Debora Pontillo

Art/Drama

Debora Barrera Pontillo received a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Mount Senario College. Ms. Pontillo's educational emphases have been in drawing, painting, performance art, installation art, Chicana/o studies, and race, class and social change. In addition to teaching in the art and Chicana/o Studies departments at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, she also served as the Director for Ethnic and Cultural Diversity and taught human issues and sociology at Edgewood College. She received the University of Wisconsin-Madison Chicana/o Studies "Faculty of the Year" award in 1997/98 and 1998/99, and the 1999 Wisconsin Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies Award for "Outstanding Contributions to Edgewood College and Women of Color."

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