Earlier this summer, SMR member Vivian Luong accepted an offer from the University of Virginia for a position as postdoctoral research associate and lecturer in the Department of Music. Congratulations, Vivian!
James McNally recently accepted a post as a full-time Lecturer in the Department of Music at the University of Illinois at Chicago, with a possible additional affiliation with the Department of Latin American and Latino Studies. This fall he will be teaching courses in Latin American Music and US Popular Music, with a variety of … Continue reading James McNally accepts position at U of Illinois (Chicago)
Recently, SMR member Michael Schachter was elected as a Junior Fellow of the Harvard Society of Fellows, thus joining a venerable tradition of brilliant minds. His fellowship begins next year and extends for three years. Congratulations, Michael!
Last weekend, Ho Chak Law raced in the Chicago Marathon. He finished in a personal best of 2:58.10, placing him in the top 150 runners in a rather competitive age bracket (see below for results). This time qualifies him to run other marathons, including the Boston. But don’t bother looking for Ho Chak training around … Continue reading U-M Ethnomusicology Represents at the 2017 Chicago Marathon