Friday, February 24th, from 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. in Gaylord Hall, Dr. Brooke Vick CC ’97, and Associate Professor of Psychology at Whitman College will lead a PBK deliberation, “The ‘R’ Word: Acknowledging Racism While Valuing Diversity.” To RSVP, please follow this link tinyurl.com/zrgls8y To download the short reading that Prof. Vick has selected and to get more information about the event, follow this link tinyurl.com/j5vul76

Posted by Jane.Murphy@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 19, 2017 digest.

Dr. Jordan Radke, Interim Director of the Collaborative for Community Engagement (CCE) at Colorado College, will give a short presentation (followed by a discussion) on:
“Strategies for Community Outreach at a Liberal Arts College”
in the Faculty Commons (Cossitt Hall) at 3:30PM on Thursday, February 23rd. Please join us, and meet the candidate. Coffee, tea, and light snacks will be served.

Posted by MSiddoway@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 19, 2017 digest.

Shannon Hoffman, Director of the Bonner Center for Service at Rhodes College will give a short presentation (followed by a discussion) on:
“Strategies for Community Outreach at a Liberal Arts College”
in the Faculty Commons (Cossitt Hall) at 3:00PM on Tuesday, February 21st. Please join us, and meet the candidate. Coffee, tea, and light snacks will be served.

Posted by MSiddoway@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 19, 2017 digest.

REMINDER: Housing Room Selection and Apartment Selection Info Sessions Today!
February 20:
Apartment Selection Information Session – Bemis Great Hall 1:00 p.m. Room Selection Information Session – Bemis Great Hall 2:00 p.m.
Offered again this Friday!
February 24: Room Selection Information Session – Bemis Great Hall 3:00 p.m.
Apartment Selection Information Session – Bemis Great Hall 4:00 p.m.

Posted by betsy.cane@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 18, 2017 digest.

ACTORS come AUDITION for the Department of Theatre and Dance’s Block 8 show YELLOW FACE a biting comedy of mistaken and taken identity by award winning playwright David Henry Hwang, directed by assistant professor Idris Goodwin.
“Hwang uses the satirical format to ask what it means to be classified by ethnicity….Behind the laughter, this is a probingly political play” — The Guardian
AUDITIONS will be held the weeks of Feb 20th and 27th Email Idris.Goodwin@coloradocollege.edu to secure a time slot

Posted by squinn@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 18, 2017 digest.

Matthew Desmond will discuss his New York Times bestseller “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City” at the Daniel Patrick O’Connor Memorial Lecture on Thursday, Feb. 23 at 7 p.m. in the Richard Celeste Theater, Cornerstone Arts Center.
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Posted by Lisa.Ruth@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 18, 2017 digest.