Category Archives: Events

ENG 420: Practicum in Digital Journalism

methodSophia 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
Time: 7-8PM
Place: 41 Wyllys, Room 113

Submit to the Subway Ride!

the subway rideFrom Haenah Kwon ’17:

Whatsup!

GOOD NEWS: the Subway Ride magazine is now accepting submissions for our Fall ’15 issue (second issue ever)! We accept anonymous and non-themed submissions too (our theme this issue is: MIRROR). Submit your artwork/writing/whateverelse to thesubwayride[at]gmail[dot]com. If you have videos or other non-printable works, you can submit them to our blog, thesubwayride.weebly.com.

NOTE: *We are also accepting short hand-written writings of non-English languages for our non-English section.

Please submit by NOVEMBER 6th! We meet every Saturday 12pm at Usdan if you would like to join our editing team.

Submit By: Friday, November 6

BACK TO THE FUTURE II: A Special Screening from the College of Film and The Moving Image

It’s October 21st, 2015, and where we’re going we don’t need roads! We’ve got to go back… to the future! Watch Doc Brown and Marty McFlytry to repair the damage caused by a rogue sports almanac as they visit 2015, 1985, and 1955 all over again. 8:00PM at the Center for Film Studies. Parking and admission is free.

Date: Wednesday, October 21
Time: 8:00 – 10:00 PM
Place: Center for Film Studies

Audition For Layla

laylaFrom Alexandra White ’16:

Are you a ballet dancer? Have you always wanted to show off your moves on the big screen? Well now is your chance to shine! Audition for Atiya Walcott’s senior thesis film Layla this Wednesday, October 21st.

Date: Wednesday, October 21
Time: 4:15 – 5:45 PM
Place: Usdan Room 110

Callous Costumes

92260522744695068957From Aimee Wilkerson ’17 and Brenna Tharnstrom ’16:

Come join WesDEF, SALD, and WesWell for a conversation about dressing up, respect, and Halloween at Wesleyan! Come to this workshop to learn more about how to craft an appropriate costume and explore why certain costumes are offensive and unacceptable in our community. Let’s create and intentional and fun Halloween at Wesleyan!

Date: Wednesday, October 21
Time: 6 – 7 PM
Place: Usdan 110
Cost: Free!

Gender Economics Roundtable Discussion & Lunch

12105946_10153701078612269_6040459403287531098_nFrom Christina Sickinger ’18:

Join Provost and Professor of Economics Joyce Jacobsen for a
roundtable discussion of Gender Economics. Gender Economics is a field
of Economics drawing from Gender Studies, Sociology, and other
disciplines.

Professor Jacobsen will enlighten us all about some of the most
pressing and pertinent topics of the field – women in the economy,
gender differences in behavior and decision-making, the economics of
the family. Then, we’ll open it up to discussion and questions!

**Lunch will be provided!**

This event is co-sponsored by the Office of Academic Affairs and the
Female Economists of Wesleyan, with additional support from the
departments of Economics and FGSS.

Date: Wednesday, October 21th
Time: 12-1 PM
Place: ALLB311 – Top floor of Allbritton!
Facebook: Event page

WesStuffed Interest Meeting

299483_478269368860378_1255016509_nSadichchha Adhikari ’16 writes:

Hey Wesleyan!

WesStuffed is back as hot as ever, and we’re kind of a big dill (pun intended). What is WesStuffed, you ask? Basically your go-to food blog for everything in and around Wesleyan. We are looking for bloggers/columnists/ writers/photographers and food lovers in general so come to our interest meeting to hear and share your food ideas. Here is a link to the blog for more info.

P.S. there will be food at this meeting, and yes it’s a bribe.

Date: Wednesday, October 21
Time: 7PM – 8PM
Place: Exley Room 139
Cost: FUHREEEE