Events - Weekly
November 2013 >>
|Sunday, November 17|
|Monday, November 18|
|Tuesday, November 19|
STUDY ABROAD AT WORCESTER COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD
Worcester offers visiting students tutorials in a wide range of subject areas: in the arts and sciences: classics, economics, English literature, geography, mathematics, history, modern languages, music, oriental studies, philosophy, physics, and politics, geography, French literature, German literature, biological sciences, computer science, and statistics. Dr. Emily Coit, Director of Visiting Students at Worcester, will be on hand to speak with students.
Wilson College Private Dining Room · 12:00 p.m.– 1:00 p.m.
"PLATO IN BERLIN" SUMMER PHILOSOPHY SEMINAR INTEREST MEETING
"Plato in Berlin" will take place June 16-July 18, 2014, in Berlin, Germany. This 15-student seminar is taught by Benjamin Morison, professor of philosophy. The seminar will examine all aspects of Plato's Republic, drawing on Berlin’s rich historical and cultural heritage as a means of contextualizing and dramatizing the theories within. Over the course of five weeks, students will read all 10 books of the Republic and confront a range of philosophical questions about justice, truth, knowledge, and art. German language skills are not required. Come find out more about this exciting new seminar! See http://www.princeton.edu/oip/sap/programs/summer/puprograms/philosophy/
Tower Room, Philosophy Dept., 1879 Hall · 4:30 p.m.– 5:30 p.m.
OPTIONS FOR SUMMER STUDY OF ARABIC
Options for studying Arabic during the summer will be discussed as well as how to get academic credit for and fund your experience. Students who studied Arabic in past summers will be on hand to talk about the programs they attended and answer questions.
Jones Hall 202 · 4:30 p.m.– 6:00 p.m.
|Wednesday, November 20|
MANDATORY STUDY ABROAD PRE-DEPARTURE SESSION
This meeting is mandatory for all students studying abroad spring semester 2014. We will review important issues including housing and room draw, dealing with fall-term final exams and papers if you need to leave before they are administered at Princeton, course registration while you are abroad, storage, junior independent work, and health and safety.
McCosh 46 · 4:30 p.m.– 6:00 p.m.
PIIRS SUMMER STUDY ABROAD OPEN HOUSE
This event is an open house/information session about the 2014 PIIRS Global Seminars and Princeton in Dar es Salaam. PIIRS is offering six seminars in 2014: in Baku, Azerbaijan; Accra, Ghana; Athens, Greece; Mysore, India; Galway, Ireland; and Geneva, Switzerland. The event is open to all freshmen, sophomores, and juniors and will feature presentations by the course directors. Pizza will be served.
Aaron Burr 219 · 5:30 p.m.– 7:00 p.m.
|Thursday, November 21|
BOREN SCHOLARSHIP & FELLOWSHIP INFO SESSION
Craig Fredrickson of the Boren Scholarship and Fellowship program will be on campus to give an information session to interested students. Boren Scholarships provide up to $20,000 to U.S. undergraduate students to study abroad in areas of the world that are critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded. For more information: http://www.borenawards.org/boren_scholarship
Robertson Hall 023 · 4:30 p.m.– 6:00 p.m.
|Friday, November 22|
PREDEPARTURE MEETING FOR OXFORD
Frist 228 · 3:00 p.m.– 4:00 p.m.
|Saturday, November 23|