Department of Anthropology, Sociology, and Languages

ASL Events Calendar

 

2013-2014 Events Date and Time Location
"The Octagonal House and the Story of the First Greek Consul in St. Louis," with Nicholas Poulopoulos Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 7:00 pm MSC Century Room A, UMSL North Campus
German Film Series "Go For Zucker" Thursday, April 24, 2014, 4:30 pm

331 SSB, UMSL North Campus

Japan's Global Strategies in the 21st Century Wednesday, April 23, 5:00-7:00 pm 202 J.C. Penney Building, UMSL North Campus
Japan Drama Night "Don Quixote" Thursday, April 17, 2014, 5:00-7:00 pm 331 SSB, UMSL North Campus
Women in Ancient Athens with Dr. Anna Karapanagiotou Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 4:00 pm 300 Clark Hall, UMSL North Campus
Traditional Japanese Culture Day March 22, 2014, 11:00 am-3:00 pm Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, Washington University
Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages March 20-23 St. Louis
Lecture and Film Screening "Hidden Scars:  The Massacre of Koreans from the Arakawa River Bank to Shitamachi in Tokyo, 1923," by Dr. Jinhee Lee March 19, 2014, 4:00-7:00 pm TBA
Matsakis Lecture:  "In Search of Cleopatra" An Archaelogical Quest for the Last Pharoah of Egypt by John Hale March 18, 2014, 7:00 pm MSC, Century Room A, UMSL North Campus
German Film Series "Hot Summer" Thursday, March 13, 2014, 4:30 pm 331 SSB. UMSL North Campus
Japan-America Society/JETRO Program "Kizuna Economic Seminar" March 12, 2014 TBA
UMSL Spring Internship and Job Fair Friday, March 7, 2014, 10:00 am to 2:0 pm Mark Twain Building, UMSL North Campus
National Foreign Language Week March 3-6, 2014 UMSL North Campus
Internship/Job fair Success Employer Panel February 28, 2014, 3:30 pm MSC, Student Government Chamber, 3rd Floor, UMSL North Campus
Japan Studies Symposium "The Politics of Speaking Japanese" February 28, 2014, 1:00-6:30 pm 331 Social Sciences and Business, UMSL North Campus
"Internal Migration and Dialect Contact in Peru" with Dr. Carol A Klee, University of Minnesota February 20, 2014, 4:30-6:00 pm 202 J.C. Penney Conference Center, UMSL North Campus
A Great City from the Start:  The Founding and Lasting Significance of St. Louis--An Official stl250 Celebration February 14, 2014 St. Louis History Museum

Chinese Latern Festival

February 14, 2014, 12:00-3:00 pm 527 Clark, UMSL North Campus
German Film Series "Soul Kitchen" Thursday, February 13, 2014, 4:30 pm 331 SSB, UMSL North Campus

Pelican Lecture:  Greece and Israel:  Prospects and Developments in East Mediterranean Cultures, Ethnicities, and Politics" with Professor Amikam Nachmani

Thursday, February 13, 2014, 7:00 pm MSC, Century Room A, UMSL North Campus
Alumni and Majors Event February 6, 2014, 6:00-9:00 pm MSC, UMSL North Campus

Chinese America Corner Spring Festival

January 31, 2014, 12:00-2:30 pm International House

"The Greeks in Asia: Myths and Realities of the Hellenic Influence in the Far East" with Metropolitan Nikitias Lulias

Monday, January 27, 2014, 7:00 pm MSC, Century Room A, UMSL North Campus
Oman Study Tour January 4-14, 2014 Oman
Study Spanish in Costa Rica Winter Intersession 2014 January 2-17, 2014 Costa Rica
Language Scholarship Deadline November 22, 2013
IPA: Sachiyo Ito and Company Classical Japanese and Okinawan Dance Troupe November 9, 2013, 12:30-1:45 pm Lee Theater
Helen and Will Carpenter Series on Contemporary Issues in American Society "Facing the Unthinkable Water Management Strategies" November 7, 2013, 6:00-9:00 pm, 6:00-9:00 pm J.C. Penney Conference Center, UMSL North Campus
Languages Major/Minor Open House November 7, 2013, 10:30 am-12:30 pm 527 Clark Hall, UMSL North Campus
The Significance of Hellenism in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, with Protopresbyter George Dion Dragas November 5, 2013, 7:00 pm MSC Century Room A, UMSL North Campus
Japan Drama Night: Hāfu November 5, 2013, 4:30-7:00 pm 331 SSB, UMSL North Campus
An Evening of French Theater, Jacques Brel, ou l'impossible reve November 3, 2013, 5:00 pm Kevin Kline Theatre, St. Louis Priory School
Schizophrenia and Community Life in Japan:  The Bethel House Experience Japanese Studies - Lecture with Dr. Karen Nakamura, Yale University October 31, 2013, 4:30-6:00 pm 331 SSB, UMSL North Campus
Dr. Edwin Fedder Annual Lecture in Foreign and International Affairs October 28, 2013, 7:00 pm MSC Centry Room A, UMSL North Campus
Foreign Language Association of Missouri (FLAM) October 26, 8:00 am-3:00 pm St. Charles Community College
Jubilee Culture Series Lecture October 24, 2013 TBA
United Nations Day:  A World Holiday Scholarship Contest October 18, 2013 International Studies Programs, UMSL
Association of Student Anthropologists BBQ October 17, 2013, 5:00 pm MSC Student Center Patio, UMSL North Campus
Japanese Studies - Women in Sōka Gakkai with Dr. Levi McLaughlin, North Carolina State University October 9, 2013, 2:00-3:15 pm 331 SSB, UMSL North Campus
La Fete De L'Automne October 6, 2013 11:00 am-4:00 pm Washington County State Park
Greek Studies Conference October 5, 2013 Matsakis Hellenic Culture Center, UMSL North Campus
50 Year ESL Anniversary Celebration at SLU October 4, 2013, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Saint Louis University, Global Citizenship Auditorium
My life among two dangerous tribes, the Yanomamö and the anthropologists. Invited talk by Dr. Napolean Chagnon October 3, 2013, 7:00 pm Harmon Hall, Dunseth Auditorium, Lindenwood University
Language Major Minor Jam October 2, 2013, 1:00-3:00 pm MSC Century Rooms, UMSL North Campus
Live Your Dream Film Screening October 1, 2013, 4:30 pm 331 SSB, UMSL North Campus
Coffee Life in Japan Invited talk by Dr. Merry White September 26, 2013, 4:30-6:00 pm 331 SSB, UMSL North Campus
Midwest Japan Seminar September 21, 2013, 2:00-6:00 pm 331 SSB, UMSL North Campus
Modern Girls on the Go Book Launch by Laura Miller September 12, 2013, 4:30-5:30 pm 331 SSB, UMSL North Campus
Bailar Caribeno, Marite Balogh Book Signing September 7, 2013 2:00-4:00 pm St. Louis Public Library, Divoll Branch
Study Abroad Fair August 28, 2013, 10:00 am-2:00 pm MSC Century Rooom C, UMSL North Campus
2012-2013 Events
Strasbourg French Language Program July 7 to July 27, 2013 Strasbourg, France
Barcelona Spanish Language Program June 1-6, 2013 Barcelona Spain
Intensive French and Spanish Program May 20, 2013 Clark Hall, UMSL North Campus
ASL Graduation Party May 17, 2013, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm MSC Century Rooms, UMSL North Campus
Campus Faculty Meeting and Reception May 15, 2:00 pm 402 J C Penney, UMSL North Campus
Margaret Phillips Retirement Reception May 14, 2013, 4:00-5:30 pm 527 Clark Hall, UMSL North Campus
CAS Faculty Meeting May 13, 2013, 2:00 pm 202 J C Penney, UMSL North Campus
CAS Reception May 13, 2013, 3:15 pm Lucas Lobby, UMSL North Campus
"Getting the Holy Ghost: Urban Ethnography in a Brooklyn Pentecostal Tongue-Speaking Church" April 30, 2013, 2:00 to 3:00 pm 217 Clark Hall, UMSL North Campus
Jubilee Culture Series:  "What to Eat or Drink:  The Selection Strategies of People and Primates April 25, 2013, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm J.C. Penney Conference Center, Room 402, UMSL North Campus
From Kitsch to Cool:  The Geisha Apprentice in Japanese Popular Culture April 24, 2013, 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm 331 Social Sciences & Business Bldg., UMSL North Campus

Archaeology Lecture: Mycenae Rich in Gold

April 9, 2013, 7:00 pm Missouri History Museum

French and Spanish Symposium

April 6, 2013 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Busch Student Center, St. Louis Univ., 20 N. Grand

Central States Anthropological Society Annual Meeting

April 4-6, 2013 Crowne Plaza Hotel, St. Louis, Missouri

Jubilee Culture Series "The Rise and Fall of Civilizations"

Thursday, March 14, 2013, 6:30 to 8:30 pm 202 JC Penney Center, UMSL North Campus

CAS Undergraduate Research Proposal Application

CAS Undergraduate Research Proposal Guidelines

March 15, 2013
Catharine Pelican Memorial Lecture: Greece: A Jewish History March 13, 2013, 7:00 pm MSC Century Room A, UMSL North Campus
Scratch Conference French Hip Hop March 6, 2013 10:00 pm Winifred Moore Auditorium, Webster University
National Foreign Language Week March 4-7, 2013 Clark Hall, UMSL North Campus
Unleash Your Global Potential March 1, 2013 J.C. Penney Conference Center, UMSL North Campus
Suicide Prevention Workshop February 28, 2013, 1:00 to 2:55 pm 417 Clark Hall, UMSL North Campus
Suffering Sobriety: Alcoholism and Masculinity in Japan February 28, 2013, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm 331 Social Sciences & Business Bldg., UMSL North Campus
Jubilee Cultures Series February 7, 2013, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm JC Penney Center, Room 202, North Campus

Resetting U.S. Policy in Asia

Implications for Japan

January 31, 2013, 5:00 pm to 7:20 pm MSC Century Room A, UMSL North Campus
UMSL Day November 17, 2012, 11:00 am to 4:30 pm Touhill Performing Arts Center, UMSL North Campus
Language Scholarship Deadline November 16, 2012, 4:30 pm 554 Clark Hall, UMSL North Campus
Languages Major/Minor Open House November 7, 2012, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm 527 Clark Hall, UMSL North Campus
JASA Field Trip to Six Flags October 27, 2012, 10:30 am Six Flags, Eureka, MO
Greece, Balkan Wars, liberation of Macedonia October 27, 2012, 1:00 to 5:00 pm MSC Century Room A, UMSL North Campus

ASL Alumni Open House

ASL Alumni Open House Speakers

October 25, 2012, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm MSC Century Rooms B & C, UMSL North Campus
Asian Heritage Festival October 6, 2012, 10:00 am to 7:00 pm 8612 Olive Blvd., University City
Taiko and the Rhythms of Postwar Japan September 27, 2012, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm 331 SSB, UMSL North Campus