Conversations on Contemporary Social Concerns

These open forums provide an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to have collegial discussion and debate around current hot button issues impacting a societal need that many people on campus are thinking about but not collectively discussing. For more information, contact Laci Adams, senior student development specialist for multicultural education and competence, or call 404-413-1584.

Spring Semester Pop Talks
Every Wednesday from January 18, 2017 until April 19, 2017
12:15 – 1:30 p.m.
Multicultural Center Lounge, Student Center East, Suite 206
Description: Pop Talks are informal weekly discussions (every Wednesday) about pop culture, national news, global events, hot button issues, social needs and/or anything related to multiculturalism, inclusion, diversity and justice. Students should bring their own lunch, something they want to discuss and a willingness to think about the world. The Multicultural Center will provide a facilitator, pop (sodas) and pop tarts!

Art as Storytelling
Thursday, April 13, 2017
5 – 8 p.m.
Multicultural Center Lounge, Student Center East, Suite 206
Description: Art can voice concerns, critiques and questions. It can express frustrations and anxieties. It can offer solace, comfort and support. The art show will feature student art inspired and/or related to stories, storytelling and their lived experiences. Drop into the show, experience students’ artwork and possibly engage in conversation! Performance art, multimedia art and traditional art are all welcome for submission.