Office Hours

Spring 2015

  • TR 10:00–11:00
    and by appointment


  • Travel, especially Study Abroad
  • Local Politics

Wes Kennison

Adjunct Instructor of Latin and Humanities and

Faculty Fellow for International Programs

Erwin 106
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454

Wes Kennison has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 1988.

Faculty Information


  • M.A., Franciscan Studies, St. Bonaventure's University, 1991

Research Interests

  • Medieval Italian Mysticism
  • Italian Culture
  • Education in the Developing World

Publications and Professional Activities

  • with Ronald Herzman, "Jacopone Da Todi: The Aesthetics of Imprisonment", Franziskanische Studien.
  • "Geneseo: La Contrada Fuori Le Mura", Malborghetto.
  • "What's Next?", a bi-monthly column of the Livingston County News.


  • NAFSA, The Association of International Educators
  • Association of Franciscan Colleges and Universities
Spring 2015 Classes

HUMN 220:
H/Western Humanities I

    A search for moral, social, and political alternatives and meaning embodied in the institutions, culture, and literature of Western Civilization from the beginnings to 1600. The course is factual as w
    ell as conceptual, including a narrative history of the period covered.
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INTD 288:
Exp:Haiti Service Learning

    LATN 101:
    Elementary Latin I

      Introduces the structure and sound of the target language. Develops the four language skills: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Culture-based readings and collateral laboratory assignments.
      This course is designed for the student who has never studied the language before. In general, students who have a one-year high school equivalency may repeat this course, but for no credit. Offered on a 3-semester rotation
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