German director Werner Herzog's internationally acclaimed "breakthrough" film is based on the famous story of mysterious 19th-century child genius Kasper Hauser. As played by Bruno S., Hauser shows up unannounced in the middle of a village square, frightening the populace with his bizarre behavio...
Tuesday, September 20 2016 5:15 PM — 8:00 PM
Faculty Teaching Discussion: Looking Ahead Let’s take an early-in-the-semester chance to reflect together and share ideas about participation and opportunities for scaffolding assignments later in the semester, etc. A follow up on orientation discussions. Hope to see you there! Facilitated by J...
Monday, September 19 2016 3:30 PM — 5:00 PM
Based on a real-life case study, recorded in Jean-Marc Gaspard Itard's 1806 volume Memoire et Rapport sur Victor de L'Aveyron, The Wild Child is spiritually in line with François Truffaut's other films about the pains of adolescence. Truffaut himself plays Dr. Jean Itard, a doctor working at Pari...
Thursday, September 15 2016 5:15 PM — 8:00 PM
What do Mummies, the CIA, Yale University, and SNL all have in common? Together they served as a focused way for the U.S. to fight the Cold War. In the time of Mad Men, drinking your lunch, and the rise of PR, J.FK. and the State Department sold us the treasures of the past to fight the terror of...
Wednesday, September 7 2016 2:00 PM — 2:50 PM
In this first sequel to 1989's Batman, the Caped Crusader (Michael Keaton) is up against the Penguin (Danny DeVito), the hideously deformed scion of a wealthy Gotham City family. The Penguin plots with evil businessman Max Schreck (Christopher Walken) to become mayor and then turn Gotham into a c...
Tuesday, September 6 2016 5:15 PM — 8:00 PM
Attend a morning meeting for announcements, discussion, and a preview of upcoming initiatives and events. At noon, unwind with colleagues over lunch in the lounge.
Thursday, April 28 2016 10:30 AM — 12:00 PM
Join us for this two day workshop that focuses on teaching the liberal arts online. This course covers both theory and practice. Day one focuses on pedagogy. We explore the ways online teaching requires instructors to change the way they think about constructing courses. What works in an online ...
Tue, Mar 1 2016 10:30 AM — Wed, Apr 27 2016 3:30 PM
Marcia Bailey, Linda Chavers, Sheryl Sawin, and Elizabeth Sunflower would like to invite you and your students to Mosaic Out Loud, a theatrical collaboration between our Mosaic II students and Radical Acts, the social justice wing of Iron Age Theatre Company to be performed on Tuesday, April 19th...
Tue, Apr 19 2016 9:30 AM — Thu, Apr 21 2016 10:50 AM
David Mamet writes and directs the political thriller Spartan. Respected Secret Service agent Robert Scott (Val Kilmer) is assigned to the kidnapping case of Laura Newton (Kristen Bell), the missing daughter of a high-ranking political figure. Scott is teamed up with rookie Curtis (Derek Luke). A...
Tuesday, April 19 2016 5:15 PM — 8:00 PM
For 300 years artists have used S&M to portray changes in social dynamics. From Sade's libertine princes and kinky peasant girls to Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey, sex, violence and role playing have masked deeper anxieties about domination and submission between the classes. This talk will ...
Tuesday, April 19 2016 3:30 PM — 5:00 PM