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Dedicated Semester 2014

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If your organization has an event that you would like to have added to the Dedicated Semester calendar, please submit it for consideration to: Heather Norton hnorton@fontbonne.edu or Leslie Doyle ldoyle@fontbonne.edu.

Date Event  Description Time Place
August
August 26, 2014 Evening Convocation  A panel discussion with the Soulful 8, Fontbonne Alums 7:15 PM Lewis Room
August 27, 2014 Academic Convocation Convocation featuring the Soulful 8 10:00 AM Mabee Gym
August 27, 2014 Ferguson: A Panel Discussion An informal panel discussion with our convocation speakers, Fontbonne faculty and staff, Ferguson residents, and scholars in the community on racial justice and the recent events in Ferguson. 2:00 PM AMC
August 28, 2014 Fontbonne Community Conversations on Peace & Justice Discussion 3:30 PM Lewis Room
September
28- Aug - 14-Sept The Human Terrain a play presented by Mustard Seed Theatre   Fine Arts Theatre, Fontbonne
September 8, 2014 Freedom Riders  a film 3:30-6:00 PM Lewis Room
September 10, 2014 Choices: Women and the Veil  Event 6:30 PM Fine Arts Theatre
September 10, 2014 Experience it in the Meadow Activities designed for participants to experience and dicuss various forms of racism   Golden Meadow
September 11, 2014 Fontbonne Community Conversations on Peace & Justice---topic:  TBA Discussion 3:30 PM Lewis Room
September 15, 2014 The Loving Story Film  3:30-6:00 PM Lewis Room
September 22, 2014 Hoxie:  The First Stand Film 3:30-6:00 PM Lewis Room
September 25, 2014 Fontbonne Community Conversations on Peace & Justice---topic:  TBA Discussion 3:30 PM Lewis Room
September 27, 2014 St. Louis Civil Rights & Tour Event/Speaker 9:00-2:00 St. Louis
September 29, 2014 White Like Me:  Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son Film 3:30-6:00 PM Lewis Room
October
October Clothing and Politics a visual display by the Fashion Merchandising program throughout October AB Hall display windows
October 7, 2014 Sisters of Selma  A screening of the non-fiction film about women religious and their experience marching in Selma, Alabama for civil rights 6:30 PM Lewis Room
October 9, 2014 Fontbonne Community Conversations on Peace & Justice---topic:  TBA Discussion 3:30 PM Lewis Room
October 10, 2014 Laverne Cox- Known for her role in Orange is the New Black, Cox speaks on " moving beyond gender expectations to live more authentically."  FLARE is arranging attendance at this event to hear her speak. 7:30 PM UMSL
October 17, 2014 Sylvester Brown A local scholar speaks on his experience living in Pruitt Igoe, and discusses his current work with the Sweet Potato Project. 11:00-12:00 Lewis Room
October 23, 2014 Pariah a film, sponsored by FLARE TBA TBA
October 23, 2014 Fontbonne Community Conversations on Peace & Justice---topic:  TBA Discussion 3:30 PM Lewis Room
October 27, 2014 The Struggles of Undocumented Students--Karina Arango Fontbonne Student Karina Arango will discuss her work with undocumented students as their struggles relate to civil rights. 10:00-11:00 Lewis Room
October 30, 2014 Civil Rights Art Contest Gallery Opening Event 7:00 PM TBA
November
November 4, 2014 Milk a film, sponsored by FLARE TBA TBA
November 6, 2014 Fontbonne Community Conversations on Peace & Justice---topic:  TBA Discussion 3:30 PM Lewis Room
November 7, 2014 Dr. Stephan Bradley introduces Remember the Titains Speaker/Film    
November 10, 2014 Carondolet Lecture by Fr. Bryan Massingale Presentation 7:00 PM Chapel
November 11, 2014 Fontbonne Faculty Reflections on Race, Racial Justice, and the Disciplines Panel 5:00 PM Lewis Room
November 20, 2014 Motown:  the Musical an off-campus theatre event, tour of the Fox Theatre, and discussion of Motown's position on the civil rights movement 1:00 PM Fabulous Fox Theatre
November 20, 2014 Fontbonne Community Conversations on Peace & Justice---topic:  TBA Discussion 3:30 PM Lewis Room
December
December 2, 2014 Civil Rights Then and Now:  Michael McMillan of the Urban League & Guest Event/Speaker 7:00 PM Lewis Room
December 4, 2014 Black Rep: A Raisin in the Sun an off-campus theatre event to see an iconic play. 7:00 PM The Black Rep (Harris-Stowe)
December 4, 2014 Fontbonne Community Conversations on Peace & Justice---topic:  TBA Discussion 3:30 PM Lewis Room