Student Life Event Calendar

Below are the events supported by Student Life

February 2019

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How My Single Mother and Education Saved My Life

How My Single Mother and Education Saved My Life

Friday, February 1, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Event Location: 
Winnet Student Life (Level 1)

Join author, Kevin Powell, in the lobby discussing his educational and professional journey and the importance of creating a culturally inclusive campus.  Ten signed copies of latest book will be raffled.  Sponsored by CME and Office of Student Engagement. 

12:00pm
Event Location:
Winnet Student Life (Level 1)
 
 
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AAHM: African American Heritage and Health

AAHM: African American Heritage and Health

Monday, February 4, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location: 
Northeast regional Center

Students will be provided with health resources on diseases that are more prevalent aong African Americans and literature on black leaders lost in history who have significantly made an impact on society.  Sponsored by Office of Student Engagement.

11:00am
Event Location:
Northeast regional Center
 
Academic Success Workshop: Stress Management

Academic Success Workshop: Stress Management

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Come to the Counseling Center to learn about Stress Management.

11:00am
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
AAHM: Fireside Chat with Dr. Generals

AAHM: Fireside Chat with Dr. Generals

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Location: 
Winnet Student Life (Level 1)

Encouraging diversity throughout the College community is more than a goal; it's a shared mindset and commitment. Please join me in the first Fireside Chat of 2019 to engage in a conversation recognizing African American History Month. Refreshments will be served.  This event is being held in the Lobby.  Sponsored by Office of the President.

3:00pm
Event Location:
Winnet Student Life (Level 1)
 
Career Workshop: True Colors: What Are Your Strengths & What Makes You Unique

Career Workshop: True Colors: What Are Your Strengths & What Makes You Unique

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Join the Counselors to learn your True Colors: What Are Your Strengths & What Makes You Unique.

11:30am
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
Wellness Wednesday: Meditation Group

Wellness Wednesday: Meditation Group

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Join the Meditation Group sponsored by the Counselors, because wellness is a friend. 

1:00pm
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
Academic Success Workshop: Goal Setting

Academic Success Workshop: Goal Setting

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Having goals help with being successful.  Come out to the Counseling Center to learn Goal Setting.

2:00pm
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
AAHM: CUFF 2019 Film Screening and Discussion: "The hate U Give"

AAHM: CUFF 2019 Film Screening and Discussion: "The hate U Give"

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 8:00am to 9:30am
Event Location: 
Center for Business and Industry (C2-28)

Starr Carter is constantly switching between two worlds: the poor, mostly black, neighborhood where she lives and the rich, mostly white, prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Now, facing pressures from all sides of the community, Starr must find her voice and stand up for what's right. Watch the trailer here: https://www.imdb.com/video/imdb/vi2382150425?playlistId=tt5580266&ref_=tt_ov_vi. For more info on CUFF 2019, visit http://ccp.edu/CUFF.

Sponsored by: Community Underground Film Festival, Communication Studies and Mass Media Programs, Student Development

 

8:00am
Event Location:
Center for Business and Industry (C2-28)
 
AAHM: CUFF 2019 Documentary Discussion: "Ask Me How I Feel"

AAHM: CUFF 2019 Documentary Discussion: "Ask Me How I Feel"

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 9:40am to 11:10am
Event Location: 
Bonnell Auditorium

In the BG-20, Executive producer Thomas Daniel Dwyer discusses his work on “Ask Me How I Feel,” a documentary about local blues legend Frank Bey. The documentary details the singer’s return to the stage after music broke his heart, and shares the wonder and joy of the 72-year-old soul blues singer’s life and music. Watch the trailer here: https://youtu.be/jLdk90IwKMw. For more info on CUFF 2019, visit http://ccp.edu/CUFF.  Sponsored by: Community Underground Film Festival, Communication Studies and Mass Media Programs, Student Development

 

9:40am
Event Location:
Bonnell Auditorium
 
Orientation Meeting: 50th Anniversary Promise Scholarship Recipients

Orientation Meeting: 50th Anniversary Promise Scholarship Recipients

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Event Location: 
The Coffee House (S1-22)

Information & Update meeting for 50th Anniversary Promise Scholarship recipients. Sponsored by: Student Success Intitiatives.

10:00am
Event Location:
The Coffee House (S1-22)
 
AAHM: African American Heritage and Health

AAHM: African American Heritage and Health

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location: 
Northeast regional Center

In the Lobby, Students will be provided with health resources on diseases that are more prevalent among African Americans and literature on black leaders lost in history who have significantly made an impact on society.  Sponsored by: Office of Student Engagement.

 

11:00am
Event Location:
Northeast regional Center
 
AAHM: CUFF 2019 Discussion with Jade Bryan, the First Ever Deaf Black Filmmaker

AAHM: CUFF 2019 Discussion with Jade Bryan, the First Ever Deaf Black Filmmaker

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 11:20am to 12:50pm
Event Location: 
Bonnell Auditorium

In the large auditorium, Filmmaker Jade Bryan presents on her experiences as a Deaf woman of color in the film industry. The presentation will be in ASL, but there will be voice interpreters, so everyone can follow along. For more info on CUFF 2019, visit http://ccp.edu/CUFF.  Sponsored by: Community Underground Film Festival, Communication Studies and Mass Media Programs, Student Development

11:20am
Event Location:
Bonnell Auditorium
 
Orientation Meeting: 50th Anniversary Promise Scholarship Recipients

Orientation Meeting: 50th Anniversary Promise Scholarship Recipients

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Location: 
The Coffee House (S1-22)

Information and Update meeting for 50th Anniversary Promise Scholarship recipients.  Sponsored by: Student Success Initiatives.

3:00pm
Event Location:
The Coffee House (S1-22)
 
Basketball Doubleheader: Basketball Games

Basketball Doubleheader: Basketball Games

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Event Location: 
Athletic Center Gymnasium (G1-04)

Come out and cheer on Community College of Philadelphia's basketball team play two games.

5:00pm
Event Location:
Athletic Center Gymnasium (G1-04)
 
AAHM: Empowering Black Women-Mary's Daughter: Memoirs of an Artivist

AAHM: Empowering Black Women-Mary's Daughter: Memoirs of an Artivist

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:30pm
Event Location: 
Center for Business and Industry (C2-28)

Memoirs of an Artivist is a poetic dramatization of Hip-Hop (activist + artist) Blak Rapp Medusa’s childhood. From growing up in Foster care to discovering Hip-Hop. “4 Black Women and Hip-Hop” is the theme of this poetic monologue. Sponsored by: Black Lives Matter Week of Action in Schools, Women’s Outreach and Advocacy Center

5:00pm
Event Location:
Center for Business and Industry (C2-28)
 
Academic Success Workshop: Time Management

Academic Success Workshop: Time Management

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Having trouble managing your time, come to the time management workshop and get pointers.  Sponsored by the Counselors.

6:00pm
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
Orientation Meeting: 50th Anniversary Promise Scholarship Recipients

Orientation Meeting: 50th Anniversary Promise Scholarship Recipients

Friday, February 8, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Event Location: 
The Coffee House (S1-22)

Information and Update meeting for 50th Anniversary Promise Scholarship recipients.  Sponsored by Student Success Initiatives.

10:00am
Event Location:
The Coffee House (S1-22)
 
Orientation Meeting: 50th Anniversary Promise Scholarship Recipients

Orientation Meeting: 50th Anniversary Promise Scholarship Recipients

Friday, February 8, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Location: 
The Coffee House (S1-22)

Information and Update meeting for 50th Anniversary Promise Scholarship recipients.  Sponsored by Student Success Initiatives.

3:00pm
Event Location:
The Coffee House (S1-22)
 
AAHM: Empowering Black Women - Black Achievement Through the Arts

AAHM: Empowering Black Women - Black Achievement Through the Arts

Friday, February 8, 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:30pm
Event Location: 
Center for Business and Industry (C2-28)

This conversation will enlighten parents, educators, and community activists about the power that art continues to have in the Black community. It’s a wake-up call to the fact that art funding and exposure to the arts is decreasing in our urban neighborhoods, schools and homes. Art can lead to positive personal and academic growth in children, teens, and adults and serve as a tool for activism. Sponsored by: Black Lives Matter Week of Action in Schools, Women’s Outreach and Advocacy Center

5:00pm
Event Location:
Center for Business and Industry (C2-28)
 
 
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Basketball Doubleheader: Basketball Games

Basketball Doubleheader: Basketball Games

Sunday, February 10, 2019 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Location: 
Athletic Center Gymnasium (G1-04)

Bring your voice and cheer on the College's basketball team play 2 games.

1:00pm
Event Location:
Athletic Center Gymnasium (G1-04)
 
Academic Workshop: Goal Setting

Academic Workshop: Goal Setting

Monday, February 11, 2019 - 10:20am to 11:20am
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Come to BG-07 to gain information about setting goals.  Sponsored by the Counseling Center.

10:20am
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
 
Academic Success Workshop: Tackling Test-Taking Anxiety

Academic Success Workshop: Tackling Test-Taking Anxiety

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Come to BG-07 to g4et information to help you with test anxiety.  Sponsored by the Counseling Center.

11:30am
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
Gathering: L.E.A.D.S. Emerging GOLD Pathway Leaders

Gathering: L.E.A.D.S. Emerging GOLD Pathway Leaders

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 12:45pm to 1:45pm
Event Location: 
Winnet Student Life (Level 1)

L.E.A.D.S. Emerging, GOLD Pathway Leaders meeing in room S2-19.  Sponsored by Student Life. 

12:45pm
Event Location:
Winnet Student Life (Level 1)
 
Wellness Wednesday: Meditation Group

Wellness Wednesday: Meditation Group

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Come to BG-07 and join the group for meditaton.  Sponsored by the Counseling Center.

1:00pm
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
Love, Lust & Everything in Between: Discussion

Love, Lust & Everything in Between: Discussion

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Event Location: 
Winnet Student Life (Level 1)

Come out to S1-09 to join a discussion on Love, Lust & Everything in Between. 

Sponsored by Center for Male Engagement, CME.

1:00pm
Event Location:
Winnet Student Life (Level 1)
 
AAHM: Movie Screening of "The Independent Day Project"

AAHM: Movie Screening of "The Independent Day Project"

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Location: 
The Coffee House (S1-22)

 Professor Carl Tone Jones, M.Ed., - The Independence Day Project is a shared vision from like minded activists, scholars, community organizers and revolutionaries who see a need to create a new path for the independence of members of the African diaspora. The current power structure that is in place has created such a system that it is layered in protections and fail safes that prohibits access to wealth, power and freedom from the Black and Brown communities that have been exploited the most.  Sponsored by:  Vanguard Student Newspaper, LEADS and the Center for Student Leadeship Development

2:00pm
Event Location:
The Coffee House (S1-22)
 
Happy Valentine's Day: Build a Bear

Happy Valentine's Day: Build a Bear

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location: 
Northwest Regional Center

Stop in the Lobby to Build a Bear for Valentine's Day.  Sponsored by Student Engagement.

11:00am
Event Location:
Northwest Regional Center
 
Career Workshop: How to Make Money in Human Services

Career Workshop: How to Make Money in Human Services

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

There's money in Human Services, come to BG-07 and find out how to make it.  Sponsored by the Counseling Center.

1:00pm
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
Happy Valentine's Day: Build a Bear

Happy Valentine's Day: Build a Bear

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Event Location: 
West Regional Center

Stop in the lobby and build a bear.  Sponsored by Student Engagrement.

5:00pm
Event Location:
West Regional Center
 
Happy Valentine's Day: Build Teddy Bears

Happy Valentine's Day: Build Teddy Bears

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 5:45pm to 7:00pm
Event Location: 
Northeast regional Center

Stop in the Lobby to Build a Bear for Valentine's Day.  Sponsored by Student Engagement.

5:45pm
Event Location:
Northeast regional Center
 
Academic Success Workshop: Stress Management

Academic Success Workshop: Stress Management

Friday, February 15, 2019 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Come to BG-07 to get information on how to manage your stress.  Sponsored by the Counseling Center.

11:30am
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
Pizza with the President

Pizza with the President

Friday, February 15, 2019 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Event Location: 
Winnet Student Life (Level 1)

Join College President, Dr. Generals for free Pizza and Discussion in an informal, relaxed environment in room S2-03

12:30pm
Event Location:
Winnet Student Life (Level 1)
 
 
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American Heart Month: Get informed about your Heart

American Heart Month: Get informed about your Heart

Monday, February 18, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Event Location: 
Northeast regional Center

Stop in the Lobby to receive resources and literature about your heart.  Sponsored by Student Engagement.

9:00am
Event Location:
Northeast regional Center
 
Doubleheader: Basketball Games

Doubleheader: Basketball Games

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Event Location: 
Athletic Center Gymnasium (G1-04)

Come out and cheer on Community College of Philadelphia's Basketball team play 2 games in the Gym.  Sponsored by Athletics Department.

5:00pm
Event Location:
Athletic Center Gymnasium (G1-04)
 
Academic Success Workshop-Tackling Test-Taking Anxiety

Academic Success Workshop-Tackling Test-Taking Anxiety

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

If you experience anxiety while taking a test, join a session in BG-07 to get help. 

Sponsored by the Counseling Department.

6:00pm
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
AAHM: Film Screening and Discussion of "The Bang Bang Club" and South Africa Apartheid

AAHM: Film Screening and Discussion of "The Bang Bang Club" and South Africa Apartheid

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location: 
The Coffee House (S1-22)

As part of the pre-educational component of the South Africa study abroad program for Summer 2019, enrolled and future students will gain insight on the cultural, political and historical concepts of South Africa. This film along with the invited speaker will provide awareness into aspects of South America that are not commonly taught. The film tells the story of four young men and the extremes they went to in order to capture their pictures in the days prior to the downfall of apartheid in South Africa. Watch the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lE9-No6apbw.  Sponsored by: History, Philosophy, & Religious Studies Department, Student Development

10:00am
Event Location:
The Coffee House (S1-22)
 
AAHM: Spin the Wheel Game

AAHM: Spin the Wheel Game

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Event Location: 
Northwest Regional Center

In the lobby, students are invited to play a game of "spin the wheel" to answer questions about African American History Month and win prizes.  

Sponsored by: Office of Student Engagement

 

 

11:30am
Event Location:
Northwest Regional Center
 
Wellness Wednesday-Meditation Group

Wellness Wednesday-Meditation Group

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Join a meditation session in BG-07. 

Sponsored by the Counseling Department.

1:00pm
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
Tenants Have Rights!: Panel of Tenant Advocates

Tenants Have Rights!: Panel of Tenant Advocates

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 1:45pm to 3:00pm
Event Location: 
Center for Business and Industry (C2-28)

Panel of Tenant Advocates will share information re: programs and services and answer questions.  Sponsored by the Womans Outreach and Advocacy Center.

1:45pm
Event Location:
Center for Business and Industry (C2-28)
 
Academic Success Workshop-Time Management

Academic Success Workshop-Time Management

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 9:40am to 10:40am
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Come out to BG-07 to learn tools to help you manage your time. 

Sponsored by the Counseling Department.

9:40am
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
Game Night: Name that Notable figure

Game Night: Name that Notable figure

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Event Location: 
Northeast regional Center

Stop in the Lobby for Game Night.  Sponsored by Student Engagement. 

11:00am
Event Location:
Northeast regional Center
 
Documentary Viewing: "Where's Daddy"

Documentary Viewing: "Where's Daddy"

Friday, February 22, 2019 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Event Location: 
S2-03

Rel Dowell, Community College of Philadelphia Instructor, presents his documentary.  Sponsored by Center for Male Engagement, (CME).

2:30pm
Event Location:
S2-03
 
Academic Success Workshop: Time Management

Academic Success Workshop: Time Management

Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 1:50pm to 2:50pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Come to BG-07 to gain information on maximizing your time to help you become more successful.  Sponsored by the Counseling Center.

1:50pm
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
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African American History Month/Law & Society Week Luncheon

African American History Month/Law & Society Week Luncheon

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Event Location: 
The Great Hall (S2-19)

Members of the College community are invited to a joint luncheon to celebrate the closing of African American History Month and the kick-off to Law and Society Week.  

Featured Keynote Speaker: W. Wilson Goode, Sr., First African American Mayor of Philadelphia.

Keynote Speaker Bio: Reverend Dr. W. Wilson Goode, Sr. is director and organizer of the nationally acclaimed Amachi Program, a national faith-based mentoring model for children of incarcerated parents. He is an ordained Baptist Minister with over 50 years of service at the First Baptist Church of Paschall located in southwest Philadelphia. Dr. Goode has served as an officer in the U.S. Army. He also led ground-breaking work in faith-based housing for low and moderate income persons. He was the first African American member and later chairman of the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission. He again broke racial barriers with his appointment as Managing Director for the City of Philadelphia. He would follow that as the City’s first African American Mayor for two terms (1984-1992). He subsequently spent 7 years as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Education under the Clinton Administration. He left that position in 2000 to help organize the Amachi Program, which is now his ministry and life’s work. He has earned degrees from Morgan State University (BA), the University of Pennsylvania (MA), Eastern Baptist [now Palmer] Theological Seminary (D. Min.), and fourteen honorary doctorates. Dr. Goode is Chairman of the following boards: the Free Library of Philadelphia; the Philadelphia Leadership Foundation; and the Leadership Foundation of America. He is the author of two books, ‘In Goode Faith’ and ‘Building From The Ground Up.’  

Sponsored by: Office of Student Engagement, Fox Rothschild Center for Law and Society.

12:00pm
Event Location:
The Great Hall (S2-19)
 
Academic Success Workshop-Tackling Test-Taking Anxiety

Academic Success Workshop-Tackling Test-Taking Anxiety

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 12:40pm to 1:40pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Join the Counselors in a session to gain skills to help tackle test-taking anxiety. 

Sponsored by the Counseling Center.

12:40pm
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
Academic Success Workshop: Goal Setting

Academic Success Workshop: Goal Setting

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Join a session in BG-07 to gain additional goal setting skills.

Sponsored by the Counseling Department.

6:00pm
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
Health: Eating Disorder Awareness Information

Health: Eating Disorder Awareness Information

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Event Location: 
Northeast regional Center

Stop in the Lobby to pick up literature and get resources to learn about eating disorders.  Sponsored by Student Engagement.

9:00am
Event Location:
Northeast regional Center
 
Wellness Wednesday: Meditation Group

Wellness Wednesday: Meditation Group

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Join a meditation session in BG-07 to learn to reduce your stress, help with your mood, as well as increase focus and productivity.  Sponsored by the Counseling Department.

1:00pm
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
AAHM: Documentary Screening: "A Street of Dreams"

AAHM: Documentary Screening: "A Street of Dreams"

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Event Location: 
West Regional Center

In Room 111, Students are invited to enjoy a documentary screening of “A Street of Dreams” in recognition of African Heritage Month. Released in 1994, the film is a historical look at Omaha's near north side. Throughout its history, Omaha's near north side has been the neighborhood that succeeding generations of immigrants have moved into and moved out of eventually, until protective real estate practices forced blacks to stay. The history of the community includes lynching, riots and discrimination. It also includes a vibrant community with jazz and shops and entrepreneurs. With the recent emphasis on multicultural education, this program tells an important, but little-known story of Nebraska history.  Sponsored by:  Office of Student Engagement

5:00pm
Event Location:
West Regional Center
 
Academic Success Workshop: Stress Management

Academic Success Workshop: Stress Management

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 11:20am to 12:20pm
Event Location: 
Counseling Center (BG-07)

Heighten your awareness of the mind/body/spirit connection through managing your stress.  Sponsored by the Counseling Department.

11:20am
Event Location:
Counseling Center (BG-07)
 
AAHM: The Masc We Wear

AAHM: The Masc We Wear

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Event Location: 
Bonnell Auditorium

In the large auditorium, BG-20 join us as some of Philly's best black performance artists and singers not only dazzle audiences with their talent, but also start a much needed dialogue about Masculinity.  Co-sponsored by the Center for Male Engagement and the MarcDavid LGBTQ Center.

6:00pm
Event Location:
Bonnell Auditorium