September 26, 2018

JET Program- Information Session

The Japan Exchange Teaching (JET) Program was founded in 1987. This program offers the unique opportunity to work and live in Japan, experiencing the abundant culture of Japan. There will be a JET Program Information Session on Wednesday, September 26th at 4:00pm in Croft 305.

You can learn more about the JET Program here. If you have any questions about the session beforehand, please email Dr. Noell Wilson or Bree Starnes.

September 27, 2018

Hispanic Heritage Film Series:  Panama Canal Stories (Historias del Canal)

Thursday, September 27th at 6:00pm in Lamar Rm 127                               Directed by Abner Benaim, Carolina Borrero, Luis Franco Brantly, Pinky Mon, Pituka Ortega-Heilbron, 2014, Panama                                                                                                                  

Admission is free and English subtitles are provided.

September 28, 2018

Visiting Alumnae Speakers: Laura Fornicola & Laura Wait

Croft Alumnae, Laura Congleton Fornicola ('03) and Laura Leford Wait ('02) will speak at the Croft Institute on Friday, September 28th at 3:00pm in Croft 107. Laura Fornicola will discuss her current role as Senior International Program Analyst for the US/UK Mutual Defense Agreement at Leidos. Laura Wait will likewise elaborate on her current position as Branch Advisor for the Domestic Violence Unit at the District of Columbia Superior Court. Both alumnae will explain how their time in Croft influenced their career paths and led them to their current positions.

 If you would like more information on the event, you may visit the Croft Institute's Facebook event page here

October 4, 2018

Hispanic Heritage Film Series:   The Second Mother (Que horas ela volta?)

Thursday, October 4th at 6:00pm in Lamar Rm 127                             Directed by Anna Muyalert, 2015, Brazil    *Language: Portuguese                                                 

Admission is free and English subtitles are provided.

October 5, 2018

Croft 20th Anniversary Celebration

The Croft Institute for International Studies is celebrating 20 years. In honor of the 20th anniversary, Croft is hosting a commemoration ceremony and reception on Friday, October 5th! We hope to celebrate the past 20 years of Croft and its future 20 with our alumni, students, faculty, and staff!

Day of Events:

Breakout Sessions with alumni  10:00am-12:00pm           Croft Building
Commemoration Ceremony        2:00pm-3:30pm              Croft Rm 107
Reception                                        7:00pm-11:00pm             The Powerhouse