In the Community: March 24, 2017
A Weekly Listing of Diversity and Multicultural Events
"Diversity, Unity, and Justice Are at the Heart of ACEH"
ACEH was founded in Holland in 1999 and is committed to justice, equal opportunity, cross-cultural understanding, and appreciation for diversity. Members work together to make
Mon, March 27, 4 pm: Film "American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs," followed by Q&A with a
Tues, March 28, 4:30 pm: "Experiencing Bigotry: How Overt Acts of Discrimination can Undermine Intergroup Relations." 2017 Inaugural John Shaughnessy Psychology Lecture, by Dr. Steven Spencer, an alumnus of the Hope psychology department. At Hope College, Graves Hall, Winants Auditorium, College Ave at 11th St, Holland.
Thurs, March 30, 7 pm: "Islamophobia, Hate Crimes, and the Racialization of Religious Identity." Annual Rabbi Philip Sigal Memorial Lecture, presented by Dr. Simran Jeet Singh, renowed interfaith scholar-activist and professor of religion at Trinity University and Senior Religion Fellow with the Sikh Coalition. At GVSU Loosemore Auditorium,
Wed, April 12, 5:30 pm:
Advanced registration required by Wed, April 5. Tickets $15 for general public; available at Center for Diversity and Inclusion,
Calling All Colors: Volunteers needed to facilitate small group dialogues at middle school (May 1) and/or high school (May 2) CAC Lakeshore conferences at GVSU Allendale campus. Volunteers must attend one pre-conference training, either Tues, Apr 25, or Thurs, Apr 27; both will be from 6 to 8 pm at LEDA offices,
Jobs and Job Fairs
---Adventure Program Coordinator, 30 hrs/wk, Mon-Th; $10/hr, June to mid-August. Program takes children ages 7 – 13 on fun activities around
Evergreen Commons: www.evergreencommons.org/join-our-team/
West Ottawa Public Schools: www.westottawa.net/jobs/
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