Events

Thursday, November 7

Collective Fabric

Weave a collaborative textile on a giant hand loom at this free, public art installation which opens in the courtyard by the koi pond at Porter College....

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Unique Multiples: Teaching with the Parkett Collection from the University of Castilla-La Mancha

A very special exhibition of works from the Parkett Collection from the University of Castilla–La Mancha (UCLM) in Cuenca, Spain. The exhibition will...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

The Skill-Stacker’s Guide to Sales Compensation Design—Free Webinar

Want to learn how Sales Compensation Design skills can transform your career even if you don’t want to be a full-time sales compensation analyst? In this...

Writing Together for International Students

Have you noticed that writing with others provides motivation to accomplish your writing goals? We will offer a dedicated space for international grads to...

“Archival Research as Penance”: The Papers and Library of Hayden V. White

Drawing on Hayden White’s newly available archive, this exhibit traces various sites of his intellectual work, teaching, and activism. Materials document his...

Younger Lagoon Reserve Tours

This 90-minute, behind-the-scenes hiking tour takes visitors into Younger Lagoon Reserve adjacent to the Seymour Marine Discovery Center. Part of the...

Karen Tice on "Feminist Radical Left Internationalism and Border Crossings to Cuba: The Vexing of Race, Gender, Sexuality, and Political Solidarities, 1960-1985"

Tice analyzes the accounts of women of color and white feminists that were generated by their border crossings to support the Cuban revolution. A wide...

CAFIN Lecture: The Rise of Star Firms: Intangible Capital and Competition

There is a divergence in the returns of top-performing firms and the rest of the economy, especially in industries that rely on a skilled labor force, raising...

Solitary Garden Public Sculpture and Garden Project

The Institute of the Arts is Sciences is proud to present the participatory public sculpture and garden project Solitary Garden, by jackie sumell, November...

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation —Thursdays

A 20-minute drop-in meditation that meets on Thursdays for staff, students, and members of the public. Followed by a short 5-10-minute discussion. Meeting...

Boren Awards Information Session

Boren Awards, an initiative of the National Security Education Program, provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate students to study less...

Astronomy on Tap

Why are galaxies so gassy? Astronomers have nearly ruled out a diet heavy in beans and cheese, but the clouds of gas detected around galaxies seem to be an...

Morton Marcus Poetry Reading: Gary Soto

Gary Soto has published more than forty books for children, young adults and adults, including Too Many Tamales, Chato’s Kitchen, Baseball in April, Buried...

Thursday, November 7