Fred Lipsius

Associate professor Fred Lipsius released the CD Rhythm, Catch 4, featuring faculty members Dave Clark, Russ Hoffman, and Greg Hopkins. Visit

Lello Molinari

Professor Lello Molinari received a faculty grant to record his project The Italian Job with Dino Govoni, Sal DiFusco, and Marcello Pellitteri. 

Michael Heyman

Professor Michael Heyman published the piece “The Perils and Nonpereils of Literary Nonsense Translation” in Words without Borders. 

Beth Platow

Assistant professor Beth Platow won the Rousseau Poetry Prize and had a poem published in the Harvard Review

Teodros Kiros

Assistant professor Teodros Kiros published the book Hirut and Hailu and Other Short Stories with Red Sea Press. 

Catherine Bent

Assistant professor Catherine Bent spent two months performing in São Paulo, Brazil, and assisting in a music program for underprivileged children. 

Jonathan Bailey Holland

Associate professor Jonathan Bailey Holland was featured in the New York Times article titled “Great Divide at the Concert Hall: Black Composers Discuss the Role of Race.”

Jason Yeager

Piano instructor Jason Yeager will hold a CD release event at the Regattabar in Cambridge, MA, on October 24 for his CD, Affirmation. Visit 

Wesley Rothman

Assistant professor Wesley Rothman contributed poetry and literary criticism to New England Review, Prairie Schooner, Southeast Review, The Collagist, Post Road, and PANK

Tom Stein

Professor Tom Stein gave performances and clinics in Shanghai, China with a 12-piece band that included Larry Watson, Gabrielle Goodman, Jon Finn, and Kevin Harris.