Multicultural Center: Events
Experiencing Unity in Diversity
The Multicultural Center celebrates our unity in diversity. Ethnic heritage months lift up the diversity with which we have been blessed by God.
Below we share our calendar of upcoming events. We'll publish more details about events as they are finalized. Note some events locations are to be determined.
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Monday, Nov 4, 4 pm - Tea and Treasures with Vance and Meredith, LSTC, Room 350
Thursday, Nov 7, 11:30 am - Students of Color Monthly Luncheon, PDR
November 12-14, 4th Annual American Indian/Alaska Native
Symposium with conversation and meal / Download flyer
Tuesday, Nov 12, 12 noon -Film: Native Nations, LSTC, Room 350
6 pm, Film: Our Fires Still Burn: The Native American Experience, U of C International House
Wednesday, Nov 13 - 4 pm, Basket Making, LSTC, Room 202
6 pm - Traditional Storyteller: Choogie Kingfisher, LSTC, Refectory
7 pm, Corn Soup Supper
7:30 pm, Special Guest Presenter: Rev. Gordon Straw, LSTC, Refectory
Thursday, Nov 14, 4 pm - Stick Ball, LSTC, the Quad
5:30 pm, Native Flutes: Bill Buchholtz; Drumming and Dance, LSTC, Refectory
- Exhibition; Traditional Storyteller: Choogie Kingfisher
7 pm, Indian Taco Dinner, LSTC, Refectory
8 pm, Symposium Naming Ceremony & Vine Deloria, Jr., Symposium Naming Ceremony with Special Guest Presenters: Susan Power, Elder (Standing Rock Sioux); Father Peter J. Powell, St. Augustine, Center for American Indians; Kirke Kickingbird (Kiowa), LSTC, Refectory
January 6 – 17, 2014, J-Term course
Reading the Bible from Multicultural Perspectives
January 20, 11 a.m., Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Worship & Luncheon
1:30 p.m., Multicultural Workshop: Worship
Hispanic Heritage Month
September 9, 5 p.m., Treasures of Peru, Room 350
September 19, 4 p.m. Conversation and meal, LSTC Refectory
Arab/Middle Eastern Heritage Month
October 17, 4 p.m., Conversation and Meal, LSTC Refectory
American Indian/Alaska Native Heritage Month
November 4, 5 p.m., Travels with Meredith, Room 350
November 12-14, (see Symposium above)
As we establish more details about the events or changes are made to this calendar, we'll publish them here.
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The Rev. Dr. Albert "Pete" Pero, Jr., Multicultural Center