The HSS Department enriches the cultural life of the campus by sponsoring a wide array of nationally renowned speakers; trips to the opera, symphony, and art exhibitions; an annual photo and essay contests; and movie festivals. We also support exciting global travel opportunities, all supported by a faculty that is nationally recognized for their scholarly contributions.
October 29, 10th hr
Myers Hall, M-137 Presentation Room
Environmental art pioneer, Betsy Damon, creates large-scale art parks featuring sculptural flow forms and public art events to help clean urban waterways and raise water awareness around the globe. Her nonprofit organization, Keepers of the Waters, provides information and technical support for others working with similar design principles and processes.
|The Living Water Garden: Young park visitors play on the flow forms, sculptures that aerate the water before it enters the constructed wetlands.
Read more about Betsy Damon and her work to protect clean water and raise ecological awareness:
Adrian Matejka Poetry reading
October 28, 10th hr
Louise Kahn Room, Hulman Union
Adrian Matejka was born in Nuremberg, Germany and grew up in California and Indiana. His first collection of poems, The Devil’s Garden, won the 2002 New York / New England Award from Alice James Books. His second collection, Mixology, was a winner of the 2008 National Poetry Series and was published by Penguin Books in 2009. Mixology was subsequently nominated for an NAACP Image Award. His next book, The Big Smoke, was published by Penguin in May 2013 and is currently on the shortlist for the 2013 National Book Award. He is the recipient of two Illinois Arts Council Literary Awards and fellowships from Cave Canem and the Lannan Foundation. His work has appeared in American Poetry Review, The Best American Poetry 2010, Gulf Coast, Ploughshares, Poetry, and Prairie Schooner among other journals and anthologies. He teaches creative writing at Indiana University in Bloomington.
Rose-Hulman Art Exhibitions 2013 -2014
October 24th 4:30 - 6:30 PM
Moench Hall and Myers Technology Building
September 5 –December 20, 2013
Miller/White Marketing, LLC
“Grey Matters, An Integrated Marketing Exhibit”
Miller/White marketing firm’s full-floor installation documents the branding and marketing process used to promote business client companies in a variety of communication media. Embedded Q-codes allow further info access via internet web pages.
“Current Intarsia Creations”
Debbie’s latest beautiful wood inlay works featuring a variety of woods and subjects/themes.
The artist’s photographs respond to the ever-changing moods of light, atmosphere and textures in our everyday world.
Myers Center for Technology
September 5, 2013 –May 24, 2014
Paintings created from his world-wide travel experiences, including China, Thailand Brazil, Russia, Italy, France and the Caribbean.
Strings Concert - White Chapel
Rose-Hulman inspires creativity. Whether it’s science, engineering, mathematics, the arts, language, or music, our students are involved in the creative process. Enjoy these musical pieces from our students performing in the strings ensemble’s spring concert.
RHIT Recent Art Exhibits
Nearly 100 artworks by 22 artists from the Wabash Valley Art Guild were featured in a spring exhibition that filled two hallways of Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology's Moench Hall. An opening reception, with several of the local artists, took place on Thursday, March 8, from 4:30-7 p.m. at the college's oldest classroom building
For more info contact:
Steve Letsinger, MFA
Coordinator of Arts Programming and Art Curator
Office: Moench Hall AL - 101
Box CM 95
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
5500 Wabash Avenue
Terre Haute, IN 47803