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UPCOMING 5/23: WGST Spring Colloquium

Women’s and Gender Studies Spring Colloquium
6 Students Share their Interdisciplinary and International Living and Learning Experiences!
Wednesday, 5/23
4:30pm, Haldeman 041

Acts of Violence–Acts of Empowerment

Andrea Jaresova ’12 – “‘Let the Old Traditions Fail’: How understanding the history of male traditions at Dartmouth can help us create the best strategies to prevent campus sexual assault” (Honors Thesis)
Stella Safari ’13 – “Politics and Representations of Sexual Violence in Democratic Republic of Congo”
Leah Feiger ’14 – “Sustainable Community Empowerment in a Post-Colonial and Gendered World”

Bodies and the State

Emily LaFond ’12 – “Queering Relationships Between Subjects and State” (Honors Thesis)
Nell Pierce ’13 – “Telling Stories in a Chilean Women’s Prison”
Javed Jaghai ’12 – “(Re)presenting the Realities of Gay Jamaicans: Identity, Community Formation, and Activism (1970-2012)

For more information, contact WGSTP

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UPCOMING 5/23 – 5/29: Celebrating Undergraduate Research

Here are some really great opportunities in the next few days to celebrate undergraduate research:

From the Office of the President:

President’s Undergraduate Research Symposium

  • Wednesday, May 23, Alumni Hall, 4-6pm
  • Presentations and posters highlighting honors theses from across the college.

Karen E. Wetterhahn Science Symposium

  • Thursday, May 24, Oopik Auditorium, Class of 1978 Life Sciences Center, 4-7pm
  • Keynote address by Dr. Mary Lou Guerinot on “Metals, Mutants, and Mayhem” at 4pm, followed by an undergraduate poster session.

Arts at Dartmouth Awards Ceremony

  • Tuesday, May 29, Moore Theater, Hopkins Center, 4:30pm
  • For more than 36 years, the annual Arts at Dartmouth Award Ceremony has been celebrating the achievements of student artists.

President Jim Kim:

I have been consistently impressed by the exceptional quality and sophistication of the scholarship produced by our undergraduate students. The opportunity to engage deeply with a topic of interest and to conduct original research while further cementing close relationships with faculty is one of the hallmarks of the Dartmouth education. 

Dean of the Faculty of Arts & Sciences Michael Mastanduno

One of the things Dartmouth does best is to provide students with opportunities to collaborate with faculty to create new knowledge both in and out of the classroom. Years after graduating, this is what students remember about their time at the College.

You can see some examples of the exciting undergraduate work that has been featured on the President’s Office website as well.

Hope to see you there!

Senior Thesis Presentations: May 15 – June 4

The DOSCs are gathering all the information they can on senior thesis topics and have compiled a schedule that includes date, time, and location. All of these are open to the public, so if any of the topics strike your fancy, feel free to drop by and celebrate our beloved seniors’ hard work over the past year! We’ll also be editing it as we get more information.

Read on for the complete schedule.

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UPCOMING 4/21: Thesis Therapy!

For all you seniors who are currently up to their necks in thesis work, THESIS THERAPY is back by popular demand!

Caitlin Nicholson and Rachel Groh are hosting this event in Hitchcock Lounge (1st floor) this Saturday, April 21, from 2-3 PM. There’ll be free food (from Lou’s, no less!) and you can just come, take a break from all that research and writing, chat with other thesis students, and otherwise just chill out.

UPCOMING Sat 2/18: Thesis Therapy!

Hey 12s!

Are you stressed about working on your thesis?

Do you wish that your could take a break to talk with other thesis-completing students?

Do you like ice cream and pie?

Well, now’s your chance! Don’t miss Thesis Therapy, a time and space for seniors who are completing thesis to hang out while snacking on some delicious treats. Stop by the first “session” this Saturday (2/18) from 3-5 pm in the living room of Casque and Gauntlet. Lou’s pie and ice cream will be served!

We hope to see you there!