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NEWS FOR HISTORY STUDENTS -- 11-5-19

November 5, 2019
  1. Let's Talk about the Middle East, Nov. 7. Free film showing ("The Rooftops") and discussion led by Dr. Leena Dallasheh at the Richard's Goat Miniplex (401 I Street, Arcata). Thursday, Nov. 7, 5:30 p.m. This film tells five different stories, told from the rooftops of different neighborhoods in Algiers, each story paced by the daily calls to prayer. Produced by Algerian director Merzak Allouach this film in an internal critique that examines the entanglement of class, gender, and politics in Algeria.

NEWS FOR HISTORY STUDENTS -- 10-14-19

October 14, 2019
  1. Sacramento Semester Program, deadline Nov. 1. The Sacramento Semester Program offers students from any major the opportunity to work with members of the legislature, the executive branch, or with political associations and lobbyists during a four and one-half month internship in the spring semester. Participants also take seminars for a total of 12 semester units, which are transferable to your home campus.

NEWS FOR HISTORY STUDENTS -- 9-27-19

October 1, 2019
  1. Free public lecture by former History minor, today. Josh Ferrell (Journalism major, History minor '05) will present "Food and Travel Journalism: Compelling Storytelling in Digestible Portions" today, Sept. 27, at 1 p.m. at the Library Fishbowl. He will talk about his adventures with food and travel journalism. Ferrell has traveled to 45 countries producing shows with Anthony Bourdain and now with Gordon Ramsay. See the attached flyer.
  2. Let's Talk about the Middle East, Oct. 3. Free film showing ("Capernaum") and discussion led by Dr.