Newsflash

JOINT MUSIC PROGRAM CHOIRS REUNION
Calling all alums of the Joint Music Program Concert Choir and Chamber Choir: You are invited back to Scripps on September 29 for a singing reunion! Emeritus professors John Lilley and Michael Lamkin, former director Anna DeMichele, and current director Charles Kamm will lead a day of rehearsals for past and current members, culminating in an evening performance. For more information,visit jointmusicprogram.org/choirs/choir-reunion-2018 .

ENGLISH FACULTY MEMBER RECEIVES GRAVES AWARD
Assistant Professor of English Michelle Decker has won the Arnold L. Graves and Lois S. Graves Award in the Humanities. The $10,000 award will allow her to conduct two months of research in Durban, South Africa—the city with the largest number of people of Indian descent outside of the subcontinent—to study Indian South African literature.

WILLIAMSON GALLERY DIRECTORSHIP ENDOWED
Professor of Art History Mary MacNaughton ’70 has been named the Gabrielle Jungels-Winkler Director of the Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, endowed by alumna Gabrielle Jungels-Winkler ’72 through a generous gift. Professor MacNaughton is the first appointee to this newly endowed directorship.

 

« »