Cultural Activities and Public Events

It should be the objective of the Cultural Activities and Public Events Committee to foster, encourage and coordinate throughout the University programs of local, national, and world significance that illuminate, explain, articulate, or are a creative part of the cultures of mankind. The committee shall work with any and all agencies of the University specifically to sponsor, direct, or advise on programs which bring to the University notable and creative figures in scholarship, presentations, art exhibits, and media productions, or any presentation that reflects upon the University’s obligation to foster and contribute to the cultural life of the community and the world.

The Cultural Activities and Public Events Committee will meet and will have the specific responsibility of establishing a budget. The Committee will select from its membership a fiscal agent who will have oversight of expenditures. The fiscal agent should have knowledge of the University’s accounting system and have direct access to secretarial support.

The Cultural Activities and Public Events Committee shall consist of: eight faculty members, two to represent art, two to represent the performing arts, two to represent visiting scholars and speakers, and two to represent films, one of whom shall be appointed as chairperson; two undergraduate students; a graduate student; and an appointee of the Vice President for Student Life.

Chair: TBD

Committee Members:

Pia Inguito
pia@udel.edu
School of Nursing
2024

Christine Delbeau
delbeau@udel.edu
Music
2024

Jan Bibik
pirwet@udel.edu
Behavioral Health & Nutrition
2024

Daniel Stevens
stevens@udel.edu
School of Music
2023

Meghan Dabkowski
mdabkows@udel.edu
Languages, Literatures & Cultures
2024

Huey-Jen Lin
hlin@udel.edu
Medical & Molecular Sciences
2024

Lauren Covington
Lcovingt@udel.edu
School of Nursing
2024

R. Scott Partridge
rspartri@udel.edu
ELI
2024

Cara White
cdwhite@udel.edu
Appointee of Vice President for Student Life

Adriana Verdezoto Alvarado
averdezo@udel.edu
Graduate Student Representative