‌Mihoko Suzuki, Director

Mihoko Suzuki earned her A.B. in an interdisciplinary major, History and Literature, in the College Scholar Program at Cornell University and her Ph.D. in Comparative Literature at Yale University. Her scholarship focuses on Renaissance and early modern literature and ... Continued

 

Kyle Siebrecht, Associate Director

Kyle Siebrecht became the Associate Director of the Center for the Humanities at the University of Miami in January 2009. She received the Master of Music degree in musicology in May 2008 from the University of Miami. In 2002 she was the recipient of ... Continued



‌Kerri-Leanne Taylor, Administrative Assistant

Miami native and University of Miami alumna, Zureyka Carsi graduated in December of 2008 with a BFA in Graphic Design and a minor in Photography. While studying at UM, her various artworks were featured annually at the Student Exhibition Shows from... Continued

 

Monique Alfonso, Secretary

Monique Alfonso was born in Miami, FL and is a recent graduate of Bryn Mawr College’14. She majored in Anthropology and wrote her thesis on second-generation American students and the value of post-secondary education... Continued

 

Diana Dabek, Graduate Student Assistant

Diana Dabek is a second year doctoral student in the department of English at the University of Miami, specializing in early American literature. She received her BA in English (2008) and MA in Literature (2010) from Florida International University... Continued

 

 

Kendall Hebert, Student Assistant

Kendall Hebert was born and raised in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, and will be graduating in 2018 from the University of Miami. She graduated high school with an International Baccalaureate diploma and is now enrolled in the School of Nursing... Continued

 

Samantha Richard, Student Assistant

Samantha Richard grew up in Atlanta, Georgia, before later moving to St. Augustine, Florida. Graduating from high school with an International Baccalaureate diploma, she proudly joins the University of Miami class of 2016... Continued
 

‌Devin Weinstein, Student Assistant

Devin Weinstein was born and raised in San Diego, California and will be graduating in 2015 from the University of Miami.  His current major is economics and he aspires to continue his learning in graduate school... Continued

 

‌Micah Weinstein, Student Assistant

Micah Weinstein was born and raised in San Diego, California He is a freshman, planning to major in Economics and Mathematics... Continued

Mihoko Suzuki, Director

Mihoko Suzuki earned her A.B. in an interdisciplinary major, History and Literature, in the College Scholar Program at Cornell University and her Ph.D. in Comparative Literature at Yale University. Her scholarship focuses on Renaissance and early modern literature and ... Continued


Kyle Siebrecht, Associate Director

Kyle Siebrecht became the Associate Director of the Center for the Humanities at the University of Miami in January 2009. She received the Master of Music degree in musicology in May 2008 from the University of Miami. In 2002 she was the recipient of ... Continued


Alisa Be - winner for the 2017 David John Ruggiero AwardAlisa Bé, Program Coordinator

Alisa Bé completed her PhD in English at the University of Miami in 2016. She specializes in nineteenth-century British literature and culture. She received her BA in English and International Relations from Flinders University in Australia, MA in English Language and Literature from Pusan National University in South Korea, and... Continued


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‌Amanda Vargas, Secretary

Amanda Vargas grew up on a military base in North Carolina, but her roots go back to Baumholder, Germany and upstate New York. She is a recent graduate of Miami international University of Art Design (2014), where she majored in Photography... Continued


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Delaney Jacoway, Student Assistant

Delaney Jacoway was born and raised in Nashville, Tennessee and is a member of the University of Miami Class of 2020. Delaney’s love for the humanities has led her to major in... Continued


‌‌‌Demaree Rios, Student Assistant

Demaree Rios was born in Whittier, California and was raised in the states of both California and Texas. She is part of the University of Miami graduating class of 2019 majoring in Anthropology... Continued


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Rajiv Tummala was born in Hollywood, Florida and grew up in Richmond, Virginia. Rajiv has had a long-standing and passionate interest in history, geography, and cultures... Continued


‌Micah Weinstein, Student Assistant

Micah Weinstein was born and raised in San Diego, California and will be graduating in 2018. He is majoring in Finance and Mathematics along with a minor in Accounting... Continued


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Peter Winans, born and raised in Connecticut, is a member of the University of Miami Class of 2020. He is majoring in finance in the School of Business and is... Continued


Kerri-Leanne Taylor, Program Coordinator

Kerri-Leanne Taylor is a second-year English PhD student at the University of Miami. In addition to serving as the Program Coordinator for the Center for the Humanities, she is the 2017-2018 UGrow Fellow for Communications and Curriculum in the English Department... Continued


‌Onida Dunnam de Gonzalez, Administrative Assistant

Ony Dunnam holds a Bachelor's Degree in Law from the Andres Bello Catholic University (Caracas-Venezuela), and completed various courses and seminars on Entrepreneurial Management and Family Business from the same Institution... Continued


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Carol Valle, Secretary

Carol Valle is happy to return to the University of Miami where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Communications with a double Major in Art, while working at the University.... Continued


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Hunter Carpenter, Student Assistant

Hunter Carpenter was born in Cleveland, Ohio and moved to Sarasota, Florida when he was five years old. Growing up, Hunter found writing stories and volunteering to be two of his greatest passions.... Continued


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Jack Morton, Student Assistant

Jack Morton was born and raised in South Paris, Maine. Before coming to the University of Miami, he attended boarding school in his home state, where he met students from all around the world..... Continued