Students, Staff, & Faculty:
We hope you all will join us on Thursday, March 28th for
COMMUNITY DAY 2013: LIVING OUR “GLOBAL COMMUNITY”
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: http://hamzehmystiquefilms.com/theletter/
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: http://sdcboston.org/
More detailed information to come!
Please contact Melissa Yoffe with any questions.
Assistant Dean for Advising & Student Success