Breta Carnes, Art Instructor, will be attending a two week workshop in mold making for sculpture this summer at Arrowmont School of Arts and Craft. The workshop is with TJ Erdahl in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
George Adams, Spanish Instructor, won a scholarship for a one-week perfection course for teachers of Spanish in Salamanca (Spain), imparted by the Tía Tula faculty, all of whom are specialized in teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language and Spanish teacher training. Ten U.S. and Canadian Spanish educators were selected.
Marc Siegel, Music Instructor and guitarist, will be playing music here and there as usual this summer.
Dr. Philip Jacobs, Religion and Communications Instructor, will deliver a paper, “The Transformative Power of Medieval and Renaissance Art in the Understanding of the Role of Joseph in the Holy Family,” at the World History Association 2015 conference in Savannah, Georgia. The conference will meet from June 30 – July 2.
Ben Billingsley, Art Instructor, will be visiting Sabile, Latvia for his second international artist’s residency at the Pedvale Open-Air Art Museum from May 28 to June 26. He will be organizing a large scale woodblock printing event with four other artists (two from Latvia, and one each from Lithuania and Estonia).