• Midweek Letter Writing Club
    September 02 4:00pm
    Unwind and unplug at the ACC! A new study that compared the different brain processes used for writing by hand and typing has found that there are cognitive benefits to putting a pen to paper. Psychology Today published that writing can help the brain to develop the logical functions required for successful math and science learning, in addition more »
  • Asian Cultures Around Campus featuring Japanese Origami and Paper Crafts
    September 02 4:00pm
    Learn the art of Japanese origami and other paper crafts! Beginners are welcome and encouraged, and lessons are free and open to the public. For more information, please email acc@indiana.edu. Informal classes will meet every Wednesday during the semester to practice. Instructor: Chiaki Arai. more »
  • Asian Cultures Around Campus featuring Calligraphy Lessons
    September 04 5:00pm
    Learn and practice the ancient art of East Asian Calligraphy. During our meetings, the instructor will share interesting facts about calligraphy as well as teach you to write in the ancient script. Beginners are welcome and encouraged, and lessons are free and open to the public. For more information, please email acc@indiana.edu. Informal class more »
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Diabetes Prevention Program
    September 09 2:00pm
    Seminar talk by Susie King, Diabetes Prevention Coordinator, Cardiovascular Health and Diabetes Section, Indiana State Department of Health With nearly one third of the state’s population having pre-diabetes, this presentation will focus on diabetes prevention. We will discuss the burden and current landscape of pre-diabetes along with more »
  • Who are Asian Pacific Americans? “Exploring Race and Identity: Rachel Dolezal, Donna Chang, and the Social Constructs of Race”
    September 11 12:00pm
    Moderated by Ariel Sincoff-Yedid, PhD Student in Gender Studies Not black, not transracial, and born white, Rachel Dolezal’s self-identification as black has sparked debates on the definition of racial identity.  Who gets to define and claim racial identity and why? Is it inherent, or a relative term that can be defined by oneself more »
February 2012