Calendar Archive

Fall 2016 Events and Workshops
Writing Center Reception for Lower-Division Faculty
Tuesday, October 11, 2016, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (Ayala Science Library 193)
Effective Responses to Student Writing Workshops (AM and PM)
Wednesday, October 12, 2016, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Humanities Instructional Building 135 and Humanities Gateway 1010)
Effective Engagement with Multilingual Students 
Tuesday, October 18, 2016, 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Humanities Gateway 1030)
National Novel Writing Month: Check Out a Novelist (featuring Amy Wilentz, Miles Corwin, and Barry Siegel)
Thursday, November 3, 2016, 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Ayala Science Library 193)
The WRITE START Workshop: Preparing to Teach a “W” Course”
Thursday, November 10, 2016, 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. (Humanities Gateway 1010)
Immaterial Labour and Speculative Life: A Talk by Professor Sherryl Vint [canceled]
Thursday, November 10, 2016, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Humanities Gateway 1010)
An Evening with Emily St. John Mandel
Thursday, November 10, 2016, 6:00 p.m. (Humanities Gateway 1030)
Writing Science Fiction with Gregory Benford 
Tuesday, November 15, 2016, 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Ayala Science Library 193)
Last Ditch NaNoWriMo Finish Line Celebration and Party Fest (with Pizza!)
Wednesday, November 30, 2016, 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Ayala Science Library 193)

Spring 2016 Events and Workshops

Effective Responses to Student Writing Workshop
Wednesday, April 20, 2016, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. (Humanities Gateway 1010)

Feminist Methodologies and the Ethics of Inquiry in Writing Studies Research: An Interactive Workshop with Gesa Kirsch
Monday, April 25, 2016, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. (Humanities Instructional Building 341)

Philip K. Dick in the OC: Virtually Real, Really Virtual
Thursday, April 28, 2016, 10:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Humanities Gateway 1030)

Persuasion: A Multi-Disciplinary Symposium
Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Humanities Instructional Building 135)

Kim Stanley Robinson: Writing Science Fiction
Friday, May 6, 2016, 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 pm (Student Center, Doheney Beach B)

Crisis of Values
Friday, May 6, 2016, 9:00am (Student Center, Doheney Beach B and Humanities Gateway 3341)

23rd Annual Writing Awards
Monday, May 9, 2016, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 pm (University Club, Library Room)

Unruly Rhetorics: Conversations about Activism and Pedagogy
Friday, May 13, 2016, 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Humanities Gateway 1030)

Pathways to Possible Worlds: Science Fiction & Sustainability
Friday, May 27, 2016, 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (Calit2 Auditorium)

Speaking Up: Fifty Years of Student Publications at UCI
Monday, May 2, 2016 through Friday, July 22nd, 2016, (Special Collections & Archives, 5th Floor of Langson Library)


Winter 2016 Events and Workshops

Dystopian Visions and New Technologies: A Conversation with Cory Doctorow and Misha Glenny (Moderated by Professor Kavita Philip)
Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 5:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. (Donald Bren Hall 6011)

Effective Responses to Student Writing Workshop
Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. (Humanities Gateway 1010)

Comics and the Art of Visual Communication: A Conversation with Scott McCloud
Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Student Center, Pacific Ballroom C)

Black Lives Matter Writing Contest: Awards Ceremony and Reading
Thursday, February 11, 2016, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (Center for Excellence in Writing and Communication, Ayala Science Library 193)

The WRITE START Workshop: Preparing to Teach a “W” Course
Thursday, February 18, 2016, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. (Humanities Gateway 1010)

Freeman Dyson: Living through Four Scientific Revolutions
Monday, February 22, 2016, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Humanities Instructional Building 135)

Techne: Queer Meditations on Writing the Self
Thursday, February 25, 2016, 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (Humanities Gateway 1010)

The Argonauts: A Reading by Maggie Nelson
Monday, March 7, 2016, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. (Humanities Gateway 1010)


Fall 2015 Events and Workshops

Effective Responses to Student Writing Workshop
Thursday, October 29, 2015, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (Humanities Gateway 1010)

The WRITE START Workshop: Preparing to Teach a “W” Course
Thursday, November 12, 2015, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (Humanities Gateway 1010)