Winter Term

January 2-25

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

January 20

"Continuing the Dream in 2020: Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr."

January 20; 10 am

Carolyn Craig will speak at this celebration of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. that includes a light breakfast and program …

"The Mandalorian and the Public Humanities"

January 23; 5 pm

Guest speaker Christopher Schaberg is the Dorothy Harrell Brown Distinguished Professor of English at Loyola University New Orleans. He is the author of The Textual Life of Airports: Reading the Culture of Flight (2011), The End of Airports (2015), Airportness: The Nature of Flight (2017), as well as The Work of Literature in an Age of Post-Truth (2018), which was a Prose Award finalist …

Spring Classes Begin

January 27

"Building Sacred Connections: Understanding How Implicit Biases Can Get In The Way Of Building Meaningful Relationships"

February 2; 2 - 3:30 pm

In honor of World Interfaith Harmony Week, join us for this 60 minute interactive session with Priya D. Klocek which will focus on the impact of our culture on how we see the world and how we can identify and manage our unconscious bias/blind spots. Tools and techniques on how we can mitigate unconscious bias will be shared during the session. The event is free and open to the public …

World Hijab Day

February 4; 10 am - 3 pm

The Center for Student Diversity and Inclusion will host an informational table on Slant Walk in the Armstrong Student Center. At this table we will have Muslim women helping non-Muslim women try on the Hijab in support and solidarity of Muslim women who choose or chose not to wear the Hijab. All are welcome to view the educational display and to be a part of the International World Hijab Day celebration …

Lunar New Year Gala

February 8; 7 - 9 pm

Come celebrate the Lunar New Year and learn about Chinese culture with this annual event. Admission is free and open to the public …

What Job Can I Get With My College of Arts and Science Major?

February 10; 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Degrees in the College of Arts and Science mean unique and marketable skill sets. Graduating seniors want to find a job. First-year, sophomore, and junior students want to know their major is for them. This lab event will feature practical tools and hands-on work to ensure success in knowing all that your major can mean for you. All students are welcome …

CAS Career Fair Networking Night

February 11; 4 - 6 pm

The College of Arts & Science Networking Night is for students to network with select recruiters and alumni prior to the Spring Career Fair. Additionally, this event will provide you with the opportunity to learn about career paths, build connections and develop your networking skills …

Spring Career & Internship Fair

February 12; 1 - 5 pm

Get your job search underway at Spring Career Fair 2020. This all-majors event is a great way to land the perfect job or internship as well as network with employers and alumni eager to connect with you …

"We Shall Overcome: A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr."

February 12; 7:30 pm

Inspired by the words and actions of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., "We Shall Overcome" is a joyful celebration of music from across the African American music traditions that electrified generations of civil rights activists and defenders. Interwoven with spoken word from Dr. King's recorded speeches, the production ties together a living lineage of music and culture that includes traditional and modern gospel, classical, jazz, Broadway and spirituals. From Aretha Franklin to Wynton Marsalis, Duke Ellington to Stevie Wonder, and Nina Simone to Donny Hathaway, Damien will lead his all-star ensemble in a show guaranteed to lift your spirits …