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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Indiana University School of Medicine-South Bend’s Annual Mini Medical Series: Asthma

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Location: Indiana University School of Medicine-South Bend

Join Dr. James Harris, a South Bend Clinic physician and longtime researcher on treatments for asthma, as he discusses the affects of asthma. Asthma is one of several diseases experienced by African Americans in disproportionate numbers and has been identified as one of the community’s most severe health problems by the St. Joseph County Health Department. …

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Saturday, April 5, 2014

How We Got Here February 1- April 5, 2014

Location: Center for History, 808 W. Washington Street

The Center for History will sponsor a gallery wall featuring the photos of relatives of local residents who migrated to Michiana from other cities, states, and countries.  This event is open to the public. We encourage all members of the community to bring in family photos, so that they can be scanned and added to the gallery!…

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2nd Annual Bethel College Gospel Fest

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Location: College Park Missionary Church, 2014 Liberty Drive, Mishawaka, IN

The Bethel College Black Student Fellowship presents, The 2nd Annual Gospel Fest:  Every Praise.

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Featuring: 

Mime

Dance

Spoken Word Presentations

Bethel College Gospel Chorale &

The Notre Dame Voices of Faith…

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Monday, April 7, 2014

Tax Assistance Program: February through April 2014

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Location: Notre Dame Center for Arts and Culture

This program is offered to clients with an income limit of $40,000 or less.  Walk-ins are welcomed for this free service between 5:30p.m. and 7:00p.m. on Mondays beginning February 10 through April 14, 2014 (Note: closed on March 10th). 

Location: Notre Dame Center for Arts and Culture - Community Relations Department (1045 W. Washington Street)…

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Thursday, April 10, 2014

African American History Lecture: Citizenship Series Dr. Christopher Reed, Roosevelt University

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Location: IU South Bend Civil Rights Heritage Center at the Natatorium, 1040 W. Washington St., South Bend

Location: IUSB Natatorium at 1040 W. Washington Street, South Bend, IN 
 

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In his lecture as part of the IUSB CRHC Citizenship Series, Dr. Christopher Reed will explore the unique history of African American Citizenship and Voting Rights in Chicago. 

Dr. Reed is considered the leading scholar of the history of Black Chicago, a city often referred to as the "Black Metropolis" by historians. His books include:The Chicago NAACP and the Rise of Black Professional Leadership, 1910-1966;

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Saturday, April 12, 2014

Lenny Cooke

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Location: Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center at Notre Dame

Two Screenings:  6:30pm and 9:30pm

lenny_cookeLenny Cooke
(2013)
Directed by Josh and Benny Safdie
Not Rated, 90 minutes, DCP

In 2001, Lenny Cooke was the most hyped high school basketball player in the country, ranked above future greats LeBron James, Amar’e Stoudemire and Carmelo Anthony. A decade later, Lenny has never played a minute in the NBA. In this quintessentially American documentary, filmmaking brothers Josh and Benny Safdie (Daddy Longlegs) track the unfulfilled destiny of a man for whom superstardom was only just out of reach.…

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Lenny Cooke

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Location: Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center at Notre Dame

Two Screenings:  6:30pm and 9:30pm

lenny_cooke

Lenny Cooke
(2013)
Directed by Josh and Benny Safdie
Not Rated, 90 minutes, DCP

In 2001, Lenny Cooke was the most hyped high school basketball player in the country, ranked above future greats LeBron James, Amar’e Stoudemire and Carmelo Anthony. A decade later, Lenny has never played a minute in the NBA. In this quintessentially American documentary, filmmaking brothers Josh and Benny Safdie (Daddy Longlegs) track the unfulfilled destiny of a man for whom superstardom was only just out of reach.

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Saturday, April 26, 2014

I Am From

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Location: Notre Dame Center for Arts & Culture, 1045 W. Washington St., South Bend

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!  This workshop by Dr. Stuart Greene was so popular that a third session was requested.

It is often said that we are a nation of immigrants. Family gatherings are a time to share and recount memories of travels, hardships, hope, and persistence. These are some of the themes that author Isabel Wilkerson takes up in her book, The Warmth of Other Suns

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Monday, April 28, 2014

Indefinite Spaces

Location: Crossroads Gallery

The Crossroads Gallery for Contemporary Art presents Indefinite Spaces: 2014 Portfolio Exchange.

Indefinite Spaces opens April 28th at the Crossroads Gallery for Contemporary Art.  The exhibition runs through July 1, 2014.

The exhibition showcases works by printmakers from Notre Dame to Kiev.  This rich collection of prints according to Justin Barfield “investigates the ever-changing physical and psychological environment in which we inhabit.”…

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