Category Archives: Events

Film Studies Minor Open House Information Session

The Film Studies Department has yet another enticement, as if one is needed, to enter the high-stakes world of Film at Wesleyan:

On Monday, December 3rd at 8 PM the Film Studies Department will be holding an Information Session to introduce students to the new Minor being offered in Film Studies. We would like to invite all interested students to attend and look forward to meeting all those who choose to come!

Date: Tonight, December 3rd
Time: 8pm
Place: Center for Film Studies

WSA Elections Now Open

From the WSA:

Dear Students,
The Winter Elections and Winter Survey are now open at http://wsa.wesleyan.edu/voting/. There are eight at-large seats to be filled. Voting will be open from now until 11:59pm December 7th. We strongly encourage you to vote, and have your voice represented.

Your feedback is very important for all of us students here at Wesleyan to make our university what we all want it to be. As always, your thoughts, complaints, comments, concerns, etc. are welcome at wsa[at]wesleyan[dot]edu, or talk with any of your representatives.

Good luck with the rest of your semester,
Grant Tanenbaum ’15, Chloe Murtaugh ’15, Mari Jarris ’14
WSA Elections Committee

College of Letters Open House


Samantha Januszeski ’13 wants to let the freshmen (and other prospective students) about the College of Letters:

To the Freshmen:

The College of Letters is hosting open houses on Monday December 3, and Tuesday the 4th at 4:15 pm. For those of you who don’t know what the COL is, it’s “ a three-year interdisciplinary major for the study of European literature, history, and philosophy.” If this sounds like something you might be interested in, stop by the library on Monday or Tuesday for coffee, cookies, & information. A more detailed overview of the major is available here.

Date: Monday (December 3rd) & Tuesday (December 4th)
Time: 4:15 pm
Place: COL Library (41 Wyllys, 3rd floor)
Cost: FREE! (And there’s free coffee and cookies!!!)

Audition for the Vagina Monologues

Hana “Boot No More” Elion ’15 writes in with a pudendal, but not shameful, proposition:

Come audition for Wes’ 2013 Production of The Vagina Monologues! Take a break from studying for finals to come give your vag some love! No preparation necessary; come ready to read and moan :)

Monday December 3rd 7:45-9:45PM
Friday December 7th 3-6PM
*You only need to come to one of these auditions, and just stop by whenever you have time!

The play will go up in February. The directors are Hana Elion ’15, Tess Jonas ’15, and Dominique Moore ’15. Email helion@wes with any questions! See you there!

Dates: December 3rd or December 7
Times: 4:45 – 9:45 pm or 3 pm – 6 pm (respectively)
Place: Fayerweather

The ActorsFirst Project Auditions

Future actors of the world, start looking ahead to the spring and audition for a play to be written by Coz Deicke ’15:

The ActorsFirst Project
(To be) Written by Coz Deicke
Directed by Coz Deicke
Stage Manager Emma Lautz

Performance will be in Spring 2013.

AUDITIONS will be held in Usdan Rm. 110
SUNDAY, December 2nd, 1-3pm
MONDAY, December 3rd, 4-6pm
Callbacks TBA

1 minute monolgues, or any sort of memorized text (personal story, poem, fairy tale, etc.) are encouraged; however cold reads will be provided, *No experience is necessary*, and you can come by at any time.

For more information, email us at cdeicke(at)wesleyan(dot)edu or elautz(at)wesleyan(dot)edu.

Date: Today, December 2 and Tomorrow, December 3
Time: 1-3pm, 4-6pm
Place: Usdan 110
Facebook Event: Link.

WesWIS Science Graduate School Panel

Alex Irace ’15, the infamous cofounder of WesStuffed, writes in with an event wholly unrelated to WesStuffed. Most of the pertinent information is included in the flier, but Irace adds this as well:

Sometime next week can someone post about this Wesleyan Women in Science event? It’s occurring Monday, December 3rd, but guests have to RSVP so it would be awesome if we could have it posted at least a few days before the event.
Panel members include:
  • Richard Zeff, the Assistant Dean of Admission at Uconn’s School of Medicine
  •  Mary Keefe, Director of Admission at the Yale School of Public Health
  •  And Cheryl-Ann Hagner, Director of Graduate Student Services at Wesleyan (to talk about the BA/MA program)
  •  As well as graduate/medical students from various schools

Date: Monday, December 3
Time: 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Place: Albritton 103
Cost: Free, but you gotta RSVP
Holy shit: It’s December!

Teach at the Green Street Arts Center

From Paulina Jones-Torregrosa ’15 and Codi Leitner ’13:

Do you like working with kids? Do you have a passion for teaching others? Are you fun, energetic, and consider yourself a leader? The Green Street Arts Center is looking for teachers for the Spring 2013 semester! We are particularly looking for someone who is interested in teaching dance or yoga, but all course proposals are welcome. This is a paid opportunity for work-study students. You would be responsible for working with 1st through 3rd graders from 4-5 pm. All it takes is an hour and a half a week! Please send your course proposals ASAP to Sandy Guze.

Where: Green Street Arts Center
When: Next semester, once a week
Contact: sguze(at)wesleyan(dot)edu
Deadline: ASAP