Featured Events

Thinh Nguyen: REORIENT

Virtual Exhibition

At the heart of this body of work is the ability to expand one’s focus. To rotate the lens in which we perceive the world (using artist Titus Kaphar’s metaphor) simply to benefit from additional, excluded narratives. Divided into three sections, Gendering, De-Centering, and Pandemic, this exhibit responds to our collective cultural moment.

Conversations: Korean Oral Histories and Folk Music
Prerecorded film on YouTube

A cultural journey told by several women who grew up in Korea. They will discuss their histories, traditions and culture. In addition to a book discussion by faculty and staff, there will be a musical presentation by faculty performing two Korean folk songs and a third song created by the faculty member’s grandfather.

 

On-Demand Film: 'Black Memorabilia'

Black Memorabilia explores the world of racist material, both antique and newly produced, that propagates demeaning representations of African Americans.

Is Artificial Intelligence Real?
FABulous Speaker Series

Zoom PST

Many research groups and commercial endeavors claim to have artificial intelligence in their systems. But what is artificial intelligence? What does it mean for a system to be "intelligent”? To answer these questions, we must first answer this question, “What is intelligence?” Join Craig Reinhart, associate professor of computer science, as he discusses this question and presents various theories and points of view.

What is international financial planning?
Next Gen Mentoring Webinar

Zoom PST

In this webinar, Chia-Li Chien, Ph.D., CFP, PMP, will interview Ashley Murphy, CFP, AIF, on what financial planning professionals can do to help dual or multiple citizenship-holding clients, those with a non-US citizen spouse and find out why international financial planning is in demand.

Allan Sherman: American Parodist with Cary Ginell
FABulous Speaker Series

Zoom PST

Everyone knows American parodist Allan Sherman’s “Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh,” but in this presentation with Cary Ginell, we’ll hear stories about Sherman’s tumultuous career and Jewish-flavored parodies you might not have heard including “There Is Nothing Like a Lox” (from “South Passaic”), “Smog Gets In Your Eyes,” and “Seventy-Six Sol Cohens (at the Country Club)."

American Art Collector Series: Dr. Albert Barnes and his Art Collection with Katherine Zoraster
FABulous Speaker Series

Zoom PST

In the early 20th century, without much art training, Albert Barnes sought to understand modern art. In his quest, he amassed a substantial amount of avant-garde works and created a learning environment to display his works. In this class, we will look at the formation of his collection, some of the specific works within it, the start of his foundation and the controversy that followed.

The Power of the Autistic Mind: Busting Myths About Autism with Edlyn Peña
FABulous Speaker Series

Zoom PST

Deconstruct outdated ideas regarding people on the spectrum. This lecture explores various aspects of the autistic mind, both in the way of unique strengths and challenges. By sharing the perspectives of autistic authors and hearing from a few guest speakers ­– one young man on the spectrum and his grandparent – attendees will reconsider ways in which autistic individuals can be empowered to live full and rich lives. You will be challenged to reconsider the potential that autistic individuals, young and adult, can achieve when they are provided with proper supports, expectations, and opportunities.

Bach Organ Recital Series
Featuring the music of Bach, Buxtehude and more

30-minute organ recital by university organist Adan Fernandez, featuring the music of Bach, Buxtehude and more

Year-end Investment Planning
Next Gen Mentoring Webinar

Zoom PST

In this webinar, Chia-Li Chien, Ph.D., CFP, PMP, will interview Jeremy D Witbeck, MBA, CFA, CFP, on tax codes for retirement accounts, health savings accounts, tax-loss harvesting, asset location optimization and charitable donations.

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