SAH Calendar

SOUP | 2nd Year MFA Art Show

Reception: Tuesday, September 22, 6 - 9pm

Gallery Hours: M-F 10am - 5pm

Hessah Alajai/Megan St. Clair/Levon Davis/Jonny Elder/Cindy Genesious Ga ...

  • chris.christion@cgu.edu

Visiting Artist Lecture: Scott Reeder

Our Visiting Artist Lecture Series is free and open to the public. For more information on Scott Reeder, please visit: http://kavigupta.com/artist/sco ...

Careers for Humanists Workshop

Workshop Presented by Christine Kelly, Director of CGU's Career Development Office

There are a wide variety of career paths outside the faculty ...

  • christine.kelly@cgu.edu

Cultural Studies Qualifying Exams

These exam dates are for on-campus exams only.  Students who choose the take-home option will need to work with their exam committee and the SAH office ...

History Qualifying Exams

These exam dates are for on-campus exams only.  Students who choose the take-home option will need to work with their exam committee and the SAH office ...

Lecture | "The Social Sex: A History of Female Friendship"

Marilyn Yalom and Theresa Brown will talk about their new book, The Social Sex: A History of Female Friendship--a study of the evolution of women as friends ...

  • ifc@scrippscollege.edu

Poetry Reading with Afaa Michael Weaver

Please join us for a poetry reading by 2014 Kingsley Tufts Award winner Afaa Michael Weaver.

Afaa Michael Weaver  is a native of Baltimore, where ...

  • tufts@cgu.edu

Intent to Receive a Degree Form Deadline

For more information and to download the Intent to Receive a Degree Form, please visit: http://www.cgu.edu/pages/8768.asp

  • sarah.jaques-ross@cgu.edu

Squaring the Circle | 1st Year MFA Exhibition

Reception: Tuesday, October 6, 2015, 6 - 9pm

Gallery Hours: M-F 10am - 5pm

Jennifer King/Stormy Wu/Denisse Leung Liu/Jenny Ziomek/Tony Larson/Zack ...

  • chris.christion@cgu.edu

Guest-Artist Concert: "J.S. Bach's Aria with Thirty Variations"

This concert is part of the CGU concerts at CST series. Concert will feature: Ruta Bloomfield, harpischord.

  • mark.howard@cgu.edu

Visiting Artist Lecture: Ingram Ober

For more about Ingram Ober, please visit: http://ingramober.com/.  Our Visiting Artist Lecture Series is free and open to the public. Non-art students ...

Angie Estes Poetry Reading


Graduate Student History Association Meeting

GSHA Lunch Kickoff!!!

When: Thursday, October 8th 12:00 P.M. – 1:00.
Where: IAC Library
What: 1st Annual Meeting for the Graduate Student History ...

  • audrie.maynard@cgu.edu

Poetry Workshop with Angie Estes

 




Angie Estes is the author of five books, most recently Enchantée (Oberlin College Press, 2013), winner of the 2015 Kingsley Tufts ...

  • genevieve.kaplan@cgu.edu

Fourth Annual Poetry Reading & Art Show

The Kingsley & Kate Tufts Poetry Awards, Foothill: a journal of poetry, & the CGU Art Department

invite you to attend their Fourth Annual Poetry ...

  • tufts@cgu.edu

Arts & Humanities Town Hall

The School of Arts and Humanities Student Council will be hosting its first Town Hall meeting of  the fall semester on Thursday, October 15th in the ...

  • scah@cgu.edu

SAH Town Hall

  • scah@cgu.edu

Only by Analogy

Reception: Tuesday, October 20, 2015, 6 - 9pm

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

Brooks Turner/Lauren Cherry and Max Springer/Susanna Barlow/Patricia ...

  • chris.christion@cgu.edu

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

Grace Lee's Dissertation Defense

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

Dissertation Chair - Wendy Martin, ...

  • jessica.jones@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

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: ...