Four Department of Art History students who will receive their Master of Arts in Art History this semester will present their qualifying papers on Thursday, Dec. 15, at the Graduate Student Forum. The forum will begin at 4:30 p.m. in Room 126, John R. Roach Center for the Liberal Arts.

Pressentations will be given by:

  • Ryan Barland
    Memorializing A New Nation: Seamus Murphy and Irishness”
    Dr. Shelly Nordtorp-Madson, faculty adviser
  • Kristine Elias
    Geographic Architecture and the Visitor’s Experience at the Musée du Quai Branly”
    Dr. Heather Shirey, faculty adviser
  • Marria Thompson
    Sakirin Mosque: A Contemporary Approach to Tradition”
    Dr. Victoria Young, faculty adviser
  • Carolyn Tillman
    William Bullock’s ‘Curiosities’: Influences and Informal Imperialism in the Creation of a British Narrative on Mexico”
    Dr. William Barnes, faculty adviser

The forum is free and open to the public; a reception will follow the presentations. For more information call the Department of Art History, (651) 962-5560.