Bay College Diversity Series

Clothesline Project event poster

Clothesline Project: A Domestic Violence Awareness Event


Free Event

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (EST)
Bay College - Bay Cafe

Thursday, October 19, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (CST)
Bay College West: Lower Commons


Bay College’s Diversity Committee is once again partnering with Tri-County Safe Harbor (Escanaba) and The Caring House (Iron Mountain) to bring The Clothesline Project to both Bay College campuses. The Clothesline Project honors women who have survived or been the victims of intimate violence. Any woman who has experienced such violence, at any time in her life, is encouraged to design a shirt. Victim and Survivors’ families and friends are also invited to participate. Through this project, victims are able to decorate a t-shirt as a vehicle to express their stories, emotions, and testimonies against domestic violence.

Learn more about this event by visiting the Bay College Calendar of Events.


Traces of the Trade movie poster

Traces of the Trade: A Voyage of Realization and Reconciliation


Free Event

Monday, November 6, 2017
10:00 AM (CST)  - Bay West: Fornetti Hall
6:00 PM (EST) - Bay College: JHUC 952


In the feature documentary Traces of the Trade, filmmaker Katrina Browne discovers that her New England ancestors were the largest slave-trading family in U.S. history. She and nine cousins retrace the Triangle Trade and gain powerful new perspectives on the black/white divide.

Learn more at 
http://www.tracesofthetrade.org/


Peter Stein: Energetic. Holocaust Survivor. Genocide Educator.

This event has been rescheduled for Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 7 PM in the Besse Theater. Tickets for the originally scheduled October event will be honored at the April event, and refunds can be obtained from the Bay College Box Office.


Tuesday, April 24, 2018
7:00 PM - Besse Theater

Peter Stein was born in Prague, Czechoslovakia to a Catholic mother and a Jewish father two years before the German occupation of Czechoslovakia. In March 1939 the German Army occupied the country and began harassing Jews. His father and eight members of his father’s family were arrested, sent to Terezin (Theresienstadt) and eventually sent to Auschwitz — all except his father were murdered.

Learn more about this event by visiting the Bay College Calendar of Events.

Purchase tickets for this event by visiting Bay College Ticket Sales online.

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