Faculty-Staff Achievements, August 21, 2017
Lisa Aronson, associate professor emerita of art history, participated in a discussion of Ghanaian culture and art Aug. 23 at Bow Tie Cinemas in Saratoga Springs. The discussion
followed the screening of the documentary Doing Jewish: A Story of Ghana. Aronson has visited Africa and taught on African art and the diaspora, Native America
and pre-conquest Meso- and South America.
In the News
Diana Barnes, professor of world languages & literatures, was quoted in an Aug. 4 Daily Star story titled "Immigration raids polarize upstate town." Barnes, a member of the Saratoga Springs Human Rights Task Force and frequent visitor
to Mexico, criticized recent raids and arrests by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement
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