Global Awareness Week

Don’t forget Global Awareness Week is April 4-8! Join faculty, staff and students to learn more about the diverse world we live in. The event’s schedule is packed full of interesting educational sessions, so make sure to stop by some of these events!

Schedule of Events

Monday, April 4

“Dots and Donuts: Study Abroad” – 8 a.m. in Clark lobby

“Plowsharing Fair Trade Sale” – 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at PAC foyer

“Fair Trade and Its Global Impacts” by Rich Howard-Willams of Plowsharing 12 p.m. in PAC 222

“International Food Sample” – 11 a.m.-1 p.m. outside Ames Dining Hall

“Study Abroad Panel” – 3 p.m. in PAC 217

“ISIS and Middle East Politics” by Brian Frederking5 p.m. in PAC 222

“Global Perspective Domestic Violence Stimulation”8 p.m. in PAC lobby

Tuesday, April 5

“Global Dress Day”

“Making Knowledge: 60 Seconds of Service” – in PAC Foyer

“Spring Break Immersion on Immigration” – 12 p.m. in PAC 216

“The Economics of Happiness” (film) with Betsy Slosar – 3 p.m. in the Holman Library first floor reading room

“Reel Bad Arabs” – 6 p.m. in the Lair

“Haiti Medical Missions” by Dr. Jeff Ripperda8 p.m. in PAC 222

Wednesday, April 6

“Fresh Food Fundraiser” – in PAC foyer

“Civil War in Syria: A Humanitarian Crisis” by Dr. Jeremy Caddel and Dr. Kennedy Maranga – 12 p.m. in PAC 222

“Parliament of World Religions” – 3 p.m. in PAC 222

“Circuit Riders: Interfaith Seder Meal” – 5 p.m. in Circuit Riders

“Connecting Our Community” – 8 p.m. in PAC 215

Thursday, April 7

“Why Wrap: Exploring Sacred Head Coverings” – in PAC foyer

“Red Cedar & Native American Drums” – 12 p.m. in Circuit Riders

“Half the Sky Part II” (film) – 3 p.m. in the Holman Library first floor reading room

“Why Wrap” Conversations – 6:30 p.m. in Bothwell Chapel

“Keynote: Global Careers, Study Abroad, and the Mosaic Project” by Betsy Cohen of the St. Louis Mosaic Project – 8 p.m. in Bothwell Chapel

Friday, April 8

“Justo Café Coffee Sale” – PAC Foyer

“Muslims in France” with Aurélie C. Capron – 12 p.m. in PAC 222

“Let’s Start- Stories of Women’s Incarceration” – 1 p.m. in PAC 222

“Global Youth Service Day” – 2-5 p.m.*



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