Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (that’s our new name coming soon!) invites you to 2014-2015 Wrap Party, on Friday, May 1, 2015 at 3 p.m. in the Faculty Athenaeum. Together, let’s celebrate our new college name and this year’s faculty achievements! Refreshments will be served! Please RSVP today!
Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Immigration CRASsH Group, Chancellor’s Office, Sociology Department, Department of Religious Studies and the M.A. in Internationals Studies Program presents, Breaking Borders: Dialoguing on Immigration – a conference designed to engage and encourage dialogue between scholars and community members about the prominent issues in immigration across the United States and
You’re invited to a week of French films starting on Monday, April 20, 2015. These special screenings will focus on three young French women directors plus a special evening with Oscar winner for Best Director and Best Film (The Artist) Michel Hazanavicius. Monday, April 20: Grand Central, directed by Rebeccas Zlotowski 7 p.m., Digital Media Arts
The Musco Endowed Chair in Italian Studies in Wilkinson College presents, The World is a Stage: A Carrosse d’or for Mimi Aguglia – a lecture by Dr. Giuliana Muscio on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 7 p.m. in Argyros Forum 209A. This presentation will discuss the cosmopolitan world of the “colonial theatre,” in particular the
Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences and the Italian Studies Program present, Italian Comics: History, Authors, and Characters – a lecture by author Dr. Antonia Iannotta – on Thursday, March 5, 2015 in Argyros Forum, Room 209C at 7 p.m. ABOUT THE EVENT: In 2008 Italian comics began its second century of existence. On
There are only a few spots left at the 2nd Annual Institute for Excellence in Teaching & Learning Faculty Workshop on Friday, January 23, 2015, “Research-Based Strategies to Refresh and Enhance College Teaching” – in Argyros Forum, 209 A, starting at 8:30 a.m. This day of workshops and conversation with colleagues is sponsored by the
Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences is hosting INTERSTICES: The In-betweeness of Ethics, a one-night interactive forum allowing practical and personal engagement with ethics on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 in Beckman Hall 404 at 4 p.m. The Interstices series is a set of themed events and discussions that examine the cross-sections or rather “intersection”
Join the German Club on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 for a free screening of The Harmonists, a German language movie about one of the most successful music ensembles of the 1930s. The group became an overnight success in pre-war Germany, but due to the rise of the Nazi Regime they were ultimately forced to disband.
Attention research students! On Monday, November 3, 2014 you’re invited to the first BURN workshop of the fall, Making a Change, Being Involved: Life beyond the Campus, at 12-1 p.m. in the Laura Scudder Conference Room, Roosevelt Hal 127 with Professors Jan Osborn and Morgan Read-Davidson. One of the life skills we gain at a
Traveling to a foreign country can be a daunting challenge for any college student, particularly when your native language is seldom spoken. Learning a new language however does not only facilitate communication with others, but it allows us to learn more about the culture of others as well as our own. From greetings to buying