College Events

  • HSS New Student Ice Cream Social
    Sep 15, 2016 @ 12:00 PM - Sep 15, 2016 @ 2:00 PM

    New and transfer students within the College of Humanities & Social Sciences are invited to join us on Thursday, September 15, from 12-2pm in the Atrium Lobby and room 126 for an ice cream social and welcome from the Dean of College of Humanities & Social Sciences! Please be sure to RSVP to the email invitation. Any questions? Call 973-720-2731. 


    Location: Atrium Lobby
     

  • Occupying Spanish: Combating the Racialization of Latin@s and their Languages with Anthro-political Linguistics
    Oct 04, 2016 @ 2:00 PM - Oct 04, 2016 @ 3:30 PM

    Dr. Ana Celia Zentella will speak at WPU on Tues. Oct. 4, 2-3:30 PM. The title of her talk is, "Occupying Spanish: Combating the Racialization of Latin@s and their Languages with Anthro-political Linguistics." Please see attached flier. 


     

  • Slavery, Race, and the Long Road to Freedom in Jeffersonian New Jersey
    Nov 17, 2016 @ 12:00 AM - Nov 17, 2016 @ 11:59 PM

    James Gigantino II, Associate Professor of History at the University of Arkansas, will speak about Slavery, Race, and the Long Road to Freedom in Jeffersonian New Jersey. He is a native of Cranford, New Jersey, and earned his PhD in History at the University of Georgia in 2010.  James is the author of The Ragged Road to Abolition:  Slavery and Freedom in New Jersey, 1775-1865 (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014), which was recently awarded book prizes by the New Jersey Studies Academic Alliance and the New Jersey Historical Commission.

    On behalf of the Jefferson Lecture Committee, I hope you will be able to join us at at this event!

    Time: TBD (either 9:30 or 11:00 am start time)


    Location: Ballroom C