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Submit to the Wesleyan Animal Studies Prize

 If you just went through the work of writing a thesis (or something else) about animals, check out this opportunity:

The WAS (Wesleyan Animal Studies) prize is awarded for the best thesis or senior essay on a subject in Animal Studies. The prize is open to Wesleyan seniors from all departments and programs. The award includes a small cash prize and the winner’s name will be published in the 2016 Commencement booklet.

Entries must be submitted in hard copy by 3 pm on Friday, April 15 to the Philosophy Department office (upstairs in Russell House).

If you have any questions, please contact the 2016 WAS Prize chair, Lori Gruen at lgruen[at]wesleyan[dot]edu.

Date: before this Friday, April 15
Time: 3 PM
Place: Russel House

Awesomefest! at Eclectic


The Eclectic-hosted annual music festival Awesomefest! returns to Eclectic on November 12th. Support new music at Wesleyan University. Witness future MGMTs, Das Racists, and Santigolds.

Two Stages. Fourteen Bands. Your Mind, Fucking Blown. Winner receives a STRAIGHT CA$H PRIZE. Second place gets a Japanese Fighting Fish. Come early, stay late, and dance for your friends. Each band gets 20 minutes. Click past the jump for full lineup of acts.