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The Discovery Tool lets you find professors based on the answers they supply. You can filter by department and question. Click the answer bubble to see the professor’s profile.

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Fine Arts

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Is there anything else the student should know before taking your class?
That learning is messy, and difficult, but totally worth it.
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When grading a student, what do you look for?
An understanding of the material. Enough time spent with it that they start to make the connections.
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What kind of student would love your class?
Hard to say, because people are often surprised to find out they like it. History buffs, visually oriented people.
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What area in your field are you most knowledgeable about?
20th century Venezuela.
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Are you currently involved in something interesting outside the classroom?
Being chair of the Fine Arts department.
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What is one accomplishment you are proud of?
Living in Venezuela by myself (after being married 16 years and leaving my husband in the US) - and then coming home!
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What is the most engaging assignment you give?
You'd have to ask the students. Depends on the class.
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What is one piece of advice you have for students?
Talk to your professors. We're here for you.It's the most important part of my job, and I love it!
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What is your style of teaching?
Depends on the class - lecture, seminar, group work, discussion.
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What materials and media do you use in the classroom?
It's art history, so images. Sometimes film clips.
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