BPhil Thesis Defense Announcements

The following are the BPhil thesis defense announcements for candidates graduating in the 2018 summer term, unless otherwise noted:

Maura Kay
Urban Studies and Political Science
Re(de)fining the Rust Belt: Assessing Regional Divergence in the Postindustrial Mid-Monongahela River Valley
Thesis Advisor: Michael Glass, Urban Studies Program, Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
External Examiner: Allen Dieterich-Ward, Department of History, Shippensburg University
July 25, 2018
9:00 a.m.
37th Floor, Cathedral of Learning

Mallory Perillo
International & Area Studies and Africana Studies
Cubanidad o Desigualdad: The Impact of Post-Revolutionary US-Cuban Relations on Racial Inequality in Cuba
Thesis Advisor: Michele Reid-Vazquez, Department of Africana Studies, Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
External Examiner: Shawn Alfonso Wells, Department of History, Carnegie Mellon University
July 13, 2018
11:00 a.m.
4209 Wesley W. Posvar Hall

Amanda Spencer
English Literature and Philosophy
Heterochrony and Inheritance in Charles Dickens' Bleak House and Great Expectations
Thesis Advisor: Amy Murray Twyning, Department of English, Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
External Examiner: Rebecca Wigginton, Department of English, Carnegie Mellon University
March 30, 2018
4:30 p.m.
151 Thackeray Hall