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FREE In-person and Skype School Visits from YA RoadTrip Authors!

Book a FREE school visit with authors from the YA RoadTrip tour today!

WHAT: Free in-person school visits for middle and high schools in the MD/DC/VA area or FREE Skype visits for ANY middle and high schools, regardless of location. 21 more words


KPS Announcement Terry Fox Run

Title:Terry Fox Run

Staff:Brent Murray

Date of Announcement:

Announcement:Due to the gloomy forecast, the Terry Fox Run will be postponed until Monday, October 3rd. Students, please continue to bring in your toonies… 35 more words

Convergence Festival 2016, Galway Events 20th to 28th October

Galway Events are 20th in the Portershed, 21st in NUIG and 24th to 28th in Galway 2020 Hub. More details of the scheduled events to follow in the next few days.


Harvest festival fun for all ages with more ride options than ever before.

Join the Hollywood community October 14,15, and 16 for our 63rd international food festival with carnival games, opportunity drawing, live music and entertainment. Free admission. Proceeds benefit scholarships and services for families in need. 44 more words

Upcoming Events

Sharlene Mollett: Irreconcilable Differences? A feminist postcolonial reading of gender, development and Human Rights in Latin America

September 30th 3-5pm SS2125

In 2015, the United Nations set in motion the International Decade for People of African Descent (2015-2024). While this mandate and its discourses provide much to celebrate, the reliance on a language of human rights and universal prescriptions therein, in fact, collide against the reality of a persistent emplacement of Afro-descendant communities as less-than-human.  298 more words

Upcoming Events

Call for Papers—“Reckoning With Slavery”

The Lapidus Center for the Historical Analysis of Transatlantic Slavery at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library is issuing a call for papers for its inaugural conference, “Reckoning With Slavery: New Directions in the History, Memory, Legacy, and Popular Representations of Enslavement.” The conference will be held at the Schomburg Center in New York City, New York, on November 17 and 18, 2017. 133 more words