Recent Awards, Grants & Professional Activities

Recent Awards

  • Faculty Development Grant to conduct research on folk ethnography in Val Resia, Italy, Stonehill College, 2010.
  • Stonehill Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) Travel Grant to attend American Association of Italian Studies (2009)
  • Invited speaker at the Dante Alighieri Society of Boston, Cambridge, MA, on "Cooking and Conviviality in Nineteenth Century Italian Literature." Organized by Dr. Anna Quadri, Director of the Dante Alighieri Society. (2009)
  • SOTL Grant Recipient, Stonehill College (2008)
  • Canadian Society for Italian Studies, nominated for Secretary (2006)
  • Invited Speaker at the University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia (2006)
  • Invited Speaker at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia (2006)
  • Grant Recipient to develop Italian Placement Testing Materials, Massachusetts Department of Education (2003)
  • Invited Speaker at Wheaton College, Norton, MA (2002)
  • Summer Grant Recipient, Stonehill College (1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005)