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Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Common Hour: 1st Community Meeting Passport Class 1st Semester

Time: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location: L/L FIREPLACE LOUNGE
Description: Join Global Village faculty, staff, and students for a community welcome and overview of upcoming events for the semester! Attendance is mandatory for new members of the class and those enrolled in GRS 025.

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Tuesday, September 10, 2013

GLOBAL VILLAGE COMMON HOUR:

Time: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location: Living/Learning 216 Commons
Description: GLOBAL VILLAGE COMMON HOUR: Faculty panel "What is Globalization?" PRESENTERS: Faculty panel on globalization with Nicole Phelps {History}, John Waldron {Spanish and Global Studies}, and Joseph Acquisto {French}. 5:30 p.m., L/L 216 Commons.

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Wednesday, September 11, 2013

WEDNESDAY NIGHT GATHERING - OPEN SUITE NIGHT:

Time: 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Location: L/L A and B Buildings
Description: OPEN SUITE NIGHT: The Global Village Houses will open their doors and host events for members of the Global Village. Meet your neighbors and get to know the other houses! Bring your Global Village Passport! Meet in the L/L Fireplace Lounge.

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Tuesday, September 17, 2013

GLOBAL VILLAGE COMMON HOUR:

Time: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location: Living/Learning 216 Commons
Description: GLOBAL VILLAGE COMMON HOUR: Freedom in Creation
“Charity to Solidarity and Child Artists, Child Soldiers No More.” PRESENTER: Andrew Briggs, President and Founder of Freedom in Creation, a non-profit group based in Washington, D.C. that empowers war-affected or at-risk communities through increased access to the therapeutic qualities of art, international education, and fresh drinking water. 5:30 p.m., L/L 216 Commons.

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Wednesday, September 18, 2013

WEDNESDAY NIGHT GATHERING:

Time: 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Location: L/L Fireplace Lounge
Description: WEDNESDAY NIGHT GATHERING: Hosted by Casa Luso-Brasiliera and Spanish House. Time, TBD. L/L Fireplace Lounge.

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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

GLOBAL VILLAGE COMMON HOUR:

Time: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location: Living/Learning 216 Commons
Description: GLOBAL VILLAGE COMMON HOUR: “Why Big Nations Fight Small Wars.” PRESENTER: Melissa Willard-Foster, Assistant Professor of Political Science. 5:30 p.m., L/L 216 Commons.

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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

WEDNESDAY NIGHT GATHERING:

Time: 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Location: L/L Fireplace Lounge
Description: WEDNESDAY NIGHT GATHERING: Hosted by Caribbean House and Africa House. Time, TBD. L/L Fireplace Lounge.

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Tuesday, October 8, 2013

GLOBAL VILLAGE COMMON HOUR:

Time: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location: Living/Learning 216 Commons
Description: GLOBAL VILLAGE COMMON HOUR: "The Archaeology of Ancient Greek Music"
Presenter: John Franklin, Associate Professor of Classics. 5:30 p.m., L/L 216 Commons.

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Wednesday, October 9, 2013

WEDNESDAY NIGHT GATHERING:

Time: 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Location: L/L Fireplace Lounge
Description: WEDNESDAY NIGHT GATHERING: NINJA vs. SAMURAI TRIVIA GAME. Join Japanese House as we introduce you to Japanese history, context, and culture through an interactive trivia game! Learn about the war states era in Japan. Come prepared with all your Japanese knowledge and win your battles against other teams and opponents. Winners will recieve Japanese souvenirs and prizes for their efforts in the trivia war. Let the battles for knowledge begin! Hosted by the Japanese House. 7:00 p.m., L/L Fireplace Lounge.

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