Category: Humanities

McKenzie Smith invited to Byrdcliffe as guest lecturer

Ceramic cups with fish

McKenzie Smith, a potter, adjunct professor, and Instructional Support Specialist in the Fine Arts Department at SPC’s Clearwater Campus, was recently  Recently Professor Smith was invited to the prestigious and historic Byrdcliffe Barn studio in Woodstock, NY to be a guest artist and lecturer in August 2018.

Study Abroad: Humanities & Critical Thinking in Paris

Humanities and Critical Thinking in Paris – Spring 2016 Have you ever wanted to study abroad? Would you like to study in Paris?                  Don’t miss this chance! During Spring Break, March 2016, SPC Study Abroad will provide students with the opportunity to study humanities and to practice … Continue reading Study Abroad: Humanities & Critical Thinking in Paris

A Professor Doing What He Loves

Last Fall, a student in one of my humanities classes  classes, Evan Hildreth, did an interview with me about my teaching experience and academic background. The student’s article, A professor doing what he loves was published in The Sandbox, St. Petersburg College’s online student newspaper. One of the things my former student mentions in the … Continue reading A Professor Doing What He Loves

The House of David in Middle-Earth: Part I

I’d like to briefly introduce who I am and what I research, write, and teach on at Saint Petersburg College (Gibbs campus).  I am Michael Jahosky, and I  have two bachelor’s degrees (History and Humanities) plus one master’s degree in Humanities from UCF and USF, respectively, and currently teach Western Humanities from Ancient to Renaissance … Continue reading The House of David in Middle-Earth: Part I