Thu, March 28, 2013

Students, Staff, & Faculty:

We hope you all will join us on Thursday, March 28th for


Brought to you by Pine Manor College’s First Year Class and First Year Seminar Team!

11:30am - 1:30pm

Visit our Global Village in the Campus Center

Experience something special (Games, food, music, etc.) from regions around the world.

2:10pm - 3:30pm

Going Deeper: Confronting our Fears

Community viewing of the documentary film, The Letter: An American Town and the ‘Somali Invasion’. For more information about this film, feel free to explore the following website:

3:30pm - 5:00pm

Lessons from The Letter: How do we want to treat one another in our “Global Community”?

Meet Abdillahi Abdirahman, President of the Somali Development Center of Boston, to hear his first person account of the true story depicted in The Letter. Also, join our community discussion, facilitated by students from PMC’s Cross-cultural Psychology class, on how to integrate the lessons from The Letter into our everyday lives. For more information about Mr. Abdirahman and the Somali Development Center, feel free to explore the following website:

More detailed information to come!

Please contact Melissa Yoffe with any questions.

Melissa Yoffe
Assistant Dean for Advising & Student Success
(617) 731-7650