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Lecture/Panel/Debate/Seminar Events

Screening & Panel of "Audrie & Daisy"

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:30pm

Screening & Panel of "Audrie & Daisy" flyer

All are invited to the screening of this powerful documentary, which examines the ripple effects on families, friends, schools and communities when two underage young women find that sexual assault crimes against them have been caught on camera. A brief panel discussion will be provided following the film.  Read more

Film Screening & Panel: 22 Veterans Per Day

Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Film Screening & Panel: 22 Veterans Per Day flyer

The Blues Project's Beat the Blues Week invites the campus community to a screening of the "Project 22" documentary. The film is titled for the 22 veterans that take their own lives each day in the United States.  A panel discussion will immediately follow the screening to focus on this issue faced by our military community and how creating awareness can show our Veterans that there is hope for them. Read more

Beat the Blue Week 2016

Monday, November 14, 2016 - 10:00am to Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 6:30pm

Beat the Blues Week Calendar of Events

Join us at "Beat the BLUES Week 2016" presented by The BLUES Project Peer Educator Program.  This week of events starts on Monday, November 14, 2016 at 10:00 AM with our Mental Health Awareness Parade taking place at the Oviatt Lawn and ends on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 6:30 PM at the conclusion of our Candlelight Vigil being held at Oviatt Lawn. Please see our calendar of events for more information on all the workshops and activities being offered during Beat the BLUES Week. All are invited to attend. Read more

Existential Concerns: A Comparative Study of Modern Science and Chinese Science

Monday, November 14, 2016 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Wenyu Xie

Presented by Prof. Wenyu Xie,  Professor of Philosophy, Shandong University, China and Professor of Historical Theology, China Evangelical Seminary, West Covina.

Fung Yu-lan had made a strong suggestion that Chinese philosophers did not want modern science. Professor Xie will attempt to provide a justification for this statement through an existential analysis of Chinese concept of nature, and demonstration of Chinese existential concerns prevailing in Daoism and Confucianism, which distaste for scientific study in the sense of modern science.  Read more

Translating Yu Hua, Presented by Professor Allan Barr

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Allan Barr

Yu Hua (1960-), the author of To Live, Brothers, and China in Ten Words, is one of China’s best-known living authors. It is thirty years since he first began to make an impact on the Chinese literary world and twenty years since his first collection of stories in English translation was published; now is a good moment to take stock of the factors shaping the reception of his work by a Western audience.  Read more

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