Past Events

Previous Events
Nov 11 2015
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Wednesday, November 11, 2015, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for this ongoing American Culture and Difference program series of interdisciplinary discussions on representations of power, race, gender, and class in American popular culture. Read More

Nov 03 2015

Tuesday, November 3, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Also held on November 17

The Department of Sociology & Criminal Justice sponsors this brown bag discussion series. Read More

Oct 13 2015

Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alfredo Lopez will discuss the Garifuna people’s struggle against the negative impacts of tourism and other mega-projects in Honduras, and the role of state security forces in their displacement. Read More

Sep 18 2015
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Friday, September 18, 2015, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

American Culture & Difference faculty and students are invited to kick off the new school year! Read More

May 18 2015
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Monday, May 18, 2015, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Members of the American Culture & Difference community are invited to congratulate graduating AC&D minors at this end-of-year celebration! Read More

Apr 21 2015
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Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The American Culture & Difference program and Augsburg College offer a special screening of two films by Native youth that focus on wellness and environmental issues. Read More

Apr 09 2015
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Thursday, April 9, 2015, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for this ongoing American Culture and Difference program series of interdisciplinary discussions on representations of power, race, gender, and class in American popular culture. Read More

Feb 20 2015

Friday, February 20, 2015, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Law professor and civil-rights attorney Nekima Levy-Pounds invites teachers and students to join a candid conversation on race, education, policing, and cutting-edge topics Read More

Feb 17 2015
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Tuesday, February 17, 2015, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Tuesday, February 17-Friday, February 20, 2015

Participate in slam poetry workshops, attend a slam poetry performance by Nate Marshall, and enter the UST slam poetry contest! Read More

Feb 10 2015
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Tuesday, February 10, 2015, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Attend this discussion about "Natural Hair," facilitated by Dr. Buffy Smith, Dr. Todd Lawrence, and UST student Michelle Miller Read More

Feb 09 2015
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Monday, February 9, 2015, 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9 - SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2015

A multimedia art project that fosters public dialogue about issues related to conflict resolution, civic responsibility, and peace by St. Paul artist John Nolter Read More

Nov 12 2014
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Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for this ongoing American Culture and Difference program series of interdisciplinary discussions on representations of power, race, gender, and class in American popular culture. Read More

Oct 29 2014
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Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Three faculty panelists discuss and field questions on Spike Lee's film DO THE RIGHT THING. Read More

Oct 28 2014
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Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of Spike Lee's classic film, DO THE RIGHT THING, with this free film screening. Read More

Sep 22 2014
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Monday, September 22, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Clifton Ross and Marcy Rein, editors of UNTIL THE RULERS OBEY: VOICES FROM LATIN AMERICAN SOCIAL MOVEMENTS, will talk about social movements in 21st century Latin America. Read More

May 19 2014
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Monday, May 19, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

American Culture & Difference minors and faculty are invited to this annual end-of-year celebration! Read More

Mar 18 2014

Tuesday, March 18, 2014, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Step into "The Waters" An ongoing American Culture and Difference series of interdisciplinary discussion on representations of power, race, gender and class in American Culture and Film. Read More

Feb 08 2014

Saturday, February 8, 2014, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Q and A with Ricardo Levins Morales Read More

Nov 20 2013

Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Come and discuss current events in the community. SOUP PROVIDED Read More