Book Group--Wuthering Heights
On Monday, Oct. 22, there will be a Book Group meeting from 4:30 until 5:30 p.m. in the Briggs Library McGinnis Room. The group will be discussing Wuthering Heights.
Jane Addams Project
The Jane Addams Project is a cross-cultural discussion circle for Spanish and English-speaking Morris residents and UMM students. The discussion will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 23, from 7 until 9 p.m. in Imholte Hall 111.
Environmental Studies Scholar in Residence
Kathleen Dean Moore, 2012-13 Environmental Studies Scholar in Residence, will give a public lecture on Tuesday, October 23, and a public reading on Wednesday, Oct. 24. Both events will be held in the HFA Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m.
Spanish Conversation Table
On Wednesday, Oct. 24, from 6 until 7 p.m. in Turtle Mountain Café, please join us at La Mesa de Conversación en la Universidad de Minnesota, Morris, otherwise known as the Spanish Conversation Table at UMM. All are welcome! Students, faculty, staff, and community members have casual conversations in Spanish about a variety of topics. Meet new people and improve your Spanish!
Mazinaatesijigan gekinoo'amaadiwin Film Series
For much of the 20th century, American Indian identities were shaped, at least in popular culture and public imaginations, by advertising imagery, Edward Curtis photographs, and wild west shows. In the past few decades, American Indian artists and filmmakers have extracted their own image from these external forces, challenging the established codes of representation. The goal of the Mazinaatesijigan gekinoo'amaadiwin Film Series is to challenge its audience through the use of film to examine and discuss the issues of culture, identity and stereotypes of American Indian people. The Oct. 24 installation of the film series will take place in Imholte 109 from 7:30 until 9:30 p.m.
Movie By E-Quality
On Thursday, Oct. 25, E-Quality will be screening a film from 7 until 9 p.m. in the Student Center's Edson Auditorium.
On Thursday, Oct. 25, there will be a screening of the film Murderball, sponsored by Disability Services and Disability Alliance. The screening will be held in the Science and Math Auditorium at 7 p.m.
On Thursday, Oct. 25, at 7:30 p.m. there will be a Chamber Recital in the Humanities Fine Arts Recital Hall.
CAC Concerts Open Mic Night
CAC Concerts will host an Open Mic Night on Thursday, Oct. 25, from 9:30 to 11:30 p.m. in the Student Center's Turtle Mountain Café.
Breakfast for Dinner
On Friday, Oct. 26, UMM's delicious improv comedy troupe Breakfast For Dinner will be having a show from 9 until 11 p.m. in the Student Center's Edson Auditorium.
2012 Festival of Spanish Language Cinema
On Saturday Oct. 27, at 2 p.m. the 2012 Festival of Spanish Language Cinema will continue with Julia's Eyes/ Los ojos de Julia (directed by Guillém Morales, 2010). Not rated. All Screenings are free (subtitled when available) and shown at the Morris Theatre on 6th Street.