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Tim Hunt to give reading from new poetry book article thumbnailTim Hunt to give reading from new poetry book. A book launch for Tim Hunt’s new work, Poem’s Poems & Other Poems will be 7 p.m. September 29, at the Normal Public Library. [Read the rest]
QUEERtalks to highlight colonial boundaries article thumbnailQUEERtalks to highlight colonial boundaries. QUEERtalks returns to Illinois State University’s campus this fall with a focus on new scholarship in the interdisciplinary field of LGBTQA/queer studies. [Read the rest]
CAS boasts eight Bone Scholars article thumbnailCAS boasts eight Bone Scholars. Eight students with majors in the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) have been named 2016-2017 Robert G. Bone Scholars at Illinois State University. They are William Darrow, chemistry and mathematics; Jackie Durnil, communication sciences and disorders; Alexis Econie, sociology and communication; Nora Fredstrom, health sciences and chemistry; Adrianne Howe, psychology; Lauren Koszyk, music and […] [Read the rest]
Six win 2015-2016 CAS Excellence Awards article thumbnailSix win 2015-2016 CAS Excellence Awards. Six members of the College of Arts and Sciences were presented with 2015-2016 Excellence Awards at the Dean’s Fall Address and Awards Ceremony on September 13. Professor Maria Schmeeckle, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, won the John A. Dossey Award for Outstanding Teaching by a tenured faculty member. Professor Allison Harris, Department of Physics, won […] [Read the rest]
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Freedom to Read: Banned Book Reading
Location: Stevenson 101
Start Time: 9/28/2016 7:00 PM
End Time: 9/28/2016 8:30 PM
Description: Part of the American Library Association's 2016 Banned Book Week: Celebrating the Freedom to Read. A reading of challenged and censored children's and adolescent books. Sponsored by the ISU English Department. English Department graduate students specializing in Children's Literature will read excerpts from books that have been challenged or banned. Wednesday, September 28th in Stevenson 101 from 7-8:30pm
Tim Hunt Poetry Book Launch and Reading
Location: Normal Public Library
Start Time: 9/29/2016 7:00 PM
End Time: 9/29/2016 8:00 PM
Description: Bloomington-Normal's Re:Verse Reading Series will be featuring Dr. Tim Hunt on Friday, September 29, 2016. At 7:00 p.m., Hunt will be reading from his new book of poetry, Poem’s Poems and Other Poems, at Normal Public Library in Uptown Normal. This event is free and open to the public. Books will be for sale, and Hunt will be signing copies following the reading.
Grad Forum
Location: STV 401
Start Time: 9/30/2016 3:00 PM
End Time: 9/30/2016 4:30 PM
Description: We hope you'll join us for our next Grad Forum "Grad Student 101" Friday, September 30 from 3-4:30 in STV 401. Our panelists for this forum will be Dr. K. Aaron Smith, Jeff Rients, and Cristina Sanchez-Martin, and we'll be discussing grad student tips/tricks of the trade like time management and balancing teaching and taking classes. And of course we'll adjourn to Lunker's for refreshments afterward.
Grad Forum
Location: STV 401
Start Time: 10/7/2016 3:00 PM
End Time: 10/7/2016 4:00 PM
Description: Distinguished Alumni give hope to grad students.
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