E-bulletin for week of 9/25/11

LECTURES THIS WEEK
CC101: David Damrosch (Harvard) on Exodus (9/27)
CC105, Tuesday: Scott Whitaker on waves (9/27)
CC105, Thursday: Scott Whitaker on light (9/29)
CC201: Barbara Diefendorf on Montaigne (9/27)
CC203: Richard Tuck (Harvard) on Hobbes’ Leviathan (9/29)

A reminder to alumni — if you will be in Boston during a scheduled course lecture, and have a desire to sit in, email core@bu.edu and let us know. It is often the case that you’ll be able to join the audience as a guest.

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THE CORE WRITING CENTER is now open; tutors will be available for half-hour appointments Monday through Friday, 10-1 and 2-4. Students may visit the Core office, CAS 119, to sign up for a session, or email core@bu.edu to request an appointment.

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UPCOMING EVENTS IN THE CORE

- TOMORROW, Tuesday, 9/27: Core Journal meeting. Returning and prospective new members are invited to attend, to begin discussing plans for the Spring 2012 issue of The Journal of the Core Curriculum. To be held in the back area of the Core office, CAS 119, from 5-6 PM. For more information, email Megan Ilnitzki: milnit@bu.edu.

- Friday, 9/30: Core in the City at the BPL. Prof. Thornton Lockwood will lead a tour through the Boston Public Library branch at Copley Square to view John Singer Sargent’s famous mural, “Triumph of Religion.” Students should bring fare money for the T; leaving from CAS 119 at 3 PM. RSVP at http://on.fb.me/Core-F11-5.

Students may RSVP for events by emailing core@bu.edu, by adding their name to the sign-up sheet in CAS 119, or by visiting the RSVP link provided.

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If you have any ideas, or comments about Core activities, please contact Prof. Jennifer
Formichelli at jlf@bu.edu.

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Core events – at http://www.bu.edu/core/calendar

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