Dr. Michelle Farrell from the University of Liverpool will discuss “Torture in the 21st Century Liberal Democracy” in a lecture on Wednesday, April 8, at 5:00 p.m. in Blades Chapel on the University of Dubuque campus. Farrell’s lecture is sponsored by the University of Iowa Center for Human Rights and the University of Dubuque’s Honors Program.
On Wednesday, April 8, the University of Dubuque’s Wendt Center for Character Education will host the Dubuque Area Youth Leadership Council’s (DAYLC) Character Development Day from 8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. One hundred high school juniors from schools throughout the Dubuque area will attend the event, where they will learn about leadership, values, character development, and making ethical decisions.
A team of University of Dubuque students, faculty, and staff were recently awarded a $4300 grant from American Association of University Women (AAUW), sponsored by Pantene. This grant, focused on supporting student projects to address gender stereotypes and biases on college campuses, will fund an event entitled Melting Gender Roles: Stirring Up Awareness. The event, scheduled for Wednesday, April 8, at 7:30 p.m. in Peters Commons Dining Hall on the UD campus, is being held in conjunction with UD’s Healthy Relationship Week; it is free and open to the public.
The University of Dubuque will host a series of arts and music events throughout the months of March and April 2015.
University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center continues its 2nd annual Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series with The Berenstain Bears Live! in Family Matters, the Musical, Friday, April 17, at 7:00 p.m. This one-hour Family Series presentation is based on the acclaimed booksby Stan and Jan Berenstain and is performed by New York-based Matt Murphy Productions, LLC.
vs. Cornell College
Webster University Gorlok Spring Invitational at Sunset Country Club
vs. Wartburg College (2 games)
at Loras College (2 games)
FPA Faculty Recital
Wind Ensemble Spring Concert
Concert Choir Spring Concert
Swing into Spring Jazz Concert
Free entry to all University of Dubuque ID holders.
Author of Dead Man Walking: Sister Helen Prejean, C.S.J.
A group of men dedicated to bringing the message of Christ to our community through a musical and dramatic presentation of Leonardo DaVinci's painting of the Last Supper.
All are welcome! This is an interactive experience challenging gender role stereotypes in careers and on campuses. It will include a panel discussion, CASA performance, interactive booths and Fondue!