April 9, 2016: Annual Astronomers’ Conference
“Hubble’s New Frontiers” by Dr. Dan Coe, Space Telescope Science Institute
Saturday, April 9
Host: Gettysburg College
April 9, 2016: Annual Africana Studies Conference
All are invited to attend the CPC Africana Studies Conference: #Envisioning Black Digital Spaces that will take place this Saturday, April 9, 2016. Panel presentations will be in Stern Great Hall from 9:00 am – 3:40pm. The keynote address will be delivered by Alicia Garza co-founder of #BlackLivesMatter in Allison Great Hall at 4:00 pm.
April 6, 8 2016: Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice
April 2, 2016: Annual Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies (WGSS) Conference
“Bodies in Negotiation: rethinking dangers and pleasures in the 21st century”
8:15 am – 4:30 pm
Gettysburg College, host
Speaker: Denise Brennan, associate professor and chair of Anthropology, Georgetown University; author of “Life Interrupted: Trafficking into Forced Labor in the United States”
Over 30 papers and panels will be presented, in concurrent sessions, by undergraduate and graduate students and faculty
Library Assessment Workshop
Thursday, March 24, 2016
9:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Franklin & Marshall College, host
SparkSpace, Shadek-Fackenthal Library
The workshop will be held at Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA
SATURDAY, JANUARY 19, 2013
8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
The conference is for 2012-13 new tenure-track and visiting faculty from Gettysburg, Dickinson, and Franklin & Marshall. Tenure-track faculty from 2011-12 and 2010-11 are also encouraged to attend this conference.
Conference theme: ”Life/Work Balance and ‘Surviving’ the First Year from the Teaching Side of Things”
Keynote speaker and facilitator: James M. Lang, Associate Professor of English, and the Director of the College Honors Program at Assumption College.
Lang is the author of Life on the Tenure Track: Lessons from the First Year (Johns Hopkins UP), a memoir and guidebook based on his first year as a new faculty member. Since 1999 he has written a regular column about life on the tenure track, “The Tenure-Track Diaries,” for The Chronicle of Higher Education. He received his B.A. from the University of Notre Dame in English/Philosophy; his M.A. from St. Louis University; and his Ph.D. from Northwestern University. He frequently offers lectures and workshops on teaching in higher education.
For questions, contact Kathy Missildine, Executive Assistant to the CPC, firstname.lastname@example.org or 717-291-4282