Arts & Culture Calendar

January 2020

Saturday, January 18 - 8:00 pm
Walter K. Gordon Theater

A renowned pianist, Clara Wieck Schumann was only 13 when she began writing the Concerto in A minor and Brahms' Symphony No. 4 is considered as one of the greatest symphonies ever written. Following Robert Schumann’s untimely death, Clara and Johannes became very close. Just how close remains a secret to this day. Featuring Robert Schumann's Overture, Scherzo, and Finale, Op. 52; Clara Schumann's Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 7; and Brahms' Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op.

Wednesday, January 22 - 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room

Outside the Wire is an annual programming series highlighting veterans' narratives. This event pairs the lived experiences of veterans with speakers whose scholarly, journalistic, or creative work concerns veterans' experiences. The panel will feature Samuel Black, curator of African American Programs at the Heinz History Center; Helen Benedict, author of The Lonely Soldier: The Private War of Women Serving in Iraq; and area veterans.

Tuesday, January 28 - 12:45 pm to 1:45 pm
Campus Center, Conference Room South BC

January is National Human Trafficking Awareness Month. Survivor and advocate Gina Cavallo will discuss human trafficking in New Jersey. Learn how to help recognize and take action against this form of modern-day slavery.