Film Screening: Eating Animals

Thursday 06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Where do our eggs, dairy, and meat come from?  
Nearly 99% of the animals we eat come from factory farms.
Join the Honors Program for a screening of the film, Eating Animals
Free and open to the public.

Director Christopher Quinn (“God Grew Tired Of Us,” Sundance Grand Jury Prize), Aysha Akhtar, M.D., M.P.H. (US Public Health Service, author “Animals and Public Health”), Jamie Berger (Mercy For Animals), Bruce Friedrich (Good Food Institute, author “Clean Protein”), and HON 101 Food and Ethics students.
When: Thursday, October 25, 6:30pm.
Where: Barry Art Gallery reception, Reinsch Auditorium
film screening and panel discussion beginning at 7pm.

Location: Reinsch Auditorium - Main Campus


All Graduate Programs Open House

Saturday 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Join the Office of Graduate Enrollment Services for an All Graduate Programs Open House on Saturday, November 3rd. At this open house you can preview Marymount's career-advancing graduate programs and have your questions answered by faculty and representatives from Financial Aid, Career Services, and Admissions. Learn all about what Marymount has to offer, including: expert faculty with real-world experience and strong professional connections, small classes that combine academic theory with practical application, a collaborative learning environment, flexible schedules and three convenient northern Virginia locations including the state-of-the-art Ballston Center. RSVP online or call 703-284-5901 for assistance.

Location: Ballston Center (1000 N. Glebe Rd)


Leverett Lecture: Preserving and Making WWI Films Accessible at the National Archives

Wednesday 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Criss Austin and Carol Swain from the National Archives and Records Administration will talk about the Signal Corp film unit and their deployment in WWI, as well as film as an archival object.

Location: Main Campus, Reinsch Auditorium


Marymount Preview Day

Sunday 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Marymount Preview Day is specifically designed to help students and families learn more about Marymount and get some tips on how to prepare for college.

Location: Marymount University - Rose Bente Lee Center


Curator from SMAAHC visits Marymount as part of the Humanities Colloquium

Thursday 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Dr. Kevin Strait, curator at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture, will be visiting Marymount's campus as the Fall Humanities Colloquium speaker, sponsored by the Graduate Program in English and Humanities. Strait will discuss curation as an act of both creative engagement and historical preservation. All are welcome; refreshments will be served. 

Location: Barry Gallery (tentative)