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Spring 2020

NormaEliaCantu.jpgNorma Elia Cantú
Reading from Her Work
February 19, 2020
2:30 p.m. - Tour Room

Her books will be available free to UHD students while they last. 
Co-sponsored by the Department of English.  Contact lucerbo@uhd.edu or creightonj@uhd.edu



International Film Festival in Honor of Foreign Language WeekNFLW Film Festival logo
National Foreign Language Week March 1-7, 2020


All films subtitled in English, shown in A300 Buffalo Bayou

"A Man Called Ove" (Sweden, 2015)
March 2, 2020
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

"Fig Tree" (Israel / Ethiopia, 2019)
March 2, 2020
11:30 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

"Neruda" (Chile, 2016)
March 2, 2020
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Sponsored by the Spanish Program, the Department of History, Humanities & Languages, and the Cultural Enrichment Center.   For more information contact Dr. Raquel Chiquillo.


Women's History Month WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH LOGO
All Women's History Month events
are cancelled as of March 12, 2020
For more information, contact Assistant Dean
Crystal Guillory

Women's Read-In
March 16, 2020
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Mural Area
Hosted by Assistant Dean, Crystal Guillory

#UHDWomenwithaVoice
March 17, 2020
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Mural Area
Co-Hosted by Assistant Dean Crystal Guillory and Ali Reyes, Communication Studies Major

Vagina Monologues Performance
March 19, 2020 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m
Mural Area
Hosted by Assistant Dean Crystal Guillory and UHD Theatre

Women's Health Lecture Series with Mary Beth Arcidiacono
March 19, 2020
1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Roberston Auditorium

About Ms. Arcidiacono
In response to a tragic accident involving her family, Mary Beth became a clinical social worker, consultant, researcher, and advocate, specializing in grief, traumatic loss and traumatic brain injury. She joined Dr. Bruce Perry and the ChildTrauma Academy as a Fellow in 2005. She has developed programs for families, individuals and communities dealing with traumatic loss including teachers, schools, places of worship, businesses and other institutions. In addition, has lectured and led workshops on grief, secondary trauma, post-traumatic growth, resiliency, advocacy and hope. Mary Beth is currently involved in a curriculum development project with Dr. Kathy Shear and Columbia University’s Center for Complicate Grief and various other non-profits locally and around the country.

Race and Reproduction in the Americas
March 24, 2020
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
N1099

Presented by Dr. Bonnie Lucero

Beyoncé is Black?!: The Intersections of Feminism, Race, and Social Justice
March 26, 2020
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
N1099
Presentation by Dr. Antionette Wilson

For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf  Performance
March 30, 2020
2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Mural Area
Hosted by Assistant Dean, Crystal Guillory

Women’s History Month Zumba Dance Party
March 31, 2020
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Mural Area
Hosted by UHD Sports and Fitness and Assistant Dean Crystal Guillory

Last updated 5/27/2020 2:45 AM