Anthony Powell, actor/director in The Denver Center for the Performing Arts (DCPA) production of Death of a Salesman, and producer of Stories on Stage, will be on campus for a presentation on Thursday, Nov. 7, from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. in the Waring Theater.
Powell will discuss page-to-stage issues, his philosophy of live theater, and what to look for in a stage production. This event is free and open to the community.
For more information, please contact Lucy Graca, ACC Humanities Faculty, at email@example.com or 303.797.5811.
The Arapahoe Community College Student Affairs Office will facilitate a three-event Native American speaker series beginning at 6:00 p.m. each night on Nov. 6, 13 and 20 in the Waring Theatre (Room M2900).
Three of Colorado's leaders in Indian affairs will speak at ACC in celebration of Native American Heritage Month. Speakers will include:
Wednesday, Nov. 6 - Ernest House, Jr. (Ute Mountain Ute)
* Executive Director of the Colorado Commission of Indian Affairs
(Update on Current Indian Affairs in Colorado)
Wednesday, Nov. 13 - Glenn T. Morris (Shawnee)
* Associate Professor / President's Teaching Scholar and Director of the Fourth World Center for the Study of Indigenous Law and Politics at the University of Colorado Denver
* Leadership Council Spokesperson for the American Indian Movement of Colorado
(Indigenous Peoples & International Law in the 21st Century: The Impact of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples)
Wednesday, Nov. 20 - Dianne A. Pacheco-Van Voorhees, Esq. (descendant - Turtle Mountain Band, Chippewa)
* Executive Director of Metro Volunteer Lawyers
(Update on Current Indian Affairs and Legal Resources in Denver)
This speaker series is free and open to the public. For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact the Student Affairs Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bellevue (Neb.) University will visit campus on Wednesday, Nov. 6. Visit with Patty at the Bellevue table (located on the second floor between the information central desk and the cashier's window) from 9:00 a.m. - Noon, and again from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Psychology Professor Jennifer Jones will discuss two topics related to companion animals: (1) the difference between "open admission" and "no kill" shelters (many animal lovers are not aware of the difference and what it means for the lives of animals who go to these places), and (2) the importance of spay/neuter surgeries for companion animals (and some facts and myths regarding what will and won't do for your dog or cat). Additionally, Jennifer will be happy to answer any questions regarding her experiences in animal research, vet tech (in terms of becoming certified, clinic work, etc.) or shelter volunteering.
Snacks will be served. For more information, please contact Diana Hornick, Communication Professor and Animal Advocacy Club Advisor, at email@example.com or 303.797.5256.
The ACC Psychology Club will host guest speaker Kate Bowman on Monday, Nov. 4, beginning at 10:00 a.m. in Room M4010.
Bowman, formerly the President and Chair of the Board of Directors of the Gender Identity Center of Colorado, will present on living with Gender Dysphoria. Bowman was born biologically male and now lives full-time as a female. She will discuss her experiences as a transgender person and the process of transitioning.
For more information, please contact Allison Hagood, Psychology Professor and Psychology Club faculty advisor, at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 303.797.5785.
Registration for the Spring 2014 semester begins on Nov. 1 and runs through Jan. 12