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November 2019

Open Forum on “Executive Function: The Foundation of Success”

November 7, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Ballroom – Geary Student Union

A forum on “Executive Function: The Foundation of Success” will be presented by Mountaineer Montessori Parent University and the University of Charleston Department of Education on Thursday, Nov. 7, from 5:30-7 p.m. in the UC Ballroom.  The free event is open to parents, educators and the public. Katie Ibes, a pedagogical consultant who advises public, charter and independent schools across the country, will share strategies for nurturing a child’s executive functions at home and in the classroom. Executive function is…

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International Education Week

November 17, 2019 @ 11:00 am - November 22, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

To honor and celebrate its international students from 45 different countries, the University of Charleston will host its annual International Education Week from November 17 through November 22. The event will be held in the UC Dining Hall on the second floor of Geary Student Union from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. daily. The public is invited to join the UC community to sample international cuisine, participate in Christmas ornament and card making workshops,…

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December 2019

December Commencement

December 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am
Geary Auditorium – Riggleman Hall

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2019 Holiday Musical Gala

December 8, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

The University of Charleston Concert Choir and University Singers will present a Holiday Gala Sunday, December 8, at 4:00 p.m. in the Geary Student Union Ballroom (3rd floor) on UC’s Charleston campus. This year, the concert will also feature the UC Symphonic Wind Ensemble. The annual Holiday Gala concert features traditional carols, spirituals and well known holiday music, and includes opportunities for the audience to sing along. The event is free and open to the public. The Choir is directed…

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January 2020

Esmeralda Santiago – Keynote Speaker for Enlightened Living Day

January 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Geary Auditorium – Riggleman Hall

  Watch the Live Stream   Join us for an evening with Esmeralda Santiago to cap off our inaugural Enlightened Living Day at UC. Esmeralda Santiago was born in Puerto Rico and came to the United States when she was 13 years old. She is the author of three memoirs, two novels, a children's book, and has co-edited two anthologies of Latino literature. Her transcultural experiences growing up in a rural barrio, poor and disenfranchised, inspire much of her work.…

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February 2020

UC vs WV State Blood Drive Battle

February 12 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Rotunda – Riggleman Hall

Usually, the University of Charleston and West Virginia State University battle it out on the athletic playing field. In February, however, the two schools will go head to head (or arm to arm) as they participate in a “Blood Drive Battle” to help the American Red Cross. The two schools will each host a blood drive on their campuses. The West Virginia State event will take place on February 6 in the WV State Student Union, from 10:00 am –…

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UConnect Career Development Week

February 24 @ 12:00 pm - February 28 @ 1:00 pm

Monday, February 24th "You're Talking, Is Anybody Listening? How to put your best foot forward without putting it in your mouth." Presenter: Mark McMillion of McMillion Leadership Associates Noon - 1pm Appalachian Room   Tuesday, February 25th "Crafting Your Story by Finding Your Why" Presenter: Jeremy Turner of EPIC Mission, Inc. Noon - 1pm Appalachian Room   Wednesday, February 26th Financial Literacy Day "Financial Wellness 101" Presented by Josh Juckett from BB&T Noon - 1pm Appalachian Room BB&T Bank Bus…

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Sims Speaker Series Event

February 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Erma Byrd Gallery

  Live Stream of Event In urban centers across the country, faith and sports play powerful roles in the leadership development of those living within these marginalized communities. The University of Charleston is proud to present “Playing for the City: Sports, Faith and Developing Community Leaders”, on Tuesday, February 25 at 6:30 p.m. The Mission of the Midian Leadership Project - founded in Charleston, WV - is to develop Christian community leaders through a combination of education, family, and faith support,…

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March 2020

CANCELLED – UC Singers to Perform

March 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Taylor Books, 226 Capitol Street
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This Event Has Been Cancelled.   The University of Charleston University Singers will perform at Taylor Books on Thursday, March 19, beginning at 6:30 pm. The program, titled “This is UC”, will feature showtunes and vocal jazz arrangements. The University Singers is a select singing organization, whose members are chosen via audition. The Singers offer several performances a semester at UC, and also perform around the region and at various events on campus. Taylor Books is located at 226 Capitol…

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June 2020

UC PharmD Academy Week – Registration is Closed

June 22 @ 8:00 am - June 24 @ 5:00 pm

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