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Art & Art History Alumnae Exhibition: 100 Years of Women at W&M
Thursday, September 6 - Saturday, October 20
Andrews Hall, Andrews Gallery and Atrium
Tamura Lomax, CEO, The Feminist Wire will speak at the Commonwealth Auditorium
Tuesday, September 11
All day
Sadler Center, Commonwealth Auditorium

Tamura Lomax is an educator, writer, and co-founder/CEO of The Feminist Wire, an online publication committed to feminist, anti-racist, and anti-imperialist sociopolitical critique. She received her PhD in religion from Vanderbilt University. 


    Soprano Laura Strickling Opens Ewell Concert Series
    Thursday, September 13
    7pm
    Ewell Hall

    Soprano Laura Strickling has performed at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, the Kennedy Center and Washington National Cathedral. She has been praised by the New York Times as having "[a] flexible voice, crystalline diction, and warm presence." 

      Art & Art History Alumnae Exhibition: 100 Years of Women at W&M - Reception
      Thursday, September 20
      4pm - 6pm
      Andrews Hall, Andrews Gallery and Atrium

      All are invited to be a part of the Artist Speakers series, followed by a reception honoring the ART & ART HISTORY ALUMNAE EXHIBITION: 100 YEARS OF WOMEN AT W&M

      Mary Jean Corbett, University Distinguished Professor of English, Miami University (Ohio)
      Thursday, September 20
      5pm
      Tucker Hall

      Professor Corbett’s research interests include nineteenth-century English and Irish writing, feminist and postcolonial theory, and women’s writing. She will deliver the Sara and Jess Cloud Distinguished Lecture.

        Patrick Hayes Writers Series Welcomes Lorrie Moore
        Wednesday, September 26
        7pm
        Tucker Hall

        Lorrie Moore is a noted writer of novels, short stories, children’s books and essays. She was elected to the American Academy of Arts & Letters in 2006. Her latest book, an anthology of essays, is entitled See What Can Be Done (Knopf, 2018). 

          Dr. Carla Hayden, 14th Librarian of Congress
          Friday, September 28
          4:30pm
          Sadler Center

          Dr. Hayden is the 14th Librarian of Congress and the first professional librarian in 60 years to hold the post. She is also the first woman and the first African American in that role.

            2018 Study Abroad Fair
            Saturday, September 29
            12pm - 3pm
            Trinkle Hall

            Join us for the Study Abroad Fair, sponsored by the Global Education Office of the Reves Center for International Studies. 

            The Children's Hour    
            Thursday, October 4
            7:30pm
            Kimball Theatre

            Lillian Hellman’s powerful and groundbreaking tale of two young women caught in a scandal that will throw their lives into turmoil and destroy everything they hold dear.

            Patrick Hayes Writers Series Welcomes Professor Elizabeth Spires
            Thursday, October 11
            5pm
            Tucker Hall

            Elizabeth Spires, Co-Director of the Kratz Center for Creative Writing and Professor of English, holds Goucher’s Chair for Distinguished Achievement. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, American Poetry Review and other magazines and anthologies. 

              Professor Jean Comaroff, Harvard University
              Thursday, October 11
              5pm
              Washington Hall

              Jean Comaroff is the Alfred North Whitehead Professor of African and African American Studies, Department of Anthropology at Harvard University. Professor Comaroff has had a distinguished career studying the people of Southern Africa. 

                Computer Science Distinguished Lecture Series Welcomes Professor Lydia Kavraki, Rice University
                Friday, October 12
                3pm - 5pm
                McGlothlin-Street Hall

                Lydia E. Kavraki is the Noah Harding Professor of Computer Science, professor of Bioengineering, professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and professor of Mechanical Engineering at Rice University. 

                  VIMS Welcomes Dr. Libby Jewett, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
                  Monday, October 15 - Wednesday, October 17
                  VIMS - Administration Building (Eastern Shore Laboratory)

                  Dr. Jewett, is a NOAA scientist with diverse science and management experience in ocean acidification and coastal hypoxia (low oxygen) research programs, and the first director of NOAA’s Ocean Acidification Program.

                    Adrienne Mayor, Research Scholar, Classics, History and Philosophy of Science, Stanford University
                    Thursday, October 18
                    5pm
                    Morton Hall

                    Adrienne Mayor is an independent folklorist/historian of science who investigates natural knowledge contained in pre-scientific myths and oral traditions. She will deliver the Lee Lecture.

                      Inaugural Sara E. Nance Lecture by Professor Deborah Morse
                      Thursday, October 18
                      5pm
                      Tucker Hall

                      Deborah Morse is the Sara E. Nance Professor of English. She specializes in Victorian studies, English novel, the animal in Victorian literature, feminist studies. She will give the inaugural Sara E. Nance lecture.