March 23rd, 2017
Join us for an evening with Rodrigo Toscano who will read from his recent works. Rodrigo Toscano’s newest book of poetry is Explosion Rocks Springfield (Fence Books, 2016) His previous books include Deck of Deeds, Collapsible Poetics Theater (a National Poetry Series selection), To Leveling Swerve, Platform, Partisans, and The Disparities.  His poetry has appeared in the anthologies Voices... Read more
March 28th, 2017
The revolutionary events of the year 1917 were a watershed moment in Russian history, causing profound and irreversible changes to the country’s political, social, and economic life, as well as taking an immeasurable human toll. Some of the best-known works of twentieth-century Russian literature, cinema, and visual art were dedicated to representing and reflecting on the revolution and its... Read more
March 29th, 2017
 Joinh UA Classics students and Eta Sigma Phi in celebrating one of the most influencial bards of all time at the 2017 Homerathon. The full reading of the Iliad will begin at 6 am and go until past midnight. Please click here to sign up to read:   Questions? Contact... Read more
March 31st, 2017
German Studies is proud to sponsor the Oceans and Deserts 2017 Conference taking place from March 31st - April 1st. Taking the mutual interrelation between culture and the environment as object of study, Oceans and Deserts spans all disciplines in the Humanities by bringing together emerging scholars to interrogate how these interrelated influences unfold in specific contexts. Please see the full... Read more
April 5th, 2017
Join us in hearing Leslie Schwartz’ story which has generated international attention; articles on the Talking Weeds blog have been read by thousands of people in over fifty countries. He is also very much in demand as an educator and lecturer. His recent travels and speaking engagements have been covered by major media in the United States including The New York Times, CBS and ABC news.... Read more
April 8th, 2017
Activating Communication: Designing Learning and Creating Meaningful Assessments Our 21st century learners need a multi-sensory learning environment designed around authentic learning experiences that encourage collaboration, creativity and critical thinking. How can teachers use focusing lenses to guide thinking when creating relevant instruction that is more meaningful and engaging? How can... Read more