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Swat FLI Staff

Karen Henry '87

Dean of First Year Students


  1. Phone: (610) 328-8169
  2. Office: Parrish 130
Karen Henry

Rosemary Tourish

Administrative Assistant II

Dean's Office


  1. Phone: (610) 690-5744
  2. Parrish Hall E140

Swat FLI Interns

Aleina Dume  '23

Gaven Green  '24

Lena Massengale  '25

Devin Freeman-Robinson  '25

Kuzivakwashe Mavera  '26

Karla Estrada  '26

Ragad Ahmad  '26

First in Family Advisory Group

Liz Vallen

Howard A. Schneiderman Professor of Biology

Cell Biology


  1. Phone: (610) 328-8048
  2. Singer 310

Research: Symbiosis in corals/anemones

Krista Thomason

Associate Professor of Philosophy


  1. Phone: (610) 328-8429
  2. Beardsley 209

Interests: Ethics, Moral Psychology, Kant's Moral Theory, Social/Political Philosophy
Ph.D., Univeristy of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

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Nanci Buiza

Associate Professor of Spanish and Department Chair

Peace & Conflict Studies

Latin American & Latino Studies

Department of Spanish


  1. Phone: (610) 328-8163
  2. Kohlberg 339
  3. Office Hours:

    Tues and Thurs: 1:00-3:00pm and by appointment.

    Please make an appointment for office hours to avoid waiting a long time at

    Calendar name is Nanci Buiza.

Interests: Latin American literature, Central American and Mexican cultural studies, U.S. Latino/a studies, and diasporic and transnational community formations.

Nanci Buiza