Events

Meet Me at the CAM: Art & Architecture of Scotland and Hadrian’s Wall

  • Date:  March 29, 2017
  • Time:  10:00am – 12:00pm

Free for museum members, NU students, faculty and staff/$5 others. Light refreshments served.

Join Niagara University and NCCC Art History Professor Nancy Knechtel for a jaunt through the highlands of Scotland! Nancy Knechtel brings her travels and tales to us once more. She has a popular speaker since the series began in 2009.

Nancy Knechtel has received two awards from the National Endowment of the Humanities to attend Workshops for Community College faculty on "Georgia O'Keeffe: Santa Fe, Abiquiu, and the New Mexico Landscape" on "Building the New South" at Elon University. Nancy has had articles published on teaching art history in the Art Journal and worked on several books on Frank Lloyd Wright with authors Brendan Gill and Jack Quinan.

Nancy has worked as photo researcher for several documentaries including Glorious Battle: Siege of Fort Erie. WNED TV and Elbert Hubbard: An American Original broadcast nationally on the American Experience series on PBS. She loves to travel, take photographs, collect movie art and make dollhouse miniatures. She received the State University of New York's Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, the Excellence in Teaching Award from the National Institutional Staff and Organizational Development, Austin, Texas and the Dr. Carol Jamieson Award, Niagara County Community College, 2009.

Contact Susan Clements at 716-286-8201 to register.