Events

October 2018

Today: Thursday 18 Oct

Vivian Gornick, Craft of Nonfiction: On Re-Reading

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre

Open to the public

/ Thursday

2:00pm-3:00pm

Memoirist and personal essayist Vivian Gornick will read from and discuss her current work-in-progress, a book on re-reading.

Women's Soccer vs. Purchase

Campbell Sports Center Soccer Field (Yonkers)

Open to the public

/ Thursday

4:30pm-6:30pm

This match will be held at Fleming Field in Yonkers.

Wrexham Road Reading Series

Wrexham Living Room

Open to the public

/ Thursday

6:30pm-9:00pm

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

Sarah Lawrence College Theatre Presents: Pride & Prejudice

Performing Arts Center Frances Ann Cannon Theatre

Open to the public

/ Thursday

7:00pm-9:00pm

The Sarah Lawrence College Theatre program is pleased to present Pride & Prejudice by Kate Hamill (from Jane Austen).

 

Friday 19 Oct

Women’s Volleyball vs. CCNY

Campbell Sports Center Full Gym

Open to the public

/ Friday

7:00pm-9:00pm

Sarah Lawrence College Theatre Presents: Pride & Prejudice

Performing Arts Center Frances Ann Cannon Theatre

Open to the public

/ Friday

7:00pm-9:00pm

The Sarah Lawrence College Theatre program is pleased to present Pride & Prejudice by Kate Hamill (from Jane Austen).

 

Saturday 20 Oct

Graduate Programs Open House

Slonim Living Room / Stone Room

Open to the public

/ Saturday

10:00am-2:00pm

Join us for an Open House to learn about our graduate programs, characterized by Sarah Lawrence’s strong emphasis on individual scholarship and intensive collaborative work with faculty. 

Sarah Lawrence College Theatre Presents: Pride & Prejudice

Performing Arts Center Frances Ann Cannon Theatre

Open to the public

/ Saturday

3:00pm-5:00pm

The Sarah Lawrence College Theatre program is pleased to present Pride & Prejudice by Kate Hamill (from Jane Austen).

Men's & Women's Swim vs. Queensborough Comm. College

Campbell Sports Center Pool A/B

Open to the public

/ Saturday

3:00pm-6:00pm

SLAC Live Music

Bates Blue Room

Not open to the public

/ Saturday

10:00pm-12:00am

Monday 22 Oct

New York State Legislative Candidate Forum

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Monday

7:15pm-9:00pm

Be informed—hear the candidates discuss the issues. Audience questions welcome.

 

Tuesday 23 Oct

Friends of the College: The State of the College and the Landscape of Higher Education, with President Cristle Collins Judd

Library Meeting Room aka Pillow Room

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

7:00pm-8:30pm

President Cristle Collins Judd will discuss the value of the liberal arts, the role of arts and humanities in civil society, and the pressing issues facing higher education today.

Wednesday 24 Oct

10th Annual Fall Internship and Volunteer Fair

Outdoor Spaces South Lawn

Not open to the public

/ Wednesday

12:00pm-3:00pm

Proudly presented by The Office of Career Services and The Anita L. Stafford Community Partnerships and Service Learning Program.

Joshua Bennett—Four Horses: Pursuing the Animal in Black Poetics

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre

Open to the public

/ Wednesday

2:00pm-3:00pm

Dr. Joshua Bennett is an Assistant Professor of English at Dartmouth College, and a Junior Fellow in the Society of Fellows at Harvard University. He is the author of The Sobbing School (Penguin, 2016)—a National Poetry Series selection and finalist for an NAACP Image Award—as well as Being Property Once Myself: Blackness and the End of Man, which is forthcoming from Harvard University Press. Penguin Books will publish his second collection of poems, OWED, in 2020.

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

Campbell Sports Center Soccer Field (Yonkers)

Open to the public

/ Wednesday

4:45pm-6:45pm

From Tongue to Tongue: Recent Works in Translation (Babel Lecture Series)

Slonim Living Room / Stone Room

Open to the public

/ Wednesday

5:30pm-7:00pm

A reading with commentary by Suzanne Jill Levine, introducing new fiction by Cristina Rivera Garza and Guadalupe Nettel.

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

Campbell Sports Center Soccer Field (Yonkers)

Open to the public

/ Wednesday

7:00pm-9:00pm

Joan H. Marks Graduate Program in Human Genetics Application Webinars

Off Campus Online

Open to the public

/ Wednesday

9:00pm-10:00pm

Learn about the admissions process for the Joan H. Marks Graduate Program in Human Genetics  at Sarah Lawrence College.

Thursday 25 Oct

SLAC Open Mic

Bates Black Squirrel

Not open to the public

/ Thursday

9:00pm-11:00pm

Friday 26 Oct

SLAC Dance Party

Bates Blue Room

Not open to the public

/ Friday

11:59pm-2:00am

Saturday 27 Oct

Women's Basketball vs Green Mountain College

Campbell Sports Center Full Gym

Open to the public

/ Saturday

1:00pm-3:00pm

SLAC Films

Titsworth Marjorie Leff Miller ’53 Lecture Hall

Not open to the public

/ Saturday

8:00pm-11:00pm

Tuesday 30 Oct

DAPS-Diversity Advisory and Programming Subcommittee Meeting

Performing Arts Center PAC 3

Not open to the public

/ Tuesday

12:30pm-1:40pm

Music Tuesday: Bennett Lerner, Pianist

Performing Arts Center Reisinger Auditorium

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

1:30pm-3:00pm

Mitchell Jackson, Craft of Fiction: Repetition as Philosophy, Voice, Structure

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre

Open to the public

/ Tuesday

2:00pm-3:00pm

“Rose is a rose is a rose is a rose,” famously wrote Gertrude Stein. Stein is just one of the many writers who have employed repetition to myriad memorable effects in their  writing. But is repetition simply repeating a word or a phrase or a sentence or a structural element? In our session, we will examine repetition as both a philosophical and craft approach.

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