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
Come have dinner and learn from alumni, current graduate students and staff about the ins and outs of graduate school and the application process. Panelists include:
Eugene Wong ’09, Economics and Math double major
MBA 2015, Yale School of Management
Andrea DePetris ’10, Psychology major
PhD 2016, University of Connecticut, Clinical Psychology
Emily Goettsche ’12, Neuroscience and Behavior major
MPH 2015, Yale School of Public Health, Social and Behavioral Sciences
Ruthann Coyote, PhD
Pre-Professional Advisor, Pre-law and Health Professions
Wesleyan Career Center
Get a better understanding of the timing, how to select a school, preparing for entrance exams and how to pay for grad school! Please RSVP here.
Date: Thursday, March 26 (Today)
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Place: Daniel Family Commons
From Katie McLaughlin ’15:
Grab your yoga and cardio clothes and join us for a fun-filled weekend of workshops, classes and alumni as Shira Engel ’14 and Renee Dunn ’14 – co-founders of WesBAM! – are returning home. There’s a lot of stuff going on: Shira and Renee are co-teaching Founder’s Flow, Shira is teaching two yoga classes and Renee is teaching a yoga class and a fusion cardio kickboxing/total body conditioning class. AND GUESS WHAT?! It’s all FREE! A complete lineup and description of events are posted below! Class descriptions are after the jump.
THURSDAY — March 26th
4:30-5:30 Flow Fierce w/ Guest Yoga Teacher Shira Engel ’14,
Fayerweather Dance Room
FRIDAY — March 27th
11:00-12:30 Shira’s Home Yoga Practice Workshop, Fayerweather Dance
SATURDAY — March 28th
11:00-1:00 WesBAM! Founder’s Flow with Shira and Renee, Fayerweather
5:00-6:00 Wellness Beyond Wes, Fayerweather Dance Room
SUNDAY — March 29th
11:00-12:00 Total Body Conditioning and CardioKickboxing FUSION,
Fayerweather Dance Room
4:00-5:00 Power Yoga w/ Guest Yoga Teacher Renee Dunn ’14,
Fayerweather Theater Room
Date: Thursday, March 26 – Sunday, March 29, 2015
Gwendolyn Rosen ’15 writes in:
The second event of the Social Death and Survival: Race/Sex/Gender/Vulnerability Series.
Come to continue discussing social death with Dr. Lisa Marie Cacho’s lecture, “Lawful Injustice: Punishing ‘Status Crimes’ Without Penalty.” Dr. Cacho is an Associate Professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and is the author of “Social Death: Racialized Rightlessness and the Criminalization of the Unprotected.”
Date: Thursday, March 26th
Time: 4:15-5:30 PM
Place: PAC 001
From CFA staffer Andrew Chatfield:
Inspired by anthropological theories of gift-giving, Jolie Stahl and Robert Dannin recently donated a collection of 69 prints, photographs, and multiples to the Davison Art Center. The exhibition “Personal Recollections” will highlight this fascinating gift, which includes artwork from New York in the 1980s and 1990s, and iconic news photographs from members of the Magnum Photos cooperative.
The exhibition includes prints and multiples by Barbara Kruger, Richard Mock, and Kiki Smith, as well as photographs by Eve Arnold, Stuart Franklin, Steve McCurry, Nan Goldin, and Sebastião Salgado.
Date: Thursday, March 26
Time: 5-6 PM
Place: Davison Art Center
From Danielle Pruitt ’15:
WESU is on a mission to move into the 21st century and we need your help! We’re looking for someone who might be interested in working with us to create a mobile app that would primarily be used to stream our station. Essentially, we are hoping to put many aspects of our website wesufm.org in “app” form.
If you think you might be interested, or have any questions about the project please feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, March 27th.
Date: March 23 – 27, 2015
Place: the interwebz
Cost: coding skillz
From CFA staffer Andrew Chatfield:
A reception for seniors Raphael Leitz, Nita Mukand, Luca Ameri, Derrick Qi Wang, and Dat Vu in the Art Studio Program of Wesleyan’s Department of Art and Art History. The students’ works will be exhibited in the gallery from Tuesday, March 24 through Sunday, March 29, 2015. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Sunday, noon to 5pm.
Date: Tuesday, March 24 – Sunday, March 29
Time: 12-5 PM
Place: Zilkha Gallery
PSA from Nicole Stanton ’15:
You may have seen our wee takeover of Method Magazine recently. We’re
getting our hands dirty, once again.
This semester’s edition is an exploration of place. How can we use art
to make sense of our interactions with nature? We’re imagining the
foraging human, the entanglement of roots and city concrete, spaces of
Share with us how, why, and where you inhabit place.
Submissions due to loammag[at]gmail[dot]com by March 27th. Please holler with
questions or comments.
Date: Monday, March 2nd- Friday, March 27th