Looking for Artists in the Middle Ages: Craft and Skill in a Pre-Modern World

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 16:30

Presented by Heidi Gearhart, PhD, Assistant Professor of Art History.

The Medieval and Early Modern Studies (MEMS) Program at Assumption College Invites you to the Fourth Annual MEMS Faculty Lecture

Few artists are known from the Middle Ages, and one often assumes the medieval artist to be a humble craftsman. But was this really the case? Were there no artists at all, or if there were, were they merely servants of their patrons?

Contact Person: 
Heidi Gearhart

Brian Kelly: “War’s Unintended Consequences: Confederate Mobilization and the Disintegration of Slavery in Civil War South Carolina”

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 16:00

“South Carolina stood at the forefront of agitation for secession in the runup to Civil War. After the initiation of military hostilities in Charleson harbor, its most prominent citizens professed that their slaves were loyal and insisted that they would face no challenge from the state’s black majority.

Contact Person: 
Irina Mukhina
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Zina Giannopoulou: Self –Knowledge in Plato’s Theaetetus and Alcibiades 1

Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 00:00

The Philosophy Department, through its membership in the Boston Area Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy (B.A.C.A.P.), is pleased to present “Self –Knowledge in Plato’s Theaetetus and Alcibiades 1” a lecture by Professor Zina Giannopoulou, University of California, Irvine. Professor John Partridge of Wheaton College will serve as commentator.

Contact Person: 
Daniel P. Maher
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Dr. Jeremy Geddert Gives Lecture on Hugo Grotius

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 00:00

The Medieval and Early Modern Studies (MEMS) Program at Assumption College
Invites you to the Third Annual MEMS Faculty Lecture. Dr. Jeremy Geddert from the Assumption Political Science Department will present “The Responsibility of Rights: Is Hugo Grotius Really an Early Modern Possessive Individualist?”

Drinks and refreshments will be served in the Testa Atrium.

Contact Person: 
Lance Lazar

Information Session: MBA Poland Program

Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 00:00

Join the MBA Office Thursday, November 21 at 5:30pm in the Fuller Auditorium in the Testa Science Center to learn about the newest summer course:  MBA 727 - Doing Business In Poland.

You will receive information on the course outline and about the week of amazing sightseeing you will get to enjoy while visiting Krakow, Poland. Undergraduate seniors, current MBA students and prospective MBA students are encouraged to attend the session.

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