The mass media messages women receive today demand conflicting and confusing roles. The 19th annual Women’s and Gender Studies Symposium on Friday, April 25, will explore the roles of women and how they are portrayed in the media.
Speakers from the Comcast Sports Network InStyle magazine are among those who will highlight Communication Week 2014 from Monday, April 14, through Thursday, April 17. With the theme of Envision, Engage, Embark , COM Week will link successful alums and professionals with students. Speakers from Cisco, the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Weber Shandwick, In Style, DBY Events & Invitations and Everygirl round out the keynotes.
The award was presented at the CSCA Conference in Minneapolis on April 5.
Flourice Richardson, doctoral student in the English Studies program, was honored with the Conference on College Composition and Communication’s (CCCC) Scholars for the Dream Award at its annual convention last month. CCCC is a conference of the National Council of Teachers of English. This award is prestigious in the disciplines of rhetoric and composition, and this was the most competitive year in the history of the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). Read the rest of this entry »
April 16 – School of Biological Sciences – Molecular and Cellular Biology Seminar Series- Samantha Atkinson will present “Genetic analysis of Ton2 dependent processes in microtubule organization in Arabidopsis.” Room 121, SLB, noon.
April 16 – Department of Sociology and Anthropology – Dr. Kevin Hunt of Indiana University will present a talk entitled. “Savanna Chimpanzee Ecology Throws Lights on the Origin of Bipedalism.” Room 208, Moulton Hall, 7:00 p.m.
April 17 – School of Biological Sciences Seminar Series – Dr. Jim Goodson of Indiana University will present “Mechanisms of Gregariousness and Territoriality in Birds.” Room 210, Moulton Hall, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
April 18 – Department of Chemistry – Eric Grabowski of Illinois State University will present a literature seminar. Room 225, Julian Hall, 3:00 p.m.
April 18 – Department of Physics Informal Seminar Series – Professor Douglas Twitchell will present “Usable Security.” Room 309, Moulton Hall, noon.