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Diversity Calendar

Get on the Bus:

An Afternoon with three Freedom Riders--

Joan Browning, Dion Diamond and the
Rev. Reginald Green

Saturday, February 6, 2016
2:00 pm
Lesley Temple C.M.E. Church

Beginning in 1961, Civil Rights Activists rode interstate buses into the Deep South to challenge segregation.
Joan Browning was one of the four Southern White women to join the Freedom Rides, and Dion Diamond and the Rev. Reginald Green were both college students when they risked their lives to become part of a movement.

The cost is $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for students. Free tickets are available for UNA students; however the quantity is limited and will be available on a first come, first serve basis.

 

Wednesday, February 3, 2016  "Prisoner-turned-poet" with Randall Horton; presented by Dept of English
6:00 pm Florence - Lauderdale Public Library

Saturday, February 6, 2016 "Get on the Bus: An Afternoon with three Freedom Riders" with Joan Browning, Dion Diamond, and the Rev. Reginald Green; Please contact Dr. Lisa Minor at lgminor@una.edu if you're interested.
2:00 pm Lesley Temple C.M.E. Church Tuscumbia, AL

The cost is $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for students. Free tickets are available for UNA students; however the quantity is limited and will be available on a first come, first serve basis.

Monday, February 8, 2016 Chinese New Year's Day

Thursday, February 11, 2016 Global Lions Meeting
3:00 pm

Friday, February 12, 2016  International Coffee Day

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 "Foot Soldiers: Class of 1964" Film Screening & Discussion with Rev. Alvelyn Sanders; presented by O.D.I.E.
7:00 pm GUC Loft

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 International Tea to Celebrate Chinese New Year
GUC

Thursday, February 18, 2016 The musical narrative "Walk with Me"; presented by the Walk with Me Foundation
9:30 am Norton Auditorium
Admission: $3

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 "Alabama Civil and Human Rights: The March Continues" with Lecia Brooks, Outreach Director, Southern Poverty Law Center; presented by O.D.I.E.
6:30 pm GUC Loft

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 Annual Black History Month Program; presented by UNA NPHC and UNA Black Student Alliance
7:00 pm GUC Banquet Halls

Wednesday, March 9, 2016  Diversity Workshop with Dr. Jennifer Stollman, Academic Director, William Winter Institute for Racial Reconcilliation; presented by O.D.I.E.
GUC Banquet Halls A & B