Week of Events
Think about a recent purchase you made. Chances are, marketing had something to do with your decision to make that purchase. Marketing shapes the way we perceive products and brands, and the same principles apply to how you want to advertise yourself to others. Whether it’s at a networking event, online profile, or job interview, […]
Join us for a zoom reading and Q&A with author Saïd Sayrafiezadeh. Saïd Sayrafiezadeh is the author, most recently, of the story collection, American Estrangement. His memoir, When Skateboards Will Be Free, was selected as one of the 10 best books of the year by Dwight Garner of The New York Times, and his story collection, Brief Encounters With the Enemy, was a finalist for the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Fiction Prize. His writing has appeared in The New Yorker, The Paris Review, The Best American Short Stories, Granta, McSweeney’s, The New York Times, and New American Stories, among other publications. He is the recipient of a Whiting Writers’ Award for nonfiction and a Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers’ fiction fellowship.
Join us for a World Cinema Series zoom discussion illuminating the theme “Living on the Edge: Displacement, Identity, and Resilience” by analyzing the message and impact of the 2019 film, Atlantics. Atlantics (French: Atlantique) is a internationally co-produced supernatural romantic drama film directed by Mati Diop, in her feature directorial debut. It was selected to compete for the Palme d’Or at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival. Diop made history when the film premiered at Cannes, becoming the first Black woman to direct a film featured in competition at the festival.
Join Us As We Honor Our Veterans Veterans Day November 11, 2021 11 a.m. Erlanger Gardens * Monmouth University *Rain Location: Anacon A Featuring a performance by: Long Branch High School JROTC Guest Speaker: Monmouth Student Veteran John Feniello
This two-session virtual course taught by Christy Schmidt, provides participants with a complete roadmap to guide them through the self-publishing process.
The Interdisciplinary Conference on Race: Researching and Teaching on Race 8:30 a.m.: Panel, “Equity, Standard English, and Writing Instruction” 10:05 a.m.: Panel, “Politics and Social Change” 11:40 a.m.: Panel, “Praxis and Advocacy” 1:15 p.m.: Panel, “Language, Arts, and Culture” 2:50 p.m.: Participant Roundtable and Reflection