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Wednesday, September 5, 2012

2012 Fall Career Expo

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Location: Joyce Center, Heritage Hall

New this year, the Career Center will be hosting a full-time career fair and an internship fair. It is open to all majors and colleges.…

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Thursday, September 6, 2012

2012 Fall Career Expo—Internship Fair

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Location: Joyce Center, Heritage Hall

New this year, the Career Center will be hosting a full-time career fair and an internship fair. It is open to all majors and colleges.…

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Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Poetry & Poetics Presentation

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Location: 232 DeBartolo Hall

Sept 12: Semyon Khokhlov: The Place of Charm and Passion in Frank O’Hara’s Lunch Poems

The Poetry & Poetics Group returns in the fall and we have exciting plans in store. Our aim is for meetings to be lively, structured, and regular, and to that end we’ve come up with a format that is equal parts reading group and traditional workshop. Each of the five scheduled sessions will feature a speaker giving a targeted and fairly brief (not more than 20 minute) presentation centered in most cases on a book of poems, which will be followed by a group-wide conversation. We hope to obtain funds from ISLA that will allow us to provide all participants with copies of the books under discussion.…

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Creative Writing Reading: Benjamin Balthaser

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Location: Hammes Notre Dame Bookstore

Benjamin Balthaser’s scholarship, teaching, and creative work investigates the relationships among social movements, racial identity, and cultural production. His current manuscript entitled Modernism and Anti-Imperialism: Global Movements and Radical Culture From the Great Depression to the Cold War explores the connections between cross-border, anti-imperialist movements and the making of modernist culture at mid-century.

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Monday, September 17, 2012

Arts and Letters Career Opportunities Week: Thinking About Graduate and Professional School?

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Location: Geddes Hall, Andrews Auditorium

A career week dedicated to all Arts and Letters students

  • Gain valuable knowledge about the decision to attend graduate/professional school from a panel of experts.
  • Learn how to make your graduate school applications stellar.
  • Discover what to expect in graduate or professional school.

     

Attire for this event is casual.…

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Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Arts and Letters Career Opportunities Week: Exploring, Finding, and Funding Your Internship or Summer Experience

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Location: Geddes Hall, Andrews Auditorium

*A career week dedicated to all Arts and Letters students

  • Learn about exploring careers through Notre Dame’s Job Shadow, Externship, and Arts and Letters Business Boot Camp programs.
  • Gain the tools to find the perfect internship.
  • Educate yourself about the various funding programs on campus.

     

Attire for this event is casual.…

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Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Tim Machan Lecture "When English Left England"

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Location: 100-104 McKenna Hall

Professor of English at Marquette University Tim Machan received his PhD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His research interests focus on medieval literature and language, in particular social anxieties associated with change and variation in the history of English, as well as the ways in which language uses in literature and everyday settings relate to one another, and in the relations between the disciplines of linguistics and literary studies. He has received a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship for University Teachers. In addition to numerous articles and edited collections, his books include Techniques of Translation: Chaucer’s “Boece”

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Arts and Letters Career Opportunities Week: Landing Your Job or Internship: Employer Networking Fair

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Location: Joyce Center, Monogram Room

A career week dedicated to all Arts and Letters students

  • Bring your resume and meet with company representatives who value your Arts and Letters background.
  • Learn about internship and job opportunities.
  • Past participating companies include AT&T, Abercrombie & Fitch, Allstate, Catholic Charities, Coca-Cola, Department of Justice, E & J Gallo, Epic, Google, Groupon, Heartland Alliance, Leo Burnett, Make A Wish Foundation, Mattersight, Notre Dame Federal Credit Union, Orr Fellowship, Pearson Education, Starcom, and Target.

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Monday, September 24, 2012

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Creative Writing Reading: William Kennedy

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Location: McKenna Hall Auditorium

William Kennedy is an American writer whose novels, many of which feature the interaction of members of the fictional Phelan family, are based in local history and the supernatural. His works include The Ink Truck (1969), Legs (1975), Billy Phelan’s Greatest Game (1978), and Ironweed (1983, Pulitzer Prize; film, 1987).

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Friday, September 28, 2012