Study Abroad Student Panels

Study abroad student panels are next week. Come hear from students who have studied abroad. Monday, 11/14: England, Ireland, Australia Tuesday, 11/15: Asia Wednesday, 11/16: multiple destinations All panels will be at 7 p.m. in the CMU Intercultural Center. Refreshments will be served.

Visiting lecture gives talk on medievalism and mass media

Andrew Elliott, visiting faculty from Lincoln University in England, will give a lecture on Thursday, Nov. 7 entitled “Medievalism & Mass Media: Vikings, Templar Knights, and Climate Change.” Elliott’s studies cover the uses of the past in film, TV, and video games, and how and why the past is used as cultural capital to influence national identity, political debate, and […]

University of Lincoln visiting professor will speak about electronic music

David McSherry, visiting professor from the University of Lincoln in England, will speak on “There’s something very un-British about electronic music” at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 6, in Fox Recital Hall (CA 266). McSherry is a Senior Lecturer within Lincoln’s School of Media, providing teaching and support in the audio production areas of music (composition and production), sound theory, […]

Travel England in the Spring!

Join English Professors Alan Davis and Thom Tammaro, May 17-June 1, 2010, on a study tour of some of the most fascinating scenic, cultural, literary, and historic sites and cities in England, including London; Stonehenge; the Cotswolds; Bath; Chawton House (Jane Austen’s home and estate); Stratford-upon-Avon; York; the Lake District (Wordsworth’s Dove Cottage, Beatrix Potter’s Hill Top); Liverpool (home of The Beatles); Hay-on-Wye, Wales, (*Guardian* Literary Festival); and Oxford. Click the link to read more.