Events

April 2019

Monday 15 Apr

Admitted Students Day

Outdoor Spaces South Lawn

Open to the public

/ Monday

8:00am-4:00pm

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

Ross Gay, Craft of Poetry

Library Meeting Room aka Pillow Room

Open to the public

/ Monday

2:00pm-3:00pm

Ross Gay MFA '98 is the author of three books: Against WhichBringing the Shovel Down; and Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude.

Ross Gay, Craft of Poetry

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre

Open to the public

/ Monday

2:00pm-3:00pm

Ross Gay MFA '98 is the author of three books: Against WhichBringing the Shovel Down, and Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude, winner of the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award and the 2016 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award.

Ross Gay Poetry Reading

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre

Open to the public

/ Monday

5:15pm-6:15pm

Ross Gay MFA '98 is the author of three books: Against WhichBringing the Shovel Down, and Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude, winner of the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award and the 2016 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award.

Tuesday 16 Apr

Music Tuesday: Baroque Ensemble Concert

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

1:30pm-3:00pm

Directed by Carsten Schmidt, Sarah Lawrence College music faculty.

Music Tuesday

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

1:30pm-3:00pm

Music Tuesday: Baroque Ensemble

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

1:30pm-3:00pm

Iran: a Threat? (2019 Adda Bozeman Lecture)

Titsworth Marjorie Leff Miller ’53 Lecture Hall

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

5:30pm-7:00pm

Relying on his deep understanding of Iranian history and politics, Professor Abrahamian will do a "reality" test on Iran's strengths and weaknesses.

Ervand Abrahamian is a lecturer at Baruch College and recognized as a Distinguished Professor of History after more than 40 years of teaching experience.

Men's Tennis vs Purchase

Campbell Sports Center Tennis Courts - ALL

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

6:00pm-9:00pm

Wednesday 17 Apr

Faculty Panel on Exile and Emigration

Library Meeting Room aka Pillow Room

Open to the public

/ Wednesday

5:30pm-7:00pm

Four brief presentations by Sarah Lawrence faculty members will explore some of the historical, political, and literary dimensions of "Exile and Emigration" during the Middle Ages, the flight from Nazi Germany, and the ongoing refugee crisis of Muslims in Malaysia. The talks will be followed by a discussion.

Thursday 18 Apr

The Politics of Womanhood: From the Progressive Era to Trump World (Women's History Colloquium)

Slonim Living Room / Stone Room

Open to the public

/ Thursday

6:00pm-8:00pm

Leigh Ann Wheeler is a professor of History at Binghamton University (SUNY) who specializes in Modern U.S. women, sexuality, and social movements, especially those related to civil rights and civil liberties.

The Writing Institute Presents: Talk & Reading with Mary Calvi

Wrexham Living Room

Open to the public

/ Thursday

6:30pm-8:30pm

Mary Calvi, news anchor and award-winning reporter for WCBS-TV, will discuss how she uncovered a love affair between George Washington and Heiress Mary Eliza Philipse while researching her book Dear George, Dear Mary.

Friday 19 Apr

Men's Tennis vs Lehman

Campbell Sports Center Tennis Courts - ALL

Open to the public

/ Friday

6:00pm-9:00pm

Saturday 20 Apr

Men's Tennis vs Pratt

Campbell Sports Center Tennis Courts - ALL

Open to the public

/ Saturday

12:00pm-4:00pm

Fourth Annual Dance Film Festival

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre

Open to the public

/ Saturday

2:00pm-4:00pm

Featuring films from students, faculty, and alums:

  • Katy Greskovich
  • Amanda Hameline
  • Anxin Hu
  • Fanny Ketter
  • Ann Nelson
  • Lily Padilla
  • Sam Robbins
  • Andrea Sandahl
  • Hyung Seok
  • Richard Sylvarnes and David Neumann
  • Jace Weyant
  • Zhiwei Wu, Yinghan Li, and Zixuan Yang

Sarah Lawrence College Music Presents: Adler & Giacchino’s Composition Palooza (Junior Recital)

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Saturday

4:00pm-5:30pm

Tuesday 23 Apr

Music Tuesday

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

1:30pm-3:00pm

Music Tuesday: The Weiss-Kaplan-Stumpf Trio

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

1:30pm-3:00pm

The Weiss-Kaplan-Stumpf Trio is the second 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.

Men's Tennis vs St. Joseph's L.I.

Campbell Sports Center Tennis Courts - ALL

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

6:00pm-9:00pm

The Writing Institute Presents: Joe Papaleo Writers' Workshop Reunion & Meet and Greet

Wrexham Living Room

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

6:30pm-8:30pm

Wednesday 24 Apr

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.

Men's Tennis vs Staten Island

Campbell Sports Center Tennis Courts - ALL

Open to the public

/ Wednesday

4:45pm-7:45pm

The Weiss-Kaplan-Stumpf Trio in Concert

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Wednesday

7:30pm-9:00pm

The Weiss-Kaplan-Stumpf Trio is the second 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.

Thursday 25 Apr

T. Fleischmann, Craft of Nonfiction: Forms of Joy

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre

Open to the public

/ Thursday

2:00pm-3:00pm

In the contemporary moment, transgender life is widely associated with structural oppression, rejection, and violence. Despite this, the work of trans artists and writers is often joyful and liberatory, more invested in pleasure than loss. Looking at some of that work, we’ll consider what unique forms joy takes in trans lives and trans art, and how those forms might lead us toward emergent thought, insight, and resistance in our own writing.

The Writing Institute Presents: Wrexham Road Reading Series

Wrexham Living Room

Open to the public

/ Thursday

6:30pm-8:30pm

The Writing Institute's Wrexham Road Reading Series brings together writers from within and outside the Sarah Lawrence College community to share their work.

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