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Events and Activities

February 21, 11:30 a.m., S100
Dialogues on Diversity Black-Jew Dialogues

The Black-Jew Dialogues is a two-actor comedy which explores the absurdity of prejudice and racism. This show teaches its audience members how to engage in cross-generational and cross-cultural dialogue with a combination of fast-paced sketches, improvisations, puppets, a game show, and a post-show discussion.

February 21, 6-7 p.m., UNT Dallas
Field Trip to UNT-Dallas

The “Shared Dreams” event depicting Martin Luther King Jr.’s “Poor People’s Campaign” which
was a turning point in intersectional advocacy. Sponsored by Common Book and Black History Month Committee. For more information, please contact Academic Enrichment Coordinator Danae Bass at danaebass@dcccd.edu.

March 7, 12-1pm, G101
Mama Rwanda Film Screening & Discussion

Short-film screening and panel discussion on Mama Rwanda, the story of two women that survived the Rwandan genocide. They balance motherhood and entrepreneurship as help turn their post-genocide country into one of the top ten fastest growing economies. This event is in collaboration with Common Book, Career Services, and Women’s History Month.

April 11, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Across Campus
Human Rights Fair

Come learn about Human Rights, and see how you can get involved in your community and make a change for something that fuels you! Several local nonprofit organizations will have booths to visit with, and we will have workshops on human rights topics.

April 29, 1:15-4 p.m.
Dallas Holocaust Museum Field Trip

Please contact Danae Bass, Academic Enrichment Coordinator in OSER, for availability because there are a limited amount of spots.

For more information about 2018-2019 Common Book events, please contact Danae Bass danaebass@dcccd.edu