Refugee Engagement Month

Refugee Engagement Month

Refugee Engagement Month: Exploring the Refugee Experience
Sponsored by: Regina Library, Office of Global Engagement Office of Multicultural Affairs, and the Campus Ministry
Design: Kari Czeremin, ‘13

Purpose: During the last week of February and the month of March 2013, Rivier University will coordinate purposeful programming that will create opportunities for Rivier University to be enlightened about the experience of refugees, to be engaged by the New Hampshire refugee community, and to exchange ideas that facilitate relationships between both communities.
February 28 at 12:15 p.m. &
March 12 at 6:30 p.m.
-Book discussion groups for The
Good Braider by Terry Farish
(former Rivier professor)
Regina Library

February 27 & March 13, 20,
27 at 12:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Refugee Film Series:
February 27 – “The Letter”
March 13 – “God Grew Tired of Us”
March 20 – “War Dance”
March 27 – “In This World”
Sylvia Trottier Hall, Room 235

March 15
1 – 2:15 p.m.
Refugee Engagement Forum
DeMoulas Room, Benoit Education Center

March 21
2 – 4 p.m.
Writers/Memoirs Workshop
Dion Center Reception Room

March 21
7 p.m.
Celebrated author Terry Farish
will read from and discuss her
new novel The Good Braider
Dion Center Reception Room

March 23
Rivier Peace Conference

March 26
6 – 8 p.m.
Global Becomes Local: A
panel discussion about the
lives of our refugee neighbors
DeMoulas Room, Benoit Education Center

March 28
6:30 p.m.
Readings, Reflections, and Reactions to the Refugee Experience”
Regina Library

Due by March 28
This semester’s InSight: Rivier
Academic Journal will feature a special
section on refugee experiences Details
enlighten exchange engage

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February 18, 2013 · 2:14 pm

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