Category Archives: Events

Study Abroad in Berlin

From Professor Iris Bork-Goldfield:

Meet Jochen Wohfeil, Adjunct Associate Professor of the Practice in German and Resident Director of  Duke in Berlin.

Jochen Wohlfeil, usually omnipresent in Berlin as Director of Duke University’s academic program there but in residence in Durham this semester, will give a presentation on Duke in Berlin and discuss student life in Germany’s greatest city.

Date: Today, November 12
Time: 4:20 pm – 5:30 pm
Place: Fisk 210

Apply for Queer Resource Center Internship

Come sail away on the internship with Michael Leung ’15:

Please consider applying for this paid internship position for the calendar year of 2013. The application deadline for this position is November 18, 2012. The application form and more information about the position can be found here.

The QRC Intern is responsible for being a resource for and maintaining communication with the various LGBTQQ organizations and groups on campus, as well as with LGBTQQ allies among alumni, faculty, and administration. The intern also maintain the Queer Resource Center and organize monthly Queer Community Meetings and other campus-wide social and educational programs. The intern typically has an interest in multi-political organizing–recognizing the complex interconnections among issues of sexual orientation, gender, race, ethnicity, nationality, class, ableism, etc., aiming to build bridges between the various multicultural communities on campus. The QRC Intern is a member of the Student Affairs Intern Team.

Deadline: November 18th, 2012
Apply: Here

FASA Late Night (Asian Street Food Late Night)

From a member of FASA (Freeman Asian Students Association):

Can’t get enough of Korean Late Night? Fear not, FASA LATE NIGHT is coming up on 11 Nov at Woodhead Lounge! We will be featuring lots of delicious food from various Asian countries at affordable prices. So, please turn up with cash to enjoy these awesome food delicately prepared with our hearts!

Main Dish:
Okonomiyaki (Japan) Japanese Pancake *VEGETARIAN
Tom Yum Ramen (Thailand)
Bánh mì (Vietnam) Vietnamese Sandwich *VEGETARIAN or Non-VEGETARIAN

Dessert:
Egg Tarts

Wesleyan Drawing Co-Op

Lex Moh ’15, Yiyang Wang ’15, and Madeleine Stern ’15 want to make you to get all artsy:

Stop by Drawing Co-Op, every Monday, 4:30-6pm in Art Workshops 105! Come to develop your figure drawing skills in a laid-back environment, and stay because we have great music and delicious tortilla chips. We are also seeking models, particularly women. Hit up ymoh(at)wes(dot)eduywang04(at)wes(dot)edu, or mbstern(at)wes(dot)edu for further details.

Date: Every Monday
Time: 4:30pm
Place: AWKS 05 (love me a good acronym)
Cost: Zip

“Diversity University:” In Theory and In Practice

From the super awesome Izzy Rode ’14:

Join us for a community forum about the racial climate on campus in the wake of offensive ACB posts, the recent Public Safety alerts, and incidents of racial profiling and brutality.

The forum will feature a panel of speakers:
President Michael Roth
Public Safety Director David Meyer
Chantaneice Kitt ’13
Dorisol Inoa ’13
Evan Okun ’13
Jalen Alexander ’14
Professor Liza McAlister
Professor Alex Dupuy

This event will be moderated by Wesleyan’s Chief Diversity Officer. Sonia Manjon. If you have any questions for the panel, please submit them here. The moderator will pose questions and concerns submitted anonymously, and field questions and concerns directly from the audience.

SEE YOU THERE.

Date: Monday, November 12
Time: 7:30pm
Place: Beckham Hall
Cost: Zero

Financial Aid Policy, Transparency, and Admissions Panel Seeks Questions

 Em Trambert ’14 wants you to know that:

On Thursday, November 15 at 4:30 PM, there will be a panel of Professors from the Government, Economics, Sociology, Philosophy, and Science in Society Departments discussing these topics. Students will be moderating the discussion, and we want your questions! Please submit them to professorpanel(at)gmail(dot)com by Monday, November 12.

Date: Monday, November 12
Place: Your computer/smartphone
Cost: 30 seconds of your time

Bar Night at Usdan

It’s Bar Night at Usdan.  It’s BAR NIGHT at USDAN.  A headline out of my dreams:

A full range of mocktails and sodas will be served with labeled ingredients.

We will provide a range of different activities such as Wii, trivia competition, water pong, darts, karaoke, pool, foosball, and other
games. Following the bar night theme, we will be serving fries, onion rings and chicken fingers.

While participating in this fun filled event, students can enjoy delicious drinks and great entertainment with friends, without
worrying about having a terrible hangover the next day. This will also be a scent and strobe-light free event.

Date: Friday, November 2
Time: 9:30pm-11:59pm
Place:  The Usdan Center
Cost: Noneskies

Become A Tour Guide

Love talking about Wesleyan, but have no one to listen? Enjoy showing off our clothing optional library and making corny jokes about how everything in Pi is $3.14?  Apply to be a Wesleyan tour guide!

Kayla Stoler ’14 writes in: 

The Office of Admissions is hiring again!  The tour guide application is available here. It should be completed and returned to dethomas(at)wes (or a paper copy to the Office of Admission).

Contact: dethomas(at)wes
Due: Monday, November 12 @ 5pm