August 22-27 Weekly Roundup


  • Fill out this Doodle Poll by Thursday, August 25 if you are interested in serving on the EGO committee this year. We have several open positions available!
  • If you haven’t already, register for the Watson Conference today! The conference is free to UofL graduate students.


EGO Welcome Back Party

  • Friday, August 26
  • 7 p.m.
  • Travis’ Rountree’s House
  • EGO will provide food; BYOB or bring a dessert otherwise

Fall Fest Multicultural Expo

  • Wednesday, August 31
  • 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • West Plaza & Red Barn

Minority Association of Graduate Students (M.A.G.S.) presents “Surviving Graduate School” workshop

  • Friday, September 16
  • Noon-1 p.m.
  • SAC Visit Room

Sharon Marcus, Orlando Harriman Professor of English and Comparative Literature and Dean of Humanities, Arts and Sciences, Columbia University talk on “The Stuff of Theater”

  • Monday, October 10
  • 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
  • Chao Auditorium (in the basement of Ekstrom Library)

Deirdre Lynch, Harvard University talk on “Poems out of Place and Books Unbound”

  • Friday, November 4
  • 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
  • HM 205

*Check out the Writing Center events calendar for upcoming writing events.

*Check out the PLAN Workshop series through the School of Interdisciplinary and Graduate Studies for professional development workshop opportunities.