events, activities, and workshops
Monday, May 2
MFA Graduation Exhibition REDUX
Art Building (251 E. Tenth Street)
MFA graduation exhibition REDUX is on view through Saturday, May 15, with gallery hours M-F from 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. more»
Center for Management in the Creative Industries (CMCI)
An Exploration: A Group Exhibition
Alexander Hughes Community Center
(1700 Danbury Rd, Claremont, CA)
Curated by Art Business students Taylor Bythewood-Porter and Darlene Zavala, this group show features gorgeous pieces by MFA students Cindy Genesious Garcia, Denisse Leung Liu, Iain Muirhead, Mayra Villegas, and Jenny Ziomek.
Opening reception TONIGHT, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Hope to see you there!
Tuesday, May 3
DBOS Alum Talk Session
12 noon–1:00 p.m.
The Division of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences invites you to this Alum Talk Session Q&A with Dr. Geoff Smart. Come participate in a lively discussion that will offer practical value for your career. Lunch will be provided.
Wednesday, May 4
CGU Concerts at CST
CST - Kresge Chapel
FACULTY CONCERT: The Kozeluch Project–Complete Keyboard Sonatas VII: Sonatas XXVI - XXIX; featuring Jenny Soonjin Kim, fortepiano. more»
Thursday, May 5
Claremont Mormon Studies Student Association (CMSSA) Meetings
12 noon–1:00 p.m.
The Claremont Mormon Studies Student Association (CMSSA) is dedicated to providing an academic and social support structure for students, researchers, and professionals with an interest in the academic study of Mormonism. CMSSA is open to graduate and undergraduate students actively studying in the Claremont area. The association sponsors lunch-time discussions, informal seminars with visiting scholars, and conferences. Informally it advises students on how to pursue their degrees most efficiently. more»
SAH Finals Survival Party
SAH IAC Backyard (831 N. Dartmouth Ave.)
Arts & Humanities students, friends, staff, and faculty are invited to celebrate the end of the semester–featuring Qdoba make-your-own "Hot Naked Burrito" bar, drinks, beer, wine, gift certificates, and prize giveaways.
Friday, May 6
AWSR End of Year Party
IAC Backyard (CGU School of Arts and Humanities)
Dr. Rosemary Ruether and AWSR members will share their academic experiences and research interest.
*Everyone is welcomed. Come and enjoy great Korean food and drinks. more»
Saturday, May 7
No events scheduled
Sunday, May 8
No events scheduled
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May 9–14 • Final exams week
May 14 • 2016 Commencement
Pitzer College 2016 Summer Session • May 16–June 24, open to all students currently enrolled in any accredited institution. more»
Monsour Counseling and Psychological Services offers support for a range of psychological issues in a confidential and safe environment. In addition, the following groups and workshops will be offered during Spring 2016:
- Strategies for Academic Success
- LGBTQIA Support Group
- Nourish Group
- Students of Color Support Group
- Women’s Group
- Support for Survivors
- Understanding Self and Others
For more information about the groups and workshops, please click here
Do you know someone interested in a CGU academic program? Invite them to attend an upcoming admissions event. See a full list here.
doctoral dissertation defenses
CGU policy requires that all dissertation defenses be announced to the campus community with a minimum of one week’s advanced notice. Defenses are a public event for our academic community and guests are welcome. Questions about a specific defense should be referred to the academic department.
May 2, 2016 – Elena Harman, Candidate PhD Psychology
Incorporating Public Values into Evaluative Criteria: Using Crowdsourcing to Identify Criteria and Standards
Dissertation Committee Chair: Tarek Azzam
Location/Time: ACB 208, 10:00 a.m.
May 9, 2016 – Monique Matelski, Candidate PhD Psychology
Adaptive Appraisals: The Role of High Quality Supportive Interactions In Helping Students Cope with Adversity and Thrive in STEM
Dissertation Committee Chair: Allen Omoto
Location/Time: ACB 208, 9:00 a.m.
May 11, 2016 – Ashton Ellis, Candidate PhD Political Science
Measuring the Disability Rights Framing Effects on Public Opinion about Assisted Suicide: Elite Interviews and an Experimental Survey
Dissertation Committee Chair: Jean Schroedel
Location/Time: Balitzer Boardroom, 9:30 a.m.
May 12, 2016 – PinChin Wang, Candidate PhD Religion
From Heaven to Earth: A Historic Study of the Development of Dr. Shoki Coe’s Contextualization Theology
Dissertation Committee Chair: Ann Taves
Location/Time: IAC Library, 2:00 p.m.
Monday–Thursday: 8:30 a.m.–7:30 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Daily Lunch Specials are $8.25 (unless otherwise noted)
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- Tufts Poetry Awards Panel Discussion view video
- Career Bites: Negotiating the Job Offer view video
- Atlantic Lecture Series: Anna Chave view video
- Some Americans & Some More curated by David Pagel view video
- Career Bites: Before, During, After Interviews view video
- Preparing to Teach view video
- Music Videos: View recitals, lectures, and performances by CGU students and faculty. view videos
- Check out CGU's #StudentsofCGU on Instagram.
cgu news & features
Keep up with news coverage about CGU at the CGU In the News section of the university's website.
- MARKETING: Drucker School of Management marketing Prof. Jenny Darroch will lead two panels May 2-3 at Marketing to Women Conference in NYC. more»
- POETRY: Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award winner Ross Gay is interviewed by the Claremont Courier. more»
Prof. Jenny Darroch will lead the “What it Takes to be a Brand a Millennial Woman Can’t Live Without” and “Reaching Women Around the Globe” panels. (Photo by William Vasta)
- PHOTO GALLERY: Exclusive photos from the Art Department’s Open Studios event. more»
- CISAT: CISAT Prof. Andrew Marx and students conducted environmental analysis fieldwork during a March 9 visit to the Robert J. Bernard Biological Field Station. more»
Open Studios is an annual event that invites the public to meet the MFA program’s current artists and view their works in the facilities in which it they were created. (Photo by Tom Zasadzinski)