 PANEL B

George Vince                         PANEL B

Shanelle Lopez                      PANEL B

Lianna Samoyedny              PANEL C

Emily Czerwinski                  PANEL C

Tania Shirkey                          PANEL C

Stephanie Sanchez              PANEL D

Mathilda Cullen                     PANEL D

Dylan McKenna                      PANEL D

Eleanor Murray                      PANEL E

Patrick Barbieri                      PANEL E

Kelly Cashman                        PANEL E

Meet the Presenters

Special Thanks

We wish to thank all those whose time, expertise, and enthusiasm enabled this conference. These include:

Milagros Milly Peña, President

Barry Pearson, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Prof. Donna Cornachio and all of the senior project sponsors who helped prepare the presenters to share their work with confidence and pride.

Jessica DeAngelis, Timothy Guiliano, and Creative Services

Lizz Elvira and Odile Delgado, whose hard work and creativity made this event and so much else possible

The extraordinary faculty of the School of Humanities, who teach and mentor with brilliance and joy

The family and friends of our students, whose encouragement and love have enabled them to do their best work

And the students of the School of Humanities, whose curiosity, critical engagement, intellectual and creative risk-taking, and vigorous pursuit of knowledge and justice remind us why the humanities matter.