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Meet the Two Historians who Used Spanish to Re-Tell History for Indigenous Audiences on April 10

Date and Time: Thurs., April 10 @ 4-5:30 pm

Location: Paul Loser Hall, Room 106

Lecture by Camilla Townsend (Rutgers) about Nahuatl (Aztec) historians in the early colonial period who re-appropriated their Spanish language training to write histories for indigenous audiences.

Columbia Univ. Fellow on “Trust vs. Transparency in Modern Democracies,” April 10

Date and Time: Thurs., April 10 @ 11:30 – 12:20 Location: Education 212 MacArthur Foundation “Genius” Fellow, Dr. Michael Schudson (Columbia University), will give a lecture entitled “Trust vs. Transparency in Modern Democracies,” cosponsored by TCNJ’s Politics Forum.

Speech on Skaters Empowering the Youth of Afghanistan, Wed., April 9

Date and Time: Wed., April 9 @ 5:30 pm Location: Library Auditorium “Skateistan:  Using Skateboarding to Empower the Youth of Afghanistan,” by Benafsha Tasmim.

International Studies Honor Society Info. Event, Wed., April 9

Date and Time: Wed., April 9  @ 8:30 pm Location: Social Science 105. Sigma Iota Rho, International Studies Honor Society: information event.

NJ’s WGS Consortium’s Annual Undergrad Colloquium, Fri., April 4

TCNJ is hosting the New Jersey Women’s and Gender Studies Consortium’s Annual Undergraduate Colloquium.Continue Reading

Lecture: “Springsteen’s ‘Born in the U.S.A.’: A Study in Misreading.”

Date and Time: Thurs., April 3 from 11:30am-12:30pm. Location: Business Building Lounge Close Readings Series, Dr. Lincoln Konkle (English):  “Springsteen’s ‘Born in the U.S.A.’: A Study in Misreading.” Sponsored by the Department of English.

NYU Visiting Lecture: Anticolonial Revolution in the Andes, Thurs., April 3

Time and Date: April 3 at 4 pm Location: 106 Loser Hall Lecture by Sinclair Thomson, Associate Professor of History, NYU.  “Resplendent Serpent or Monster of Humanity? Tupaj Katari and the Memory of Anticolonial Revolution in the Andes”

UPenn Visting Lecture: “Mind Wars: Brain Science and the Military in the 21st Century”

Date and Time: Tues., April 1 at 4:30 pm Location: Library Auditorium Lecture by Dr. Jonathan Moreno, David and Lyn Silfen University Professor of Ethics at the Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy at the Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania;  “Mind Wars:  Brain Science and the Military in the 21st Century.”

“Be the Change Exchange” on Sat., March 29

Date and Time: Sat., March 29 from 10 am to 5 pm Location: Sundial Lawn (Behind the Brower Student Center) WILL and the Freshman Year Experience are holding a spring cleaning boutique called “Be the Change Exchange” on the Sundial Lawn, selling students’ and staff’s donated clothes. People who donate clothing with get raffle ticketsContinue Reading

Verdi’s La Traviata Opera by the Boheme Opera of New Jersey

La Traviata, an opera created by Giuseppe Verdi, will be presented by the Boheme Opera, NJ. This is a fabulous opera and there will be a pre-curtain lecture about the opera one hour prior to curtain open each day. This event is ticketed.Continue Reading