The Diversity Council aims to help all members of the Lesley community find common ground
Tuesday, October 01, 2013
The Lesley University Diversity Council (LUDC) kicked off the academic year with a recent Open House at University Hall. A Students of Color Fall Reception will be held Thursday, Oct. 3, at 5 p.m. in Alumni Hall, to which undergraduates and graduates are welcome.
Other exciting diversity-related events this semester include a concert on Tuesday, October 15 at 6 p.m. in Marran Theater with Master Drummer Mohamed Kalifa Kamara and Band, who blend the traditional music of West Africa with the contemporary sounds of America; and a lecture on Thursday, November 14 at 5:30 p.m. in the University Hall Amphitheater with Tony Goulart, author of “Capelinhos: A Volcano of Synergies, Azorean Emigration to America.”
To learn more about the Lesley University Diversity Council, read more here.
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