February 6 – February 10

Hot Wings Hot Topics
February 6, 2017
7 – 9 p.m.
Speakers Auditorium

Hot Wings Hot Topics is a bi-weekly discussion for faculty, staff and students to engage in hot topic conversation. This two hour special edition of Hot Wings Hot Topics will have an extended menu. Our aim is to leave your minds and bellies full! Sponsored by Black Student Achievement

Pop Talks: Focus on Black Masculinity
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
12:15 – 2 p.m.
Multicultural Center Lounge, Student Center East, Suite 206

Pop in for pop tarts, pop and pop culture! Pop Talks are informal weekly discussions (every Wednesday during the semester) about pop culture, national news, global events, hot button issues, social needs and/or anything related to multiculturalism, inclusion, diversity and/or justice. In honor of Black History Month, today’s discussion will start with a focus on Black Masculinity. Students should bring their own lunch, something they want to discuss and a willingness to think about our world. The Multicultural Center will provide a facilitator, pop (sodas) and pop tarts!

Revolutionary Images: Graphic Novel Discussion of Black Panther
Thursday, February 9, 2017
12:15 – 1 p.m.
Multicultural Center Lounge, Student Center East, Suite 206

How can a graphic novel help us think about our world? What can graphic novels tell us about ourselves? Can graphic novels help us imagine new possibilities for our world? Join us on Thursdays in February for a discussion of multiculturalism, diversity and social justice in Ta-Nehisi Coates graphic novel, Black Panther: A Nation Under our Feet Book 1. Scott McCloud’s Understanding Comics: An Invisible Art will also be used as an aide throughout the series. All are welcome (regardless if you have read the comic already), but pre-reading is encouraged.

Spotlight CineFest Featured Movie: Race
February 8-10, 2017
1 p.m., 3:20 p.m., 5:40 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Race is a 2016 biographical sports drama film about African American athlete Jesse Owens, who won a record-breaking four gold medals at the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games.
Atlanta campus students: Free; Perimeter students: $3 and Faculty and staff: $5.