Tania graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Science in 2013 from Texas A&M University with a minor in Art and Architectural History. In 2015, she completed her Master of Arts degree in Art History from the University of North Texas, with a minor in Roman History. Her MA thesis focused on imperial and liturgical processions and their impact on the mosaics of the Late Antique church of Santa Maria Maggiore in Rome. Currently, Tania’s doctoral research examines Islamic influences on the art and architecture of the Italian Duecento and Trecento. Most of these influences are focused on portable objects with an emphasis on Islamic textiles.