2014 Schedule

2014 Program (Please use this link to access the full schedule of events)

Please Note:

Change in Panel

Undergraduate Panel: Imagining the Fourteenth Century Then and Now
Moderator: TBA
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“Engaging Love Piece by Piece,” Shane Merritt, Keene State College

“Myth Motifs in the Fourteenth Century,” Ariel Frankel, Keene State College

“A Knight of Knights: Sir Ulrich,” Maria Avery, Keene State College

The Lord of the Rings in the Fourteenth Century,” Carolynn Berry, Keene State
College

Paper Cancellation:

(9:30-10:50 Friday Session 1)

“Killing for Love: The Case of the English Saracen Princess,”
Meriem Pages, Keene State College

 

 Panel Cancellation:

(10:35-11:55 Saturday Session 5)

Undergraduate Panel: Contextualizing Fourteenth-Century Literature
Moderator: Meriem Pages
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“Bye, Bye Black Death,” Jamie Clark, Keene State College

“Lollards despite Themselves,” Olivia Mendoza, Keene State College

“Do Kings Truly Act like Kings?” Anjum Syed, Keene State College

“Women: in the Eyes of Men,” Rose O’Callaghan, Keene State College

In Plymouth Magazine

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Next Steps

Grant-funded Program Prepares Special Education Teachers » Looking over a classroom of a dozen junior high school students at Plymouth Elementary School, special education intern Jennifer Kay ’99 worries what the future holds for the class of kids with mental and physical challenges. “I have doubts about where some of my students will be in […]

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Hope for Hypertension

Jennifer DuPont ’08 is investigating what triggers high blood pressure as we age Sixty-seven million Americans have it. Nearly a thousand people die from it each day. And in just one year, it can cost the nation more than $40 million. Hypertension, or high blood pressure, takes a tremendous toll on our country, both in […]

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First in the (New) Nation

A Young Man’s Journey from a Nepalese Refugee Camp to the New Hampshire Polls » Southern Bhutan. Early 1990s. Members of an ethnic minority population, the Hindu Lhotshampas, began fleeing rising levels of persecution by the Bhutanese government. Denied their citizenship rights because of religious and cultural differences, the group—more than 100,000 strong—eventually sought protection […]