Events Calendar 2021-2022
Sigma Tau Delta presents “Living with Poetry: Reflection and Compassion in Everyday Life” with Prof. Thomas
Thursday, April 21, 6:15 p.m. on Zoom.
Special Earth Day Lecture, “Climate Crisis: What Can We Do?” taught by Heide Estes
Friday, April 22, 5:00 p.m. on Zoom.
Scholarship Week — April 18-24, 2022
Jonathan Franzen, Freedom — 7:30 p.m., May 10.
Tuesday Night Book Club Series 2021-2022
Tuesday Night Book Club
Visiting Writers Series
Summer Commencement — 10:00 a.m., August 26.
New EN & CW Graduate Student Orientation — 4:30 p.m., Sept. 2.
Classes begin — 8:30 a.m., September 7.
Fall 2021 semester.
Guest Poet Adrienne Su (EN-615 Craft Seminar), September 30.
Climate Crisis Teach-In, October 4-9:
How do we convince the public/politician to do more on climate change?, Panel Discussion.
Dr. Stephen Chapman, Prof. Patrick Murray, Dr. Marina Vujnovic; Dr. Heide Estes, moderator, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m., October 4.
Climate Rhetoric: Student Panel in History of the English Language
Dr. Heide Estes, 1:15-2:35 p.m., October 5.
Environment and Literature, Student Panel in Environment and Pre-Modern Literature on Ecocriticism in EN211, Student Presentations.
Dr. Heide Estes, 2:45 – 4:10 p.m., October 5.
Incorporating Environmental Readings in Literature Courses: LIT Faculty Workshop
Dr. Heide Estes and Dr. Jeffrey Jackson, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., October 8.
“Life After Monmouth” Seminar, Sigma Tau Delta — 3:00-4:00 p.m., November 10.
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The Interdisciplinary Conference on Race: Researching and Teaching on Race — 8:30 a.m. – 4:10 p.m., November 12.
8:30 a.m. Panel: Equity, Standard English, and Writing Instruction (Courtney Werner, Linda Sacks, Lynn Kraemer-Siracusa, Noel Belinski)
1:15 p.m. Panel: Language, Arts, and Culture (Aaron Furgason, Christopher Bogart, Heide Estes, Annie Humphrey, Richard Scherl)
Reading Day — December 14.
“Fulbright U.S. Student Program” Workshop, facilitated by Dr. Mihaela Moscaliuc — 4:00-5:00 p.m., March 9.
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English Student Awards Ceremony and Sigma Tau Delta Induction — 5:30 p.m., Friday, April 8.