2016–17 Events


Yellow House Block Party
Student Diversity Center and Social Justice Center
Wednesday, Sept. 7, 4–6 p.m.

Open Forum on Issues of Violence in Society
Tahoma Room, Thomas Hall
Thursday, Sept. 15, 3 p.m.

Connecting the Dots: Harnessing Hope Into Action
Location TBD
Sunday, Sept. 18, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.

Swope Lecture on Ethics, Religion, Faith, and Values
Forced Existence
Ruchama Marton, M.D.
Thursday, Sept. 22, 7:30 p.m.


Pierce Lecture in Public Affairs and the Arts
An Evening With Leonard Pitts Jr.
Leonard Pitts Jr.
Monday, Oct. 3, 8 p.m.

Splintering the Soul: A Reading of Beauty in Toni Morrison
Althea Tait
Wednesday, Oct. 5, 4 p.m.

Singing the Poetry of Paul Laurence Dunbar
Minnita Daniel-Cox
Thursday, Oct. 6, 7:30 p.m.

One More Scholarship Fundraiser
Thursday, Oct. 13, 5 p.m.

Salish Bounty: Traditional Native American Foods of Puget Sound and Farm to Table
Thursday, Oct. 20–Monday, Jan. 2
Collins Memorial Library

Jazz Orchestra with Guest Artist Arturo Sandoval
Schneedecke Concert Hall
Thursday, Oct. 21

Who Will Win the White House? Lecture Series
The Final Sprint to the White House
Michael Artime and Mike Purdy
McIntyre Hall, Room 103
Monday, Oct. 24, 7 p.m.

Religious Freedom, Executive Power, and the Supreme Court
Noel Francisco
Monday, Oct. 24

ASUPS Guest Lecture
Nancy Cohen
Tuesday, Oct. 25


Take Back the Night
Wyatt Hall atrium and throughout campus for the march
Wednesday, Nov. 2, 4–11 p.m.

Behind the Archives Door Series
Celebrating Dead Feminists
Chandler O'Leary and Jessica Spring
Collins Memorial Library
Tuesday, Nov. 8, 4 p.m.

Mbira: Music of the Spirits of Zimbabwe
Frederick Mujuru and Erica Azim 
Kilworth Memorial Chapel
Wednesday, Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m.

Documentary Film Screening: Containment
Rausch Auditorium, McIntyre Hall, Room 003
Thursday, Nov. 17, 7 p.m.


Festival of Lessons and Carols
Kilworth Memorial Chapel
Sunday, Dec. 4, 7 p.m.