How Different Are We?
Discussion to follow reading of excerpts from Jim Wooten's book, We Are All the Same: A Story of a Boy's Courage and a Mother's Love
When: Tuesday, September 13, 4-5 p.m.
McAllan Hall, Room 302
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Discussion to follow reading of "Invisible Women: Class, Gender, and HIV," a chapter from Paul Farmer's book Infections and Inequalities: The Modern Plagues
When: Tuesday, October 11, 4-5 p.m.
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What is the Meaning of Culture?
Discussion to follow reading of excerpts from Anne Fadiman's book, The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures
When: Tuesday, November 8, 4-5 p.m.
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How Do We Know Health Is a Human Right?
Discussion to follow reading of excerpts from Paul Farmer's "Rethinking Health and Human Rights: Time for a Paradigm Shift" in his book Pathologies of Power: Health, Human Rights, and the New War on the Poor
When: Tuesday, December 13, 4-5 p.m.
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Are Unexamined Habits Worth Keeping?
What is a habit? Why do we have habits?
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Should We Immunize Babies?
What is a vaccine? Why do we need vaccines?
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Health Is a Human Right: What Are We Doing About It?
Who is responsible for an individual's health?
When: Every Thursday, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
McAllan Hall, Room 230
Health and ...
... deceit, assault, slavery, genocide, terrorism, sexism, torture, racism, murder, rape, fraud, intimidation, and more.
When: Every Tuesday, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
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"On That Day Everybody Ate"
One Woman's Story of Hope and Possibilities in Haiti
We'll be discussing poverty, hunger, and possible solutions ... Are there any solutions? What are the solutions?
11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Turrell Boardroom, Bey Hall
Fitness and Health: Folly and Virtue
To exercise, or not, that is the question.
We’ll philosophize about it while walking(Weather permitting)
Meet at McAllan Hall #230 Conference Room
Is the Unexamined Diet Not Worth Eating?
What to eat? What to eat?
We'll philosophize about it over snacks.
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
McAllan Hall #230 Conference Room
December 10, 200911:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Let’s celebrate together 61st birthday of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights!
RSVP by December 8, 2009 to Bojana Beric at firstname.lastname@example.org
Where: McAllan Hall #230 Conference Room
When: Second Thursday of the Month during the Academic Year, From 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Who: All Inquiring Minds
RSVP: To Bojana Beric at email@example.com a few days in advance
ZUMBA SCHEDULE SPRING 2010
FREE to Employees and Students of Monmouth University
Who? You and your friends
What? Zumba at Monmouth University
Where? Boylan Gym (B101): 5:15 to 6:15 p.m.
When? Thursdays: Nov. 12, 19; Dec. 3, 10, 17, 2009
Why? It’s a lot of fun!
Events are free and the public is welcome.
Fall 2011 Events
Sunday, October 16, 2011, at 5 p.m.
Vegan Potluck followed by a Lecture by Chris Hirschler Ph.D., MCHES
5 Compelling Yet Little-Known Reasons to Adopt a Plant-Based Diet
Event Location: Rebecca Stafford Student Center Cafeteria
Sunday, October 30, 2011, at 1 p.m.
Co-Sponsored by MAVS and the PRSSA
Film Screening of Fat, Sick, and Nearly Dead, followed by a Q&A with the film's star and director, Joe Cross, and a Vegan Potluck
Event Location: Samuel Hays Magill Commons Club, Rooms 107-109
Sunday, November 13, 2011, at 12 Noon
Vegan Potluck followed by a Special Guest Speaker
Event Speaker: Dr. Melanie Joy, Ph.D., Ed.M., Author of Why We Love Dogs, Eat Pigs, and Wear Cows
Sunday, December 11, 2011, at 4 p.m.
Event Speaker: Chris Jolly of Live Jolly Foods
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Sponsored by the School of Social Work.
What: The Monmouth University Community Garden is an innovative project which will provide a great location for community and campus members to come together to grow produce and community. Gardeners will have the option of having an individual plot or working on the communal plots. The produce from the communal plots will be donated to local organizations and individuals in need. Come hear more about this exciting opportunity and sign up to participate in the garden!
When: Wednesday, April 21, 2010 from 7 to 8 p.m.
Where: Samuel Hayes Magill Commons Club Lounge
Plots for the garden will be assigned on a first come, first serve basis. If you are interested in participating in the garden, but cannot attend, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org to find out how to sign up!
Visit the Monmouth University Community Garden Web site.
What: Community Garden Forum: Come discuss this exciting opportunity to grow your own food right on campus! We want to hear what you think, so join the forum.
Where: Magill Commons, Room 107
When: Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2009
More Information: Sean Foran at email@example.com
Sponsored By: The School of Social Work