Penelope Skalnik

Penelope
M.
Skalnik

Events Planner

Staff

Plans and runs Davis Center academic and social events.

Penny joined the Davis Center in 2005, after working in higher education development and student services at the North Bennet Street School. 

She studied Costume Design at the Moscow Art Theatre School (MXAT) and received her B.A. in Costume Design and Russian Studies from Vassar College.  She also holds certifications in wine and cheese studies from Boston University.

In her free time, she enjoys recipe testing for various publications, homebrewing, reading, gardening, and cheering for the Bruins.

Foreign Language

Education

M.L.A.
, Gastronomy, Food Policy
, Boston University
Selected Publications

“Honey and Nectar,” in The Archaeology of Food: An Encyclopedia, ed. Mary C. Beaudry and Karen Metheny (Alta Mira Press, 2015).

Telephone
617-384-8438