Thursday, February 20th
|11:30 am-2:30 pm|| Admissions Multi-Media Room|
|12:30 pm-2:00 pm|| SC3101 (PAR)|
|1:00 pm-4:00 pm|| Admissions Multi-Media Room|
|4:30 pm-5:30 pm|| Off-Campus 1|
|5:00 pm-7:00 pm|| Rotunda|
|6:15 pm-9:00 pm|| Cabaret|
|6:30 pm|| Lowell Thomas|
The creator of Apple's "Think Different" campaign who also came up
with the name "iMac" and the subsequent "i" branding for all Apple
products is visiting Marist and will speak and take questions. He will talk
about his current best-selling book "Insanely simple" and offer
insights into some of the most famous work in the world.
More info about him at:
Take this opportunity to hear first hand about his work with Apple and
Steve Jobs and why he feels "simplicity" is the key to success. Space is limited, so get there early!
|7:00 pm|| Nelly Goletti Theatre|
Race, Racism & Race Relations in America
A talk and book signing by Michael Eric Dyson. Dr. Dyson is University Professor of Sociology at Georgetown University. He is the author of 17 books, including "Is Bill Cosby Right? Or Has the Black Middle Class Lost Its Mind?"; "Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster"; "Making Malcolm: The Myth and Meaning of Malcolm X"; "Debating Race," and the New York Times best-selling "April 4, 1968: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Death and How It Changed America." His influence has carried far beyond the academy into prisons and bookstores, political conventions, union halls, church sanctuaries, and lecture stages across the world.
Dr. Dyson appears regularly on MSNBC and has appeared on nearly every major media outlet, including "Today," "Nightline," "The O’Reilly Factor," "The Tavis Smiley Show," and "Real Time with Bill Maher".
Dyson has a BA from Carson-Newman College and earned his MA and PhD from Princeton University.
|9:15 pm-11:00 pm|| SC3102|
|9:30 pm-10:30 pm|| MU3202 - Classroom|
This is our last meeting of the semester. Please come out so we can thank you for all of your help this semester and the committees can update you on what is coming up for the Spring!
|9:30 pm-11:30 pm|| SC3101 (PAR)|
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