The College of Continuing Education is accepting applications to teach classes in the OLLI Scholar program. The program is an opportunity for PhD and professional school students to design and deliver a full course to OLLI members. Payment is $1,000 per course. Their terms are 8 weeks fall, 6 weeks winter and 7 weeks spring. The application deadline is June 5th, 2015. Click here for more information
THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA is accepting applications for the Graduate School
Graduate Research Internship for Summer 2015. This internship is a pilot program to support summer research-based internship opportunities in 2015. The summer stipend is $4,000. The deadline is May 6th, 2015. Click here for more information and to apply.
8 AMST seniors will share their research from the AMST 2-semester Senior Seminar course (taught by Professor Kale B. Fajardo). Students will share key findings and their analyses and a faculty member and/or grad student will respond and facilitate the Q+A on Thursday, April 30th from 3:30-4:45pm and 5-6:15pm in 105 Scott Hall. Click here for more information.
Waleed Mahdi, American Studies Ph.D. Student, has been selected as an NEH Summer Scholar supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities. He has received a travel grant to participate in an institute titled "American Muslims: History, Culture, and Politics," a three-week program to be held at The George Washington University, Washington, DC.
THE CSCL STUDENT ASSOCIATION is hosting an undergraduate symposium on Friday April 27th in Nicholson hall room 35. Food will be served at 4:30 and the presentations start at 5:00pm. American Studies Student worker, Jasmine Lane will be sharing her research with the title "Fanon, Césaire, and Hartman: Reclaiming and Reconstructing a Theory of Blackness ".
The Department of Gender, Women, and Sexuality studies is offering a new course for fall 2015. GWSS 3290: Politics of Reproduction. The course will be taught by Professor Siri Suh and will meet Tuesdays & Thursdays from 2:30 - 3:45pm. Click Flyer for Politics of Reproduction.pdf for more information.
the department of Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature is hosting a colloquium event on place, race, and historical imagination in close readings of literature and sculpture on Friday April 24, 2:30. Room 35, Nicholson Hall.
The College of Liberal Arts Office of Information Technology is accepting applications from CLA departments for graduate students to submit their résumés/CVs and a cover letter for a Graduate Assistantship position in the Digital Content Library. The deadline to apply is April 30th. Click here for more information.
The Program in Law and History at the University of Minnesota is pleased to invite applications for the Erickson Graduate Fellowship in Law and History for the summer of 2015. The Fellowship provides a summer stipend of $4,000 and up to $500 for research expenses. The application deadline is Friday, May 1st.
The department of geography, environment, and society is hosting a coffee hour with professor John Hart on his work Old Haunts Revisited. This talk will take place Friday, April 17th in Blegen Hall 10 beginning at 3:30pm. Click here for more information.