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Repeats every day until Tue Mar 31 2015 .
February 26, 2015
(All day)
University Library
The 15th Annual Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Lecture Series celebrates the 75th anniversary of Richard Wright's "Native Son," one of the first major works of literature by an African-American writer about African-Americans. As part of the lecture series, a special library exhibition, “Richard Wright’s 'Native Son': Then and Now,” will be open daily during library hours from February 1 through March 31.
Repeats every week until Sun May 31 2015 except Thu Nov 27 2014, Thu Dec 18 2014, Thu Dec 25 2014, Thu Jan 01 2015, Thu Jan 08 2015, Thu Jan 15 2015.
February 26, 2015
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Intercultural Center (Multipurpose Room)
A new opportunity for prayer, intercession, meditation on campus. Join us each Thursday from 12 to 12:30 p.m. for a spiritual "time-out" during the week, to pray for own concerns and those we know and to lift up intercessions for our community and the world. All are welcome, no matter where you are on your spiritual journey.
February 26, 2015
7:30 pm
Performing Arts Center (The Barn)
This evening presents two classic one-act plays. “Trifles” is an early feminist drama about a group of women who examine the details of a crime that were dismissed as ‘trifles’ by their male counterparts. “Riders to the Sea” is a tragedy about the women in an Irish family struggling to survive in the face of nature’s realities. Tickets are $10 general admission; $5 students and seniors.
February 26, 2015
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
GHH Atrium
An evening of choral music featuring the Washington and Lee University Singers under the direction of Dr. Shane Lynch. The program will feature both traditional and contemporary selections from the rich choral repertoire.
February 27, 2015
(All day)
University Library
The 15th Annual Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Lecture Series celebrates the 75th anniversary of Richard Wright's "Native Son," one of the first major works of literature by an African-American writer about African-Americans. As part of the lecture series, a special library exhibition, “Richard Wright’s 'Native Son': Then and Now,” will be open daily during library hours from February 1 through March 31.
February 27, 2015
12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
Campus Recreation Center (Dance Studio B)
This class is designed for new and intermediate yoga students. Please wear comfortable clothing and feel free to bring a mat or a towel. Recreation mats will also be available. If you have any questions, please contact Jim Azar at jazar@rwu.edu.
February 27, 2015
7:30 pm
Performing Arts Center (The Barn)
This evening presents two classic one-act plays. “Trifles” is an early feminist drama about a group of women who examine the details of a crime that were dismissed as ‘trifles’ by their male counterparts. “Riders to the Sea” is a tragedy about the women in an Irish family struggling to survive in the face of nature’s realities. Tickets are $10 general admission; $5 students and seniors.
February 27, 2015
9:00 pm
Upper Commons
Come watch the release of "The Breakfast Club" and enjoy breakfast favorite foods with CEN.
February 28, 2015
(All day)
University Library
The 15th Annual Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Lecture Series celebrates the 75th anniversary of Richard Wright's "Native Son," one of the first major works of literature by an African-American writer about African-Americans. As part of the lecture series, a special library exhibition, “Richard Wright’s 'Native Son': Then and Now,” will be open daily during library hours from February 1 through March 31.
February 28, 2015
1:00 pm
at RWU
vs. Connecticut College
February 28, 2015
7:30 pm
Performing Arts Center (The Barn)
This evening presents two classic one-act plays. “Trifles” is an early feminist drama about a group of women who examine the details of a crime that were dismissed as ‘trifles’ by their male counterparts. “Riders to the Sea” is a tragedy about the women in an Irish family struggling to survive in the face of nature’s realities. Tickets are $10 general admission; $5 students and seniors.
March 1, 2015
(All day)
University Library
The 15th Annual Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Lecture Series celebrates the 75th anniversary of Richard Wright's "Native Son," one of the first major works of literature by an African-American writer about African-Americans. As part of the lecture series, a special library exhibition, “Richard Wright’s 'Native Son': Then and Now,” will be open daily during library hours from February 1 through March 31.
Repeats every week until Sun May 31 2015 .
March 1, 2015
4:00 pm
GHH 200
Join members of RWU's Christian community as they gather for prayer, reflection, and a simple celebration of Communion on Sundays during the academic year. All are welcome to this service, no matter where you are on your journey!
Repeats every week until Sun May 10 2015 except Sun Oct 12 2014, Sun Nov 23 2014, Sun Dec 21 2014, Sun Dec 28 2014, Sun Jan 04 2015, Sun Jan 11 2015, Sun Jan 18 2015, Sun Mar 08 2015, Sun Apr 05 2015.
March 1, 2015
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
GHH 206
Join the Catholic Campus Ministry for weekly Mass on campus.
March 1, 2015
8:00 pm
GHH Atrium
Come join IRHA for their Just Dance Party!
March 2, 2015
(All day)
University Library
The 15th Annual Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Lecture Series celebrates the 75th anniversary of Richard Wright's "Native Son," one of the first major works of literature by an African-American writer about African-Americans. As part of the lecture series, a special library exhibition, “Richard Wright’s 'Native Son': Then and Now,” will be open daily during library hours from February 1 through March 31.
March 2, 2015
7:00 pm
Campus Recreation Center Fieldhouse
Nicholas Carr — author of "The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains" and "The Glass Cage: Automation and Us" — will address themes identified in this year's Common Reading selection — "The Circle" by Dave Eggers. Called an "exceedingly lucid" speaker and one of the "100 Most Influential People in IT," he speaks across the world on information technology, the culture of innovation and business strategy.
March 2, 2015
7:30 pm
Performing Arts Center (The Barn)
“HIC SVNT Dracones” is a 15th century cartographer’s term describing the interior of an unexplored continent. In this performance created by K.J. Holmes and performed by Holmes and Devika Wickremesinghe, explores being human through body, time, place, and emotional truths that are masked due to familial, social and cultural constraints. The performance is free and open to the public.
March 3, 2015
(All day)
University Library
The 15th Annual Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Lecture Series celebrates the 75th anniversary of Richard Wright's "Native Son," one of the first major works of literature by an African-American writer about African-Americans. As part of the lecture series, a special library exhibition, “Richard Wright’s 'Native Son': Then and Now,” will be open daily during library hours from February 1 through March 31.
Repeats every week until Tue May 05 2015 .
March 3, 2015
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Intercultural Center (Prayer Room)