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November
13

Faculty / Undergraduate Reading Series

5:00PM, SAU Reading Room

The second installment of this year's Undergraduate/Faculty reading series features student Mimi Ace and faculty member Gail Hosking. It should be a great reading! Pizza and drinks provided...

November
6

Creative Writing - Poetry Reading

4:00PM, Shop One2

Creative Writing Faculty Catherine Faurot and Gail Hosking will be giving a poetry reading on Thursday, November 6 at the lovely, on-campus Shop One2 (in Global Village). Do stop by!

October
23

Distinguished Computational Linguistics Lecture

12:30 pm, Golisano Auditorium

The 2014 Distinguished Computational Linguistics Lecture will be given by Dan Roth - the title of his lecture is "Learning and Inference for Natural Language Understanding". Here's the press release:

September
25

Creative Writing: Undergraduate/Faculty Reading Series

5:00PM, Campus Center Reading Room

As Signatures, R.I.T.’s literary and arts journal kicks off its 30th year, come celebrate with a reading devoted to Signatures editors, contributors, and faculty advisors. Readers include students Meghan Boilard, Angela Freeman, Sayre Harvell, Anna Latzer, and Carolina Rago as well as faculty members Robert Glick, John Roche, and past Signatures contributors. It should be a fantastic reading!

April
24

The Globe Goes to the Movies Symposium

Bamboo Room (2650) and Reading Room Center for Campus Life

Organized by Dr. Elena Rakhimova-Sommers (Department of English), The Globe at the Movies Symposium aims to celebrate and reflect upon the rich and multifaceted nature of global film. This event features film screenings and invited talks by film scholars and directors. The public forum format is an opportunity for students and faculty to ask probing questions about the film directors’ vision pertaining to complex issues faced by the rapidly changing global community.

For more information please visit the Symposium website or contact elena.sommers@rit.edu.

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March
20

Undergraduate / Faculty Reading Series #5: Women's Reading

5pm, Campus Center Reading Room (2nd Floor)

Special Event: “RIT Women Read." Featuring Paulette Swartzfager and Chandra McKenzie. Creative writing students will be featured, and an open mic for RIT women writers will follow.

We look forward to seeing you: great readings, good fun, free food!

 

 

 

 

February
20

Undergraduate / Faculty Reading Series #4

5pm, Cary Collection (Wallace Center 2nd Floor)

The next English Department Faculty / Undergraduate Reading Series will feature student Angela Freeman and Visiting Professor Michael Sarnowski. Join us at the Cary Graphic Arts Collection, on the 2nd floor of the Wallace Center. See you there!

November
21

Undergraduate / Faculty Series Reading #3

5:00PM, Campus Center Reading Room

Student William Consagra Francis and Professor Robert Glick will be featured in the third Undergraduate / Faculty Reading Series. Come for the free pizza and awesome readings!


October
17

Undergraduate / Faculty Series Readiing #2

5PM, Campus Center Reading Room

The second English Department Undergraduate / Faculty reading will feature Student Nathaniel Mathews as well as Faculty Trent Hergenrader and Gail Hosking. Come for the free pizza and awesome readings!

September
26

Undergraduate / Faculty Reading Series

5:00PM, Student Union Reading Room

 

 

Welcome to the Inaugural Faculty / Student Reading Series! Six times during the year, we'll pair a faculty creative writer with an undergraduate writer for an awesome and dynamic reading. This month, the readers will be: 

Professor Catherine Faurot

 

Pizza and drinks will be provided!

Creative Writing Awards!

Join us on April 22nd at 4:00PM in the SAU Reading Room for our annual Creative Writing Awards! Writer David Schickler is our guest speaker, along with live readings from our CW award winners...

To submit your work for the CW awards:  https://signatures.submittable.com/submit

David Schickler's web site:  http://www.davidschickler.com/