Arts, Lectures, Events

Coming up in the College of Arts & Sciences

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January 30, 6-8 p.m., ADM 203

Alumni Seminar Series, Christian Unity and World Peace: Ecumenism and Dialogue Among World Religions after 500 Years.

February 1, 6 p.m., Casey Commons

Freedom Day Celebration: Jesuit Catholic Universities: Sites of Liberation or Exploitation?  Talk by Professor Thomas Murphy, SJ. Reading: Remaining Awake Through a Great Revolution. Sponsored by Global African Studies.

February 8, 1:30 p.m., ADM 222

Women Writing the Body: A Reading and Panel Discussion with Reagan Jackson, Sonora Jha, Theo Pauline Nestor, and Natalie Singer

February 12, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Popko Lounge, 6th Floor, Lemieux Library

Darwin Day Celebration, featuring faculty talks addressing such topics as aspects of Darwin's life as a scientist that shaped his theories, Darwin and the literature of time travel, and Darwin and race, slavery, and abolition.  In a time when scientific knowledge is under direct threat, we take International Darwin Day as an opportunity to examine anew (and with a critical eye) Darwin's contributions to our various disciplines. Sponsored by the Lemieux Library, College of Science and Engineering, College of Arts and Sciences, and departments of English and Biology at Seattle University. More information.

February 13, 4-6:30, Campion Ballroom

A&S Alumni & Students Connect, sponsored by College of Arts & Sciences Student Executive Council & Dean’s Leadership Council, Career Services, Board of Regents, Alumni Association

February 13, 6-8 p.m., ADM 203

Alumni Seminar Series, Christian Unity and World Peace: Ecumenism and Dialogue Among World Religions after 500 Years.

February 20, 6-8:30 p.m., Casey Atrium

Queer Trans Voices (Creative project), Department of Anthropology, Sociology, and Social Work’s Social Justice Teach-In.

February 20, 5:30 -7:15 p.m., Seattle University Student Center 160, LeRoux Room

Black & Brown Panel: What it Means to Be a Person of Color in the Workplace. Tickets available online.  The Black & Brown Panel is hosted by the African American Alumni Chapter at Seattle University (AAAC@SU) for members of the community to discuss topics and issues relevant to the black and brown community of Seattle University. During our first panel in February we will hear from individuals in the greater Seattle community about what it means to be a person of color in the workplace.

February 20, 6-8 p.m., ADM 203

Alumni Seminar Series, Christian Unity and World Peace: Ecumenism and Dialogue Among World Religions after 500 Years.

February 22, 7 p.m., Wyckoff Auditorium

Leroux Lecture, Fr. Michael Barber, S.J., the Leroux Endowed Chair in winter quarter 2018, Pragmatic Everyday Life: Impetus and Obstacle to Knowledge.

February 22, 7 p.m. Pigott Auditorium

Catholic Heritage Lecture: American Catholicism, Xenophobia and Immigration. Panelists: Arturo Chavez, Ph.D., Laurie Cassidy, Ph.D., and Catherine Punsalan-Manlimos, Ph.D. This year’s Catholic Heritage Lecture Series is focusing on the theme “That We May Be One: Racial Justice and the Catholic Church.”

February 22- March 4, Lee Center for the Arts

The Madwoman of Chaillot, by Jean Giraudoux, Directed by Jane Nichols. Ticket info.

February 24, 8 a.m.-6 p.m., SU Campus

Search for Meaning Festival

February 26, 6 p.m., Wyckoff Auditorium

Black History Month: The Blood is at the Doorstep, Film screening with Maria Hamilton, Founder of Mothers for Justice. Reading: Eulogy for the Martyred Children. Sponsored by Global African Studies.

March 3, 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Casey Commons

11th Annual Giving Voice to Experience Conference, sponsored by the Master of Arts in Psychology

March 13, 6-8 p.m., ADM 203

Alumni Seminar Series, Christian Unity and World Peace: Ecumenism and Dialogue Among World Religions after 500 Years.

April 17, 6-8:30 p.m., Casey Atrium

Displacement (The intersections of gentrification, immigration, and incarceration), Department of Anthropology, Sociology, and Social Work’s Social Justice Teach-In.

May 10-20, Lee Center for the Arts

How to End Poverty in 90 Days, Seattle U Theatre Department and Sojourn Theatre. Information and tickets.

May 22, 6-8:30 p.m., Casey Atrium

Welfare and Economic Inequality: The Department of Anthropology, Sociology, and Social Work’s year-long series of Social Justice Teach-Ins.

May 25, 2018, 6 p.m., Pigott Auditorium

Africa Day Celebration: Harp Performance and Keynote, Professor Lisa Beckley-Roberts, Jackson State University. Reading: The Days to Come. Co-sponsored by Global African Studies and the Department of Performing Arts & Arts Leadership.