By OLEA HOKES, Staff Reporter
March is Women’s History Month
In honor of Women’s History Month, the Women’s Resource Center and Women & Gender Studies Program invite you to attend the screening of “She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry” on Wednesday, March 9 at 12:30 p.m. in Kochoff C. The documentary was nominated for the Women’s Film Critics Circle Award showcase by the strong women who help founded the modern day women’s movement from 1966-1971.
Sankofa Film Series
The University Michigan Detroit Center will be holding the second film in its Sankofa Film series, “A Ballerina Tale,” on Friday, March 11 at 6 p.m.. The award-winning film tells the story of Misty Copeland and how she broke through racial and body image barriers in the pristine world of ballet. The Sankofa Film series features thought-provoking documentary films. The U-M Detroit Center is located at 3663 Woodward Avenue., Suite 150 in Detroit. Call 313-593-3584 to RSVP or visit www.Detroitcenter.umich.edu.
The Office for Student Engagement will have a discussion on Wednesday, March 9 on the democracy, empire and representation of Star Wars. Join like minds to discuss and choose a side, whether it’s for the First Order or Resistance.
The discussion starts at 6 p.m. at the House of Maize & Blue. There will be free food and giveaways at this event. Tickets are limited.
An Evening with Poe
Are you fascinated in the works of world renowned Poet, Writer and Editor Edgar Allan Poe? The Mardigian Library will host an event on Thursday, Feb. 25 from 7-8 p.m. in room 1212. Join literary professors Shelly Jarenski, associate professor of English at UM-Dearborn, Stephen Rachman, director of American Studies Program and co-director of Digital Humanities Literary at Michigan State University and John Rietz of Henry Ford College as they explore the dreams in Poe’s work.
For more information contact the Mardigian Library.
Virtual Career Fair – Intelligence Agencies
Career Services will be holding an IC Virtual Career Fair on Thursday, March 3 from 2-8 p.m. Agencies leaders such as the Central Intelligence Agency, Department of Homeland Security, and National Security Agencies are looking for diverse, technologically savvy personnel to fulfill jobs in protecting our nation’s security. If you are interested in attending, register today at ICVirtualFair.com. Space is limited.