We invite the campus and wider community to participate in an interactive evening of creative sharing and collective expression on the Courtyard / Sojourner Truth Library quad. Our intention is to particularly amplify and center underrepresented voices. Friday, October 14, 20224:30pm – 7:30 pm Free Food! Our plans for Sound Your Truth: Emergence/y are evolving and will be… Continue reading 🗓 Sound Your Truth: Emergence/y, October 14,2022
Our symposium will feature leaders from the Newburgh community and additional experts in the fields of Public Health and Community Building, including keynote speakers Dr. Gregory Simpson, Pastor and Environmental Justice Advocate, Dr. Erin Bell, School of Public Health, U. Albany, and Sameer Ranade, Climate Justice Advisor, NYSERDA. The day will involve panel discussions, lightning talks, posters, and presentations…
On March 29th, 11am – 11:50am, Myron T. Strong will present Afrofuturism: The Imagination to Change via Zoom. Recording of the event: Afro Futurism Presentation Myron Strong_March 29.mp4 To prepare for the talk, please read Afrofuturism and Black Panther by Myron T. Strong and K. Sean Chaplin, published in Contexts, 2019. On Tuesday, April 5th from… Continue reading 🗓 Afrofuturism: The Imagination to Change, 3/29 and 4/5
Listening In: Open mic jam – Word share – Wisdom clips The Eddy invites you to celebrate International Mother Language Day by reading a brief text in the first language you learned. This may be a poem, an aphorism, a famous quotation or passage. Or just join us to listen in. We aim to share the multilingual… Continue reading 🗓 Listening In – International Mother Language Day March 3,2022, 2-4 p.m.
You are invited to the Hudson Valley Social Presencing Theater practice group hosted by founder Arawana Hayashi and Andrea Frank. Social Presencing Theater is an innovative social art form co-created by Arawana Hayashi and colleagues at the Presencing Institute. This embodiment practice deepens reflection and supports individual, team, organizational, and social transformation. Social Presencing Theater… Continue reading 🗓 Social Presencing Theater Practice
Circle Back, Give Thanks is an opportunity to show appreciation for members of our community who Join us on Wednesday November 17th between 11am and 3pm, one week before the traditional U.S. Thanksgiving, to offer thanks to someone at SUNY New Paltz who supports you or helps you thrive. Sojourner Truth Library lobby 11:00 – 3:00 p.m.… Continue reading 🗓 Circle Back, Give Thanks: Wed. 11/17, 11/22, 2021
Professor Gayle invites us to consider the following questions during her presentation:
What is it that you see in a photo the resonates with you?
Do you connect more with an image if you can see yourself or your representation through it?
What if the only images available to you only told part of the story?
So where is the rest of the picture?
Do you need a ride to Black Solidarity Day activities on Monday, November 1 at the Armory Unity Center in Newburgh? The students would be glad to see you there:321 South William StreetNewburgh, NY 12550If you need a ride, can offer a ride, want to caravan, or to let us know you’ll be there, please sign up on this form.We… Continue reading 🗓 Black Solidarity Day carpool/caravan for Staff, Faculty, and other Campus Employees, Nov. 1, 2021
We invite you, your students and colleagues to participate in an interactive evening of creative sharing and collective expression on the Courtyard / Sojourner Truth Library quad. Our intention is to particularly amplify and center underrepresented voices. Thursday, October 14, 2021, 5:00-8:00 p.m. (Rain date: Friday, October 15) Sound your truth Beat your drum Pipe up Call in Make noise Celebrate Free your speech Listen in Parrhesiazomai* *In rhetoric, parrhesia is a… Continue reading 🗓 Sound Your Truth: Thursday, October 14, 2021, 5:00-8:00 pm
View the event recording here.