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Whitewashing the Color Politics: The ‘Unfair’ Contruction of Beauty for the (Market) Beast – Dr. Gitiara Nasreen (Fulbright Scholar, Howard University & Professor, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh)

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IdeaFestival 2014 #3: Jazz Musician Wynton Marsalis on Art & Creativity in America

Wynton Marsalis Session: Wynton Marsalis Wednesday, October 1, 2014 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM (Kentucky Center) Wynton Marsalis is the Managing and Artistic Director of Jazz at Lincoln Center and a world-renowned trumpeter, bandleader and composer. Born in New Orleans, Louisiana … Continue reading

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Islam and Politics

A discussion with and between Michael McClellan, WKU Diplomat in Residence & Dr. Soleiman Kiasatpour, Political Science Mon, Sep 15, 12.30-1.30, Grise Hall 339 Pizza & Politics, sponsored by the Department of Political Science

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Sexual Violence on College Campuses: Listening to and Learning From Student Activists – Dr. Stephanie Gilmore

Wed, Sep 17, 7pm, DSU 1071 This interactive, multimedia presentation examines rape culture on college campuses, using up-to-the-minute examples of activism among students, expert opinion, and observational analysis to explore how students can and do confront sexual violence against women, … Continue reading

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Taste of Africa (African Student Association)

Wed, May 7, 2014, 6.30pm, Kentucky Museum Miss Africa USA Fashion Show Traditional Food Special Guest Performer Cultural Dance Photobooth African Exhibits Free Prizes!

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Expanding Classrooms: Pedagogy at the Social Justice Crossroads – Dr. Rhonda Williams, Founder & Director, Social Justice Institute, Case Western Reserve University

ICSR Spring Speaker Series Thu, Apr 24, 2014, 4-5.30pm, Faculty House Background Dr. Rhonda Y. Williams, an associate professor of History in the College of Arts and Sciences at CWRU, completed her PhD at the University of Pennsylvania under the … Continue reading

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A Conversation with Rev. Dr. Bernard Lafayette (Chandler School of Theology, Emory University)

Hosted by the Institute for Citizenship and Social Responsibility Friday, April 25, 2014, 3pm, Garrett 116 refreshments The Rev. Dr. Lafayette, an ordained minister, is a longtime civil rights activist, organizer, and an authority on nonviolent social change. He co-founded … Continue reading

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Global Christianity: Poverty, Conflict & Peace Building – Film “Mandela and de Klerk” & Discussion of the Role of Christianity in the Global South

Tue, Mar 18, 6-8.30pm, Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 4754 Smallhouse Rd, Bowling Green, KY 6pm: Welcome with refreshments 6.30pm: Film presentation of “Mandela and de Klerk (1997) 7.15-8.30pm: Discussion of the film & the role of Christianity in the Global … Continue reading

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Tracing the Unexplored: Brazil’s Multicultural Society (series)

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The Other Side of Paradise by writer, activist, and Oprah guest Staceyann Chin

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