AIC Blog

American Intercultural Center at UW-Green Bay

White Scripts and Black Supermen: Black Masculinities in Comic Books Film

February 7, 2014

theaterThis film is 52 minutes long and documents the representation of Black masculinity in comic books. . “White Scripts and Black Supermen: Black Masculinities in Comic Books” analyzes the subject for the first timeand looks at it over a 40 year period in a serious, lively manner. Come and learn about the culture of Black Masculinity in Comic Books and the its extent in pop culture! There will be two show times, one on Monday, February 10th, at 4pm and one on Tuesday, February 25th, at 6pm. Both showings will be in the Christie Theater. So come and enjoy yourself!

African Music and Drumming with Lucky Diop

February 6, 2014

This event will take place Monday, February 10th, from 7pm until 8pm in the Phoenix Club. The audience will have an opportunity to interact with the performer and learn how play traditional African instruments.Drummin

Poetry Reading

February 5, 2014

poetryHopefully everyone had a nice winter break and is now having an easy time adjusting back into the school routine. The Spring semester is upon us, and there will be many events happening this upcoming semester. Starting with tonight, February 5th, there is a  poetry reading that will be taking place  from 6pm-7pm in the Common Grounds Coffeehouse. Come and enjoy yourself! This event is sponsored by the Black Student Union and allows students to have their poetic voices heard.

Good Evening Everyone,

December 12, 2013

Have a nice break, everyone! Make sure to relax and have fun before the Spring Semester starts! Also, good luck to those who are graduating at semester. I hope that you find what you are looking for as well as success.

Good Luck with Finals!

December 11, 2013

As of tomorrow final exam week is upon us. So do your best and study hard. If you find you are having a hard time studying, take a nap or sleep on it. Sleeping, and getting enough food into your system, will help you concentrate more and will help you de-stress. Make sure to have a good week and before you know it, our Holiday Recess will be here!

Textbook Buyback Begins Today!

December 10, 2013

Textbook buyback begins at the Phoenix bookstore today, December 10th, and ends next week Friday, December 20th. You need a valid photo ID in order to sell your books. If you’re looking for a little money back from your book investment, here is the chance! Today buyback ends at 4pm.

Tutoring and Learning Center

December 9, 2013

Are you struggling in a class and you absolutely need to pass an exam? Well, the Tutoring and Learning Center offers services to assist you in your needs. They offer one-on-one assistance with peers who are experts in the subject that you need help on. They can help you prepare for exams and give you tips on studying. You must make an appointment either in person or on the phone (920-465-2958). The Center is open Monday through Thursday from 9am to 6pm and on Fridays from 9am to 2pm. They are located past the two gender neutral bathrooms by the Garden Café to the left. The best part is that these services are absolutely free, so you can get the help you need without spending a cent.

Kwanza Celebration

December 5, 2013

This Saturday, December 7th, there is a Kwanzaa celebration from 3pm until 5pm. It is free to all and light snacks as well as refreshments are provided. There is also a free African Jewelry making workshop at 2pm! So come celebrate in the Phoenix rooms.

Noise (Australia)

December 4, 2013

Next week Wednesday at 7pm in the Christie Theater, a short film called Noise will be shown. After a tragic incident on a train, a young cop is forced into the chaos that follows this tragic event. He struggles to clear the noises in his head while dealing with the aftermath of the crime.

Teju the Storyteller

December 3, 2013

Tomorrow, Wednesday, December 4th, at 8pm in Phoenix Room B, Teju the Storyteller will be here telling stories that draw people in using his lively movements and traditional African instruments. His stories reflect on longstanding and contemporary cultural perspectives, which allow the listeners to understand the profound influence of African heritage on our traditions and identities.