Upcoming Events

  1. SCI Community Meeting – SC Faculty, Advisory Council, and Steering Committee Members are encouraged to attend!  »

    Friday Aug 15

    3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. @ Heth Hall, Room 045

    Please save the date for our first SCI faculty and advisory council meeting of the year! News and information regarding grant programs, deadlines, requirements for SCI designation, and resources will be discussed. The meeting will adjourn promptly at 4:30 and reconvene at Macados for a SCI Community Social!
  2. Be S.E.E.N. at RU Service and Sustainability Week »

    Monday Sep 8 - Sunday Sep 14

    All day

    Film “Extreme Realities” A PBS production and following discussion on the debate of climate change and how it affects us personally and how we can reduce our carbon footprint. September 10th, 7:00 pm. Location TBA. Sponsored by the English 470 course students and Scholar Citizen Initiative
  3. "Visual Diaries of Alison Weld" Art Exhibition »

    Thursday Sep 11 - Friday Oct 17

    All day

    Alison Weld, a contemporary artist, has lived and worked through the feminist art movement. Visit the ongoing art exhibition that will showcase her artwork.
  4. 2014 Constitutional Day Panel »

    Monday Sep 15

    5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. @ Bonnie Auditorium

    "Big Brothers Electronic Eye: The Fourth Amendment in the Era of Big Data". Panel will address important contemporary constitutional issues.
  5. 2nd Summer Research Celebration »

    Thursday Sep 18

    All day @ Bonnie Auditorium

    Come hear the 2014 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows share their stories and accomplishments from a summer of research. We hope that they inspire others to achieve similar results adding to the knowledge and work in their fields of study! Time TBA.
  6. Bridegroom Documentary »

    Thursday Sep 18

    7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. @ Bondurant Auditorium, Preston Hall

    Shane Bitney Crone will introduce and screen the documentary Bridegroom. Following the screening, there will be time for discussion, questions and photo opportunities.
  7. Living Library »

    Monday Sep 22

    11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

    This is your chance to share your unique perspective, experiences, and life story in one-on-one conversations with fellow members of the RU community. During the Living Library event, visitors are given the opportunity to speak with "Books on Loan" to learn about others who are of varying age, sex, and cultural background in order to challenge prejudices, promote understanding, and encourage mutual respect. Look for this event outside of McConnell Library.
  8. Mr. Joe Cohn, Class Visits  »

    Tuesday Sep 23

    All day

    Mr. Joe Cohn, Legislative and Policy Director for FIRE (Foundation for Individual Rights in Education) will be on campus to meet with students and to provide a public lecture. FIRE is devoted to defending and promoting free speech on higher education campuses.
  9. Joe Cohn: Public Lecture, "Can I say that? Free Speech and Due Process on the Modern American University Campus"  »

    Tuesday Sep 23

    5:15 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. @ Covington Center

    Reception to precede public lecture from 5:15- 6:30 in Covington Foyer; public lecture begins at 6:30 in Covington Hall. The lecture is free and open to the public.
  10. Negotiating Family Life: Equality is Hard to Achieve »

    Monday Oct 13

    4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. @ Heth Hall, Room 022

    Dr. Miriam Liss & Dr. Mindy Erchull willl visit RU to speak on research surrounding the issue of inequality in domestic labor and childcare in the home.