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A Public Engagement Project panel will discuss “Writing for Non-Academic Audiences” on Tuesday, March 24 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Hadley Room on the 10th floor of the Campus Center. Five panelists with experience using research to write trade books, op-eds, policy messages,...
Song of the Jasmine dancer
One of the Indian diaspora’s most acclaimed United States dance ensembles and a Guggenheim-award-winning saxophonist perform Thursday, March 12 at 7:30 p.m. at the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall in a work titled “Song of the Jasmine.” Co-commissioned by the Walker Arts Museum in...
Phantom of the Opera (1925)

The Lon Chaney/Rupert Julien version of “Phantom of the Opera,” with an original score performed by the Berklee College Silent Film Orchestra, will be screened Wednesday, March 11 at 7:30 p.m. in Bowker Auditorium as part of the Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival. The orchestra will be conducted by the student composers.

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Pat Hynes
Pat Hynes, a feminist and peace and environmental justice activist who directs the Traprock Center for Peace and Justice, will speak on “Vietnam: An Unfinished War” on Wednesday, March 4 at 4 p.m. in the Commonwealth Honors College Events Hall. Hynes is a former environmental engineer...
Norbert Goldfield

Norbert Goldfield, executive director of Healing Across the Divides, an organization seeking to improve the health of marginalized Israelis and Palestinians, will address the monthly meeting of the Retired Faculty Association on Wednesday, March 11 at 11 a.m. in 917 Campus Center.

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Chai Feldblum
Chai Feldblum, commissioner of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, will speak on “Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Discrimination: Revisiting Sex Discrimination Law,” on Thursday, March 12 at 4 p.m. in the Bernie Dallas Room in Goodell Hall. A light reception will...
Image from Vang
“Vang” and “Map of My Kingdom,” two plays by Mary Swander, Iowa’s poet laureate and founder of the national organization AgArts, will be performed Tuesday, March 3, and Wednesday, March 4, at 8 p.m. in Bowker Auditorium The plays tackle urgent social, political and...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Sheera Hefter, Ph.D., Education. Tuesday, March 10, 9:15 a.m., 163 Hills South. Dissertation: “Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports in Out-of-...
Ekwueme Michael Thelwell

“Black Power and the Spirit of Student Activism,” a conversation with professor emeritus Ekwueme Michael Thelwell and alumnus Stanley Kinard, will be presented Thursday, March 12 at 7 p.m. at the Augusta Savage Gallery in New Africa House. Talvin Wilks, visiting artist in residence, will lead the talk that will focus on the founding of New Africa House and the W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies in 1970.

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Pancake breakfast at Renaissance Center
The Renaissance Center is holding its annual Dakin Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, March 14 from 8 a.m. to noon. The breakfast features syrup tapped from the center’s own maple trees (a tradition begun by Janet Dakin) and donated by local sugarer Robert McIntyre. The all-you-can-eat breakfast...

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