Cultural Events and Special Academic Programs
Nov 15 Frank Warren PostSecret
Hear a talk given by a man who has been called the most trusted stranger in America. Every month, more than 7 million people visit his website, postsecret.com, which features artfully and anonymously made postcards that contain people’s darkest—and lightest— secrets. His work has helped to raise hundreds of thousands of dollars for the National Suicide Hotline.
Jan 19 damali ayo Spoken word in observance of MLK week
Change starts with people, relationships and courage. Join our campus community and become empowered as damali ayo—activist, speaker and artist—uses her humorous stories and award-winning art to provide practical tools for building better communities. Her work makes conversations about racial justice more accessible.
Feb 15 Project Trio Classical music with a twist
The Brooklyn-based chamber music ensemble is a classically trained and educated trio who perform genre-bending pieces that redefine the chamber style. Blending rock, classical, jazz and more, PROJECT Trio not only entertains their audience, but inspires them to look beyond the confines of traditional classical music. Greg Pattillo’s “beatbox flute” is not to be missed.