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Wesleyan Thinks Big Once More!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Hannah “Talks on Talks on Talks” Vogel ’13 still knows what the kids like these days:

Happy Spring, Wes! We’re back with five of Wesleyan’s most exciting professors, who can’t wait to blow your minds with their favorite topics. Each professor will give a ten-minute lecture on an idea that keeps them up at night, inspiring us to think bigger and better than ever before. Tickets can be reserved on our website starting this Thursday, 3/7 at noon, and will be available for pick-up the week before the event. Any tickets that go unreserved will be offered at Usdan the week of as well. Tickets for this event have been reserved quickly in the past, so snap ’em up. This event is open to the Middletown, alumni, and parent communities– so tell your moms/dads/friends/etc. to come along!
(Videos from last fall’s event will be up over Spring Break. Sorry for the delay!)
SPEAKERS:
Jacob Bricca: “Cinema Verité and the Reality Infection”
Paula Matthusen: “Sounds in Remembered Spaces”
Jeff Rider: “The Importance of Old Stories”
Vera Schwarz: “A Jewish Wanderer Listening for the Unsayable in China”
Balu Balasubrahmaniyan: “‘Periyar’: E.V.Ramasamy and Social Activism in India”
With emcee Gil Skillman.
Where: Memorial Chapel (with post-game reception in Zelnick)
Date: Thursday, March 28th (the Thursday after we’re back from break)
Time: 8-9:30PM
Cost: Free hundred dollars.
Facebook: Professorbook

WESUcceeded: Fall Series Ends with RADIOLAB Tomorrow

Something’s brewing in the CFA Hall tomorrow, reports Avery “Witch Haus” Trufelman ’13:

Awwww maaaaan! The WESU speaker series is ending! But last but not least comes Lynn Levy ’05, a producer of Radiolab (OMGZ), coming to talk about her work in radio, television, and film. Levy will be live in conversation with Professor Jacob Bricca, who advised her senior thesis film, this Thursday at 8pm in the CFA Hall. Free and open to the public. RADIOLAB. RADIOLAB RADIOLAB RADIOLAB RADIOLAB RADIOLAB RADIOLAB RADIOLAB RADIOLAB RADIOLAB RADIOL

We’ve seen some awesome lectures thanks to WESU; keep up the great work next semester, guys!

Date: Thursday, November 8
Time: 8pm
Place: CFA Hall (directions)
Cost: Free

First Friday: Making Science Documentaries

From Cathy Lechowicz:

First Friday: Making the Science Documentary

Please join us at the Center for Community Partnerships’ First Friday Series. This year we are highlighting a variety of service-learning courses.

This month: Making the Film Documentary (FILM 140/MB&B 140)
Presenters: Manju Hingorani and Jacob Bricca

This course is designed to teach students about the challenges of communicating science-related issues through visual media. In spring 2009 the class produced documentaries about nursing. Portions of the documentaries will be shown.

Date: Friday, Oct. 2
Time: 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Place: Center for Community Partnerships, 167 High Street