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Apr
12
Tue
Screening and Discussion of Before They Die w/ Dr. Jocelyn Payne @ Mt Zion Baptist Church
Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Screening and Discussion of Before They Die w/ Dr. Jocelyn Payne @ Mt Zion Baptist Church

Screening and Discussion of Before They Die, a documentary about and for survivors of the 1921 Tulsa race riot, with Dr. Jocelyn Payne from the John Hope Franklin Center for Reconciliation  

Apr
14
Thu
Lecture: Dr. Shannon Murray, “Weadick’s West: The American Influences on Canada’s Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth.” @ S Murray Hall 035
Apr 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Lecture: Dr. Shannon Murray, “Weadick’s West: The American Influences on Canada’s Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth." @ S Murray Hall 035

Dr. Murray is the Calgary Stampede Historian. She will discuss the influence of the 101 Ranch on Calgary’s own Wild West show. IF you’re interested in frontier history, this is the event for you

Apr
22
Fri
Award-Winning Poet and GLBTQ Advocate Jericho Brown @ Backstage
Apr 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Award-Winning Poet and GLBTQ Advocate Jericho Brown @ Backstage

Award-winning poet and GLBTQ advocate Jericho Brown will read from his recent work. Brown is Associate Professor of English and Creative Writing at Emory University and winner of the 2009 American Book Award for poetry. He is a 2015 nominee for the NAACP Poetry Prize.

May
7
Sat
OSU Stillwater Graduation @ Gallagher Iba Arena
May 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
OSU Stillwater Graduation @ Gallagher Iba Arena

Undergraduates in the The College of Arts and Sciences will receive diplomas at the 1pm ceremony in Gallagher Iba Arena on the Stillwater campus. Congratulations to all graduating seniors!

End of Semester BBQ
May 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
End of Semester BBQ
Come celebrate the end of the semester with American Studies. OSU AMST faculty, advisors, students, and their families are invited. Guests are encouraged to bring a drink, side dish or dessert. Main courses–both vegan and meaty–will be provided (on separate sections of the grill, of course).

Please RSVP to Dr Takacs <stacy.takacs@okstate.edu> if you can make it, preferably before April 30. If you can’t make it, we’ll miss you. 

May
9
Mon
OSU Tulsa Graduation @ THE PAVILION AT EXPO SQUARE
May 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
OSU Tulsa Graduation @ THE PAVILION AT EXPO SQUARE

OSU Tulsa will hold its graduation ceremony at 6:30pm on Monday, May 9. Congratulations to all graduating seniors!

Oct
17
Mon
Discuss the Results of the Bronco Buster Survey @ Stillwater Public Library
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Discuss the Results of the Bronco Buster Survey @ Stillwater Public Library

Hear the results of the Bronco Buster statue survey and help the Art History students figure out what the results mean at a community conversation to be held at the Stillwater Public Library.

Aug
21
Mon
Fall Classes Begin [AY2017-2018]
Aug 21 all-day

New Semester Begins. See this link for more info on American Studies courses: http://amst.okstate.edu/academics-2/fall/

Aug
28
Mon
Drop/Add period ends
Aug 28 all-day

Last day to drop or add a course without penalty.

Sep
14
Thu
Lecture: Larry O’Dell on “The Tulsa Race Riot, A.J. Smitherman and the Report of the TRR Commission @ North Hall 212
Sep 14 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture: Larry O'Dell on "The Tulsa Race Riot, A.J. Smitherman and the Report of the TRR Commission @ North Hall 212

The Tulsa Race Riot, A. J. Smitherman, and the Report of the Tulsa Race Riot Commission

Larry O’Dell, Oklahoma Historical Society

Thursday September 14, 4:30 pm

North Hall, OSU Tulsa campus, Room 212

Sponsored by the American Studies Program and Dr. Gray’s Tulsa’s Public Cultures class (AMST 3550).

For further details, contact Dr. David Gray: david.gray11@okstate.edu