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Honors WhitTED presentation (Grow/Sugano)

Date(s)
5/4/2016 6:30 p.m.
Description
The whitTED Honors Research Showcase will feature student work from Spring 2016 GW Honors courses. From 6:30-7:00 p.m., students from Dr. Carol Simon's HN-396H-N Honors Seminar, "Philosophy of Love," will conduct a poster session. From 7:00-7:30 p.m., students from Dr. Pete Tucker's CS-396H-N, "How to Make Darn-Near Anything," will deliver project presentations. Keynote whitTED talks will be facilitated by students from Dr. Jess Clements's HN 400H-1, "Whitworth TED," from 7:30-8:30 p.m., featuring Alex Hoffmann's "What Fish Can Tell Us about Cancer," Lauren Noonan's "Perception as Reality: Applied Linguistics and Accent Prestige," and Elizabeth Porter's "The Dream Is Not yet Achieved." Whitworth talks to stir your curiosity! Refreshments provided!!
Location
Hixson Union Building (HUB) Crow's Nest
Fee
None
Contact
Jessica Clements, (509) 777-4975 or jclements@whitworth.edu
 
 

Writing Awards

Date(s)
5/5/2016 4:00 p.m.
Description
Join the English Dept, the University Writing Program and guests as we honor quality student writing through the Annual Writing Awards.
Location
Hixson Union Building (HUB) ABC
Fee
None
Contact
Annie Stillar, (509) 777-3253 or astillar@whitworth.edu
 
 

hEalTHIOPIA Guest Speaker

Date(s)
5/9/2016 7:00 p.m.
Description
hEalTHIOPIA is inviting a guest speaker to come and speak to the Whitworth community about Ethiopia and the health struggles that native Ethiopians go through on a daily basis. The guest speaker is Tirus Karuga, the Director of Medical Ambassadors International for East Africa. Mr. Karuga will explain New Covenant Foundation, the CHE project, and why it is so important for the Whitworth Community.
Location
Weyerhaeuser Hall Robinson Teacher Theater
Fee
None
Contact
Chad Cherry, (509) 777-4445 or ccherry17@my.whitworth.edu
 
 

English Dept. BBQ & Book Sale

Date(s)
5/13/2016 11:30 a.m.
Description
The annual English Department BBQ & Book Sale to benefit the courtyard shared by Westminster and Lied Center for the Visual Arts.
Location
Westminster Hall Courtyard between Westminster and Lied
Fee
None
Contact
Annie Stillar, (509) 777-3253 or astillar@whitworth.edu
 
 

Script Reading

Date(s)
5/13/2016 4:00 p.m.
Description
Students will read their entries in Script, a Whitworth University literary publication.
Location
The pergola by the garden between the Lied Center for the Visual Arts and Westminster Grounds
Fee
None
Contact
Annie Stillar, (509) 777-3253 or astillar@whitworth.edu
 
 

English Senior Recognitions

Date(s)
5/20/2016 6:00 p.m.
Description
Celebrate the works that graduating English majors have created in their capstone class. Students on the writing track will read their poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction, while students on the literature track will briefly share their portfolios.
Location
Music Building Music Recital Hall - 101
Fee
None
Contact
Annie Stillar, (509) 777-3253 or astillar@whitworth.edu
 
 

English Dept. Senior Breakfast

Date(s)
5/21/2016 9:30 a.m.
Description
Annual breakfast for faculty, English dept grads and their families
Location
Hixson Union Building (HUB) MPR
Fee
None
Contact
Annie Stillar, (509) 777-3253 or astillar@whitworth.edu