November 20, 2014 Newsletter

All Majors

International Bioethics Discussion
Today, November 20th at 5:00 pm at Nord Hall room 410. Join Bioethics faculty as they discuss Bioethics and how its role differs around the globe.

Around the World in Music
Saturday, November 22nd from 7:00 to 9:00 pm at the Harkness Chapel. Student Chamber Ensemble featuring musicians and music from around the world. Stay for food samples from student musician’s home countries.



Undergraduate Conference on U.S.-Russia Relations
The United States Air Force Academy holds a respected annual student conference, which this year will focus on U.S.-Russian Relations and will take place February 2-4, 2015 in Colorado.

Piano Masterworks of Great Hungarian Composers
Friday, November 21st at 8:00 pm at Cleveland Institute of Music, Kulas Hall. “Pianists from CIM and the Franz Liszt Academy in Budapest will perform works of Hungarian composers for a lively night of music and culture.”

Russian Play The Three Sisters
Several showings throughout the weekend at the Helen Rosenfeld Lewis Bialosky Lab Theatre in Playhouse Square. Written in 1900 by Russian author and playwright Anton Chekhov and performed by CWRU/CPA MFA students. $15


Latin America

Film Viewing of Senorita Extraviada (Missing Miss)
Monday, November 24th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Tinkham Veale Center suite 248. In honor of International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, this film documents the horrific violence, rape and murder of women who live in the border town of Juarez, Mexico.


Middle East

From Gaza to Ferguson: Human Rights and the Question of Palestine
Tonight, November 20th at 8:00 pm in the Wolstein Research Building Auditorium. With Rhonda Williams, associate professor of history and director of the Social Justice Institute, and Noura Erakat, assistant professor at George Mason University.

Understanding Operation Protective Edge: The Gaza Strip in Context
Friday, November 21 at 12:00 pm at The City Club of Cleveland, 850 Euclid Ave. With Noura Erakat,
Assistant Professor, New Century College at George Mason University and Co-Editor of Jadaliyya. Contact Professor Pete Moore ( for free tickets for students.