Monday, April 07, 2008

Mock refugee camp; Professor Share speaks

This reminds me of my undergraduate years, when students would build shantytowns to protest Apartheid. Professor Share will be giving a talk at 6 pm (see below).

Mock Refugee Camp

Sunday, April 6 10:00 p.m. - Friday, April 11 12:00 a.m. hosted by the Amnesty International University of Puget Sound Student Group
University of Puget Sound
Quad between Trimble and the SUB
(1500 N. Warner)
Tacoma, WA 98416

University of Puget Sound Amnesty International Group presents: Mock Refugee Camp

Join us in refusing ignorance. You are now Aware, what will you do?

Sunday, April 6, at 10:00pm - through Friday, April 11 at 12:00am UPS Campus - Quad between Trimble and the SUB (1500 N. Warner, Tacoma, WA 98416.)

The entire campus community is invited to camp out with us. Come for one night or pledge all four days. Events each night including speakers, slam poetry, film screenings, and a candle light vigil.

Join us in refusing ignorance. You are now Aware, What will you do?

April 7th - Focus: Africa (DRC and Darfur)
Event: 5pm Mary Kay Opening Introduction
Film Screening: Rape of the Congo, The Devil Came on Horseback

April 8th- Focus: Colombia
Speaker: Professor Don Share 6:30P

April 9th - Focus: Cambodia
Event: Slam Poetry

April 10th- Focus: Iraq/ Closing Ceremony Photo Exhibit
Candlelight vigil
Information about current happenings in Iraq
Film Screening: Justice Without Borders

For more information: - 971.241.03