Arts & Science Week

Monday, February 19, 2018 (All day) to Friday, February 23, 2018 (All day)
Departments: 

Monday, February 19

Student office hours with Dean Patricia Okker, 317 Lowry Hall, 3:30–5:00 p.m.

Tuesday, February 20

free headshot announcement

Free professional headshots for students, faculty, and staff, 317 Lowry Hall, 1–4 p.m.
Dress for Success!
Contact Jordan Yount for more information


Networking Know-how dinner announcement

 

 

 

 

 

Networking Know-How Dinner for students, 5:30 p.m., Reynolds Alumni Center

Nervous about attending a dinner meeting with a prospective employer? 
Attend this etiquette dinner to learn how to start a conversation, dine with ease, and build professional confidence. 
Network with professionals and enjoy a three-course meal and reception. 

Space is limited! Must be a College of Arts and Science student to attend.

Contact Amanda Cook by Feb. 14 to R.S.V.P. or for more information.


A Time to Listen Series, 6:30 p.m., Fireplace Lounge, Hulston Hall

"Addressing Bad Jokes"
Moderated by Associate Professor Rabia Gregory, Department of Religious Studies
The Department of Religious Studies invites students, faculty, staff, parents, alumni, and community members to a series of events on the University of Missouri campus. Join us to share your experiences of religious diversity and discrimination and offer suggestions of changes you would like to see in order to address religious illiteracy and the current climate at MU.

Refreshments will be provided.

Free and open to the public

Wednesday, February 21

A&S Faculty, Staff, and Postdoc meeting, 3–4 p.m., Jesse Wrench Auditorium, Memorial Union South


Reception to celebrate our new A&S dean, Patricia Okker, 4–6 p.m., George Caleb Bingham Gallery, Fine Arts Building
Contact Amanda Cook for more information


A&S Student Council Trivia Night, 7–9 p.m., Memorial Union
To register, send the name of your team, team captain, and team members to:muasstudentcouncil@gmail.com. Teams should include no more than eight people, and teams must be registered by Monday, Feb. 19. Donation to Tiger Pantry for entry.


The Green Duck Lounge, 7:30 p.m., Rhynsburger Theatre
A 60-minute play exploring how the #BlackLivesMatter movement parallels the civil rights movement of the 1960s.

Thursday, February 22

A&S mock interviews for students
Need to practice for an upcoming interview? Whether for an internship or full-time employment, practice your interviewing skills and receive feedback on your answers. Space is limited! Sign up here.
Contact Julia Parcell for more information or to sign up


The Green Duck Lounge, 7:30 p.m., Rhynsburger Theatre
​A 60-minute play exploring how the #BlackLivesMatter movement parallels the civil rights movement of the 1960s.

Friday, February 23

Beth Snyder alumni lecture poster

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alumna lecture by Beth Snyder, BFA '02 art, 1-2 p.m., 114A Ellis Library
"The Art of Business and the Business of Art"
Snyder is a founder and the owner of 1canoe2 in Fulton, Mo., she is also a 2018 recipient of the College of Arts and Science Distinguished Alumni Award.


Prof. Thomas Fomby, SMU

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alumnus lecture by Prof. Thomas Fomby, MA '73, PhD '75 economics, 3:30 p.m., Middlebush 12
"Big Data and How It is Changing the Landscape of Economics"
Fomby has been a professor of economics at Southern Methodist University since 1975 and chairman of his department twice. He is also a 2018 recipient of the College of Arts and Science Distinguished Alumni Award.


Annual Arts and Science Banquet (by invitation only), 6 p.m., Reynolds Alumni Center
Students present research from internship/career development, study abroad, and URM projects at reception, and Distinguished Alumni/Service Awards and Chalk Awards are recognized at the dinner.


The Green Duck Lounge, 7:30 p.m., Rhynsburger Theatre
​A 60-minute play exploring how the #BlackLivesMatter movement parallels the civil rights movement of the 1960s.