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Overland Summers @ Wes!!!(w/ PIZZA)

A cool thing happening:

Overland Dinner & Info Session | Wednesday, October 4th 7:00-8:00pm in Usdan 110

This summer join the dynamic, accomplished and charismatic group of Overland leaders who help kids see the world and all of its beauty and promise. Overland hires exceptional college students and recent graduates to lead summer programs across the country and around the world. Our staff of over 200 leaders and support staff spend ten days training and six weeks leading or supporting programs throughout the summer. Small groups, carefully crafted programs and inspiring leadership have been at the heart of what we do for the past 33 years. Come learn about hiking, biking, service, writing, language and field studies programs with Overland. Leaders describe Overland as the most challenging and satisfying leadership and work experience they have ever had.

Apply online here!

Leader Application Deadline: Monday, November 13th

Join us for an info session at 7:00 PM to learn more about how this could be a great leadership opportunity for you this summer. Stick around afterwards for PIZZA and a chance to talk with past leaders on campus. If you are interested in setting up a preliminary interview or plan to attend the info session, please email Dan Morris dan[at]overlandsummers[dot]com. We would love you meet you!

Date: Wednesday, October 4
Time: 7-8PM
Place: Usdan 110

The Tropical Seductress: Colonial Desire and the Poetics of Eroticism

From Cristina LoGiudice ’21:

Professor Couti is Associate Professor of French and Francophone Studies/Gender and Women’s Studies at the University of Kentucky. Her talk will focus on the erotic mythology and poetics created around the sexuality of Creole women (black or white) in nineteenth-century literature and culture.

Date: Wednesday, October 4
Time: 4:30-6PM
Place: Romance Languages, 300 High Street