Christine Atkins, Ph.D.

     
Department:Foreign Languages
Title:Professor of Foreign Languages
Director of the Honors Program
Coordinator of Foreign Languages
Background:B.A, The University of Chicago, 1991
M.A., The University of Chicago, 1992
M.A., M.Phil., Yale University, 1994
Ph.D, Yale University, 1999
 
Office:Aquinas Hall, Room 234
Phone:(203) 401 - 4071
Email:catkins@printingpressman.com
Courses:

Escritoras latinoamericanas
Masters of Latin American Literature
Independent Study on The Pink Tide
Borges y sus precursores: Borges, Kafka y Poe
20th-century Latin American Film
Siglo de Oro: Teatro y poesía
Conversación avanzada y composición II
Español Intermedio I y II
Español Básico I y II
Senior Seminar
Don Quijote de la Mancha
Independent Study on Don Quixote in translation
Independent Study on Bilingual Education


Coordinator of the Department of Foreign Languages, July 2012 - present
Director of the Honors Program, July 2010 - present
Admissions Committee, September 2012 - present
Cooperative Council (alternate), September 2012 - present
Strategic Planning Task Force Committee Member, May 2012 - present
Athletic Strategic Planning Committee, 2009 - present
Director of Retention, July 2010 - July 2011
Faculty Status Committee, September 2011 - 2012
Academic Policy Committee, 2008 - 2011
Sigma Delta Pi National Hispanic Honors Society, April 2009 - present
Spanish Club Moderator, 2008 - present
Academic Advisor, 2008 - present
Invited Professor Roberto González Echevarría to speak at the College on Don Quijote de la Mancha, 2009
Invited Professor Carlos Eire to speak as part of our celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, "Waiting for Snow, Learning to Die: Confessions of a Wayward Historian," October 2011
日本一本道a不卡免费"The Latino Experience in Connecticut," Moderator, September 2011

 
Publications:

Collaborated on The Oxford Book of Latin American Short Stories (1997) and A History of Cuban Baseball (1999) by Roberto González Echevarría
Translated Ricardo Güiraldes's "El trenzador" for The Oxford Book of Latin American Short Stories (1997)
Edited Ventanas, an intermediate text for Vista Higher Learning, 2002
Faculty advisor, Entérate, a student-run magazine at Suffolk University, 2003 - 2004
Member of Sigma Delta Pi national Hispanic Honors Society and National Collegiate Honors Council

Professional Affiliations:Coach, Special Olympics/Unified Sports, Amity High School, 2005 - present

Christine Atkins, Ph.D.