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2017 Summer Scholars Arts and Sciences

Jennifer IlluzziJennifer Illuzzi, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of History

“Standing on the side of the oppressed? A history of the church and Italian Romani communities”




Jonathan Richardson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology

“Identifying regional corridors of wildlife movement using genetic tools.”




father james sabakReverand James Sabak, OFM

Assistant Professor of Theology

“”The Ubiquitous Vigil” – Historical and Liturgical Precedents for “Keeping Vigil” in Contemporaty Contexts.”




Image result for thomas strasser providence collegeThomas Strasser, Ph.D.

Professor of Art History

“The Damnoni Cave excavation and the Asphendou Cave petroglyphs”




Victoria TemplerVictoria Templer, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychology

“Sociality as a protective mechanism to cognitive decline due to aging”




Gizem ZencirciF. Gizem Zencirci, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Political Science

“Legitimizing development: Shifting notions of welfare policy in Turkey”