October SPACE Showcase: Saturday, Oct 28th, 2023
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In celebration of our 2-year mark of the SPACE program, we are offering a SPACE Showcase on Saturday October 28th. This Showcase will feature 30-minute Capsule sessions, which will be mini sample sessions on a number of topics across our four main sectors of learning: (1) Creative Writing; (2) Fantasy Studies; (3) Language; (4) General Humanities.

Note: Our October Showcase is an unrecorded, FREE event open to everyone wishing to pariticpate.

Showcase Schedule on Saturday, Oct 28, 2023: [Main Schedule Doc]
Our showcase will begin with a short welcome at 9:50 AM from your hosts Rob Gosselin, Director of SPACE, and Pilar Barrera, our SPACE Faculty Liaison. Our capsules officially begin at 10:00AM and end shortly after 4:30PM and we will have a lunch break and greeting from President Corey Olsen at 12:30PM.

    <9:50-10:00 AM Welcome to the Showcase!>
  1. Your morning hosts, Rob Gosselin and Pilar Barrera, will share a brief welcome to the showcase and then we will dive into our first capsule.

  2. Morning Capsules (Eastern Time):
  3. 10:00-10:30 AM with Dr. Amy H. Sturgis: Get Haunted by The Haunting of Hill House!,
  4. 10:30-11:00 AM with Sam Roche: HSK Mandarin Series,
  5. 11:00-11:30 AM with Dr. Robert Steed: The Fantastic in East Asia,
  6. 11:30-12:00 Noon with Will Sherwood: Tolkien and the Romantics: Imagining and Dreaming,
  7. 12:00-12:30 PM with Pilar Barerra: Spanish for Beginners

  8. <12:30-1:20 PM Lunch Break>
  9. Dr. Corey Olsen, President of Signum University, will share a few brief words about our program and then we will enjoy a lunch break.

  10. Afternoon Capsules (Eastern Time): Your afternoon hosts, Pilar Barrera, Rob Gosselin, and Jean ‘Druidsfire’ Prior, will share a brief welcome and then we will jump into our afternoon capsules.

  11. 1:20-1:50 PM with Christopher Bartlett: Writers' Workshop: The Different Body Problem,
  12. 1:50-2:00 PM with Sparrow F. Alden and Christopher Bartlett: Novel In a Year Promo
  13. 2:00-2:30 PM with Bronwyn Rivera & Anni Foasberg: Eating Our Way Through Anime,
  14. 2:30-3:00 PM with Dr. Hamish Williams: Representing Utopia through the Ages,
  15. 3:00-3:30 PM with Dr. Faith Acker: First Steps in Latin,
  16. 3:30-4:00 PM with Dr. Larry Swain: History of the Book Arts,
  17. 4:00-4:30 PM with Dr. Sara Brown: Discovering the Discworld - The Genius of Terry Pratchett

  18. <4:30 PM End of the Showcase>
  19. Your hosts, Rob Gosselin, Pilar Barrera, and Jean ‘Druidsfire’ Prior will close off the showcase with some brief final words.

Showcase: Important Links
  1. Registration Form: This is the link to register for the Showcase! Those who register by Oct 22 will be entered into a draw for 1 SPACE Token (drawing on Oct 23).
  2. Showcase Schedule Link: This link provides a detailed outline of our Oct 28 showcase with all capsules and preceptors listed and linkable.
  3. October Showcase Information: This is our Guidelines & Info Doc for All Things Showcase.
  4. Oct Showcase Capsules 2023: This link takes you to a running list of the Capsules to look forward to (or see the list in Table Form). Please add your modules of interest to your Wishlist!
  5. Using Discord in SPACE: Come join our Signum Discord! Every month we invite our students to discuss thier classes and their interests on our Signum Discord. We would love to have you a part of our Discord Community.

  6. We are very excited about the October Showcase and we look forward to seeing you there!
    The SPACE Team

    If you have any questions along the way, please contact Jenny, at [email protected]. Jenny is the main contact and support person for all SPACE students. Thanks!

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