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Exhibit: "Louder Than Words: A Portrait of the Black Panther Movement"

Days: March 17-May 15 Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library

Curated by Black Panther Party Archivist and Historian Bill X Jennings, Louder than Words: A Portrait of the Black Panther Movement focuses on the Party’s social justice and community programs. The Collins Memorial Library exhibit features a broad range of artifacts, including original pamphlets, newspapers, memorabilia and copies of the books on the Panther reading list.

The Black Panther Party was founded in Oakland, California, by Bobby Seale and Huey P. Newton while they attended college. Motivated…

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Art Exhibit: "Michael Johnson: Sculpture"

Days: March 17-April 14 Time: 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Location: Kittredge Hall, Kittredge Gallery

This exhibit shows large, impeccably crafted pieces by Michael Johnson, distinguished professor of sculpture at Puget Sound. Johnson's sculptures dominate the space, inspiring curiosity with their simple, bold forms. As a fabricator, Johnson places manual labor in the realm of undervalued human endeavor. Johnson has participated in one-person and invitational exhibitions in…

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Art Exhibit: "Rewriting Tradition: Modern Century Chinese Landscape and Calligraphy"

Days: March 17-April 14 Time: 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Location: Kittredge Hall, Kittredge Gallery

This exhibit is a student-curated show with pieces from the Studio of Gathering Hearts in Seattle, Wash. The exhibit features influential 20th-century artists such as Xu Bing and Gu Wenda, and others who have challenged and reinvented the age-old traditions of Chinese calligraphy. 

Beijing-based Xu Bing is known for shows that at one time reflected Chinese cultural issues, but that more recently have tackled environmental issues and addressed the need for serenity in the midst of chaos and uncertainty…

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OngoingCampus Only

Student-Led Spanish Conversation Hour

Day: March 18 Time: 5 p.m. Location: Thomas Hall, Northwest Lounge

Are you a Spanish student of any level who enjoys good company, conversation, and food? Join us for Conversation Hour!

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Saturday, March 17

Fieldhouse Flea Market: Vintage/Antique Show + Artisan Craft Fair + Rummage Sale!

Day: March 17 Time: 8 a.m.–4 p.m. Location: Memorial Fieldhouse & Tennis Annex

Over 70 local vendors, artists, and makers offer everything from hundred-year-old antiques to freshly-baked bread. You'll find furniture and household decor, books, jewelry, gourmet food, artisan crafts, up-cycled treasures for your home and garden, and more!

Join in the fun of this community event. 100% of admission fees go to student scholarships. Thank you for your support!

Tickets available at the door.

8–9:30 a.m.: Early entry, $10 9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.: General admission, $5 Children 2 and under:…

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Monday, March 19
Tuesday, March 20
Campus Only

The Clothesline Project: T-Shirt Making Space

Day: March 20 Time: All Day Location: Student Development House, Conference Room

Make your own shirt to add to the Puget Sound Clothesline Project. All supplies will be provided.

The Clothesline Project was created to bring awareness to the issue of violence against women, men, and children. A group of women in Cape Cod, Massachusetts started the project in 1990 after hearing that while 58,000 soldiers died in the Vietnam War, there were 51,000 women killed around the same time by men who claimed to love them. Many of the women had personally experienced violence and wanted…

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