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Free Screening: Arrival

March 21, 2017 by

As part of Interstices 2017: Surviving the End of the World, UPB (and the Enders) is offering a free screening on the movie Arrival on Wednesday, April 5 at 8 p.m. in Argyros Forum Student Union. ABOUT THE MOVIE: When twelve mysterious spacecraft appear around the world, linguistics professor Louise Banks is tasked with interpreting

Journey to Sicily

March 14, 2017 by

Spend three weeks this summer (2017) living with an Italian family, studying Italian language, and exploring one of the most culturally rich islands of the Mediterranean. Deposit: $500 Please contact Dr. Federico Pacchinoni, Associate Professor of Italian, (714) 744-7846 or pacchion@chapman.edu for more information. Courses offered: ITAL 101, 102, 201, 301, & 399

The ICPSR Summer Program: Jun. 29-30 (Deadline is May 1!)

March 8, 2017 by

The ICPSR Summer Program would like to announce the following workshop, sponsored by the Archive of Data on Disability to Enable Policy (ADDEP) and the Center for Large Data Research and Data Sharing in Rehabilitation: Data Curation for Disability and Rehabilitation Outcomes Research Dates and Location: June 29-30, 2017 in Ann Arbor, Michigan Instructors: Jared Lyle,

Jessica Lynn’s Transgender Journey

March 8, 2017 by

You’re invited to hear a transgender mother’s (Jessica Lynn) challenges to parental rights on Wednesday at 7 p.m. in Beckman Hall, Room 404. Jessica Lynn is a renowned advocate, educator, and parent who is actively engaged in pressing conversations surrounding the transgender experience. Her mission in educating students is to reunite with her youngest son,

Grants: Congressional Research Grants

March 1, 2017 by

DEADLINE: All proposals must be received no later than April 1, 2017. The Dirksen Congressional Center invites applications for grants to fund research on congressional leadership and the U.S. Congress.  The Center, named for the late Senate Minority Leader Everett M. Dirksen, is a private, nonpartisan, nonprofit research and educational organization devoted to the study

Faculty Forum with Dr. Klein – The Myth of the Good Italian

February 20, 2017 by

The Faculty Research and Development Council is pleased to bring you the Faculty Forum Lecture with Wilkinson’s very own – Assistant Professor of History, Dr. Shira Klein on “The Myth of the Good Italian” – on Thursday, March 2, at 11:30 a.m. in Argyros Forum 209C. Italy has long enjoyed a reputation of having treated

From Catholic Anti-Semitism to Catholic-Jewish Friendship

February 13, 2017 by

The History Department is pleased to be hosting Dr. Arturo Marzano on Thursday, February 23, 2017 in Smith Hall 115 at 10 – 11:15 a.m. to discuss 3000 Years of Jewish History. About the Speaker: Dr. Arturo Marzano is Assistant Professor at the Department of Civilization and Forms of Knowledge, University of Pisa. He earned

Reproductive Justice Panel: Feb. 16

February 7, 2017 by

Join students, faculty and staff along with four wonderful panelists to learn more about reproductive justice and health in Argyros Forum, 209B on February 16, 2017 at 7 p.m. There will be a Q & A following the panelists! This is a free event and all are invited. Panelists include: Sylvia Castillo: Essential Access Health

Threads of Utopia: Exhibition runs Jan. 30 – May 18, 2017

February 3, 2017 by

Threads of Utopia – A Concise History of the German Democratic Republic & Her Uniforms is an exhibition that started on Monday, January 30 and runs through May 18, 2017 in the Center for American War Letters, Lower Level, Leatherby Libraries. Join us for the art reception on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 5 p.m.

Chinese Lantern Festival Workshop

February 1, 2017 by

Come with your friends and learn about Chinese culture on Friday, February 10, 2017 at the Chinese Lantern Festival Workshop in Argyros Forum 201, 5 – 7 p.m. We will discuss the Chinese lantern festival background, tradition, riddles and create your very own Chinese Lantern. All participants will receive free snacks and prizes will be