Friday, October 04, 2013

Week 8 Announcements: October 4-10, 2013

This week: The Human Race Production Day, Mahler’s Resurrection, Songs of Living and Dying, Master Jazz Class with Jill Guyton Nee, Courses, Professional Opportunities and more!

Check out this video from Elijah Palnik of Colin Dunne's recent Masterclass at OSU!


 SPECIAL EVENTS 

The Human Race Production Day: Saturday, October 5, 2013. Meet at 8am on the South Side of the Ohio Union. Megan Davis will there coordinating transportation. Remember to bring water, lunch, snacks, sunblock or a hat, SENSIBLE RUNNING SHOES, and a change of shirt (costumes are blue jeans and a solid colored top). See you all tomorrow! 

Columbus Symphony Orchestra presents Mahler’s Resurrection. Saturday, October 5, 2013. 8pm at the Ohio Theatre. OSU students receive discount tickets and bus transportation from campus to see selected CAPA events during the year. The cost is $5 for Scholars students and $15 for Non-Scholars students, and includes the ticket and bus transportation to and from the theatre. Meet at the Ohio Union loop at 7:15pm to ride the bus. To reserve a ticket, contact Tim Valentine (.149) or Ben Fortman (.24)/614-688-5457.

Songs of Living and Dying: An Evening of Korean Music. October 10, 2013. 7-8:30pm at the Ohio Union, US Bank Conference Theater. The Institute for Korean Studies, in co-sponsorship with the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures, the Center for Folklore Studies, and the Korean International Student Organization, is honored to host members of the Jindo Folk Performing Arts Company. Jindo, located in the southwestern tip of the Korean peninsula, has been a major Korean hub of fishing and farming. Its folkloric and ritual heritage still carries a strong ambience of the Korean past. This event showcases songs, dances, and percussions from the Korean southwest.

Master Jazz Class: Jill Guyton Nee. Sunday, October 13, 2013. 2-3:30pm in Pomerene 205. Free Jazz class based on Broadway and contemporary Jazz ideas. Class includes isolations, conditioning and strengthening, intricate weight shifts, progressions, and fun phrase work. In the process of creating a teaching reel, a videographer will be in the room filming Jill and you! Only 20 spots available, so email Jill Nee (.11) to register.

 COURSE PLANNING 

Art 5135: Imaging Performance. 3 Credit Hours. MW 11:10am - 1:55pm, Hopkins 364. This interdisciplinary course will explore different methodologies of performance art and the strategies behind the visualizations of the performance for the second- generation viewer using photography, video, and other tools. The history and theory of performance will be introduced and discussed through slide lectures and readings. Graduate and advanced undergraduate students from any discipline at OSU are welcome to contact Professor Robert Derr (.34) for further information and permission to take the class (required for registration).

Geography 5194: Geographies of Health & Health Care. MWF 11:30 - 12:25, Dulles Hall 0012.  Explore contemporary health issues such as these through a geographical lens and learn about a broad range of cutting edge health geographic research. Specific topic areas include: the social and environmental determinants of health, the geographies of disease and injury, global health, the spatial distribution of health services, inequities in health, and the political economy of health care.

Anthropology: 5600
LEC 30385.
MWF: 1:50‐2:45.
 Evolutionary Medicine. How is evolution relevant for understanding our modern health challenges? Why does evolution matter when it comes to fighting disease? How can we apply evolutionary theory to improve medical care?

 PROFESSIONAL OPPORTUNITIES 

Limited Brands Fashion Show Performance
. From Elizabeth Carbone: Currently planning a Fashion Show themed event on October 17 for our distribution center workers. We’re looking to bring in a group for a ~10 minute, high-energy performance (hip-hop-esque) for halfway through the show. These are pretty low key events, with one in the morning (9:30–10:30am) and one in the evening (8:30–9:30pm). We would be more than happy to compensate the group for their time. Contact: ECarbone@contractor.limitedbrands.com

Performers, Corporate End of the Year Event. Nestlé Quality Assurance Center

Administrative and Professional Positions
Operations Manager, Movement Research in NYC
Development Director, BalletMet Columbus

Higher Education

Faculty Position, CalArts
Assistant Professor – Dance History, Florida State University
Professor / Head - Dance Education AND  Undergraduate Theatre & Dance Production Technology / Assistant Professor, University of South Carolina
Assistant Professor, California State University, Long Beach

Conferences, Calls for Entry
COMPAS (Conversations on Morality, Politics, and Society) Conference, October 3-4, 2013 at the Humanities Institute at OSU
Call for Abstracts, Arts-Based Research: An Interdisciplinary Dialog. May 21-24, 2014 at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Call for Papers, Trans-Scripts: An Interdisciplinary Online Journal in the Humanities and Social Sciences at UC Irvine

Fellowships and Residencies
Fellowship, CIC Smithsonian Institution
Fellowship Program, Inter-American Foundation (IAF) Grassroots Development

Travel & Study Abroad
Study Abroad Information Session: The U.S., Europe and the Second World War – Intersections in 20thCentury History. Thursday, October 5, 2013. 5:30-6:30pm. Dulles Hall room 250. May session study abroad program - unique opportunity to study World War II where it happened. For more info contact Kelsey Poole (.117).

Grants, Awards & Funding
Multiple deadlines approaching for grants from the OSU Undergraduate Research Office. Visit their funding and research pages for more information.

 ADMINISTRATIVE NOTES & REMINDERS 

Kudos & Shout-outs
Check it out: As part of her senior project, Kylie Bonfante has published a blog about the intersection of ballet and socialism.

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