10/11 - 6:00pm to 11/7 - 8:00pm
Big Red Barn (in the greenhouse)
Join us to open the Art Exhibit of Christine McMeekin's work, which will be displayed through October 11th to November 7th.
Christine McMeekin is a PhD student in the math department at Cornell University studying number theory. As an artist, she was originally drawn to mathematics for its creative nature. Christine excelled in art from a young age, but quickly rejected realism as merely a demonstration of technical proficiency and moved to more abstract art. Throughout her time in graduate school, she has held numerous art exhibitions locally in Ithaca, NY....
10/25 - 8:00am
Big Red Barn
Grad Write-Ins occur every weekday that class is in session, from 8:00-11:00am in the Big Red Barn. Come join other students who also have writing goals and deadlines. Be a part of a writing community so that you are able to become more productive and accountable with your time and your writing. The upstairs area of the Big Red Barn is a designated quiet space.
There will be cups for you at the register for FREE coffee and/or tea! Come for all or part of the time.
Learn about other Graduate School writing programs here.
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Online at www.cirtl.net/events
In the final of four online seminars on women in STEM, we will introduce some of the possibilities of critical and feminist pedagogies in STEM teaching and research for those new to these approaches. Attention will be given to discuss the value of these approaches, as well as potential barriers.
Presenters: Denise Pope, Teaching-as- Research Coordinator, CIRTL Network; Kyle Trenshaw, Educational Development Specialist for Natural Sciences & Engineering, University of Rochester
Questions to consider include:
What is critical and/or feminist STEM...
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Big Red Barn
If you're a native speaker eager to talk in your own language or just a beginner trying to learn, come chat with other grads at the BRB. All languages welcome and encouraged to form your own conversation group.
Everyone is welcome! Coffee & cookies provided!