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History Matters: Understanding ISIS


Courtesy of Valere Demuynck ’16:

Join us for another lunch talk focused on history and current events. Professor Bruce Masters from the History Department will provide a historical perspective for understanding ISIS and the current events in the Middle East. A light lunch will be served.

Sponsored by the History Department. For more information, contact Professor Magda Teter, mteter[at]wesleyan.edu.

Date: Tuesday, October 28th
Time: 12:00-1:00 PM
Place:  PAC 001
Cost: 0 $!

Essence of She


Opraha Miles ’14 has a proposition for all you strong people out there:

Strong Women…
May we know them…
May we be them…
May we raise them…

Saturday, May 4, 2pm. Exley Lobby.

An afternoon of poetry, dance, song and amazing talent. Featuring
performances by the amazing Women of Color and our allies.

Hosted by ISIS: Women of Color Dance Troupe

Date: Saturday, May 4th, 2013.
Time: 2 PM
Place: Exley Lobby
Cost: Free!

It’s the End of the World (DANCE DANCE DANCE)

From Opraha Miles ’14:

With the end of the world approaching us, it’s only appropriate that we dance “Til the World Ends”, no? Come join the HOTTEST all-girl dance group on campus as we end the year in style and experience a show case that is bound the rock this world! (Literally). ISIS hopes to see you there!

Date: Friday, December 7
Time: 10 p.m. – midnight
Place: Malcolm X House
Cost: Free
FB event. 

Annual Dance Showcase

Prepare to be one-upped. These dancers definitely outclass you shaking your whatever at Psi U. Kelsey Siegel ’13 has the details:

Come check out all of Wesleyan’s incredible dance groups at the most spectacular night of dance this campus has ever seen! **FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 AT 10PM IN EXLEY LOBBY! The first group goes on at 11pm sharp! And ADMISSION IS FREE!**

There will be hip hop, contemporary, modern, ballet, step, breakdancing, African dance, dancehall, and much more. Each group will showcase some of their work as well as announce auditions coming up within the next month! Come and watch all these awesome groups perform:

Dance Showcase at Psi U!


Precision Dance Company Presents:

Dance Showcase ’09, dance and watch dance at Psi U!

Featuring Performances by:

Tap Attack, Kalalu, Terp Core, Caliente, X-Tacy, Fusion, No Def, Wes Step, Isis, Precision, and music by Shin!

Dance Performances start at 11pm.

Date: Oct. 2
Time: 10:30 PM – 2:00 AM
Place: Psi U
Cost: FREE

Become green with ENVY at ISIS party

Anima Acheampong ’11 writes:

Come get green with ENVY and party with ISIS. Get there early and don’t miss the amazing performances!

The party will be hosted by ISIS and will feature performances at midnight and 12:45 AM, as well as music by DJ Notty.

Date: Friday, Oct. 17
Time: 10:00 PM – 1:30 AM
Place: WestCo Café
Cost: $1 before 11:30 PM, $2 after

Essence of She at Beckham

What makes up the essence of a woman?

Come out for one night only as the beautiful women of color on campus showcase their talent and answer this question. Enjoy dance performances, songs, spoken word & much more…

There will also be an Essence of She AFTER PARTY at 200 Church from 10pm-2am. It is FREE WITH your Essence of She TICKET STUB and $2 WITHOUT STUB.

This event is hosted by ISIS: Women of Color Dance Troupe and is sponsored by Sigma Lambda Upsilon/Señoritas Latinas Unidas, Sorority, Inc.

Essence of She
Friday May 2nd
Time: 7:00-9:00pm
Place: Beckham Hall
Cost: $3 at box office

Essence of She After Party
Date: Friday May 2nd
Time: 10:00pm-2:00am
Place: 200 Church Street
Cost: $2 w/o ticket stub, free w/ stub

Spring Bling: Dance Party and Dance Showcase

When: Saturday, 10:30-2am
Where: PSI U
How: Tickets on sale at Usdan, $2 advance, $4 at the door
Who: Hosted by Impact, EON, Wesleyan Entrepreneurs

Because I know you can’t wait until Spring Fling…

Come on out Saturday night, forget about your papers, and dance your ass off. This is the most loaded night Wesleyan’s seen all semester.


Sweatshop Labor (Brooklyn)

Fusion (Debut performance!)

All proceeds are going to Fonkoze, Haiti’s largest microfinance institution, and will benefit the implementation of their solar lending initiative (providing solar panels to electrify the businesses of impoverished entrepreneurs).


Come see the lovely ladies of ISIS!

Anima Acheampong ’11 wants you to “come see the lovely ladies of ISIS perform with its new members for the first time this year!” Featuring DJ Satalite; ISIS performs at midnight. Guests with a college ID are welcome.

Date: Friday, December 7
Time: 10:30 PM – 2:30 AM
Location: WestCo Café
Price: $1 before midnight, $2 after

Make Your Move

ISIS, Wesleyan’s women of color dance troupe, is having their first performance/dance party this Friday. It’s $1 with WesID and the performance starts at midnight but the party begins at 10.

Name: Make Your Move
Date: Friday, September 29th
Time: 10pm
Venue: Westco Cafe