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Upcoming Graduate Events

December 9, 2019 (Monday)
5:15 PM to 7:15 PM

Class of 1978 Pavilion, sixth floor of Van Pelt-Dietrich Library

December 10, 2019 (Tuesday)
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Location TBA

Graduate Mock Interviews

December 12, 2019 (Thursday)
12:00 PM to 1:15 PM

Williams Hall, Room 616

January 21, 2020 (Tuesday)
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Room 401 

Reception to follow.

January 23, 2020 (Thursday)
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Room 401

Reception to follow.

January 24, 2020 (Friday)
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall 330

This workshop will provide an overview to what funding resources are available to graduate students in the English Department, including intra-departmental funds, university grants, and national and international awards. A panel of graduate students...

January 28, 2020 (Tuesday)
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Fisher Bennett Hall, Room 401

Reception to follow.

January 30, 2020 (Thursday)
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall, Room 401

Reception to follow.

February 1, 2020 (Saturday)
fifthyears (All day)

FBH

SAS Dissertation Research Fellowships Due to Ann Marie Pitts by 12pm

(Students who expect to complete their dissertation in 2019-20 are ineligible)

fifthyears, sixthyears (All day)

FBH

February 6, 2020 (Thursday)
5:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Faculty Lounge, room 135

Please join us for a talk by Emma Heaney on her recent book, The New Woman: Literary Modernism, Queer...

February 7, 2020 (Friday)
fourthyears, fifthyears (All day)

FBH

fifthyears (All day)

FBH

Graduate Admissions Committee 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Faculty Lounge

February 12, 2020 (Wednesday)
firstyears, secondyears 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Faculty Lounge

50-Book Exam Discussion (12-1pm)

(First Years)

Field Exam List Discussion (1-2pm)

(Second Years)

February 13, 2020 (Thursday)
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Graduate Lounge (Room 330)

February 15, 2020 (Saturday)
(All day)

FBH

February 20, 2020 (Thursday)
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Graduate Lounge (room 330)

Latitudes welcomes Assistant Professor Debjani Bhattacharyya (Drexel History) for a talk about her recently published ...

March 1, 2020 (Sunday)
fourthyears (All day)

FBH

March 13, 2020 (Friday)
firstyears (All day)

FBH

March 17, 2020 (Tuesday) to March 19, 2020 (Thursday)
Faculty and Students (All day)

Fisher-Bennett Hall

March 25, 2020 (Wednesday)
abd (All day)

FBH

5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall, Graduate Lounge, Room 330

Please email Devin Daniels (devindan@sas.upenn.edu), Alex Millen (millen@sas.upenn.edu) or JS Wu (...

April 8, 2020 (Wednesday)
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Faculty Lounge

  • Town Hall to coordinate Department Speaker Series and Graduate Group Coordinators for 2019-20.
April 12, 2020 (Sunday)
firstyears (All day)

Fisher-Bennett Hall

(All day)

Fisher-Bennett Hall

April 19, 2020 (Sunday)
thirdyears (All day)

Fisher-Bennett Hall

April 20, 2020 (Monday)
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Graduate Lounge (room 330)

Coordinated by Jane Robbins Mize and Ethan Plaue.

April 24, 2020 (Friday)
fifthyears 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall, room 135 (Faculty Lounge)

April 26, 2020 (Sunday)
secondyears (All day)

Fisher-Bennett Hall

August 24, 2020 (Monday)
secondyears 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Faculty Offices

firstyears 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Faculty Lounge (room 135)

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Graduate Lounge

September 4, 2020 (Friday)
(All day)

FBH

September 10, 2020 (Thursday)
5:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Log in with Penn Key for location details

October 9, 2020 (Friday)
fifthyears (All day)

FBH

WIPs Sign-up for Wednesday, November 28, 2018 Deadline

October 16, 2020 (Friday)
thirdyears Third Years and Faculty Committees (All day)

FBH

  • Dates for written and oral portions of Field Exams should be scheduled. Written Field Exams begin no sooner than 2 weeks before Thanksgiving and no later than last day of fall classes (Thursday, November 8- Monday, December 10, 2018...
October 19, 2020 (Monday)
(All day)

Fisher-Bennett Hall

November 8, 2020 (Sunday)
thirdyears Third Years and Faculty Committees (All day)

FBH

  • Written Field Exams begin no sooner than 2 weeks before Thanksgiving and no later than last day of fall classes (Thursday, November 8- Monday, December 10, 2018). Oral portion of Field Exam takes place within 2 weeks of the...
November 13, 2020 (Friday)
fourthyears, fifthyears (All day)

FBH

November 25, 2020 (Wednesday)
fifthyears Faculty and Students 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Faculty Lounge

February 1, 2021 (Monday)
fifthyears (All day)

FBH

SAS Dissertation Research Fellowships Due to Ann Marie Pitts by 12pm

(Students who expect to complete their dissertation in 2019-20 are ineligible)

fifthyears, sixthyears (All day)

FBH

February 10, 2021 (Wednesday)
firstyears, secondyears 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Faculty Lounge

50-Book Exam Discussion (12-1pm)

(First Years)

Field Exam List Discussion (1-2pm)

(Second Years)

February 12, 2021 (Friday)
fourthyears, fifthyears (All day)

FBH

fifthyears (All day)

FBH

Graduate Admissions Committee 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Fisher-Bennett Hall Faculty Lounge

February 15, 2021 (Monday)
(All day)

FBH

March 1, 2021 (Monday)
fourthyears (All day)

FBH