Category Archives: arts

RU graduate Tiffany Mucci Publishes Essay on City Creatures Blog

The thriving environmental discourse of urban nature writing is highly varied in terms of genre — from fiction to poetry to creative nonfiction — and subject, as evidenced by the recently published volume¬†City Creatures (Univ. of Chicago Press, 2015) and … Continue reading

Posted in alumni, arts, cities, ethics, humanities, publications, Roosevelt, suburbs, wildlife

Microcosm Heads to Alaska this June

This summer the adventure into the oceanic microscopic universe continues as filmmaker, marine biologist, and Roosevelt University SUST Adjunct Professor Michele Hoffman Trotter and her colleagues set out for Alaska on the exciting field expedition yet for her upcoming documentary … Continue reading

Posted in arts, biodiversity, climate change, conservation, ecology, education, faculty, research, Roosevelt, science, water

Faces of the Poisoned: A Roosevelt University Journalism Convergence Project

The Department of Communication in Roosevelt University’s College of Arts and Sciences is hosting a panel discussion with Roosevelt journalism students who traveled to Flint, Michigan, this spring to cover the drinking water crisis story. Hear, see, and experience the … Continue reading

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Voting Open for Reuse Art Competition at RU during Earth Month

As part of our campus Earth Week events, Roosevelt’s Reuse Art Competition is now open and available for viewing! To vote on your favorite piece of art, please follow this link. Images of the art have been uploaded to the … Continue reading

Posted in activities, arts, exhibits, humanities, recycling, Roosevelt, waste

Happy First Day of Spring!

In celebration of spring’s arrival, we make the humble but sincere gesture of changing our banner image (by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee) from winter to a more vernal perspective.

Posted in arts, events

Celebrate Diversity This Week at Roosevelt University, Feb. 29 – Mar. 4

The Office of Inclusion and Equity, the Diversity Center Initiative Committee and the Student Government Association are proud to present the first Diversity Week in recent Roosevelt University history! Diversity Week 2016: “Empowering Diverse Voices in the RU Community and … Continue reading

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Celebrate Diversity Week 2016 at Roosevelt University, Feb. 29 – Mar. 4

The Office of Inclusion and Equity, the Diversity Center Initiative Committee and the Student Government Association are proud to present the first Diversity Week in recent Roosevelt University history! Diversity Week 2016: “Empowering Diverse Voices in the RU Community and … Continue reading

Posted in activities, arts, community, education, events, exhibits, presentations, Roosevelt, service, social justice