Upcoming Events

Willa Cather International Seminar: ‘Fragments of Desire: Cather and the Arts’

9:00 am–9:00 pm Kauffman Academic Residential Center
The 15th International Willa Cather Seminar will be held in June 2015 with events in both Lincoln and Red Cloud, NE. For more information, visit https://www.willacather.org/events/15th-international-willa-cather-seminar-0.

Robert Knoll Lecture - Jerome McGann

4:00 pm Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center - Van Brunt Visitors Center
Jerome McGann is John Stewart Bryan Professor of English at the University of Virginia. You can read more about McGann and his work at http://www.engl.virginia.edu/people/jjm2f.

Department Welcome

11:00 am–1:00 pm Andrews Hall
Come join us kick-off event of the new academic year. English and Film Studies majors get their FREE department t-shirts. Free Pizza and drinks will be provided.

Freshman Welcome and Ice Cream Social

3:30 pm–5:00 pm Andrews Hall
Freshman cohort welcome party for English and Film Studies majors.

Panel: Preparing for Graduate School

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Andrews Hall
For all majors and minors considering graduate school.

“Humanities on the Edge” presents Debra Hawhee

5:30 pm–7:00 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
Debra Hawhee is Professor of English and Communication Arts and Sciences at Penn State.

Freshman Advising Event

3:30 pm–6:30 pm Andrews Hall
First-semester English and Film Studies majors choose their classes for spring 2016.

“Humanities on the Edge” presents Zakiyyah Iman Jackson

5:30 pm–7:00 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
Zakiyyah Iman Jackson is Assistant Professor of English at George Mason University.

ESAB Potluck and Preparing for Finals Event

11:30 am–1:30 pm Andrews Hall
Learn how to prepare for finals. Sponsored by the English Student Advisory Board. Free food!