Geneva College

 

 

Shirley Kilpatrick

Office Phone: 724-847-6625
skilpatr@geneva.edu

Disciplines/Field of Instruction

  • English
  • Humanities
  • Apologetics

Degrees Received

  • D.Min., 2008, Trinity Episcopal School for Ministry
  • M.A., 1980, Pennsylvania Sate  University
  • B.A., 1974, Geneva College

Courses Taught

  • Humanities 103 - Invitation to the Humanities
  • Humanities 104 - Varying Humanities topics
  • English 271 - British Literature I
  • English 272 - British Literature II
  • Other Literature topics varying each semester

Presentations/Publications

  • Henry Lee Willet and McCartney Library’s Paradise Lost Windows: A Story in Lead and Light, Fern Cliffe House Publishers, 2007
  • Beauty Will Save the World: A seven day meditation on beauty following the thoughts of St. Augustine, published by The Call, 2006
  • “Dostoevsky and Young Russia,” paper presented at the Southwest Conference on Christianity and Literature, The University of Texas at Brownsfille, Fall 2005
  • “The Palm,” (poem), Geneva Review of Arts and Letters, Winter 2005
  • “Three Rival Quests,” (essay), Pro Christo, 2004
  • “Practical Romance,” (essay), Pro Christo, 2004

Current Projects

  • McCartney Library’s Pilgrim Progress Windows: A Story of Grace in Glass
  • Dostoevsky
  • The theology of beauty
  • The intersection between liturgy and pedagogy.

Awards & Distinctions Received

  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Geneva College, 2000-2001

 

Point of Excellence

Geneva prepares students for a wide range of environmental careers through a B.S. degree in environmental science and an engineering concentration in environmental technology.

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Upcoming Events
Dec06
The Genevans Christmas "Glad Tidings" Concert
1st Presbyterian Church, Beaver Falls 7:00 p.m.

ARTS & CULTURE
The Genevans welcomes Christmas season with “Glad Tidings!”
The ensemble will perform its annual Christmas concerts on Dec. 5 and 6.
CURRENT STUDENTS
Geneva vocalists perform well at Tri-State competition
Five music majors competed against peers from PA, OH and WV.
ARTS & CULTURE
Geneva Reading Series: Nostalgia
Literary and musical talent will be on display on Wed., Nov. 19 at 7 p.m.
ATHLETICS
Cornuet remembers brother with help from football
Reprinted with permission from the Beaver County Times.
ATHLETICS
Athletic Department adds three programs
Geneva’s list of varsity sports expands to include Men’s and Women’s Golf and Men’s Tennis.