Upcoming Events

  1. Exploring Jefferson's Ideals: Educating Servant Leaders »

    Thursday Mar 19

    7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

    Campus and community visit by Clay Jenkinson, author of "Becoming Jefferson's People: Re-inventing the American Republic in the Twenty-first Century", and host of the radio show, The Thomas Jefferson Hour.
  2. LEAN IN---Women, Work, and the Will to Lead: What Happens when Women of Diverse Voices Lean In? »

    Friday Mar 20

    4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. @ Heth Hall, Room 016

    The public lecture will include speakers such as: Dr. Deneen Evans (School of Social Work), Natalie Fajardo (Assistant Director for Diversity and Inclusion), Dr. Diane Hodge (Director School of Social Work), Crasha Townsend (Director Center for Diversity and inclusion).
  3. The Tournees Film Festival: The Illusionist »

    Sunday Mar 22

    5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. @ Bonnie Auditorium

    The Illusionist, made by the director of The Triplets of Belleville, an animated feature film from 2010, the love story of a magician who is upstaged by his rabbit and who cannot compete with the Beatles, whose life is magically transformed by Alice, a young cleaning girl from Edinburgh.
  4. Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow: Dr. Anthony Cortese »

    Wednesday Mar 25

    5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. @ COBE 320

    Public Reception will be occurring from 5:30-6:30pm in COBE 340 reception area. Public Lecture will be occurring from 6:30-8pm in COBE 320. Title of the Lecture: The Role of Higher Education in Creating a Healthy, Just, and Sustainable Society.
  5. The Tournees Film Festival: GriGris »

    Wednesday Mar 25

    6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. @ Bonnie Auditorium

    GriGris, made in Chad in 2013, this French-Arabic film tells the story of a spectacular dancer named GriGris whose physical disability has made him an outcast when he is not amazing the crowds with his dancing. He and Mimi become involved in illegal activities in an attempt to pay his father's hospital bills and they flee for their lives.
  6. Women in STEM Professions---Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies for Success »

    Friday Mar 27

    1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. @ Bonnie Hurlburt Center, Room 249

    This panel discussion with STEM students and professionals will include speakers such as: Dr. Donna Boyd (Co-Director Forensic Science Institute) and Dr. Sara O’Brien (Biology).
  7. Vagina Monologues »

    Sunday Mar 29 - Tuesday Mar 31

    All day @ Bonnie Auditorium

    This play serves as a main event featured during Women's History Month. Performances of the play will be occurring March 29th-31st. Showtimes: March 29th at 2pm March 30th at 7pm March 31st at 7pm
  8. The Tournees Film Festival: Holy Motors »

    Sunday Mar 29

    12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. @ McGuffey 203

    Holy Motors, a 2012 movie from Leos Carax, the story of a man who, like a movie, transforms himself into twelve different people in one day as he pursues the "beauty of the act" -- it begins as a dream sequence in a movie theater, ultimately celebrating the art of cinema.
  9. The Tournees Film Festival: The Missing Picture »

    Sunday Mar 29

    3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. @ McGuffey 203

    The Missing Picture -- a film about the barbarities of the Khmer Rouge, made by someone who fled from the occupation. How can an artist recreate the horrors he has experienced? In this movie, Rithy Panh uses art to do just that, making clay and sculptural surrogate figures and detailed dioramas for his artistic retelling of these incomprehensible events in his life.
  10. Defining and Creating Safe Spaces: A Day of Workshops, Lectures, and Discussions »

    Monday Mar 30

    10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. @ Muse Banquet Hall

    Caitlyn Parker will be administering a day of workshops, lectures, and discussions on defining and creating safe spaces.
  11. Women and the Work World »

    Monday Mar 30

    2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. @ Heth Hall, Room 016

    Bence Bays, Leanne Hancock, and Cassandra Perkins (Career Center) will be leading a discussion about women and the work world.
  12. Women Working for Less: What's the Problem? »

    Tuesday Mar 31

    4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. @ Bonnie Auditorium

    Dr. Hilary Lips (Chair, Department of Psychology) will be leading a discussion about the problems surrounding women working for less.
  13. A Night Of Roots Music with: The Java Brothers Banjo & Fiddle Jam & Special Guest A.J. Gaither’s “HOMEMADE – One-Man Band” »

    Tuesday Mar 31

    7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. @ Covington Center

    For more information, visit the link below.
  14. Reflections on Women and Women's History Month »

    Wednesday Apr 1

    4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    President Penelope W. Kyle will be providing the closing reception for Women's History month with a public lecture reflecting on women and Women's History Month. The event time will be announced soon.
  15. The Tournees Film Festival: Monsieur Lazhar »

    Wednesday Apr 1

    6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. @ Bonnie Auditorium

    Monsieur Lazhar tells the story of the effect of a school teacher's suicide on his sixth-grade students from the perspective of both the students and their new teacher -- an unsentimental but compassionate movie about education. Made in Canada in 2011.