Calendar of Events - GI 2013/2014 - AFRICA

Upcoming Events

Day
Time
Location

Event

4/22/14
11 AM
Library-Middletown
Room 130
Gilman Center
Professor Monty Vacura, Biology Department: "West African Parasites." The talk will discuss common parasites such as malaria, Guinea worm, Giardia etc.. their transmission, symptoms, hosts, and life cycles.
4/23/14
7 PM
Room 201, Kaplan Hall, Newburgh
Dr. Jean Cowan of the Global Studies Department: "African Migration to Brazil."
4/29/14
7 PM

Library- Middletown

Room 221

Dr. Amanda Carlson, specialist in African Art, University of Hartford: "Art of the Cross River Region: From Nigeria to the United States."
5/01/14
11 AM
Middletown Campus College Green
Toby Foyeh & Orchestra, Africa concert.
Co-sponsored by Cultural Affairs

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Previous Events

Day
Time
Location
Event
9/25/13
7 PM

Library-Middletown
Room 130
Gilman Center

Kick off Event!
Elizabeth White: "Images of Africa."
Including music and other surprises!

10/03/13
11 AM

Library-Middletown
Room 130
Gilman Center

Dr. Cory Harris: "Biological & Behavioral Beginnings: The African Middle Stone Age."
10/09/13
10 AM
to 3 PM

Library-Middletown
Room 130
Gilman Center

African History Day featuring local faculty.
10/09/13
7 PM

Library-Middletown
Room 130
Gilman Center

Professor Richard Hull, New York University: "US - China: The New Competition in Africa."
10/17/13
11 AM

Library-Middletown
Room 130
Gilman Center

Walter Jahn: "Bio Diversity in Africa."
10/18/13
7 PM
Newburgh Campus
Kofi & SanKofa: "Drum & Dance Ensemble."
10/22/13
7 PM
Great Room - Newburgh Kaplan Hall
Dr. Greg Geddes of the Global Studies dept speaking on: "Harvey Swados-the Chinua Achebe and the Nigerian-Biafran War."
11/05/13
4 PM

Library-Middletown
Room 130
Gilman Center

Professor Tom Stack of the Business dept SUNY OrangeĀ  hosting the movie "Invictus."
11/06/13
7 PM
Great Room Newburgh Kaplan Hal

Dr. Zachariah Mampilly of Vassar College: Speaking on "Popular Protests in Africa"

1/30/14
11 AM

Library-Middletown
Room 130
Gilman Center

Professor Barry Kass, Professor of Anthropology of Behavioral Sciences: Across the Sahara Desert by Truck,: people, places, landscapes.
2/11/14 11AM-12:30PM
Great Room, Kaplan Hall, Newburgh

African Film Series: Lumumba, Introduced by Dr. Greg Geddes.

Co-sponsored by Cultural Affairs.

2/27/14
7 PM
Library-Middletown
Room 130
Gilman Center
Philip Reiss, SUNY Orange Emeritus Professor, The Slave Trade: From Africa to the New World.
3/06/14
7 PM

Library-Middletown
Room 130
Gilman Center

Professor Erin Augis of Ramapo College: "Conservative Muslim Women in Senegal."
3/11/14 11AM-12:30PM
Great Room, Kaplan Hall, Newburgh

African Film Series: Battle of Algiers, Introduced by Dr. Jean Cowan.
Co-sponsored by Cultural Affairs

2/03/14
7 PM

Library-Middletown
Room 130
Gilman Center

Kevin Scott, Symphonic Band Conductor, Dept. of Arts and Communication: "Genesis of the African American Symphonies in the 1930's." POSTPONED, WILL BE RESCHEDULED.

3/21/14
7 PM
Great Room, Kaplan Hall, Newburgh
Kevin Scott conducting the symphonic band in: "From the South: The Folk and Spiritual Sounds of African-American Traditions."
3/30/14
3 PM
Grace Episcopal Church
Middletown, NY
African and African-American Composers: "An Evening of Sacred and Secular Music."
4/01/14
7 PM

Library-Middletown
Room 130
Gilman Center

Jeff Lieberman, Writer and Director of 'RE-Emerging: The Jews of Nigeria': "A Story of One Man's Search for Ancestry, Identity and Community."
4/07/14
6 PM
Library-Middletown
Room 130
Gilman Center

African Film Series: "OUT OF AFRICA." hosted by Professor Paul Basinski, chair, department of Global Studies.

Co-Sponsored by Cultural Affairs.

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