Former Director of the Michigan Department of Agriculture
Former Michigan Senator
Businessman, The Irwin Group
LSSU Outstanding Alumnus Award '91
Perhaps no other artist in Spanish history so brilliantly documented the
time in which he lived, as did Francisco Jose de Goya y Lucientes...GOYA.
He was sought after by nobility as a premier portrait artist of the day,
tolerated by the King and court in spite of his artistic mockery of them,
and revered by most as a true genius.
This motion picture faithfully captures Goya's most prominent works: the
etching, war scenes, bullfight sequences, tapestries, and portraits of
royalty and friends...the frescoes at the cathedral at Salagossa and the
Church of St. Anthony...the famous "black paintings" from the walls of his
From the ambition of his youth, to the dark agony of his later years, Goya
offers an introspective look into the very soul of one of the greatest
Spanish masters of all time.
Fisheries and Wildlife Mgmt...
Fisheries and Wildlife
"The opportunity at LSSU to do research is amazing. This past summer I motored through coves and islands with Prof. Garvon surveying water birds for the affects of pollution. I spent the other part of my summer on the shore of Lake Superior monitoring nests of the endangered Piping Plover."