MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY CALENDAR OF EVENTS September 2008


August 28 - October2

Exhibit

The Twilight of the Gorilla: Bob Zierzig

Featuring Pastel Paintings of the ongoing exploration of the mountain gorilla.

Mahady Gallery, Shields Center for Visual Arts 

 

September 4

Opening Liturgy and Community Picnic


September 10

Illustrated Lecture, "The Mountain Gorilla In Three Dimensions."

This lecture will feature Dieter and Netzin Steklis, Affiliate Scientists and the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International. The illustrated lecture is in conjunction with the exhibit, The Twilight of the Gorilla: Bob Zierzig. The reception with the artist is to follow immediately.

Latour Conference Room, Nazareth Student Center 

 

September 6 - 28

Exhibit

Imagining Interdependence: Art as a Language for Justice

Featuring Cuadros from Pamplona Alta:Textile Pictures by Women of Peru

Exhibit is presented in conjunction with the  celebrationof Interdependence Day and the panel presentation, Imagining an Interdependent World: Art and the Struggle for Justice on Septembe 11.

Suraci Gallery, Shields Center for Visual Arts

 

September 11

Panel Presentation

Imagining an Interdependent World: Art and the Struggle for Justice

The panel will feature Sister Donna Korba, IHM, Director of Justice and Peace for the IHM Congregation and an artist; Rebecca Davis Ph.D., a theologian, and Roya Fahmy-Swartz, founder of a local foundation for art and teaching tolerance.


Multi Media Room 160, Media Center 7-9 p.m. founder of a local foundation for art and teaching tolerance.

 

September 12

Memorial Service for Dr. Joseph E. Fields

Marian Chapel

 

September 13

Jazz Ensemble appearing in Scranton's Race for the Cure

Downtown Scranton 

 

September 18

Forum on Ethics, Leadership, and Corporate Social Responsibility

Guest Speaker: James J. Gilmore

Latour Conference Room, Nazareth Student Center 7-9 p.m.