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Events Calendar

Attend one of the college's upcoming events, listed below. You can also review the Academic Calendars or find information about major college events, such as Convocation.

multi-day

Rethinking and Unthinking Popular Sovereignty Conference

10:30 AM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities

Presented by the Center for Global Culture and Communication, Department of Communication Studies, Department of Philosophy, and Doctoral Program in...

multi-day

Brady Tea

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM, sponsored by Brady Scholars Program in Ethics and Civic Life

Brady Scholars gather weekly for refreshments and discussion about recent events and their implications for our society, ongoing moral difficulties...

May
20
2024

Spanish Writing Center Spring Workshop

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Join us for a one-hour workshop to learn practical strategies to understand and analyze prompts to enhance your Spanish writing...

May
21
2024

Weinberg College Teaching Awards Ceremony and Luncheon

11:45 AM - 1:30 PM, sponsored by Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences

Tuesday, May 21, 2024 11:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. CT | Guild Lounge in Scott Hall   This year’s awardees Distinguished Teaching Award Michelle Huang,...

May
21
2024

Urban & Community Workshop: Io Brooks

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM, sponsored by Sociology Department

The Department of Sociology's Urban & Community Workshop: Io Brooks, Northwestern University   

May
21
2024

Ethnography Workshop: Mitchell Duneier

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM, sponsored by Sociology Department

The Department of Sociology's Ethnography Workshop: Mitchell Duneier, Professor of Sociology, Princeton University, presents: Slim's Table in Retrospect In-Person Only  

May
22
2024

Imperial Material: Talk by Alvita Akiboh

12:00 PM - 1:45 PM, sponsored by History Department

I’m happy to announce that, with sponsorship from CCHS and the Department, Alvita Akiboh, assistant professor at Yale, will be...

May
22
2024

Chemistry Department Colloquium - Joan-Emma Shea, UCSB

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Chemistry

Chemistry Colloquium dated May 22, 2024 Joan-Emma Shea, hosted by George Schatz For more information, contact Mirjeta Remaley  at mirjeta.remaley@northwestern.edu

May
23
2024

Department of Chemistry Professional Development Day

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Chemistry

Professional Development Day Hosted by Christian Malapit   Times and location vary For more information, email christian.malapit@northwestern.edu

May
23
2024

Culture & Society Workshop: Brianne Dubois

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Sociology Department

The Department of Sociology's Culture & Society Workshop: Brianne Dubois “Short Contracts and Contracts Made Short: Examining Professional Stratification among French Contemporary...

May
23
2024

CFS Info Session Live on Zoom

4:00 PM - 4:45 PM, sponsored by Chicago Field Studies

Find out more about the Chicago Field Studies Program and get all your questions answered by one of the CFS...

May
23
2024

Boyce Lecture in Medieval History

4:30 PM - 7:00 PM, sponsored by Center for Historical Studies

Gray Boyce Memorial Lecture in Medieval History (CCHS/History) Kristina RICHARDSON (UVA), author of Roma in the Medieval Islamic Word: Literacy, Culture...

May
29
2024

German Department Grillfest

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, sponsored by Department of German

Join the German department for our end of year Grillfest! Help us celebrate our students, awardees and seniors!

May
29
2024

Sophomore Lunch

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, sponsored by Brady Scholars Program in Ethics and Civic Life

Sophomores will meet for the last time as a group during Reading Week of Spring Quarter.

May
29
2024

Black Question Time

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM, sponsored by Black Studies Department

The ‘Black Question Time’ Panelists are: Karen Attiah, Opinions columnist for the Washington Post https://www.karenattiah.com/ Peter Braithwaite, Director of Procurement, Diversity and Community...

May
30
2024

Honors Senior Thesis Symposium

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM, sponsored by History Department

Join us as we celebrate our honor's candidates on the completion of their milestone thesis projects. Friends and family of the...

Jun
7
2024

Weinberg College Graduation Reception

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences

All Weinberg College graduates and their guests are invited to join me for food, drinks, and a toast to the...

Jun
8
2024

Brady Program Graduation Reception

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM, sponsored by Brady Scholars Program in Ethics and Civic Life

The Brady Program celebrates with the Class of 2024 and their families.  At this celebration, the undergraduate students, the graduate...

Jun
8
2024

Weinberg College Convocation

3:00 PM - 5:30 PM, sponsored by Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences

Saturday, June 8, 2024 3:00-5:30pm Welsh-Ryan Arena  Information on ticketing, regalia, and other key details can be found on our Convocation page. Additional...

Jun
29
2024

The Ballad of Mu Lan, an encore screening

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, sponsored by Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts

written and directed by Alvin Chan When Mu Lan dresses up as a boy to take her father’s place in the...

Jul
11
2024

POWeR: Polymer Women Empowerment & Research

All day, sponsored by Department of Chemistry

Polymer Women Empowerment and Research conference (PoWER) will foster community, share cutting-edge scientific results, highlight women’s contributions and voices, and...

Jul
12
2024

POWeR: Polymer Women Empowerment & Research - Day 2

All day, sponsored by Department of Chemistry

Polymer Women Empowerment and Research conference (PoWER) will foster community, share cutting-edge scientific results, highlight women’s contributions and voices, and...

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