Events for March 2014
Art Faculty Exhibition reception
March 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
On Sunday, March 2 from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Wagner College Gallery, please join us for a reception highlighting an exhibition of photographs, paintings, original prints, drawings and sculpture by the college’s art faculty, including Griselda Healy, Nancy Bonior, Steve Foust, Steve Nutt, Antonio Reonegro, Steven Walker, Jennifer Toth, Kristi Pfister, Philip Mauro, […]
CANCELED: Social Justice Dialogue luncheon: Artist Jenni Vitek
March 3 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Social Justice Dialogue luncheon program with artist Jenni Vitek scheduled for Monday, March 3 from 12 to 2 p.m. in Union 201 has been canceled.
Faculty Forum: Ethiopian film industry
March 5 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
On Wednesday, March 5 at 4:30 p.m. in the Knubel Chapel, Kairos House, please join us for a Faculty Forum presentation by Steven Thomas and Stephen Greenwald on “The Question of a Sustainable Business Model for the Ethiopian Film Industry.” Last December, Stephen Greenwald and Steven Thomas traveled to Ethiopia to meet with filmmakers, university […]
Port Richmond seminar: ‘Transnational Families’
March 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
On Wednesday, March 5 at 6 p.m. in Wagner College’s Spiro Hall 2, please join Comite Ñani Migrante for a seminar entitled “Transnational Families: Staten Island & San Jerónimo de Puebla.” The program will address the mutual needs of Port Richmond immigrants from San Jerónimo (in Puebla, Mexico), and San Jerónimo residents who have relatives […]
Lecture: Underwater archaeology in Northern Israel
March 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
On Sunday, March 9 at 3 p.m. in Spiro 2, please join the Anthropology Department and the Archaeological Society of Staten Island for a lecture by Bridget Buxton of the University of Delaware, “In Search of the Age of the Titans: Recent Underwater Discoveries in Northern Israel.” From the death of Alexander the Great to […]
Choir Tour sendoff concert
March 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
On Sunday, March 9 at 4 p.m., come send the Wagner College Choir off on its traditional concert tour of Florida with a concert at Trinity Lutheran Church, 309 St. Paul Ave., Staten Island. There will be beautiful music by Handel, Britten, Verdi and Richard Wagner as well as Latin American folk and art music, […]
Faculty town hall meeting
March 11 @ 4:15 pm - 6:00 pm
On Tuesday, March 11 at 4:15 p.m. in Spiro 2, the faculty will its town hall meeting for this semester.
March 11 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
On Tuesday evening, March 11 at the Union League Club, 38 E. 37th St. (at Park Ave.), Manhattan, please join us for Career Conversations, a reception and networking event designed to connect alumni and parents with today’s Wagner students for conversations about all things related to careers — education, finding the right path and how […]
Wagner artists, after Wagner
March 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
On Wednesday, March 12 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in Main Hall 23, three recent fine arts graduates of Wagner College will return to Grymes Hill for a discussion with current students about their lives as artists. The alumni are Robert Geronimo ’09, Sirena LaBurn ’09 and Shauna Sorensen ’10. Everyone is welcome to sit […]
Bob Moses: Black History Month Scholar Symposium
March 12 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Bob Moses, one of the leaders of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and an organizer of the Freedom Summer voter registration drive in Mississippi, will be the guest speaker for Wagner College's second annual Black History Month Scholar Symposium, which has been rescheduled for Wednesday, March 12 at 4:30 p.m. in Spiro 2. See this Web page for […]
Lecture: ‘Eurocrisis & the U.S. Economy’
March 13 @ 2:40 pm - 4:10 pm
On Thursday, March 13 from 2:40 to 4:10 p.m. in the Faculty Dining Room, economist Hugo Kaufmann will speak on “The Eurocrisis and the U.S. Economy.” America is tied into the global economy through interest rates, trade, currency exchange rates, credit spreads and bank borrowing costs; if Europe spirals downward, it will certainly impact the […]
NYPIRG’s Blair Horner
March 13 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
On Thursday, March 13 at 5 p.m. in Foundation Hall’s Manzulli Boardroom, please join Wagner College’s Hugh L. Carey Institute for Government Reform in welcoming Blair Horner, legislative director of the New York Public Interest Research Group, who will speak on “The Moreland Commission on Public Corruption and the Possibility for Reform in New York […]
Kairos Conversations: The Traditional Jesus
March 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
On Thursday, March 13 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in Kairos House, Wagner Campus Ministry will host the first of two conversations on the life of Jesus of Nazareth. This session will explore what Christianity teaches about Jesus in the Nicene and Apostles’ creeds. The focus of the conversation will be on the incarnation (God […]
March 14 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
On Friday, March 14 at 9 a.m. in the Faculty Dining Room, please join the Staten Island Hunger Task Force for the 3rd annual Anti-Hunger Legislative Breakfast. To reserve your seat, please call Project Hospitality at 718-448-1544, ext. 103. For more information, contact Stephen Preskill or Samantha Siegel in the Center for Leadership and Engagement.
Book signing: Seymour Lachman’s ‘Mr. New York’
March 24 @ 4:45 pm - 5:30 pm
On Monday, March 24 at 4:45 p.m. in the President's Office, please join President Richard Guarasci in congratulating Carey Institute Dean Seymour Lachman upon the publication of his new book, “Mr. New York: Lew Rudin and his Love for the City.” The book, published in January by SUNY Press, includes a foreword by President Bill […]
March 25 @ 4:15 pm - 6:00 pm
On Tuesday, March 25 at 4:15 p.m. in Spiro 2, the faculty will hold its monthly meeting.
ACE lecture: ‘Snowden & the NSA’
March 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
On Tuesday, March 25 at 6 p.m. in Spiro 2, please join government professor Cyril Ghosh for a visit with Dominic Rushe, a New York correspondent for the U.K. newspaper, The Guardian. Rushe will talk about the National Security Agency’s surveillance program, as revealed by Edward Snowden, and the controversy surrounding those revelations.
Visit with children’s books authors, illustrators
March 27 @ 4:20 pm - 5:50 pm
On Thursday, March 27 at 4:20 p.m. in Campus Hall 333, please join the Education Department for a panel discussion with four authors/illustrators of children’s books: Wagner alumnus Rob Geronimo, Staten Island attorney Anne DePaolo, Marie Barret and Kyra Marsigliano. Space is limited; RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reading Group: ‘Bengali Harlem’
March 27 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
On Thursday, March 27 at 4:30 p.m. in Campus Hall 201, the Wagner Reading Group will discuss “Bengali Harlem and the Lost Histories of South Asian America,” by Vivek Bald.
Kairos Conversations: The Historic Jesus
March 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
On Thursday, March 27 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in Kairos House, Wagner Campus Ministry will host the second of two conversations on the life of Jesus of Nazareth. This session will explore a recent turn in scholarship that has been informed by modern Biblical criticism. This liberal perspective on Jesus provides an account for […]