School of Liberal Arts News Archive

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Social Roles and Identity

Thursday, February 23, 2012

This year, the Siena College Symposium on Living Philosophers has been inviting professors from other colleges and universities to discuss the ideas of Kwame Anthony Appiah, Ph.D., professor of philosophy at Princeton University. Appiah, who visited campus in September, spoke about the nature of language, racial identity, political and moral relationships and philosophical methodology. Philosophy


Modern Languages Nationally Accredited

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Siena College’s Spanish and French Education programs have been recognized by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The program is now accredited without condition for at least the next five years. Modern Languages & Classics


History in the Making

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

For some senior history majors, finishing their yearlong capstone projects didn’t end once they turned in their papers. Students from Siena’s History Honor Society were asked to present their research at the Phi Alpha Theta Biennial Convention in Orlando, Florida. Representing the History Department were seniors Brian Dorrian ’12, Tara Keough ’12, George Tehan ’12 and Alyssa Washburn-Moriarty ’12. History


Making the Grade on Stage

Thursday, February 2, 2012

Siena College theatre students are taking to the stage this semester as working actors at a local playhouse. Marah Chabot ’12 and Catherine Santino ’13 have supporting roles in the upcoming production of The Pirates of Penzance at the Cohoes Music Hall. Each student will receive academic credit for the internship, which is a first-of-its-kind for the College's theatre program. Creative Arts