Prof. Mike LaRosa is currently in Bogotá, Colombia conducting research on “out migration” from Colombia to other parts of the world.
In the Classroom
(l to r) Zachary Kauffman '17 and Dr. Geoffrey Maddox
This summer a group of Rhodes students, parents, recent graduates, and a member from the Memphis Jewish community went on the first Rhodes-led Holocaust Travel Seminar.
New this fall is the Department of History’s new concentration in public history, which is designed for students to pursue experiences in museums, archives, and historical preservation.
Rhodes’ Russian Studies Program is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, and this is the 11th consecutive year the program has been awarded a Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA).
Prof. Tim Huebner, who has taught a variety of courses dealing with the history of the U.S.
Dr. Michael Nelson of the Rhodes Department of Political Science has written 42: Inside the Presidency of Bill Clinton. (Miller Center of Public Affairs Books).
Dr. Kathleen Doyle, associate professor of Spanish at Rhodes, fell in love with the Portuguese language while in graduate school, studying under Brazilian teachers.
The Class of 2020 will soon be diving head-first into college life. We asked professors, recent grads, and rising seniors what advice they would give a first-year for navigating those sometimes deep waters. Here’s what they told us:
In June of 2015, the United States and Cuba restored diplomatic relations, which had been severed in 1961. This move toward normalization between the two countries allowed Dr.