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Waidner-Spahr News and Events: FaculTea

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Join the Waidner-Spahr Library in celebrating the work of our faculty and staff members. We host up to three FaculTeas each semester to provide an opportunity for the entire community to learn about the richness of research activity going on at the college outside of the classroom setting.

Facultea schedule

FaculTeas run from 4:30-5:30 p.m. and are held in the Stafford Reading Area (main level fishbowl) unless otherwise noted.

FALL SEMESTER 

October 2, 2019

Christopher Francese

Humanizing the Digital Humanities

 

November 6, 2019

David Richeson

Tales of Impossibility

A comprehensive look at four of the most famous problems in mathematics.

 

December 4, 2019

Vincent L. Stephens

Rocking the Closet: How Little Richard, Johnnie Ray, Liberace and Johnny Mathis Queered Pop Music

Examining the personae and careers of four popular male musicians who challenged male gender norms of the 1950s through different modes of ambiguity.

Spring 2019 FaculTeas

Winners of Awards with Presenters

February 2019

StudenTea

Mahola Kaliebe

February 2019

StudneTea: Mohala Kaliebe winner of the 2019 First Year Seminar Excellence in Writing Award for her paper "Strength or Weakness: When to Break the (Grammatical) Rules."

Tra Pham

February 2019

StudenTea: Tra Pham - winner of the 2019 Waidner-Spahr Library Prize for Excellence in First Year Research for her paper "Why Can't I Look Like Her: the Impact of Photoshop on Female Adolescents' Internalization of Beauty and Body-Related Concerns"

Hoang Vo

February 2019

StudenTea: Hoang Vo - winner of the 2019 Waidner-Spahr Library Prize for Excellence in First Year Research for his paper "Identity Theft: Is the U.S. Really Safe in the Police's Hands"

Professor Lars English discussing Emergence in the scope of physics

March 2019

Lars English: "Is Physical Reality Emergent?"

Professor Lars English discussing Emergence in the scope of physics

March 2019

Lars English: "Is Physical Reality Emergent?"

Sherry Harper-McCombs showing how to manipulate her puppet

April 2019

Sherry Harper-McCombs: "In Front of the Shadow: Modern Takes on a Traditional Performing Arts Form"

Sherry Harper-McCombs showing the metalwork on the puppets and how that is used to allow them to use props

April 2019

Sherry Harper-McCombs: "In Front of the Shadow: Modern Takes on a Traditional Performing Arts Form"

Previous FaculTea Gallery

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FaculTea: Humanizing the Digital Humanities
​Oct 2019

FaculTea: Humanizing the Digital Humanities
​Oct 2019

FaculTea: Humanizing the Digital Humanities
​Oct 2019

FaculTea: Humanizing the Digital Humanities
​Oct 2019

FaculTea: Humanizing the Digital Humanities
​Oct 2019