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English Club
Schedule of Events

 

Fall 2017/Spring 2018 Events: 

September:

9/26/17  

First meeting of the English Club @1pm in CU321 

Honors workshop: “Applying to Graduate School in English Information Session” @4pm in CU301 

October: 

10/10/17

Body, Mind, and Culture Coffee Colloquium

English faculty talk: Ashvin Kini, "U.S. Exceptionalism in Transnational Context: Race in Post-9/11 Bollywood Cinema” @ 11am in AH 105

10/12/17

Off the Page: Carole Maso @7pm in the Student Union (SU), Majestic Palm Room

10/12/17

English Club meeting, room CU321

10/13/17

Guest Lecturer: Chandra Mohan, " 'Essentializing' the Literary History of the Fourth World in the Mainstream of a Nation: Challenges in Inclusiveness” @11am in CU321

10/18/17

Coastlines rough drafts due for peer critique!

10/19/17

National Day of Writing—information table: 10-2pm 

10/19/17

Off the Page: Ira Sukrungruang @7pm in the Student Union (SU), Palmetto Palm Room

10/25/17

Comments due on peer drafts for Coastlines!

November:

November is National Novel Writing Month! 

11/1/17

Coastlines submissions due! (deadline extended: 12/1) 

11/2/17

English Club meeting @ 12:45pm in AH104 

11/7/17

Sigma Tau Delta Induction and Creating Reading @6pm in the Jaffe Center for Book Arts (Wimberly Library)

New Members of Sigma Tau Delta will be inducted at 6:00 PM. A reading will follow at 7:00 PM.

11/12/17--11/19/17

Miami Book Fair: https://www.miamibookfair.com

*Monday November 13 @ 7pm: Patti Smith! 

11/30/17

Film screening and discussion @7pm in PA101

Mad Max: Fury Road 

December:

12/1/17

Coastlines submissions due! 

12/7/17

English Club meeting @ 12:45pm in CU321A 

January:

1/15/18--1/18/18

Palm Beach Poetry Festival: http://www.palmbeachpoetryfestival.org/the-festival/annual-festival/ 

February:

TBD! 

March:

TBD! 

April:

National Poetry Month! 

4/1/18--4/30/18

O, Miami Poetry Festival: http://www.omiami.org/festival/

 

Past Events

09/05/14
Meet and Greet: Fall 2014 Kick Off Meeting
Boca Raton campus, CU Bldg 3rd Floor Atrium

09/19/14
Meeting and Launch Party: English Club is hosting the launch party for the new English Undergrad Blog: Voices From the 3rd Floor
Boca Raton campus, CU Bldg 3rd Floor Atrium

10/30/14
I Know What You Did Last Semester: Murder Mystery Halloween Costume Party
Where: Bookwise Bookstore
399 NE Spanish River Blvd
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Time: 7pm

PAST EVENTS

10/18/12
National Day of Writing

Boca Raton campus
National Day of Writing English Club Activies in Traditions Plaza (between Starbucks and Bookstore) 
October 18, 2012 from 10:00 - 2:00 PM

10/25/12
Starbucks Meeting
Boca Raton campus (Starbucks in located in the Breezeway)
Pumpkin Lattes and Pumpkin Pastries are back at Starbucks! If you are not yet a member and would like to join, please stop by.
October 25, 2012 from 5:00 - 6:00 PM

10/30/12
English Club Writing Contest
Halloween Writing Contest at BookWise Bookstore
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM

11/5/12 - 11/16/12
Clothing Drive for Salvation Army

Boca Raton campus

The English Club is having a clothing drive for the Salvation Army
Monday, November 5 - Friday, November 16

11/13/12 - 12/4/12
Food Drive for Palm Beach and Treasure Coast Food Bank
Boca Raton and Jupiter campus
The English Club is having a holiday drive to feed the hungry
Tuesday, November 13- Tuesday, December 4

02/20/13 How to get into Grad School A panel of professors will be discussing everything you need to know about getting into a graduate program.  From the MA to MFA to the Ph.D. Please see attached flyer for more information

03/20/13 Resume Writing for English Majors Luis Santiago, Assistant Director for Career Education at Florida Atlantic University Career Development Center, will be teaching English majors how to write a professional resume. Please see flyer attached

4/24/13 Job Interview Workshop Job Interview Techniques Workshop for English majors and minors. Hosted by the English Club. Presentation by Luis Santiago, Assistant Director for Career Education at Florida Atlantic University Career Development. Please see flyer attached

 

For more information about these events, please contact Daniel Dickey at DDicket@fau.edu  

 

*The English Club is a a department resource and is not a student organization.


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