February 4 – February 8

Hot Wings Hot Topics: February 4 from 4 – 6 p.m., SCE Room 217

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: Embracing Blackness: February 6 from 12:15 – 2 p.m., SCE Suite 206

Pop in for Pop-Tarts as we discuss embracing cultural identity within the African Diaspora! Sponsored by the Multicultural Center.

Poetic Justice: Improv Poetry Slam: February 6 from 5 – 7 p.m., SCE Suite 206

Come join us for our monthly poetry slam! Do you have what it takes to create art on a whim? Anybody is eligible to enter the poetry slam. Competing is not required to participate. Sponsored by the Multicultural Center.

Bridging the Gap: Black Voices from 1950 – 2009 Reception: February 6 from 5 – 7 p.m., SCE Gallery

The exhibition will showcase and discuss various topics ranging from economic, social, environmental, historical, political, musical and cultural, through the voices and perspectives of African American /Black/African people of all ages. Sponsored by Black Student Achievement and Spotlight Programs Board.

The Black Affair: Atlanta: February 6 at 6:30 p.m., Student Center Ballroom (Senate Salon)

Conscious Collective & the Pi Alpha Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma are hosting a “showcase for the culture” that highlights Atlanta artists and all the culture manifested here in Atlanta, GA.

Spotlight CineFest Featured Movie: Robin Hood: February 6-8 (1:00, 3:05, 5:10, 7:15 p.m.), CineFest

A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown in a thrilling action-adventure packed with gritty battlefield exploits, mind-blowing fight choreography, and a timeless romance. Atlanta campus students: Free; Perimeter students: $3 and Faculty and staff: $5.

C Squared: Atlanta Exploration: February 8 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., SCE Suite 206

Mentors, mentees and team leaders are invited to a local Atlanta outing to deepen understanding of social justice and inclusion in the context of metro Atlanta. Sponsored by the Multicultural Center.

Art Tour: Hammonds House Museum: February 8 at 2:00 p.m., Hammonds House Museum

Join Spotlight for a tour of one of the coolest art galleries and museums in the Atlanta area! The Hammonds House Museum showcases the contributions of visual artists of African descent.