April 14, 2016 Newsletter

All Majors
Courses with International Content
To assist you with planning your fall courses, please see the list of courses with international content.

Congratulations to Danika Baskar, who will presenting her senior project on “The Development of Maternal Identity in the NICU” at the Intersections/Research ShowCASE this week.

Fulbright Information Session
April 15, 1:00-2:00 pm, Sears 356
Considering the Fulbright US student program? Join the Office of Undergraduate Studies at the Fulbright US Student Program information session to learn more about the on-campus and national process. Contact Dean Amanda McCarthy for more information.

Human Rights Lecture
April 15, 5:00-6:00 pm, Moot Courtroom
Jordanian Prince Zeid Ra’ad Zeid Al-Hussein, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, will present this lecture. This is a free event.

Vergil Week
April 16-22, CWRU
Join the Classics Department in honoring Vergil. Featured events include a reading of Vergil’s Aeneidand a guest lecture on “Vergil’s Aeneid and the Movement of Peoples.”

Italian Film Festival
April 12-22, CWRU and Tri-C
This festival features seven films in Italian with English subtitles. Admission is free.

April 16, 5:00 pm, Cinematheque
April 17, 8:25 pm, Cinematheque
A British boy begins to train a pet falcon as he struggles with teenage troubles. Tickets for individuals aged 25 and under are $7.

Middle East and North Africa
New Discoveries in an Ancient Royal Necropolis
April 16, 2:00 pm, CMA
This lecture will explore recent discoveries of ancient tombs housing the pharaohs of Anubis-Mountain. This is a free event.

Latin America
The Club
April 14, 9:10 pm, Cinematheque
April 15, 7:30 pm, Cinematheque
Four retired Catholic priests are sent to absolve their sins in a Chilean beach,where they are joined by an unexpected guest. Tickets for individuals aged 25 and under are $7.

Thai New Year Celebration
April 14, 4:00-5:00 pm, Tomlinson Hall
Learn more about Thai culture and eat authentic food. This is a free event.

Holi – The Festival of Colors
April 17, 1:00-4:00 pm, Freiberger Field
This celebration of the traditional Indian festival will feature a colorful dance party, authentic Indian food, and games. This is a free event.

Asian Art Conservation Lecture
April 20, 6:00 pm, CMA
Learn more about CMA’s Chinese art collection and conservation processes. This is a free event.

Cemetery of Splendor
April 14, 6:45 pm, Cinematheque
April 15, 9:30 pm, Cinematheque
A volunteer nurse and psychic take care of soldiers suffering from an obscure sleeping sickness in this Thai film. Tickets for individuals aged 25 and under are $7.