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9:30 AM | 10:30 AM
This important orientation is required for you to be processed to payroll. Please bring original Social Security card.
10:30 AM | 11:30 AM
2:30 PM | 3:30 PM
12:00 AM | 11:59 PM
New Year's Eve - College Closed
New Year's Eve - College is closed
New Year's Day - College is closed
Deadline for continuing matriculated students (those enrolled for the Fall 2014 smester) to register for the Spring 2015 semester without the imposition of a $25 late registration fee.
10:00 AM | 11:00 AM
2:30 PM | 4:30 PM
Overview of time and leave regulation for members of the Higher Education Officer Series and Librarians. Employees will also be trained on the use of the Banner Self Service for electronic time and...
Deadlinefor filing for readmission and last day for auditors and non-matriculated students to file an application for the Spring 2015 semester.
9:00 AM | 6:00 PM
The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center is creating, in collaboration with the European cultural mobility information network - On The Move - and the U.S.-based grass-roots international network - Theatre...
2:00 PM | 4:00 PM
Socially engaged performance is of heightened importance in today’s world. Theatre and performance techniques are universally recognized as precious tools for addressing violence, illiteracy,...
Artists world-wide often find themselves working at the edge, exploring and pushing boundaries, transgressing social, political and religious conventions – and therefore putting their own...
Some of the greatest challenges to international cultural mobility are pragmatic; the implications of these obstacles can be immense for artists, artistic collaborations, productions, and presenters....
While artists continue to subsidize artistic production, funding mechanisms (governments, foundations, regional agencies, organizations, individuals – public and private) are necessary for...
Theatre grows from story-telling and yet where can we deposit the wealth of stories we each contain about our experiences in international cultural exchange? Gathering for experience-sharing can...
International interactions invite us to reimagine ourselves and others – to see and to express ourselves in new ways, using expanded vocabularies of aesthetics, material, content and context....
If international cultural mobility is increasingly valuable, it can also be surpassed by the pressing concerns we feel about world-wide and local ecological sustainability. Our international links...
4:00 PM | 5:00 PM
Creative Capital Open Session
5:00 PM | 6:00 PM
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - College is closed
Registration for new students, non-matriculants, auditors and permit students begins at 9:30 a.m.
12:00 PM | 1:00 PM
Using Blackboard to communicate, assess and share content with students and other users.
Blackboard has been upgraded with additional features to help make your learning and teaching experience...
6:30 PM | 8:30 PM
This event is part of a MEMEAC series in commemoration of the Armenian Genocide Centenary.
Using a “microhistory” perspective, this talk analyzes Armenian daily life in...
1:00 PM | 2:00 PM
8:30 AM | 4:30 PM
The purpose of the conference is to provide a forum within which neighboring university researchers can share ideas and insights in order to build linkages that might lead to future collaborations....
12:30 PM | 1:30 PM
1:30 PM | 2:30 PM
Last day to apply for a leave of absence for Spring 2015 semester.
6:30 PM | 8:00 PM
Speaker: Lotte Hendricks (Meertens Instituut)
Title: Knowledge of verb clusters
Practical dimensions of completing your dissertation
What you need to know about the "nuts and bolts", as well as the complexities of completing the dissertation, selecting an advisor and...
First day of classes for the Spring 2015 semester. All students who register on or after this day will be assessed a $25 late registration fee.
The international Segal Film Festival on Theatre and Performance (FTP - Film Theatre Performance) seeks to become the premier, annual US event for film and video focusing on theatre and performance....
11:00 AM | 12:30 PM
Arnon Goldfinger – The Komediant
11:30 AM | 12:00 PM
Bert Williams' Line Kiln Club Field Day
12:00 PM | 2:00 PM
David Weissman & Bill Weber - The Cockettes
12:30 PM | 1:00 PM
Babeth M. VanLoo - Meredith Monk: Inner Voice
1:00 PM | 2:30 PM
Zeina Daccache – 12 Angry Lebanese
2:00 PM | 3:30 PM
Chiemi Karasawa - Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me
2:30 PM | 4:00 PM
Paul Poet – FOREIGNERS OUT! Schlingensief’s Container
3:30 PM | 6:30 PM
John Walter - Theatre of War + Documenting Einstein on the Beach
Tim Etchells - Mark Does Lear + 100 People
4:15 PM | 6:00 PM
Why are computers so bad at understanding natural language and why are human-beings so much better at it? Can we build a model to simulate human language processing so that computers can process...
5:00 PM | 6:30 PM
Catherine Gund – Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity
6:30 PM | 7:30 PM
Panel – Documentary Films on Theatre
Lucinda Childs, Philip Glass, and Sol LeWitt – Dance
7:30 PM | 9:30 PM
Mathieu Copeland – The Exhibition of a Film
7:30 PM | 9:00 PM
Madeleine Sackler – Dangerous Acts Starring the Unstable Elements of Belarus
10:30 AM | 1:00 PM
Jonathan Demme – A Master Builder
12:30 PM | 2:00 PM
Richard Foreman – Once Every Day
Karin Kaper & Dirk Szuszies – RESIST! with the Living Theatre
2:00 PM | 2:30 PM
William Kentridge – 3 short animation fims
2:30 PM | 3:00 PM
Chiara Clemente – Our City Dreams
Back to Back Theatre – The Democratic Set
3:00 PM | 3:30 PM
Nature Theater of Oklahoma - Silent Movie Screen Tests - No. 1: Zurich, No. 2: Oslo, No. 6: Ghent + Episode 7 - Behind the Scenes: Romance and Portugal
3:00 PM | 4:00 PM
Christine Cynn – The Space Between
3:30 PM | 4:00 PM
Thierry de Mey - William Forsythe: One Flat Thing, Reproduced
Last day to deposit a dissertation or thesis and file for a February 1, 2015 degree.
4:00 PM | 4:30 PM
Richard Maxwell/New York City Players – THE FEUD OTHER
Jan Fabre – The Problem + Do We Feel with Our Brain and Think with Our Heart?
The participants will take their own (unscripted) view of the topic, which has to do with both translational interest and issues and aesthetic issues and how they merge or conflict or whatever seems...
4:30 PM | 4:40 PM
Hu Xiangqian – Sun
4:40 PM | 5:00 PM
Gabri Christa – Kasita
5:00 PM | 5:30 PM
David Roussève – Two Seconds After Laughter
Romeo Castellucci – Brentano
5:30 PM | 5:45 PM
Tina Satter/Half Straddle – Half Straddle Web Series
5:30 PM | 6:00 PM
Joan Jonas – Reanimation
5:45 PM | 6:00 PM
Keith Khan, Ali Zaidi and Marianne Weem/Builders Association – ALLADEEN
6:00 PM | 6:30 PM
Shaun Irons – Standing By: Gatz Backstage
John Jesurun – Shadowland 2: Monkey With Purple Flower
Panel – Theatre Artists as Filmmakers
6:30 PM | 7:00 PM
Big Art Group – The Imitation
7:00 PM | 8:30 PM
The Wooster Group/Elizabeth LeCompte & Ken Kobland – Rumstick Road
Sam Pollard – American Masters - August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand
8:30 PM | 9:15 PM
Adam Soch – Reza Abdoh: Theatre Visionary