Tuesday, October 4, 2011


Philosophical Influences on Unions and the Labor Movement
October 4, 2011, 12 Noon at Poplars Room 630, 400 East 7th Street
Labor unions didn't come out of the blue. They emerged from the conditions and ideas of modern society. Unions took shape around ideas of liberty, exploitation, contract, syndicalism, democracy, and globalism that philosophers took up and fashioned in ways labor movements found useful. Professor Milton Fisk, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, IU.
Immigration 101: Is our immigration system broken?
October 5, 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Krannert Room/Interchurch Center, 1100 West 42nd Street
Please join Angela D. Adams, Board President of the Immigrant Welcome Center and immigration attorney with Lewis & Kappes, P.C., for an overview on the basic avenues for pursuing lawful immigration status and a discussion about the complexities and challenges of our current immigration laws. We will also provide information about the recent announcement by the Obama administration and its impact in Indiana. Free and open to the public. Please RSVP at rsvp@immigrantwelcomecenter.org  or call (317) 808-2326.
Homecoming Planning Committee Call-out Meeting
October 6, 7-8pm at La Casa
Opening the Dialogue: A Film and Discussion Series on “Culture,” Identity, and Critical Media Literacy
Fall Semester Meeting Dates: October 6, October 20, November 3, November 17 and December 1 at 7pm
 Research, Scholarship & Creative Activity
November 18, 8:30am – 5:00pm
17th Annual Indiana University Undergraduate Research Conference at IU Kokomo
Abstract Submission DEADLINE:  Friday, October 21, 2011
Conference Registration DEADLINE: Friday, November 4, 2011
The Indiana University Undergraduate Research Conference (IUURC) is dedicated to the promotion of undergraduate research, scholarship, and creative activity performed in partnership with faculty or other mentors.  The conference is open to all disciplines including (but not limited to): visual and performing arts, humanities, natural and physical sciences, mathematics, engineering, business and economics, education, and nursing.
La Casa (Latino Cultural Center)
Indiana University, 715 E. 7th Street, (812) 855-0174

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