Events

December 2018

Tuesday 4 Dec

Science Seminar Series

Science Center 103

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

12:45pm-1:45pm

The Science Seminar Series presents current research in the natural sciences, mathematics, and related topics by guest speakers as well as Sarah Lawrence students and faculty. Talks are aimed at our undergraduate audience but all are welcome to attend.

Music Tuesday

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

1:30pm-3:00pm

Music Tuesday: The Ying Quartet and Martin Goldray

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

1:30pm-3:00pm

The Ying Quartet is the first visiting ensemble of the Jean Wentworth Music Residency, established by the Wentworth family in memory of revered concert pianist and music faculty member emerita Jean Wentworth.

Eating NAFTA: Trade, Food Policies, and the Destruction of Mexico (Book Discussion)

Titsworth Marjorie Leff Miller ’53 Lecture Hall

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

1:30pm-3:00pm

Alyshia Galvez will discuss her new book, Eating NAFTA: Trade, Food Policies, and the Destruction of Mexico.

Diane Seuss Craft of Poetry: Le Freak, C'est Chic: Freaking the Sonnet

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

2:00pm-3:00pm

How might formal improvisation serve as an act of both homage and individuation, as a touchstone that holds us up as we travel deeper and deeper into our freakish originality?

Women's Basketball vs Mount Saint Vincent

Campbell Sports Center Full Gym

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

6:00pm-8:00pm

Men's Basketball vs Mount Saint Vincent

Campbell Sports Center Full Gym

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

8:00pm-10:00pm

Wednesday 5 Dec

The Legacies and Practices of Surrealism in Contemporary American Poetry: A Lecture by Dr. Cassandra Cleghorn

Library Meeting Room aka Pillow Room

Open to the public

/ Wednesday

1:30pm-3:00pm

The focus of this session will be the making of readings and new work: we will analyze and appreciate select contemporary U.S. "surrealist" poems, and we will generate new writing of our own.

Diane Seuss Poetry Reading

Slonim Living Room / Stone Room

Open to the public

/ Wednesday

6:00pm-7:30pm

Diane Seuss's most recent collection, Still Life with Two Dead Peacocks and a Girl, was released in 2018 by Graywolf Press.

The Ying Quartet in Concert

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Wednesday

7:30pm-10:00pm

The Ying Quartet is the first visiting ensemble of the Jean Wentworth Music Residency, established by the Wentworth family in memory of revered concert pianist and music faculty member emerita Jean Wentworth. This event features a performance by the Ying Quartet followed by a reception celebrating the launch of  the Jean Wentworth Music Residency.

Thursday 6 Dec

Barbara Walters Gallery Exhibition: Jenny Perlin

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Barbara Walters Gallery

Open to the public

/ Thursday

10:00am-4:00pm

Jenny Perlin is an artist working in Brooklyn. Her practice in 16mm film, video and drawing works with and against the documentary tradition, incorporating innovative stylistic techniques to emphasize issues of truth, misunderstanding, and personal history.

Men's Basketball vs St. Joseph's College Brooklyn

Campbell Sports Center Full Gym

Open to the public

/ Thursday

6:00pm-8:00pm

Women's Basketball vs St. Joseph's College Brooklyn

Campbell Sports Center Full Gym

Open to the public

/ Thursday

8:00pm-10:00pm

Friday 7 Dec

Open Concert

Marshall Field Room 1

Open to the public

/ Friday

6:00pm-8:00pm

A music program showcase highlighting student performers. Refreshments to follow.

Sunday 9 Dec

Men's Basketball vs. Lehman College

Campbell Sports Center Full Gym

Open to the public

/ Sunday

1:00pm-3:00pm

Senior Recital: David Gobris

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Sunday

3:00pm-5:00pm

A show by senior David Gobris incorporating music, dance, imagery, poetry, and recorded electronics.

Women's Basketball vs CCNY

Campbell Sports Center Full Gym

Open to the public

/ Sunday

3:00pm-5:00pm

Monday 10 Dec

Voice Recital

Marshall Field Room 1

Open to the public

/ Monday

5:00pm-7:00pm

Tuesday 11 Dec

Music Tuesday

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

1:30pm-3:00pm

Wednesday 12 Dec

Pre-College Summer Programs Online Information Session

Off Campus Online

Open to the public

/ Wednesday

4:00pm-5:00pm

Learn more about Sarah Lawrence College's summer programs for pre-college students!

Thursday 13 Dec

Garth Risk Hallberg, Craft of Fiction

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre

Open to the public

/ Thursday

2:00pm-3:00pm

Author Garth Risk Hallberg is a faculty member in the MFA Writing Program at Sarah Lawrence College.

 

Nauman’s Skin: A Lecture by Jeremy Melius

Heimbold Visual Arts Center 208

Open to the public

/ Thursday

5:15pm-7:00pm

On the occasion of a major new retrospective of his work, this lecture seeks to account for two of American artist Bruce Nauman’s earliest and most abiding preoccupations: the vulnerable surfaces of the human body, and the potential, by turns grim and exhilarating, for modern technologies to serve as "extensions of man."

Graduate Studies Info Session in NYC

Off Campus The 23rd Street Center: 116 W. 23rd Street, 5th fl

Open to the public

/ Thursday

6:00pm-7:30pm

Please join us for an Information Session to learn more about our graduate programs and life as a graduate student at Sarah Lawrence College. Meet the Director of Graduate Admissions at:

31st Semi-Annual Science Poster Session

Campbell Sports Center Full Gym

Open to the public

/ Thursday

6:00pm-8:00pm

The 30th semi-annual Science & Mathematics Poster Session, hosted by the Division of Science and Mathematics.

The Writing Institute's Student Reading & End-of-Year Potluck

Wrexham Living Room

Open to the public

/ Thursday

6:30pm-9:00pm

Join the Writing Institute at Sarah Lawrence College and its community of writers for a student reading and end-of-year potluck celebration!

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