Events

February 2019

Tuesday 5 Feb

Bridging Divides and Challenging Enforcement in Undocumented Youth Organizing (Social Science Colloquium Series)

Titsworth Marjorie Leff Miller ’53 Lecture Hall

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

12:30pm-2:00pm

In this talk, public policy faculty member Luisa Laura Heredia explores the high-risk direct action tactics that undocumented young people carried out between 2010 and 2014 to challenge the U.S. immigration enforcement regime.

Harnessing the Power of the Gut-Brain Axis in Health and Disease (Science Seminar Series)

Science Center 103

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

12:45pm-1:45pm

Justine Kupferberg, of NYC-based biotechnology company Kallyope, and her team use single-cell sequencing, computational biology, circuit tracing, and neural imaging to deepen their understanding of the gut-brain axis in health and disease and develop transformative therapies for diseases with high unmet need.

Music Tuesday: Nordic Voices

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

1:30pm-3:00pm

Nordic Voices is an internationally acclaimed six-voice a cappella ensemble praised for their depth of programming and extraordinary vocal skills.

Visual and Studio Arts Lecture Series: Jen Liu

Heimbold Visual Arts Center 208

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

1:30pm-3:15pm

N.K. Jemisin, Craft of Speculative Fiction

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

2:00pm-3:00pm

N.K. Jemisin is an author of speculative fiction short stories and novels, and the first author to win three Hugos in a row for her Broken Earth novels.

Wednesday 6 Feb

N.K. Jemisin Speculative Fiction Reading

Slonim Living Room / Stone Room

Open to the public

/ Wednesday

6:00pm-7:00pm

N.K. Jemisin is an author of speculative fiction short stories and novels, and the first author to win three Hugos in a row for her Broken Earth novels.

Men's Basketball vs. Mount Saint Mary

Campbell Sports Center Full Gym

Open to the public

/ Wednesday

6:00pm-8:00pm

Thursday 7 Feb

Faculty Research Presentation: Chet Biscardi, Music

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Thursday

12:45pm-1:30pm

Music faculty member Chet Biscardi will perform his In Time’s Unfolding (2000) and discuss the creative process and the roles of influence, resonance, and anxiety in all of the arts.

Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope by James Redford & Karen Pritzker (Art of Teaching Film Series)

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre

Open to the public

/ Thursday

5:00pm-7:00pm

The Art of Teaching Graduate Program's Educational Film Series aims to show current films that broaden our understanding of schools, highlight current issues in education, and spark discussion and dialogue.

Saturday 9 Feb

Women's Basketball vs. Pratt

Campbell Sports Center Full Gym

Open to the public

/ Saturday

1:00pm-3:00pm

Monday 11 Feb

Mayapple & Sarah Lawrence Summer Workshop: Online Information Session

Off Campus Online

Open to the public

/ Monday

4:00pm-5:00pm

Participate in an online information session to learn all about the Mayapple and Sarah Lawrence College summer workshop, The Art of Protest: Art and Scholarship as Political Resistance.

Thursday 14 Feb

Danielle Trussoni, Craft of Speculative Fiction

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre

Open to the public

/ Thursday

2:00pm-3:00pm

Danielle Trussoni is the author of The New York Times and International bestsellers Angelology and Angelopolis.

Monday 18 Feb

Admitted Students Day

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Atrium/Lobby

Open to the public

/ Monday

8:00am-3:00pm

Admitted Students Day is designed to give admitted students and their families a real feel for what it’s like to attend Sarah Lawrence.

Tuesday 19 Feb

Visual & Studio Arts Lecture Series: Ajay Kurian, Sculpture

Heimbold Visual Arts Center 208

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

1:30pm-3:00pm

Wednesday 20 Feb

The Edge of Alchemy: Animator Stacy Steers

Titsworth Marjorie Leff Miller ’53 Lecture Hall

Open to the public

/ Wednesday

6:00pm-8:00pm

Animator Stacy Steers will present four short animated films from across 20 years of filmmaking.

Thursday 21 Feb

Set the World on Fire: Black Nationalist Women and the Global Struggle for Freedom (Women's History Colloquium)

Slonim Living Room / Stone Room

Open to the public

/ Thursday

6:00pm-8:00pm

Keisha N. Blain is a professor of history at the University of Pittsburgh and an award-winning historian who writes on race, politics, and gender. 

Saturday 23 Feb

Men's Volleyball vs Pratt & Neumann University

Campbell Sports Center Full Gym

Open to the public

/ Saturday

11:00am-5:00pm

Monday 25 Feb

Pre-College Summer Programs Online Information Session

Off Campus Online

Open to the public

/ Monday

12:00pm-1:00pm

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

Difference in Dialogue: "Designer Babies" (You Say That Like it's a Bad Thing)

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre

Open to the public

/ Monday

7:15pm-9:00pm

Part of our yearlong Difference in Dialogue series, this panel discussion features Dr. James Grifo, Laura Hercher MS'01, and Josephine Johnston contemplating the effect of IVF and preimplantation testing on those who use it, and on those who don't.

Tuesday 26 Feb

From Teonanácatl to Miami Vice: Latin America's Contributions to World Drug Cultures

Titsworth Marjorie Leff Miller ’53 Lecture Hall

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

5:00pm-6:30pm

A lecture by Paul Gootenberg, SUNY Distinguished Professor, Stony Brook University.

March 2019

Friday 1 Mar

Friends of the College Present: The Music of What Happens

Wrexham Living Room

Open to the public

/ Friday

10:30am-12:00pm

Join the Friends of Sarah Lawrence College for a presentation by history and literature faculty member Fredric Smoler for a discussion of alternate history.

21st Annual Women's History Conference

Open to the public

/ Friday

All Day

The Struggle Continues: Intersectional Activism in the Age of Gender Based Violence and Authoritarian Oppression.

Saturday 2 Mar

Men's Volleyball vs York (N.Y.) & Cooper Union

Campbell Sports Center Full Gym

Open to the public

/ Saturday

11:00am-3:00pm

Sunday 3 Mar

Softball vs York (N.Y.)

Campbell Sports Center Mary LeVine Softball Field

Open to the public

/ Sunday

12:00pm-4:00pm

Tuesday 5 Mar

Jim Shepard, Craft of Fiction: Fiction from Nonfiction

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

2:00pm-3:00pm

A consideration of some of the possibilities and problems involved in making history or science or other non-fictional areas of inquiry the basis of a fiction.

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