Chatham University

Global Focus Events

OUT OF SOUTHERN AFRICA FILM FESTIVAL

Sunday, November 2, 2014

06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Sanger Hall

In collaboration with Sembène - The Film & Arts Festival, we will be screening "Tapologo." In Freedom Park, a squatter settlement near the platinum mines in SA, a network of former sex workers create Tapologo. They learn to be Home Based Carers for their community, transforming degradation into solidarity and squalor into hope. Directed by Gabriela Gutiérrez Dewar and Sally Gutiérrez Dewar.

Free pizza, popcorn and soda will be provided.

A panel discussion will follow the screening.
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Voluntourism

Thursday, November 6, 2014

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Founders Room

Holly Hickling 05’, Academic Community Engagement Advisor, Honors College, University of Pittsburgh presents "Voluntourism," an exposé on the benefits and downfalls of short-term international service trips based on her experience living and working in Zambia for 5 years.
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Falk School of Sustainability Virtual Information Session

Monday, November 10, 2014

06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
online

Speak with faculty and admission staff and learn about the Falk School of Sustainability programs including the Master of Sustainability and Master of Arts in Food Studies. The session will include an academic program overview, admission and financial aid, and an open forum for questions and answers.

If you have any questions, please contact Trish Golla at Pgolla@chatham.edu.
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