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IDC Blog Entries tagged with: Community

Sep 2, 2016 First-year reads book set in time of japanese internment

academics , community , students

We kick off our inaugural common book program, First Year Reads, with the selection of Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet  by Jamie Ford. In 2016-17, first-year students and the co...

Sep 30, 2016 Why we vote: a reading of black political voices

art , community , seattle , social justice

There are only 38 days until 2016 Election Day in the United States. Join the conversation next week when some of Seattle and Washington state's distinguished leaders come together to discuss the role...

Oct 14, 2016 Black lives matter at school

community , equity , racism , seattle , social justice

You may have heard about the Seattle-based initiative calling for educators to wear #BlackLivesMatter t-shirts on October 19, and throughout the week, to show that "We Stand Together" in efforts to di...

Oct 28, 2016 Bora Yoon, instrumentalist, visits cornish nov 4

community , music , poncho

Looking to get your weekend off to great start?  Come out for acclaimed instrumentalist Bora Yoon, who performs 8:00-9:30 PM on Friday, November 4, at Kerry Hall PONCHO Concert Hall. &n...

Nov 9, 2016 The day after

community , democracy , election

“Words like ‘freedom,’ ‘justice,’ ‘democracy’ are not common concepts; on the contrary, they are rare. People are not born knowing what these are. It takes enormous and, above all, indiv...

Nov 15, 2016 Celebrate transgender individuals and awareness

community , diversity , lgbt , seattle , social justice

All this week, November 14 – 20, individuals and organizations across the U.S. are participating in Transgender Awareness Week. It's purpose is to help raise the visibility of transgender...

Jan 26, 2017 Lunar new year 2017

community , diversity , new year , seattle

Last weekend marked the start of week-long celebrations in Seattle of Lunar New Year 2017, the year of the Rooster. Celebrations culminate this weekend, Sunday, Jan. 29, in the city's Chinatown Intern...

Feb 10, 2017 Music department convocation feb 16

campus , community , kerry hall , music , performance

The Second All Music Department Convocation will take place from 12:15-12:55 p.m. on Thursday, February 16, in PONCHO Concert Hall. James Falcone, Music Department Chair, will present an essay en...