Category Archives: Events

Relay for Life Informational Sessions

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From Gavriella Wolf ’15:

Come to Relay for Life’s informational session to learn about what it means to be on the Wesleyan committee that plans Relay for Life. Come to one of our two information sessions on Tuesday night in Usdan 108 or Wednesday night in Usdan 110, both at 7pm, to learn more and help be a part of a great cause!

Date: Tuesday, September 16th and Wednesday, September 17th
Time: 7 PM
Place: Usdan 108 (Wednesday); Usdan 110 (Thursday)

Unlocked Magazine General Interest Meeting

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Interested in sex? Artistic things? Possibly both? Come to the interest meeting for Unlocked, Wesleyan’s one and only arts and sexuality magazine. We’re looking for models, poets, photographers, erotica writers, illustrators, sexologists, essayists, and everyone in between. Come share your thoughts about sex at Wes and talk about the future of Unlocked!

Date: Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
Time: 9:30PM
Place: 41 Wyllys Rm. 114

Board Games & Bubbles

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From Mads O’Brien ’16:

There’s no better way to unwind after class. Come play one of the MANY (seriously) board games at the Alpha Delt house–bring your friends and meet some new people! Drop in for a quick round of Apples to Apples, or annihilate the noobs in a game of Risk. Things getting too heated? We have tons of ~*bubble wands*~ to play with!

Date: Tues, Sept 16
Time: 4:30-6 pm
Place: Alpha Delta Phi (185 High St)

CEAS Lunch Series

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The newly minted Center for East Asian Studies has a wonderful lineup of talks and events this semester, including their monthly Chinese Lunch Series. The Japanese lunches will begin in October.

Tuesday’s presenter will be Visiting Assistant Professor Yingzhi Zhao, whose topic is: “??????” [“A 17th- Century Garden
Painting”]. A table discussion in Chinese will follow the presentation.

All native speakers and learners are invited. And best of all, lunch will be provided!

Check out the CEAS website for more events and like the CEAS Facebook page to be kept in the loop.

Date: Tuesday, Sept 16
Time: 12 pm
Place: 41 Wyllys Room 115

Information Session for Study Abroad Programs in Germany

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From Suchakrey Koomplee ’17:

Want to study abroad in Germany but not quite sure yet what to do? Want to get to know more resources but not quite know how? Wonder what it would be like to live and study in Germany? Then come to this information Session! Professors from German Study Department and returning students from the programs will be there giving informations and lots of fun stories! Some pizzas and drinks will be served.

Date: Tues, Sept 16
Time: 12-1 PM
Place: Zelnick Pavilion

Clinic Escorts Training/Info Sessions

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From Camille Casareno ’15:

Are you interested in reproductive justice issues? Angered at some recent Supreme Court rulings? Don’t know where to show your support?

Join Clinic Escorts! We escort clinic patients and their families from their car to the clinic door. This group supports a women’s health
clinic in Bridgeport when abortions are scheduled (and protestor presence is the strongest) on Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday.

Students of all genders are encouraged to join. Volunteers only need to go once or twice a semester, or how many times you wish!

Training/Info sessions for the curious, newcomers, and returning escorts who would like a refresher:

TUESDAY, 16 SEPTEMBER: 4.15PM-5.00PM; 41 Wyllys Room 113

MONDAY, 22 SEPTEMBER: 12.05-12.50PM; 41 Wyllys Room 112

THURSDAY, 25 SEPTEMBER 12.05-12.50PM; 41 Wyllys Room 113

New volunteers are strongly encouraged to attend one of the sessions. If you absolutely cannot make it to any one of them or if you have any questions or concerns, email me at mcasareno[at]wesleyan[dot]edu.

Best Buddies Info Session

From Lizzie Shackney ’17:

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Do you like friendship? chilling? eating? doing activities? Whatever you answered, Best Buddies is DEFINITELY for you. Best Buddies is a student group that pairs Wesleyan students with students from the Middlesex Transition Academy, a school for students with disabilities right down the street, with a goal of building friendships. We eat lunch with our Buddies each week in Usdan, and we plan fun events, including bowling, attending Wesleyan athletic events, and community projects. Come learn more and make some new friends!

Two dates:
Tuesday, September 16th at 7:30 pm
Thursday, September 18th at 4:30 pm

Time/Date: Tuesday, September 16th at 7:30 PM; Thursday, September 18th at 4:30 PM
Place: Usdan 110

People’s Climate March Affinity Group Meetup

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Andrew Olson ’16 writes in:

Interested in the Climate March in New York this weekend? Need buddies to help you with transit and hang out with over the weekend (or beyond)? Come down to connect with fellow students, assess your risk levels, shared political goals, preferred tactics, and arrange transportation.

Date: Wednesday, Sep. 17 and Thursday Sep. 18
Time: 9PM
Place: University Organizing Center, 190  High St. between Beta and Eclectic

Wesleyan Equestrian Team Info Meeting

From Madalena Henning ’15:

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Do you like riding horses? Have you ever wanted to dress up like a 19th century Englishman on a hunt and not make a fashion statement? Were you secretly or not so secretly obsessed with Mr. Ed as a kid? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you should join the Wesleyan Equestrian Team! We are a club team and ride once a week in experience-appropriate lessons. All levels are welcome, and competing is fun but optional

Date: Tuesday, September 16th
Time: 9:30 – 10 PM
Place: Usdan 108

Political Culture and Regime Sustainability in China

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From Amy Zhang ’15:

A fascinating talk awaits you at the Center for East Asian Studies this afternoon: Wenfang Tang from the University of Iowa will speak on “Political Culture and Regime Sustainability in China” at 4:30pm in the CEAS Seminar Room. All students are welcome.

Date: TODAY
Time: 4:30
Place: Center for East Asian Studies Seminar Room