February 4 – February 8
Hot Wings Hot Topics: February 4 from 4 – 6 p.m., Student Center East 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., Student Center East 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., Student Center East 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., Student Center East 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 and 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., Student Center East 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.