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2012 Atlas Week Calendar

Sam and Marilyn Fox ATLAS Week Program

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The 2012 Sam and Marilyn Fox ATLAS Week takes place March 26th - March 30th. Below is our schedule. We have over 130 events in the works, so see how many ATLAS events you can attend! If you're wondering a bit more about a particular event, click the Event Title to get a more detailed description.

If you don't recognize the location of one of the events then check out our CAMPUS MAP! Here's the Medical Campus as well.

DATE TIME EVENT TITLE LOCATION SPONSOR
Friday, March 23rd 1:30pm, Friday-7:30pm Saturday; Lock-in 8:00pm - 11:00am Saturday 30 Hour Famine hosted by Acts64 CRAVE/Christ in the City: 3504 Caroline Street, Saint Louis, MO 63104 Acts64
Monday, March 26th 10:00am-11:00am Education through a Bigger World Knights Room, Pius Library
Office of International Student Services
Monday, March 26th
11:00am-12:00pm Under-reported World: Media Agenda Setting & Social Justice Des Peres Hall, International Lounge Political Round Table and Department of English
Monday, March 26th
12:00pm Ending the Divisive Debate over Human Rights Responsibilities of Companies: Is it Time for an ICJ Advisory Opinion? Law School Courtroom, Morrissey 109 School of Law
Monday, March 26th 12:00pm Conservation Medicine: The Meeting of Zoological Animals and Humans Learning Resource Center, Auditorium A School of Medicine,  SLUSOM Global Health Learning Community, and Infectious Disease Interest Group
Monday, March 26th 12:00pm-1:00pm New Forms of Citizen Leadership Pius Library, Knights Room Department of Political Science and Women's Studies Program
Monday, March 26th 12:00pm-1:30pm Dentistry around the World Ringenberg Lecture Hall, CADE Center for Advanced Dental Education
Monday, March 26th
12:00pm-3:00pm Cbabi: An African American Artist at Work Busch Student Center, North Lobby Department of Fine and Performing Arts and African American Studies Program
Monday, March 26th 12:45pm-2:15pm Film: The Big Banana Des Peres Hall, International Lounge Film Studies Program, Women's Studies Program, and Fifth Annual Africa World Documentary Film Festival
Monday, March 26th 1:00pm-2:00pm Why Are Some Countries More Democratic Than Others? McGannon 144 Department of Political Science, Russian and East European Studies Program, and Modern and Classical Languages - Russian Language Division
Monday, March 26th 1:00pm-2:30pm Regional Leaders in Global Education: Prospects and Perspectives Pius Library, Knights Room Center for International Studies
Monday, March 26th 3:00pm-5:00pm Global Speed Friending Busch Student Center, 253 A The Global Initiatives Club
Monday, March 26th 3:30pm-5:00pm Rethinking Success: The International Student & Global Competitiveness Tegeler Hall, Carlo Auditorium Office of Admission and Department of Political Science
Monday, March 26th 4:00pm-5:30pm Films - Dominica: Charter a Future for Paradise and Donsoya: The Way of the Hunter Des Peres Hall, International Lounge Film Studies Program, Department of English, and Fifth Annual Africa World Documentary Film Festival
Monday, March 26th 5:00pm-7:00pm Interfaith Prayer Service: Recognizing our Call to Social Justice St. Francis Xavier College Church Interfaith Alliance, Interfaith Campus Challenge, and Center for Service and Community Engagement
Monday, March 26th 6:00pm A Day in the Life of an Olympian Busch Student Center, 251 A Special Olympics (SO-SLU)
Monday, March 26th
6:30pm Empowered for Their Own Liberation: The Palestinian Boycott, Divestment & Sanctions Movement to End the Israeli Occupation. Busch Student Center, 253 A SLU Solidarity With Palestine
Monday, March 26th 6:30pm-7:30pm Sending Money Home: Migrant Remittances to Latin America Davis-Shaughnessy Hall, 260 Department of Economics
Monday, March 26th 7:00pm Film: We Win or We Die Kelly Auditorium Film Studies Program, Department of Political Science, and Fifth Annual Africa World Documentary Film Festival
Monday, March 26th 7:00pm-8:30pm Education, Poverty, & the Kingdom of God: What's the Connection? Busch Student Center, 253 AB InterVarsity Christian Fellowship
Monday, March 26th 8:00pm Education: The Key to Breaking the Cycle of Poverty Busch Student Center, 251 A Students United for Africa
Tuesday, March 27th 11:00am-12:00pm The Role of International Faculty in Shaping the Global Campus Busch Student Center, 253 A International Faculty and Staff Association (IFSA)
Tuesday, March 27th 11:00am-12:15pm Victims & Aggressors: Reflections on Reconciliation & Peace-Building Efforts in Africa Busch Student Center, 253 D Center for Intercultural Studies, Department of History, Department of Political Science, and Department of English
Tuesday, March 27th 11:00am-12:15pm Understanding Elections in Russia Busch Student Center, 251 AB Department of Political Science, Russian and East European Studies Program, and Modern and Classical Languages - Russian Language Division
Tuesday, March 27th 12:00pm Medical Missions: Working in El Salvador Learning Resource Center, Auditorium C SLUSOM Global Health Learning Community and School of Medicine
Tuesday, March 27th 12:00pm-1:00pm Human Trafficking at Home & Abroad School of Law, Room 02 Center for International and Comparative Law
Tuesday, March 27th 12:00pm-1:00pm Global Innovation Competition McDonnell Douglas, Rotunda Parks College
Tuesday, March 27th 12:00pm-1:30pm Social Justice, Diversity & Inclusion in the Classroom: Faculty Best Practices Busch Student Center, 256 College of Arts & Sciences
Tuesday, March 27th 12:45pm Health Literacy Busch Student Center, 251 A Alpha Epsilon Delta
Tuesday, March 27th 12:45pm Immigrant Mobility in the U.S. - The Geography of Primary and Secondary Destinations Davis-Shaughnessy Hall, 260 Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice
Tuesday, March 27th 12:45pm-2:00pm Education Inequality in China: One of the World's Greatest Injustices Busch Student Center, 253 A Teach For China, Department of Political Science, and Political Science Club
Tuesday, March 27th 1:00pm-2:30pm Distance Learning at the Margins: A Mission to Empower Africa's Exiled Busch Student Center, 253 B Department of Communication, School for Professional Studies, Office of International Student Services
Tuesday, March 27th 2:00pm Things You Shouldn't Have Learned at School: Life behind the Soviet Looking-Glass Busch Student Center, 251 B Center for Interantional Studies and Russian and East European Studies Program
Tuesday, March 27th
2:15pm-3:30pm Asserting Self through the Arts: Black Identity in the Nineteenth-Century United States & Colonial Nigeria Busch Student Center, 253 D Center for Intercultural Studies, Department of Fine and Performing Arts, and Department of History
Tuesday, March 27th 2:30pm Arab Spring: Empowering Citizens through Information & New Collaborative Technologies
AB Auditorium Boeing Institute of International Business and Department of Marketing, John Cook School of Business, and Department of Public Policy Studies, College of Education and Public Service
Tuesday, March 27th 2:30pm-3:30pm A Critical Look at Micro Finance BSC, 253 A Department of Political Science
Tuesday, March 27th 2:30pm-3:30pm Service Learning and Civic Engagement in Today’s Classroom. Knights Room, Pius Library Center for Teaching Excellence and Center for Service and Community Engagement
Tuesday, March 27th 2:30pm-4:30pm International Poetry Recital BSC, STL Room Department of Modern and Classical Langauges
Tuesday, March 27th 3:00pm Even the Rain: Globalization Conflict & the Ghosts of the Past BSC, 170 Latin American Studies Program and Department of Modern and Classical Languages
Tuesday, March 27th 3:30pm-4:30pm Educational Explorations in the Real World BSC, 351 Honors Program
Tuesday, March 27th 3:45pm-5:00pm Not So Sexy Sex Trafficking BSC, 352/353 Department of Political Science
Tuesday, March 27th 4:00pm CULTURE ALIVE! AB auditorium Boeing Institute of International Business, John Cook School of Business
Tuesday, March 27th 4:00pm Grassroots Action: Practical Models for Dismantling Racism in St. Louis BSC, 251 AB OneWorld Magazine and Center for Service and Community Engagement
Tuesday, March 27th 4:00pm-5:00pm Empowering International Students through Service BSC, 253 B English for Academic Purposes
Tuesday, March 27th 4:00pm-5:15pm Topics on Social Justice BSC, 253 C Global and Local Social Justice Program
Tuesday, March 27th 5:00pm-6:00pm Music, Lyrics & Social Justice BSC, 172 SLU Music Honors Society
Tuesday, March 27th 5:00pm-6:00pm Beyond Traveling: Living & Working in the World BSC, 351 Office of International Student Services & Office of International Admission
Tuesday, March 27th 5:00pm Hijab Awareness Day: Part 1 BSC, 352/353 Muslim Student Association
Tuesday, March 27th 5:00pm-8:00pm SLU/FUSED: The Outside Doesn't Define What's inside Our Wallets BSC, 254 SLU/FUSED - SGA
Tuesday, March 27th 5:00pm-8:00pm Vision Day BSC, 171 PreProfessional Health
Tuesday, March 27th 6:00pm Black Arts in St. Louis Cross Cultural Center, BSC Department of Art History, African American Studies Program, and Black Student Alliance
Tuesday, March 27th 6:00pm-7:00pm Hinduism 101: Hinduism thru Hollywood BSC, 251 AB Hindu Students' Community and Interfaith Campus Challenge
Tuesday, March 27th 6:00pm-7:00pm Crossing Borders: A look at Immigrant health in the U.S. BSC, 253 C School of Public Health and Global Health Honors Group
Tuesday, March 27th 6:00pm-7:45pm Film: A Lot Like You Des Peres Hall, International Lounge Film Studies Program, African American Studies Program, and Fifth Annual Africa World Documentary Film Festival
Tuesday, March 27th 6:30pm Peace in the Conflicted Lands BSC, 352/353 SLU Solidarity With Palestine and Department of Political Science
Tuesday, March 27th 7:00pm Fr. John Foley, SJ & the Education of the Cristo Rey Network AB Auditorium College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Theological Studies, Department of Educational Studies, and the Micah Program
Tuesday, March 27th 7:00pm GHLC Presents: Atlas Week Trivia Night Allied Health Building, Multipurpose Room School of Medicine and SLUSOM Global Health Learning Community
Tuesday, March 27th 7:45pm-8:30pm Film: The Royal Knowledge Des Peres Hall, International Lounge Film Studies Program, African American Studies Program, and Fifth Annual Africa World Documentary Film Festival
Tuesday, March 27th 8:00pm Better Together: The collision of Poverty and Education BSC, 251 AB Interfaith Alliance, Interfaith Campus Challenge, and Center for Service and Community Engagement
Wednesday, March 28th 10:00am Global Citizenship & Micro-Financing Partners in Africa BSC 253 B MicroFinancing Partners in Africa
Wednesday, March 28th 10:00am-11:00am Education Through a Bigger World BSC, 253 A Office of International Student Services
Wednesday, March 28th 11:00am The Importance of Literacy for Immigrant & Refugee Women BSC, 253 D Women's Studies Program and Immigrant & Refugee Women's Program
Wednesday, March 28th 11:00am-2:00pm Ask. Listen. Refer. BSC, 251 AB Active Minds
Wednesday, March 28th 11:00am-1:30pm International Meal Fresh Gatherings Cafe - AHP Bldg Nutrition and Dietetics, Doisy College of Health Sciences
Wednesday, March 28th 12:00pm-1:00pm Political Crises and Instability: Ecuador Since 1996 BSC, 253 A Department of Political Science
Wednesday, March 28th 12:00pm Using Travel to Experience and Share Culture BSC 256
Wednesday, March 28th 12:00pm Improving Health Care in Underdeveloped Countries Learning Resource Center, Auditorium A SLUSOM Global Health Learning Community, School of Medicine, and American Medical Student Association
Wednesday, March 28th 12:00pm A Child's Worth BSC, 253 B Keep A Child Alive
Wednesday, March 28th 12:45pm-2:15pm Film: Give a Damn? Des Peres Hall, International Lounge Film Studies Program, Women's Studies Program, Global and Local Social Justice Program, Center for Intercultural Studies, the Micah Program, and Fifth Annual Africa World Documentary Film Festival
Wednesday, March 28th 1:00pm-2:00pm Returning from Third World Immersion Experiences: Living in Solidarity BSC, 253 D Mev Puleo Scholarship Program and the Department of Theological Studies
Wednesday, March 28th 2:00pm-3:00pm Women's & Minorities Underrepresentation in U.S. Electoral Politics BSC, 253 A Department of Political Science and African American Studies Program
Wednesday, March 28th 2:00pm-3:00pm Sustainable Service: Reciprocal Empowerment in the Peace Corps BSC, 253 B College for Public Health & Social Justice
Wednesday, March 28th 2:00pm-3:00pm Improving Health Care in Underdeveloped Countries BSC, 256 SLUSOM Global Health Learning Community, School of Medicine, and American Medical Student Association
Wednesday, March 28th 2:15pm-3:30pm Film: Real Voodoo Des Peres Hall, International Lounge Film Studies Program, Department of English, and Fifth Annual Africa World Documentary Film Festival
Wednesday, March 28th 3:00pm-4:30pm PHUSA Presents: Global Health Field Experiences BSC, 253 D SLU School of Public Health and Public Health Undergraduate Student Association (CSO)
Wednesday, March 28th 4:00pm-5:15pm Film: Twilight Revelation: Episodes in the Life & Times of Haile Selassie Des Peres Hall, International Lounge Film Studies Program, Department of English, and Fifth Annual Africa World Documentary Film Festival
Wednesday, March 28th 4:30pm-5:30pm Aging in Developing Countries: The Case of Guatemala Medical School, Lecture 2 Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy, Doisy College of Health Sciences
Wednesday, March 28th 4:30pm-6:30pm Film:  My Perestroika (2010): A Viewing & Discussion Baer-Fuller Lecture Hall Department of Political Science, Department of Modern and Classical Languages, Russian and East European Studies Programan
Wednesday, March 28th 5:30pm Hijab Awareness Day, Part 2 BSC, 352/353 Muslim Student Association
Wednesday, March 28th 5:30pm-7:00pm Arab Spring, Analysis & its Future Learning Resource Center, Auditorium A Medical Center Physicians ATLAS Week Group
Wednesday, March 28th 5:30pm-7:00pm Film: These Streets Belong to Us Des Peres Hall, International Lounge Black Student Alliance, Film Studies Program, and Fifth Annual Africa World Documentary Film Festival
Wednesday, March 28th 6:00pm Global Brigades discussion panel BSC, 253 D SLU Global Brigades
Wednesday, March 28th 6:00pm "Quando sei nato non puoi piu` nasconderti" BSC, 253 BC Italian Club (Il Foro Italiano) and Department of Modern & Classical Languages
Wednesday, March 28th 6:00pm-7:00pm Judasim 101 BSC, 254 Jewish Student Association and Interfaith Campus Challenge
Wednesday, March 28th 7:00pm Civic Engagement Among Asian Americans BSC, 253 A Asian American Association and Department of Political Science
Wednesday, March 28th 7:00pm Dead Man Walking- The Journey Continues St. Francis Xavier College Church The Center for Service and Community Engagement, Campus Ministry, Theology Club, College Church Social Ministry
Wednesday, March 28th 7:00pm-8:00pm Foreign Aid: SLU Student Involvement Around the World Des Peres Hall, International Lounge Department of Political Science
Wednesday, March 28th 7:00pm-9:00pm 51st Meeting of St. Louis' Dialogue Group of the World's Religions and Philosophies Wool Ballroom, BSC SLU's Department of Theological Studies, Interfaith Partnership of St. Louis, and SLU Interfaith Campus Challenge
Thursday, March 29th 10:00am-11:00am Advocacy on Behalf of Latin Americans: Why Should We Care? BSC, 251 AB St Louis Inter-Faith Committee on Latin America
Thursday, March 29th 11:00am-12:15pm After graduation: Opportunities & Advice for Students in International Career Paths BSC, 253 A Political Science Department and Political Science Club
Thursday, March 29th 11:00am-12:00pm Educating the Whole Person: The Casa Way of Learning BSC 253 D
Thursday, March 29th 11:15am-12:30pm Islam in Post-Soviet Central Asia Adorjan 142 Department of Political Science, Russian and East European Studies Program, and Department of History
Thursday, March 29th 12:00pm-2:00pm Poster Show: Latin America BSC, Main Lobby Department of Modern and Classical Languages
Thursday, March 29th 12:00pm-1:30pm Building Research & Educational Collaborations between China & Saint Louis University Learning Resource Center, Auditorium A Division of Geriatric Medicine and Division of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine
Thursday, March 29th 12:45pm-2:00pm Community Development in Thailand Tegeler Hall, 105 School of Social Work
Thursday, March 29th 1:00pm-2:00pm The U.S. Military as a Service Orgainzation: The Tsunami in Indonesia & the Earthquake in Hatti BSC, 253 A Department of Political Science
Thursday, March 29th 2:15pm-3:30pm Informal Recycling in Latin America: A Tale of Two Cities BSC, 253 D Boeing Institute of International Business, John Cook School of Business
Thursday, March 29th 2:15pm-3:30pm Campus Recycling to Effect Global Change BSC, 253 A Community Relations Office
Thursday, March 29th 2:30pm-4:00pm Film: Surfing Soweto Carlo Auditorium, Tegeler Hall Film Studies Program and Fifth Annual Africa World Documentary Film Festival
Thursday, March 29th 3:00pm-4:30pm A Walk to Beautiful: A Film & Discussion About Obstetric Fistula Learning Resource Center, Auditorium B School of Medicine and Global Health Learning Community
Thursday, March 29th 3:00pm Islam 101: Reflections on the Five Pillars BSC, 253 B Muslim Students Association and Interfaith Campus Challenge
Thursday, March 29th 3:00pm Gay Rights in a Global Perspective: A Discussion BSC, 352/353 Department of Political Science and Rainbow Alliance
Thursday, March 29th 3:30pm-4:30pm Education Through a Bigger World BSC, 253 C Office of International Student Services
Thursday, March 29th 3:45pm-5:00pm "Better Mus’ Come: Religion, Music, & Politics in the Caribbean" BSC, 253 A Center for Intercultural Studies
Thursday, March 29th 4:00pm-5:00pm Empowering Yourself or Others Through a Foreign Language Des Peres Hall, International Lounge Regional Collaboration in Languages and Cultures
Thursday, March 29th 4:30pm-5:15pm Book Signing with Sheryl WuDunn BSC 251 AB Atlas Program and Barnes and Noble Campus Bookstore
Thursday, March 29th 5:30pm-7:00pm Signature Symposium: Empowering Humanity Through Education & Service Wool Ballroom, 172-173 Department of Political Science
Thursday, March 29th 7:30pm Live the Oath: Human Dignity - Preservation of Campus Character ST. LOUIS Room Diversity Leadership Cabinet & President's Diversity Council
Friday, March 30th 9:00am-4:00pm Lynda R. Campbell Memorial Lecture Series: Topics in Diversity DuBourg Sinquefield State Room Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders
Friday, March 30th 10:00am-11:00am Life After Political Science: Finding a Job in Public Administration Knights Room, Pius Library Department of Political Science
Friday, March 30th 10:00am-11:00am 7 Billion...What does that mean? Des Peres Hall, International Lounge School of Public Health and Global Health Honors Group
Friday, March 30th 11:00am-2:00pm Build a House Quad Habitat for Humanity Saint Louis University Chapter
Friday, March 30th 11:00am-6:00pm Lenten Fish Fry Clocktower Plaza Knights of Columbus
Friday, March 30th 11:45am Parade of Nations Quad International Student Federation and Cross Cultural Center
Friday, March 30th 12:00pm Billiken World Festival Quad International Student Federation and Cross Cultural Center
Friday, March 30th 12:00pm-1:00pm The Politics of Sustainable Development in Latin America Des Peres Hall, International Lounge Department of Political Science and Boeing Institute of International Business
Friday, March 30th 12:00pm When Helping hurts: Paternalism, sustainability, & Serving Overseas Schwitalla Hall (Medical School), Room 3 SLUSOM Global Health Learning Community, School of Medicine, and Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association
Friday, March 30th 3:00pm-4:00pm Our Neighbors to the North: Reflections on Service in North St. Louis Des Peres Hall, International Lounge SLUCORE
Friday, March 30th 7:00pm SLU ISA Spring Show 2012 Xavier Auditorium Indian Student Association and Cross Cultural Center
Saturday, March 31st 8:30am-2:00pm Showers Of Service Day Soccer Stadium Alpha Phi Omega
Saturday, March 31st 4:00pm Film: Colors of the Dominican Carnival Carlo Auditorium, Tegeler Hall Film Studies Program and Fifth Annual Africa World Documentary Film Festival
Saturday, March 31st 6:30pm SLU ISA Spring Show 2012 Xavier Auditorium Indian Student Association and Cross Cultural Center
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