Fall 2013

Fall 2013

Fall Welcome Dinner
Tuesday, 10 September 2013
6 PM on the 3rd Floor of Skinner

Historical Culinary Incidents at Wistariahurst
Monday, 16 September 2013, 6:00-7:00pm -- Please join History major and liaison, Elyse Moore '15 FP, as she discusses The Skinner Sisters and the Skinner Coffee House: Food, Charity and Community, as part of the fall 2013 lecture series at Wistariahurst.

Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center Fieldtrip
Saturday, 5 October 2013

Information Session and Student Panel on Historical Research

4:30pm on 7 October 2013 in 210 Skinner
Join Sarah Watkins, Elyse Moore and Divya Chandramouli as they describe developing their own Almara/Pugh proposals and research

2013 Annual John Lax Memorial Lecture
Professor Lester Little
"From Wine Delivery Man to Saint: The Story of Alberto"
4:15pm on Thursday, 17 October 2013
New York Room, Mary Woolley Hall

Deadline for Almara Applications
Apply for Research Funding!
Noon on Friday, 18 October 2013

Movie Night!
7:30pm on Sunday, 27 October 2013
210 Skinner Hall

China Town Hall
Professor Jonathan Lipman
"From the Pioneer Valley to Schoolrooms in China: Smith, Mount Holyoke, and the Rise of Modern China's Girls' Schools"

Lecture: "Groundwork: Natural Histories of Place in Thoreau's New England"
Professor Karen Halttunen
7:00pm on Wednesday, 30 October 2013
305 Kendade Hall

Prospective Majors and Minors Gathering
3:30-5:30pm on Thursday, 31 October 2013
Stimson Room, Library

Trip to Joseph A. Skinner Museum
3:15pm (from Skinner) on Friday, 15 November 2013
RSVP here

Lecture: "The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism"
Professor Doris Kearns Goodwin
4pm on Saturday, 16 November 2013
Chapin Auditorium