Mandela Semester Events

  • Feb. 24: Discussion by Roosevelt University author and political scientist David Faris, Ph.D., on the role of social media in the 2011 Egyptian revolution. 4 p.m., Klein Lecture Hall.

  • April 8-10: Campus visit by novelist, poet and literary scholar Mukoma wa Ngugi, Ph.D. ’94, of Cornell University.

  • April 9: Diversity Week/Mandela dinner and discussion. Dining Hall.

  • April 10: President’s Council on Diversity and Community: "Campus Conversation About Civil Disobediance." 6 p.m., Campus Center Main Lounge.

  • April 12: African Fashion Show. 4 p.m., Campus Center Main Lounge. Sponsored by African Diaspora.

  • April 15: SGA Movie Night: Invictus. 7 p.m., Campus Center Main Lounge.

  • April 17: Women's lacrosse versus Lycoming College. 4:30 p.m., Shirk Stadium.

  • April 28: Lecture by Natasha Korgaonkar, "Confronting Barriers to Voting Rights in the Wake of Shelby County, Alabama." 7:30 p.m., Memorial Chapel. 1st annual Bar Association Lecture Series. Sponsored by the Berks County Bar Association and the Office of Undergraduate Studies.