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Healthcare Relief through Surgical Teaching - David Knight MD

Healthcare Relief through Surgical Teaching – David Knight MD

Tuesday Nov 17 | 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Interested in Global Health? Dr. David Knight will discuss his work in Liberia, Africa and Loupes Around the World Foundation. Join the event on Zoom: https://tcu.zoom.us/j/5633000179

College of Science and Engineering

College of Science and Engineering

About College of Science and Engineering

Healthcare Relief through Surgical Teaching – David Knight MD
The mission of the College of Science & Engineering is to foster knowledge of and curiosity about science, mathematics, and engineering by offering personalized, rigorous instruction that emphasizes research and internship opportunities.

Questions about this event?

Clark Jones

Email: c.jones2@tcu.edu

Phone: 8172575365

Worlds of Words Fall 2020

NEW PLACES, NEW LIVES

Wednesday Oct 21 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

What is it like to live in another country, culture, and language as an American? Learn about the challenges and opportunities from three of our American professors who have lived abroad in Germany, Jordan and Italy. Professors Nicholas Albanese, Samuel Ross and Jeffrey Todd will present.

Virtual-Attend or sign up online

Virtual-Attend or sign up online
2800 S. University Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76129

About The Department of Modern Language Studies

NEW PLACES, NEW LIVES
The Department of Modern Language Studies teaches Chinese, French, German, Italian and Japanese as well as the cultures and literatures of the countries where these languages are spoken. Studying a language involves not only communication, but also understanding cultures, connecting with other disciplines, learning to compare linguistic and cultural traditions, and appreciating the role of language in our global community.  

Questions about this event?

Murielle Wright/TCU Modern Language Studies

Email: m.wright@tcu.edu

Phone: 8172577355

Worlds of Words Fall 2020

INTERCULTURAL ICONS: HIP HOP AROUND THE WORLD

Wednesday Nov 11 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

A quintessentially American phenomenon, Hip Hop has been embraced by minority populations around the globe to give voice to shared struggles, emotions, and resistance. Come hear how Hip Hop has traveled the world. Professor Frederick W. Gooding Jr., German minor/Communications Major T.J. Brock, Professor Marie Schein and Professor Nicholas Albanese will present.

Virtual-Attend or sign up online

Virtual-Attend or sign up online
2800 S. University Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76129

About The Department of Modern Language Studies

INTERCULTURAL ICONS: HIP HOP AROUND THE WORLD
The Department of Modern Language Studies teaches Chinese, French, German, Italian and Japanese as well as the cultures and literatures of the countries where these languages are spoken. Studying a language involves not only communication, but also understanding cultures, connecting with other disciplines, learning to compare linguistic and cultural traditions, and appreciating the role of language in our global community.  

Questions about this event?

Murielle Wright/TCU Modern Language Studies

Email: m.wright@tcu.edu

Phone: 8172577355

To Be Honest 8.5X11 Poster

To Be Honest: Voices on Islam From an American City

Wednesday Feb 26 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

A one-act play by Habiba Noor, William Christ, and Sarah Beth Kaufman. After the 70-minute performance, an audience talk-back will be hosted by Habiba Noor, Hanan Hammad, and Mark Dennis.

Sid Richardson Lecture Hall #2

 

Sid Richardson Building

Sid Richardson Building
2955 South University Dr
Fort Worth, TX 76129

About AddRan College of Liberal Arts

To Be Honest: Voices on Islam From an American City
Mission To advance life-long learning and discovery in the humanities and social sciences and to develop critical thinking, analytical, and communication skills that prepare students for successful careers in our global society.  Vision To become a liberal arts college nationally recognized for innovative learning and critical inquiry that enhances our environment, improves the human condition, and develops ethical leaders.

Questions about this event?

Heather Confessore

Email: h.confessore@tcu.edu

Phone: 817-257-4429

Tina Chang

Live Oak Reading with Tina Chang

Thursday Feb 20 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Born in Oklahoma, poet Tina Chang moved with her family to New York City when she was a year old. As a child, Chang was sent to live with family in Taiwan for two years before returning to New York. She earned a BA at SUNY-Binghamton and an MFA at Columbia University.

Chang is the author of the poetry collections Half-Lit Houses (2004) and Of Gods & Strangers (2011). Her work has been featured in the anthologies Asian American Poetry: The Next Generation (2004) and From the Fishouse: An Anthology of Poems that Sing, Rhyme, Resound, Syncopate, Alliterate, and Just Plain Sound Great (2009). She coedits the anthology Language for a New Century: Contemporary Poetry from the Middle East, Asia, and Beyond (2008).

The first woman to be named poet laureate of Brooklyn, New York, Chang discussed her appointment with the New York Times: “The ultimate goal is to break down the wall between people and poetry,” Chang noted. “Somewhere along the way, we have felt intimidated by it, or we have felt we have to be well-educated in order to be able to access it or walk into that world.”

Chang has received awards from the Academy of American Poets, Barbara Deming Memorial Fund, Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation, New York Foundation for the Arts, and Van Lier Foundation. She has also been granted residencies at the MacDowell Colony, Djerassi Resident Artists Program, Vermont Studio Center, and Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. She lives in Brooklyn.

“Tina Chang.” Poetry Foundation, Poetry Foundation, https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poets/tina-chang.

Moudy North

Moudy North
2805 South University Dr.
Fort Worth, TX 76129

About English Department

Live Oak Reading with Tina Chang
Since 1873, the English Department has remained at the heart of academics at TCU. As one of the largest departments on campus, we are proud to work with students at every level in their education, from first-year writing and literature courses to doctoral studies in English or Rhetoric and Composition. Today, the English Department approaches both venerable and popular subjects – from Jane Austin, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Kenneth Burke or missionary writers, radical journalists, and comic books – with traditional and cutting edge tools. We work in both dusty and digital archives to advance knowledge about the centrality of culture in our lives. Our faculty have garnered significant scholarly recognitions in a broad range of intellectual areas, with special focus on British, American, and postcolonial literatures, rhetoric and composition, and creative writing. The department offers two majors in English and Writing, a minor in these areas, as well as Creative Writing, and the Ph.D. in English or Rhetoric and Composition.

Questions about this event?

Ann Tran

Email: n.g.tran@tcu.edu

Phone: 4693714669

David Knight Healthcare Relief through Surgical Teaching

David Knight MD – Healthcare Relief through Surgical Teaching

Tuesday Nov 19 | 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Dr. David Knight discusses his global health work in Liberia.

Sid Richardson Building

Sid Richardson Building
2955 South University Dr
Fort Worth, TX 76129

About College of Science and Engineering

David Knight MD – Healthcare Relief through Surgical Teaching
The mission of the College of Science & Engineering is to foster knowledge of and curiosity about science, mathematics, and engineering by offering personalized, rigorous instruction that emphasizes research and internship opportunities.

Questions about this event?

Clark Jones

Email: c.jones2@tcu.edu

Phone: 817-257-5365

Nov 19 - Think Global Impact on Health

Think Global Impact on Health

Tuesday Nov 19 | 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Think Global Impact on Health is an interdisciplinary opportunity to build dialogue around urgent or emergent global issues

BLUU Ballroom

BLUU Ballroom
2901 Stadium Dr
Fort Worth, TX 76129

About Discovering Global Citizenship

Think Global Impact on Health
To engage TCU with the world by providing international and comparative experiences for students

Questions about this event?

Clark Jones

Email: c.jones2@tcu.edu

Phone: 817-257-5365

Arabic Games & Conversations

Arabic Games & Conversations

Friday Nov 8 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join Arabic classes for games and conversations – every Friday from 2:00 – 4:00PM -SCHAR 3003

Scharbauer Hall

Scharbauer Hall
2855 Main Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76129

About The Department of Modern Language Studies

Arabic Games & Conversations
The Department of Modern Language Studies teaches Chinese, French, German, Italian and Japanese as well as the cultures and literatures of the countries where these languages are spoken. Studying a language involves not only communication, but also understanding cultures, connecting with other disciplines, learning to compare linguistic and cultural traditions, and appreciating the role of language in our global community.  

Questions about this event?

Murielle Wright

Email: m.wright@tcu.edu

Phone: 8172577355

Justice Journey 2020-6

Justice Journey 2020 Info Session

Monday Oct 28 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Want to learn more about the TCU Justice Journey? Attend our Info Session next Monday, October 28, at 6:00pm, in Rees-Jones Hall to hear from alumni of the trip and the course faculty. Food and beverages will be available.

(The Justice Journey is part of a spring 2020 course; students must enroll in the class to go on the trip. Permission code required.)

Rees Jones Hall

Rees Jones Hall
TX

About CRES (Comparative Race and Ethnic Studies)

Justice Journey 2020 Info Session
Our Mission: To educate students, faculty, staff, and interact with the larger community to critically examine racial and ethnic identities as an essential step in becoming ethical citizens and leaders in today’s global community Our Vision: To be an academic and community-oriented program committed to intercultural understanding and social justice Our Core Values: CRES fosters inquiry, engagement, dialogue, creative expression, inclusiveness and respect, in pursuit of academic excellence

Questions about this event?

Department of Comparative Race and Ethnic Studies

Email: CRES@tcu.edu

Phone: 817-257-4144

CLC-SHS-Ortiz and PAcheco-Poster Final-

To Live, Speak and Love in Harmony With Mother Earth

Tuesday Oct 22 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Poetry Reading by Two Indigenous Poets From Mexico

BLUU Ballroom

BLUU Ballroom
2901 Stadium Dr
Fort Worth, TX 76129

About AddRan College of Liberal Arts

To Live, Speak and Love in Harmony With Mother Earth
Mission To advance life-long learning and discovery in the humanities and social sciences and to develop critical thinking, analytical, and communication skills that prepare students for successful careers in our global society.  Vision To become a liberal arts college nationally recognized for innovative learning and critical inquiry that enhances our environment, improves the human condition, and develops ethical leaders.

Questions about this event?

Marie Schein

Email: m.schein@tcu.edu

Phone: 8172576366