Events

Damien Sneed on stage performing with other musicians on piano, drums, bass and singers

January 28, 2020, 7:30 pm

We Shall Overcome: A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

With Damien Sneed. Interspersed with the spoken words of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the evening brings together gospel with jazz and Broadway tunes. From Nina Simone to The Wiz, Stevie Wonder to traditional spirituals, it’s an evening of music that shows the lineage of these Civil Rights visionaries is still with us today.

Pre-performance talk in the lobby at 6:30 p.m.

Appropriate for all ages.

February 5, 2020
11:15am - 1:15pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois
Room: 2601
 

Diversity Lunch & Learn, with Guest Presenter Andrea Dallas

"Strategies for Promoting International Student Success in Content Courses," with Andrea Dallas. 

In this workshop, we will explore strategies that college instructors can adopt to support English as as additional language (EAL) students in their classrooms. We will examine cultural differences in expectations, concepts related to language learning, and practical strategies that can be applied to the classroom immediately.