Events

SEPTEMBER EVENTS

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2019

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2019

Join us for a visit by Dr. Paul M. Pulé, Post-doctoral Researcher, Division of Science, Technology and Society, Department of Technology, Management and Economics at Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden as he discusses "Toxic swaggers and the case for ecological masculinities: An evening about men, masculinities and Earth."  

OCTOBER EVENTS

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2019- SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2019

Join the CSB/SJU Library for the They/Them Project October 6-12, 2019.

The They/Them Project interviews individuals who currently use or previously used gender nonconforming pronouns. The project informs individuals about how words and actions affect the Trans+ community. Brent Dundore has taken photographs of the individuals he interviews. Those photographs would be on display at Alcuin Library.

Brent will also ask others to share their story. Discussion will be held at Gorecki sometime during the week of October 6-12. 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17,2019- SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2019 & THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2019- SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2019

Join us in the Coleman Theatre in the BAC for Photograph 51.

It is a humorous and moving portrait of Rosalind Franklin, one of the great female scientists of the twentieth century, and her fervid drive to map the contours of the DNA molecule. A balance of the historical, romantic and scientific, Photograph 51 is a touching human play of ideas.

Students can purchase tickets from the box office at 320-363-3577 or at http://www.csbsju.edu/fine-arts/plan-your-visit/box-office

NOVEMBER EVENTS

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2019
7:30 pm Pellegrene Auditorium SJU

Join us for the Norman L. Ford Science Literacy Lecture Series, "Sex, Brains & Culture: The Science and Pseudoscience of Gender Difference."

Dr. Lise Eliot is Professor of Neuroscience at The Chicago Medical School of Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science. A Chicago native, she received an A.B. degree from Harvard University, a Ph.D. from Columbia University, and a post-doctoral research fellowhip at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. In addition to teaching and writing, Dr. Eliot lectures widely on children’s brain and gender development. She and her husband live in Lake Bluff, Illinois and are the parents of three young adults.

FEBRUARY EVENTS

FEBRUARY 7-8, 2020

Join Talk Climate Institute for a workshop, located at the SJU campus. Also learn why climate change and climate justice are feminist issues

Join us for an engaging workshop where you'll learn new ways to talk about climate change. Participate in interactive sessions incorporating writing, reflective listening, activities, and storytelling. Get empowered to make a difference in your community! (dinner and snacks provided)

Registration is open until Sept. 13, at noon (Community members: $45, Students & Monastics: $5)

Full and Partial scholarships available.