American Studies Calendar – Fall 2022

All workshops will be held on Zoom. Signups and links will be sent via the listserv.


  • Friday, Sept. 9th, 10-11AM: MA Public Humanities Track Capstone Workshop w/Alex Chang
  • Wednesday, Sept. 14th, 230-330PM: Comprehensive Exams Workshop w/Kyle Riismandel
  • Wednesday, Sept 14th, 10AM-1PM: Food Resources Table in The Healing Garden at the Price Institute
  • Thursday, Sept. 15th, 530PM-? American Studies Happy Hour at McGovern’s
  • Friday, Sept. 23rd, 10AM-11AM: Internship Workshop w/Alex Chang
  • Wednesday, Sept. 29th, 10AM-430PM: Sawyer Seminar, “Responding to Anti-Asian Hate: Politics, Organizing, and Education” with Cathy Park Hong and Mae Ngai, Express Newark
  • Friday, September 30th, 12-1PM: Coffee Conversation w/Laura Lomas (ENG) in Grad Student Lounge, register here:
  • Friday, Sept. 30th, 130-230PM: Academic Cover Letter and CV Workshop w/Kyle Riismandel



  • Thursday, Nov. 3rd, 530PM-?: American Studies Happy Hour at Newark Local Brewery, 538 Broad St.
  • Monday, Nov. TBD: Introduction to American Studies Alumni Job Panel
  • Wednesday, Nov. 16th, 230-330PM: Dissertation Proposal Info Session
  • Friday, Nov. 18th, 1-2PM: Research Statement Workshop


  • Wednesday, December 7th, 230-330PM: American Studies Ask Me Anything (AMA) w/Kyle Riismandel
  • Thursday, December 8th, 530PM-?: American Studies Happy Hour at McGovern's