events, activities, and workshops
Monday, March 3
No events scheduled
Tuesday, March 4
11:45 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
DPE invites the CGU community to attend a Tuesday Talk by Dr. Heather Campbell, Professor and Chair in the Department of Politics and Policy, and chair of Economics at Claremont Graduate University. Lunch will be provided. more»
MFA Thesis Show Exhibition Reception
Art Building (251 E. Tenth Street)
Phil Kim's thesis show All The Things Left Unsaid and Sara Pae's thesis show Permanent Rumschpringe are on view March 3–7 with gallery hours Monday–Friday from 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Artist Talks: March 4 at 7:00 p.m. Contact Chris Christion for more information.
Wednesday, March 5
APA, CMS, MLA Citations for Research Papers
Join the Writing Center for a workshop on three different citation styles. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org
CGU Concerts at CST
Mudd Theater (Claremont School of Theology)
Works by Scarlatti, Handel, Haydn, Mozart, and Faure. HanNa Park (piano).
Thursday, March 6
STEM Diversity Career Expo
LA Convention Center
10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Pre-register today to attend EOP’s STEM DIVERSITY CAREER EXPO for Minorities, Women, People with disABILITIES & Wounded Warriors in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math career disciplines. more»
Info Session: Foothill AIDS Project
Come learn about career opportunities including internships. Foothill AIDS Project offers a full spectrum of integrated programs and services in three counties that empower clients to manage their own long-term health goals. more»
Behavioral Economics and Institutions Seminar
Harper Hall 65
DPE invites the CGU community to attend this week's Behavioral Economics and Institutions Seminar by Dr. Yariv Fadlon from Claremont Graduate University. more»
Yuval Ron Ensemble
Athenaeum at CMC
Muslim, Jewish and Christian Harmony in the Golden Age of Spain.
Edmunds Ballroom at Pomona College
Mystical Music of the Middle East
Featuring vocal/instrumental music and a Sufi dancer.
For more information: email@example.com
Film Screening of "Service: When Women Come Marching Home"
CGU's Applied Women's Studies Program presents a film that addresses the courage of female veterans. Discussion to follow. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org more»
In Your Face
The Office of Student Life & Diversity invites students, staff, and facullty to share stories of your personal experiences. Contact Aracely Torres at email@example.com.
Friday, March 7
Career Workshop Series
Student Success Center
The Student Success Center invites you to the first workshop during March Career Madness: Networking using informational interviews. more»
Writing & Publishing Book Reviews
Weekly Fluency Workshop for International
Writing Center (141 East 12th Street)
A great resource for international students to improve speaking and writing skills. more»
Teaching Large Classes
Many entry-level classes confront teachers with large student numbers with a diverse range of abilities and motivation levels. This workshop introduces you to strategies for working with groups and individuals within large classes and designing manageable assessment and grading plans.
RSVP E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org more»
Saturday, March 8
No events scheduled
Sunday, March 9
No events scheduled
mark your calendars
- March 11 GSC Elections Informational Meeting
- March 17–22 Spring Break
- March 25–27 WASC Accreditation Site Visit
- March 28 Cesar Chavez Holiday Observed
- SSSPE students traveling to Cameroon to webcast African Evaluation Association conference more»
- Educational Studies Prof. Charles Kerchner writes in Education Week on California's divergence from federal education policies more»
- Rick Wartzman of the Drucker Institute in Time on why employers should start preparing for Gen Z more»
doctoral dissertation defenses
CGU policy (www.cgu.edu/pages/10403.asp) 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.
March 7, 2014 – LaChelle Schilling
Queering (A)sexuality: Boundaries or Desire, Intimacy, and The Sacred
Candidate for PhD Religion. Rosemary Radford Ruether, Dissertation Committee Chair, Religion. Location: IAC Library, 1:00 p.m.
March 7, 2014 – Peter Cook
An Examination of USC Shoah Foundation Master Teacher Lessons on The Holocaust
Candidate PhD Education. Carl Cohn, Dissertation Committee Chair, Education. Location: Harper 53, 9:00 a.m.
March 14, 2014 – Peiran Jiao
Essays on Behavioral Finance and Neurofinance
Candidate for PhD Economics. Paul Zak, Dissertation Committee Chair, Economics. Location: Balitzer Board Room, Harper East 213, 11:00 a.m.
March 21, 2014 – Diana McKibben
Does Restorative Justice Serve Justice?
Candidate PhD Political Science. Joseph Bessette, Dissertation Committee Chair, American Government & Ethics, Claremont McKenna College. Location: Balitzer Board Room, Harper East 213, 9:00 a.m.
March 24, 2014 – Kevin Fleming
Maintaining Strategic Relevance: The Existence and Key Characteristics of Career & Technical Education Program Discontinuance Policy and Case Studies within the California Community Colleges
Candidate PhD Education. Daryl Smith, Dissertation Committee Chair, Education. Location: Harper 61, 1:30 p.m.
March 26, 2014 – Shujing Xu
Effects of History and Lift Forces on Particle Trajectories Oscillatory Rotating Motion
Candidate PhD Mathematics. Ali Nadim, Dissertation Committee Chair, Math. Location: Math South, 2:30 p.m.
March 27, 2014 – David Dunaetz
The Achievement of Conflict-Related Goals Leads to Satisfaction with Conflict Outcomes
Candidate for PhD Psychology. Allen Omoto, Dissertation Committee Chair, Psychology. Location: ACB 208, 11:00 a.m.
April 8, 2014 – Kelly Ann Thompson Eggertsen
Mormon Women, Autobiography and Self-Construction: Creating Cosmos Out of Chaos through Autobiographical Writing
Candidate for PhD English. Robert Hudspeth, Dissertation Committee Chair, English. Location: McManus Conference Room, 10:00 a.m.
- CGU’s student newsletter, the Pedant, wants to hear about your accomplishments in academic-related areas. Please submit achievements to email@example.com and include your name, school, degree program, MA or PhD, and your achievement, no more than one paragraph. If you have a high-res photograph, send that along, too. The Pedant loves pictures.
- Interested in becoming a delegate or representative for your school? GSC elections are coming. Join them for an info session on March 3 & 11 at 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
- The CGU Dissertation Award Application for the 2013-2014 academic year is due by April 1 at noon.
Hagelbarger's hours of operation for the Spring semester are as follows: Monday–Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Below are this week's daily specials ($6.25 unless oherwise noted).
Monday: Breaded pepper fish, au gratin potatoes, mixed vegetables
Tuesday: Beef stew, rice, roll and butter
Wednesday: Vegetarian Linguine salad
Thursday: Sweet and sour chicken stirfry, white rice, egg rolls
Friday: Chef’s choice
Hagelbargers also offers pre-made and custom grilled items. See the menu here.
- Claremont Long Beach Math Collaborative, Year 3 View video»
cgu in the news
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Are you addicted to the smartphone game Flappy Bird? Millions of people are. Salon cites research by CGU psychology Professor Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi to explain how we get sucked in.