Save the Date: SPEED’s Homecoming Week!

Faculty and staff, Please share this information with students. Save the date! SPEED’s Homecoming Week is Oct. 8 – Oct. 12. Monday, Oct. 8 Customized Henna Art 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Fainman Lounge Sports Inflatables Night 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. Ida B Wells Lounge (Congress) Tuesday, Oct. 9 Spirited Tye-Dye Shirts (DIY) 11

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From Anita Hill to Christine Blasey Ford: Sexual Violence Testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee

Please join us for a discussion of the testimonies by Anita Hill and Christine Blasey Ford of sexual harassment and assault before the Senate Judiciary Committee during the Supreme Court nomination hearings of Clarence Thomas and Brett Kavanaugh.  Dr. Marjorie Jolles, associate professor of Women’s and Gender Studies and Director of Honors, will moderate our

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RU WOW Presents: Door Decorating Halloween Crawl

RU Departments are encouraged to participate in the in Fall 2018 Door Decorating Halloween Crawl. The RU WOW committee encourages all university departments to decorate their front office door by Oct. 31. In addition, you are recommended to have spooky treats for student visitors on that day. RU students should be able to visit your

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WITS Orientation Today

Working in the Schools (WITS) will be hosting an orientation for new and returning tutors today! Feel free to stop by even if you haven’t yet signed up to tutor. We are still looking for a few good tutors! Orientation is today, Oct. 2 from 3:20 p.m. – 4:20 p.m. in AUD 320. Roosevelt students

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Spanish Conversation Group

The Spanish Conversation Group will meet on Thursdays from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Library Annex. Students, staff and faculty at all levels of Spanish proficiency are welcome. Whether you are a beginner or a native speaker, or somewhere in between, the Spanish conversation group offers a great opportunity to put your Spanish

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From Anita Hill to Christine Blasey Ford: Sexual Violence Testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee

Please join us for a discussion of the testimonies by Anita Hill and Christine Blasey Ford of sexual harassment and assault before the Senate Judiciary Committee during the Supreme Court nomination hearings of Clarence Thomas and Brett Kavanaugh.  Dr. Marjorie Jolles, associate professor of Women’s and Gender Studies and Director of Honors, will moderate our

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Social Justice Studies Film Series

Join SOCJ, Economics, and the Mansfield Instituted on Thursday, Oct. 4 from 4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. in AUD 316 for the Social Justice Studies Films series presenting: At the River I Stand is a documentary chronicling the coming together of the Civil Rights and Labor Movements in Memphis in 1968. Dr. King was there

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Free Rush Hour Jazz Concert this Thursday

On Thursday, Oct. 4, the Music@Grace concert series collaboration between Roosevelt’s Music Conservatory and Grace Episcopal Church continues with a performance featuring CCPA Student Jazz Combos. Join us for a pre-concert reception at 5:30 p.m. and an hour-long concert at 6 p.m. at Grace Place located at 637 S. Dearborn St. This performance is free

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Federal Reserve Bank Economist to Speak on Affirmative Action in Chicago Selective Schools

Dr. Lisa Barrow will give a seminar on “Evidence on Place-based Affirmative Action in Chicago’s Selective High Schools,” Thursday, Sept.27 , 4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. in AUD 306. Barrow is a senior economist and research advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and affiliated researcher at the University of Chicago Consortium on School Research.

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Measure for Measure

Measure for Measure by William Shakespeare runs Thursday, Sept. 27 – Sunday, Sept. 30 in the Patrick O’Malley Theatre.  Call 321-341-3831 for reservations. Justice versus mercy. With a plot involving sexual harassment and governmental abuse of power, Measure for Measure resonates in the modern world through a dramatic journey filled with schemes, seductions, betrayals, lust

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