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Study Abroad Fair

February 28 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wagner Union Info Table 1

Stop by the area outside of the SGA offices in the Union to learn about study abroad opportunities!

Faculty Forum, “Creole Contracts”

February 28 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Dr. Hollian Wint will present her work titled "Creole Contracts: Rethinking the Problem of Trust in Indian Ocean Commerce".

In the nineteenth century, dense networks of credit, capital, and commodities connected the coastal and interior societies of East Africa to producers and consumers in the Persian Gulf and western India. Most studies of these Indian Ocean commercial linkages focus on culturally-bounded trading networks, explaining the organization of proto-capitalist and pre-colonial commerce through the categories of family capital and community trust. Yet the benefits of family capital did not always outweigh its costs and the success of Indian Ocean traders depended on tactically claiming and denying family support and obligations. Rethinking the relationship between trust and intimacy in regional commerce, this talk foregrounds the inter-communal relationships--between Indians, Arabs, and Africans--and inter-vernacular contractual conversions--between Arabic and Gujarati--that were at the core of Indian Ocean 'creole' capitalism.

Student Alumni Association Meeting

February 28 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Wagner Union Faculty Dining Room

The Student Alumni Association (SAA) will have bi-weekly meetings to discuss the planning and organizing of events for the fall and spring semester. The purpose of the SAA is to build spirit and pride, connect current students with alumni, educate about and encourage student philanthropy, and enhance the student experience by providing ways to strengthen service and lifelong loyalty to Wagner. Learn more here: wagner.edu/alumni-friends/saa/.

Students interested in attending meetings will go through regular cafeteria line and meet at tables reserved for SAA in the FDR.

The Business of Film: Publishing Trends

February 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
7F

The Film and Media Studies department is hosting three workshops to help guide prospective film makers.

Spring 2019 Dates and Topics Include:
Publishing Trends - February 28, 5pm to 6:30pm
Film Financing - March 12, 5:30pm - 7pm
Distribution - April 9, 5:30pm - 7pm

Workshops are free but pre-registration is required.

Register Online

Location: 55 Broad St., Manhattan

Men’s Basketball v Saint Francis (live on CBSSN)

February 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Spiro Sports Center Gym, Staten Island, 10301

The Northeast Conference, in consultation with the CBS Sports Network, has announced that the Saint Francis U at Wagner men's basketball contest on Thursday, Feb. 28 at 6 p.m. has been selected as a "wildcard" game and will be broadcast nationally on CBSSN.

The Seahawks, who have now clinched a berth in the NEC Tournament in each of Bashir Mason's seven seasons as head coach, enter Thursday's Spiro Sports Center encounter with a Saint Francis U team that is 15-12 overall, and in first place in the league standings at 11-5.

All who attend will receive pom pom shakers and a rally towel while supplies last!

Come out and support your Seahawks!

Contact the Ticket Office at 718-420-4039 for more information

To find CBSSN on your cable or satellite TV provider, visit https://bit.ly/2mAAxiK.

To watch CBSSN live online, visit https://bit.ly/2spPfv3

MY ONE AND ONLY

February 28 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Main Hall Theatre, Staten Island, 10301

‘S Wonderful! 'S Marvelous! The glamorous '20s come roaring back to life when a transatlantic aviator falls for a bathing beauty. Their romantic pursuit is sidetracked by a series of zany escapades but together they navigate their way to a happy ending. Winner of three Tony Awards, this tap dance spectacular with an incomparable Gershwin score - "'S Wonderful," "Funny Face," "Kickin' The Clouds Away," and more - will have you floating on air!

Directed by Ann Neiman
Choreographed by John Scacchetti
Music Direction by David Sisco

Contact the Wagner College Box Office online or by phone at 718-390-3259 for tickets.

DANCE PROJECT 2019

February 28 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Stage One Theatre

The award-winning Wagner College Theatre presents “The Dance Project 2019: Rekindling Discovery” from February 28 through March 3 at the Stage One Studio Theatre.

“The Dance Project 2019” features original choreography by WCT adjunct professor and 2005 alumna Carissa Bellando. Bellando has choreographed WCT's “A Little Night Music,” “1776,” “Nine” and “Merrily We Roll Along.”

“The Dance Project” cast features Jamie Baio, Connie Campbell, Cassandra Dougherty, Seth Jolles, Rachel Makstein, Rebecca Marlowe, Brett K. Miller, Drew Matthews, Gianina Mugavero, Ali Nitowski, Sammy Quinn and Gabriel Trimbur.

“The Dance Project” creative team includes Teagan Hamel(Costume Design), Anna Kruger-Dull (Lighting Design), Hunter Klein (Sound Design), Tina Truong (Production Stage Manager) and Alyssa Bowne (Assistant Stage Manager).

Tickets are $10 at the Wagner College Theatre box office on the ground floor of Main Hall, (718) 390-3259. Wagner College students attend free with current ID.

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