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Mark your calendars:

Thursday, February 22, 7:00 p.m., Ball Room, KSU Alumni Center

Lou Douglas lecture by Peter Bratt

Bratt will show his new documentary Dolores and speak with the audience. Dolores explores the life and work of Dolores Huerta, civil rights activist and a founder of the United Farm Workers’ Union. Co-sponsored by the University for Mankind and the Department of American Ethnic Studies.

Thursday, March 1, 5:30 p.m.

Film screening of La Mission

Writer/director Peter Bratt’s moving exploration of Latino low-rider culture and one father’s struggle to accept the sexual orientation of his son. Co-sponsored by the Department of American Ethnic Studies and the LGBT Resource Center at K-State.

March 6-May 12, 2018

 “Here, and Now.” Kansas State University Art Faculty exhibition.

Thursday, March 15, 6 p.m. Opening reception

Diverse in vision, media and execution, the works in this exhibition demonstrate the visual investigations and studio practices of the Kansas State University Department of Art faculty.

February 13-May 26, 2018

“Water Stories by Lynn Benson,” 2018 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. Exhibition co-sponsored by the Volland Store.

Thursday, March 8, 5:30 p.m.

Presentation by environmental journalist and award-winning author Cynthia Barnett. Q&A session moderated by Lynn Benson.


Thursday, April 5, 5:30 pm.

Artist talk by Lynn Benson

Lynn Benson has devoted her career to studying how human activity has affected a vitally important resource: water.  In a wide range of mediums, she represents bodies of water implicated in environmental and political struggles.

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