SAH Calendar

Pat Reif Lecture "Gender, Sexuality, and Ethics: New Perspectives"

This lecture approaches issues from historical vantage points with contemporary insights and questions, offering a basis for “development” ...

  • melissa.fitzpatrick@cgu.edu

Visiting Artist Lecture: Stanley Murashige

For more about Stanley Murashige, please visit: http://www.saic.edu/profiles/faculty/stanleymurashige/.  Our Visiting Artist Lecture Series is free ...

Possibilities in Poetry and Publishing

More information to come!

  • melissa.fitzpatrick@cgu.edu

SPARC Meeting

At this meeting, we'll be watching the film, Boys from Brazil, and discussing free will and moral responsibility. 

  • geoffrey.weiss@cgu.edu

Mandatory Advising Period for Spring 2016 Registration Begins

All students are encouraged to bring a copy of their unofficial CGU transcript (available through the CGU Portal) to their advising session.  Students ...

Concert: "Lyric mezzo-soprano arias: Baroque to post-Romantic"

This concert is part of the CGU Concerts at CST Series.  Concert will feature: Helen Quintana, mezzo-soprano; Tatiana Thibodeaux, piano.

  • lynda.marquez@cgu.edu

Visiting Artist Lecture: Erin Morrison

For more about Erin Morrison, please visit: http://www.erinmorrison.com/.  Our Visiting Artist Lecture Series is free and open to the public. Non-art ...

MFA Exhibition: Hazzar Samman

Reception: Tuesday, November 3, 6 - 9pm


  • chris.christion@cgu.edu

MFA Exhibition: Alice Marie Perreault

Reception: Tuesday, November 3, 6 - 9pm


  • chris.christion@cgu.edu

Lecture-Recital: "Prokofiev: Piano Sonata No. 6, Op. 82"

This concert is part of the CGU Concerts at CST Series.  Concert will feature: Jessica Kwong, piano.

  • lynda.marquez@cgu.edu

Humanities Language Exam

Please visit www.cgu.edu/sah/languageexam to register. 

MFA Exhibition: Antione Leonard

The Room Without a View

Reception: Tuesday, November 10, 6 - 9pm

Gallery hours: Monday - Friday, 10am - 5pm


  • chris.christion@cgu.edu

MFA Exhibition: Levon Davis

Reception: Tuesday, November 10, 6 - 9pm


  • chris.christion@cgu.edu

Rhys Kuzmic's Dissertation Defense

Rhys is a student in the Religion PhD program.

Dissertation Title: "Called and Always Calling: Toward a Constructive Theology of Call/Response ...

Faculty Concert: "Works by F. Couperin and others"

This concert is part of the CGU Concerts at CST Series.  Concert will feature: Anne Rardin, baroque violin; John Barcellona, flauto traverso; Shanon ...

  • lynda.marquez@cgu.edu

Visiting Artist Lecture: Kathy Butterly

For more about Kathy Butterly, please visit: https://www.artsy.net/artist/kathy-butterly.  Our Visiting Artist Lecture Series is free and open to ...

Whitny Braun's Dissertation Defense

Dissertation Title: "Sallekhana: The Philosophy, Ethics, and Culture of the Jain End of Life Ritual"

Dissertation Chair: Patrick Mason, R ...

Information Session on CGU/Bath Spa Joint Course

Study in both England and L.A. this summer in a joint course with CGU and Bath Spa University!  The TNDY/CLST course, "Heritage, Culture and ...

  • joshua.goode@cgu.edu

Guest Lecture: "Back to Africa" by Jelani Hamm

Back to Africa: Performing the Dialectic of Belonging and Un-Belonging in “Post-Racial America”

For thirty years, Dr. Hamm has brought his ...

  • melissa.fitzpatrick@cgu.edu

Panel Discussion: "Race in Contemporary Mormonism"

A panel discussion on issues regarding race in contemporary Mormonism.  Speakers include Ignacio Garcia, professor of history at Brigham Young University ...

  • patrick.mason@cgu.edu

MFA Exhibition: Kristen King

Reception: Tuesday, November 17, 6 - 9pm


  • chris.christion@cgu.edu

Ahuva Ho's Dissertation Defense

Dissertation Title - "Alfonso De Zamora: His Life and Work"

Dissertation Chair - Marvin Sweeney, Hebrew Bible

  • jessica.jones@cgu.edu

Grace Lee's Dissertation Defense

Dissertation Title - "Settler Colonialism and the Contemporary Asian American Activist Autobiography"

Dissertation Chair - Wendy Martin, ...

  • jessica.jones@cgu.edu

GSHA Meeting

We will be discussing how to implement certain events and also will be taking care of some important association business.  Light refreshments will ...

  • audrey.maynard@cgu.edu

Forum with the Editors of Journal of American Academy of Religion

Forum participants: Amir Hussain (Loyola Marymount University), outgoing JAAR Editor, and Cynthia Eller (CGU), incoming JAAR Editor.

Moderated by SAH ...

Faculty Concert: "The Kozeluch Project: Complete Keyboard Sonatas VI"

This concert is part of the CGU Concerts at CST Series.  Concert will feature: Jenny Soonjin Kim, fortepiano.

  • lynda.marquez@cgu.edu

Shawn Schwaller's Dissertation Defense

Dissertation Title - "Under a Plastic Palm: Pacific Island Myths and Realitites in Twentieth century Metropolitan Los Angeles"

Dissertation ...

  • jessica.jones@cgu.edu

History Consortium

Please join us for this semester’s meeting of the CGU History Consortium on 19 November 2015.  Shawn Schwaller will be presenting a chapter ...

  • melissa.fitzpatrick@cgu.edu

Concert: "Works by Beethoven"

This concert is part of the CGU Concerts at CST Series.  Concert will feature: HanNa Park, fortepiano.

  • lynda.marquez@cgu.edu

Special Exhibition: Installation Class

Reception: Tuesday, December 8, 6 - 9pm

  • chris.christion@cgu.edu

Ian Sandwall-Byer's Dissertation Defense

Dissertation - "'There Is No One Who Does Not Fear' - The Influence of Pagan Magic-Use Accusations on Jewish Anti-Christian and Christian ...

  • jessica.jones@cgu.edu

Caroline Carpenter's Dissertation Defense

Dissertation Title - "Through a Masque Darkly: William Percy's Necromantes and the Gunpowder Plot of 1605"

Dissertation Chair - Lori Anne ...

  • jessica.jones@cgu.edu

Lecture-Recital: "Works by Barbieri, Cabalero, and Gimenez"

This concert is part of the CGU Concerts at CST Series.  Concert will feature: Melissa Gurrola, soprano.

  • lynda.marquez@cgu.edu

Regina Vigneault's Dissertation Defense

Dissertation Title - "The Inn or the End of the World's Natural Landscapes as Holy Place in American Spiritual Tradition"

Dissertation ...

  • jessica.jones@cgu.edu

Concert: "Works by Mozart and Debussy"

This concert is part of the CGU Concerts at CST Series.  Concert will feature: Gyeseon Choe, fortepiano, piano.


  • lynda.marquez@cgu.edu

Finals Survival Party Sponsored by SCAH

Take a break from studying and paper writing! Stop by for food, finals survival goodie bags, and hang out with fellow students and Student Council of Arts ...

  • scah@cgu.edu

Adam Pave's Dissertation Defense

Dissertation - "Hope Matters: Kant's Moral Progress Through The Lens of Hope"

Dissertation Chair - Patricia Easton, Philosphy

  • jessica.jones@cgu.edu

Concert: "Works by Mozart"

This concert is part of the CGU Concerts at CST Series.  Concert will feature: Hoang Nguyen, piano.

  • lynda.marquez@cgu.edu

English Qualifying Exams

The exam schedule is as follows:

Major Field Exam: January 12th, 9 am - 1 pm

Minor Field Exam 1: January 13th, 9 am - 12 pm

Minor Field Exam 2: ...

New Student Orientation

For more information, please visit: http://www.cgu.edu/pages/11675.asp

  • erminia.cross@cgu.edu

Home

Reception: Tuesday, January 19, 2016, 6-9pm

Gallery hours: M-F, 10am - 5pm

Kutay Alkin / Vera Bauluz / Kin Chen / Yirui Ding / Fang Li / Farnaz ...

  • chris.christion@cgu.edu

Religion Faculty Search Job Talks | Dr. Julius Bailey

12-1pm: Student Meet 'n Greet - Lunch in the IAC Library

4-5pm: Job Talk - Harper Hall Board of Trustees Room

5-5:30pm: Reception - Harper Hall, ...

Visiting Artist Lecture: Dave Muller

Our Visiting Artist Lecture Series is free and open to the public.Non-art students are encouraged to come.

  • chris.christion@cgu.edu

Visiting Artist Lecture: Dave Muller

Our Visiting Artist Lecture Series is free and open to the public. Non-art students are encouraged to come. 

For more information on the artist, ...

  • jennifer.gracia@cgu.edu

Religion Faculty Search Job Talks | Dr. Jacqueline Hidalgo

12-1pm: Student Meet 'n Greet - Lunch in the IAC Library

4-5pm: Job Talk - Academic Computing Building (ACB) 108

5-5:30pm: Reception - Same location ...

EmPOWER Center Open House

The EmPOWER Center works collaboratively to provide consortium-wide educational programs and holistic support to students impacted by sexual violence, ...

  • RShahEmPOWER@cuc.claremont.edu

Religion Professor Job Talk: Luis Leon

The Religion Department is pleased to invite students to the lectures presented by the finalists for the American religion professor search.  This ...

  • melissa.fitzpatrick@cgu.edu

Lara Katie Schubert's Dissertation Defense

Dissertation Title - "Contrasting Values: How Cambodian Women Religious Problematize NGO Prioritization of Personal Freedom"

Dissertation ...

  • jessica.jones@cgu.edu

Visiting Artist Lecture: John Knuth

Our Visiting Artist Lecture Series is free and open to the public.  Non-art students are encouraged to come.

For more information about the artist, ...

  • chris.christion@cgu.edu

Religion Professor Job Talk: Daniel Ramirez

The Religion Department is pleased to invite students to the lectures presented by the finalists for the American religion professor search.  This ...

  • melissa.fitzpatrick@cgu.edu

Book Signing with Professor Marlene Daut

Dr. Marlene Daut will be signing her recently released book, Tropics ofHaiti: Race and the Literary History of the Haitian Revolution in the Atlantic World, ...

Association of Women's Studies in Religion (AWSR) Meeting

This gathering is a chance to reconnect and to brainstorm for future events and the management of AWSR.

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The AWSR (Association of Women's ...

Claremont Mormon Studies Student Association (CMSSA) Meeting

The Claremont Mormon Studies Student Association (CMSSA) is dedicated to providing an academic and social support structure for students, researchers, ...

  • shelby.hamm@cgu.edu

Special Exhibition: Some Americans

Erin Cosgrove
David Jien
Jaime Scholnick
Devin Troy Strother

Reception: Tuesday, February 9, 6 - 9pm

Gallery Hours: M - F 10am - 5pm


  • chris.christion@cgu.edu

Special Exhibition: Some More

Sally Bruno
Kyla Hansen
Brian Porray
Ryan Schwartzkopf

Reception: Tuesday, February 9, 6 - 9pm

Gallery Hours: M - F 10am - 5pm


  • chris.christion@cgu.edu

Andrew Smith's Dissertation Defense

Dissertation Title - "Prostration as Discourse: A Comparitive Literary, Semiotic, and Ritual Analysis of the Action in the Qur'an and Hebrew ...

  • jessica.jones@cgu.edu

Lecture | "Is it a Feminist Act to Stay?" with Dr. Gina Messina-Dysert

Dr. Gina Messina-Dysert, CGU Alum and co-editor of the highly acclaimed Faithfully Feminist: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Feminists on Why We Stay, will ...

Humanities Forum: A Practical Introduction to Digital Humanities

with Ashley Sanders, Digital Scholarship Coordinator, Claremont Colleges Libraries

Through concrete examples of digital projects, we will:

1. Explore ...

Concert: "Works by Reger, Krenek, and Villa-Lobos"

This concert is part of the CGU Concerts at CST Series. Concert will feature: Nicholas Barrett, guitar.

  • lynda.marquez@cgu.edu