Events


UMEC Fall 2014 Events:

September

Mocktail Movie Night: Cesar Chavez
This film follows Chavez's social justice efforts in forming a labor union and the impact it made in our history. This event is FREE with mocktails, snacks, and post-film discussion led by faculty.
Friday, September 12, 7pm
Jundt 110 Auditorium
Brought to you by: UMEC, Dr. Raymond Rast/History Prof., La Raza Student Club, and Student Wellness Resources/GPlus
        Cesar Chavez Film    

Real Talk: First Generation
Panel and discussion on being a first generation student.
Wednesday, September 24, 7p                       
Jepson Classroom 017 
Brought to you by: UMEC

October

Crafting Unity: Hamsa
Come learn and create a craft recognized and used as a sign of protection in many societies throughout history.
Wednesday, October 8, 12-2pm
Crosby Main Floor
Brought to you by: UMEC, Center for Global Engagement, and the International Student Union

Hamsa

Why Society Can't Ignore Indian Mascots, lecture by Prof. Cornel Pewewardy, Portland St. University
Guest speaker Prof. Cornel Pewewardy from Portland St. University will discuss this topic and engage in meaningful dialogue about history and cultural identity.
Monday, October 27, 7pm
Jepson Wolff Auditorium
Brought to you by: UMEC and Native American Studies Dept.
Dr. Cornel Pewewardy  

November

Cultural Awareness Night: Color of Fear-film screening
Thursday, November 6, 7pm
Jundt 110 Auditorium
Brought to you by: UMEC

Color of Fear

Annual International Day of Tolerance
An annual event for the GU and Spokane community to stand for justice.
Friday, November 14, 12pm
Crosby Steps
Brought to you by: UMEC
IDOT Poster

December

Deconstructing Series: Hanukkah
Come learn multiple perspectives into the Jewish tradition.
Monday, December 1, 7pm
Jundt 110 Auditorium
Brought to you by: UMEC and Rabbi Goldstein/Religious Studies Dept.

Deconstructing hanukkah

Black Spokane: The Civil Rights Struggle in the Inland Northwest
Wednesday, December 3, 7pm
Barbieri Ballroom, Gonzaga Law School
Brought to you by: UMEC, History Department, and Speaker's Committee of the Faculty Senate; Center for Justice and Auntie's Bookstore

dr. mack


Click the following to review past UMEC Events:

2013-14 Events

2012-13 Events

2011-12 Events