Society & Environment blog

  • Tunnel of Oppression

    March 21, 2011

    Tunnel of Oppression – Thursday and Friday, March 24 and 25 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm in the BNB Basement (enter on south side) The Tunnel of Oppression is a powerful, multi-sensory experience which has a life changing impact each year on Truman students and faculty as well as members of the Kirksville community. Check Out […]

  • Folklore Colloquia

    The third of the four Folklore Colloquia for the Spring 2011 semester takes place Wednesday, March 23, from 5:30-7pm in Violette Hall 1010 (note change of venue!) Guest speaker Laura M. Pita Parra will present “From Contradance to Merengue: Appropriation and Syncretism in Dance music of the Caribbean”

  • Invisible Children

    Invisible Children is an organization based in San Diego, CA, that is working to end the ongoing 25-year war in Uganda between the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) rebel group and the government/population at large. The LRA is notorious for kidnapping children from their homes and forcing them to serve as soldiers in the army. This […]