Sophia Jennings ’16 writes in:
Come hear about student forum ENG420: DIGITAL JOURNALISM, a semester-long course where we will focus on producing online content and developing our portfolio. This writing-intensive seminar will introduce students to a variety of forms, from the interview, to the profile, to data-based storytelling. We will be skyping with numerous alumni in the industry, and your work will have the opportunity to be published online via Method Magazine. Multi-media projects will be highly encouraged.
Sophia Jennings ’16 and Ben Romero ’16 will be leading the student forum.
Date: Monday, January 25
Place: 41 Wyllys, Room 113
“Portrait of clever student with open book reading it in college library”
For any lost seniors out there:
The library is offering workshops for seniors writing a thesis or an essay. Topics include finding resources here and elsewhere, discovering specialized resources, interlibrary loans, reference services, EndNote, and more.
Sessions will be offered on Monday 9/28, Tuesday 9/29, Wednesday 9/30, and Thursday 10/1 at 11:00, 1:00, and
3:00 each day. No need to sign up ahead of time. Choose a date and time convenient for you and join a group for a 45 minute info session at Olin Library’s reference office. Attendees will be granted expanded interlibrary loan privileges.
Dates: Monday, September 28 through Thursday, October 1
Times: 11 AM, 1 PM, and 3 PM each day
Place: Olin Library
From Elizabeth Arslanoglou ’16:
Are you an international student? Are you facing difficulties in adapting to classes and social life at WES? Do you feel that your cultural norms are different from those in the US? Do you believe that there are many things you just don’t get here? Do you feel homesick? Do you want a group of people similar to you to talk to?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, join us in our New Mental Health Support Group, specifically focused on International Students. The group will be facilitated by trained students who will also be active participants in the discussion. We will be having weekly friendly conversations about issues that concern us, relative to our transition from other cultures into a US college campus. You are not the only one out there facing “culture shock” so come share your experiences and thoughts!
Date: February 23-May 11
Time: 8-9 PM
Place: Memorial Chapel Meditation Room
Savannah Whiting ’13 is here to save your post-grad future:
Attention, seniors! Unsure what to do next year? Looking for a job
with significant responsibilities and learning opportunities?
Interested in a career in teaching, writing, or the arts?
Look no further. Apply to be a 2015-2016 Ford Fellow or Kim-Frank
Fellow in the Writing Programs!
From Wesleyan Women in Film:
Hey you! Do you watch movies? Do you like long unnecessary speeches that are cut off by dramatic music? Do you need a reason to not do homework this Sunday?
COME TO EXLEY 150 TO WATCH THE OSCARS WITH US!!!!!!!!!!
What could possibly be more exhilarating than watching Neil Patrick Harris on stage? It’s going to be LEGEND……wait for it……DARY! DOORS are at 7:30 PM and the show is at 8:00 PM weeee!!!
Date: Sunday, Feb 22
Time: 7:30-11 PM
Place: Exley 150
From Andrew Chatfield, a Special CFA Event:
John Spencer Camp Professor of Music Neely Bruce presents the fifth in a series of CD-length recitals of his piano music, performed by the composer.
Date: Sunday, Feb 22
Time: 3 PM
Place: Crowell Concert Hall
PSA from Caroline Mead ’16:
Like talking to people? Want to join a group of secret superheros? Come interview for 8 to 8!
We are Wesleyan’s anonymous, confidential, student-run listening service and we’re looking for new volunteers to start training this Spring.
Please email eight2eight[at]gmail[dot]com ASAP to set up your interviews!
Date: Sunday, February 15th- Saturday, February 28th