Upcoming April Events

Docunight film screenings show Iran through a different lens at Penn State Mont Alto

On April 5, 7PM the Penn State Mont Alto Library will show the first of monthly films about Iran, around, or in Iran, or made by Iranians. The initiative is entitled Docunight and is meant to encourage cultural exchange and understanding of Iran through documentaries. The films will be shown the first Wednesday of every month in 2017. It is Co-sponsored by the Iranian Student Association and Penn State University Libraries. Docunight events are free of charge and open to the public. For more information about the events at Penn State Mont Alto, contact Lisa White, head librarian, at 717-749-6044 or acw3@psu.edu.

 

April 19, 7:00 to 8:00 p.m., Wiestling Student Center, “Alphabet soup-Social Consequences of Gender Identity,” by Shaashawn “The Voyce” Dial-Snowden. To celebrate “Pride Week,” Dial-Snowden will speak on the topics of diversity, multiculturalism, and inclusion. She is founder of Voycetress Media, LLC, Dial-Snowden and “strives to exercise her own voice to inspire those who may have lost their voice to rediscover it and to aid those who do not think they have a voice―to find it,” according to her website at shaashawn.com. This event is open to the public and free of charge.

 

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