Spring 2015 Kickoff
All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.
Dispelling the Myths of the Beauty Queen
Mon, Mar. 2nd 6:00–8:00 pm
ASU Tempe Campus, Memorial Union, Pima Auditorium. A conversation on the realities behind the image of a beauty queen. The panel includes Patti Council, State Director/Producer at Miss Arizona United States Organization and the Miss Arizona World Pageant and the reigning Miss Arizona, Mrs. Arizona and Miss Arizona World. Moderated by Dr. Joanne Rondilla, faculty member in the School of Social Transformation.
The Kindness Challenge
Thurs, Mar. 19th 11:00am–1:00pm
ASU Tempe Campus, MU North Plaza. Take the Kindness Challenge by performing one or more acts of kindness from our list and receive a prize as a token of our thanks.
Beyond the Hijab: Pakistani Women’s Perspectives
Thurs, Mar. 26th 6:00–8:00pm
ASU Tempe, West Hall 135. A conversation with the visiting Pakistani faculty from the Kinnaird College for Women in Lahore, Pakistan. In partnership with the Center for the Study of Religion and Conflict.
Vital Voices: What A Children’s Story Taught Me About Humanity
Weds, Apr. 8th 5:30 – 7:30pm
Tempe Public Library, Meeting Room A. Bring a passage, picture, quote, or artifact to an evening of discussion and sharing. What has your favorite Children’s book taught you about respect, kindness, integrity, empathy, forgiveness, compassion, and self-reflection? In partnership with the Tempe Public Library. Open to families.
International Jazz Day
Thurs, Apr. 30th 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
ASU Tempe Campus, MU North Stage. Listen to student jazz performers tell stories through music, a universal language that connects people from all walks of life.
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