Seven seniors who are majoring in American studies and history are scheduled to present and defend their theses over a two-day period. Members of the Salve Regina community and the general public are invited to attend, and may stay for any length of time.
Today's presenters are:
- 2 p.m. - Isabelle Gillibrand: "A Different Master of War: The Influence of the Folk Music Revival on the Antiwar Movement during the Vietnam Era"
- 2:45 p.m. - Kylee Babcock: "Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend: The All-American Girls Professional Baseball League and the Struggle Between Femininity and Athleticism"
- 3:30 p.m. - Kathleen Christ: "Pittsburgh’s Faithful Servants: The Antebellum Origins of the Sisters of Mercy in America"
- 4:15 p.m. p.m. - Calissa Silva: “'A Time Comes When Silence is Betrayal': The Intersection of African American Soldiers and the Civil Rights Movement during the Vietnam War"