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Events

Workshop: Addiction - A Disease of the Brain

Workshop: Addiction - A Disease... of the Brain

Today, 5:30pm - 8pm
Are you interested in learning more about the disease of addiction? Join us for an educational and informational workshop on the topic. This workshop will be conducted by Kate Elenbaas. Kate is a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) and also a Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor...
China in Western Minds

China in Western Minds

Tomorrow, 7am - 7pm
From early Roman trade contact through the Silk Road to the modern television comedy Fresh Off the Boat, China has asserted its influence upon western culture, philosophy, and the decorative arts in a myriad of ways. China in Western Minds explores this phenomenon and provides a striking overview...
Paya Lliklla, Las Tejedoras de Chari, Peru: Reweaving Tradition in the 21st Century

Paya Lliklla, Las Tejedoras de... Chari, Peru: Reweaving Tradition in the 21st Century

Tomorrow, 7am - 7pm
In the Andean mountain village of Chari, Peru, a weaving cooperative of indigenous women are changing the structure of their lives. The weavers who make up Paya Lliklla utilize handicraft skills to fabricate woven trade goods marketed to clients well outside their local boundaries. Weaving...

News

Teaching circle set for CRP

Teaching circle set for CRP

The Community Reading Project will host a Teaching Circle on the selection, "Citizen," on August 11 at the Alumni House.
Faculty to discuss challenges of interpreting translated texts

Faculty to discuss challenges of interpreting... translated texts

"Literature in Translation" will take place August 5 at 6:30 p.m. in Grand Rapids.
Engineering course concludes with annual regatta

Engineering course concludes with annual regatta

A room in the Keller Engineering Labs building was transformed into a sailboat competition July 29.