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Monthly Art Roundtable A Discussion with Marcia Anderson

By em709 Tuesday, August 19, 2014 Noon – 1:30 PM NSU Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale Free for members at the Museum Enthusiast ($150) level and above. Marcia Anderson is the founder of the Heritage Continuum, a neighborhood revitalization firm currently leading the charge in culturally revitalizing the neighborhood of Overtown. Through these efforts, she strives to bring people, innovation, and culture into connected hubs of thought that will reestablish the communities cultural and entertainment scene into a major Miami destination. Reservations required. RSVP to Collette Spence-Wilson at cswilson@moafl.orgor (954) 262-0221. Lunch available from the Museum Café with a discount for Museum members. Pre-order by Friday, GET DATE Click HERE to view the café menu. …read more Source: NSU News     ...
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With only 8 hours left to go in #OneWaveFAU, we've reached over 100 donors. It's...

By Florida Atlantic University With only 8 hours left to go in #OneWaveFAU, we’ve reached over 100 donors. It’s amazing what Owls have done already today. But we aren’t done with the #TrueBlue wave, yet! That’s why we’re giving away a pair of tickets to inspire our participants! Make a gift in the next hour and you could win two seats to see #FAU Football take on Western Kentucky live! …read more Source: FAU Facebook feed     ...
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We hope you're FAU proud! Today's Owls LOVE FAU and your participation in One Da...

By Florida Atlantic University We hope you’re FAU proud! Today’s Owls LOVE FAU and your participation in One Day, One Wave supports them AND shows your pride in your University. Support from the #FAU community has helped us continue our transformation into a university of choice and that’s something we should all be proud of. Make a gift now to show that you endorse our forward progress together! …read more Source: FAU Facebook feed     ...
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Chelsie Pauletti is truly making waves at FAU! Her life’s mission is to give bac...

By Florida Atlantic University Chelsie Pauletti is truly making waves at FAU! Her life’s mission is to give back through dance. At #FAU, Chelsie was happy to find a robust dance program and heads up the FAU Dance Team. She also works as a dance teacher through the Boca Raton Police Athletic League, which offers free after-school activities for underprivileged and at-risk children. Through this organization, Chelsie was given an empty warehouse to teach in, and turned it into a dance and cheer studio, where dozens of students who might not otherwise get the chance, are able to express themselves through movement. Chelsie has touched so many lives through dance. Please help support wavemakers like Chelsie! …read more Source: FAU Facebook feed     ...
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It's lunch time here at One Day, One Wave "headquarters." Participate in the nex...

By Florida Atlantic University It’s lunch time here at One Day, One Wave “headquarters.” Participate in the next hour and you could win lunch on us with our new head basketball coach, Michael Curry! …read more Source: FAU Facebook feed     ...
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Plate + Palette: Food and Art Pairing

By em709 Thursday, August 7, 6PM College students, join the JETS for a food and art pairing event. Following a guided tour of The Miami Generation: Revisited, sample local Latin flavors with Chef Leonardo Hernandez and Chef Bibi Martinik. at the AutoNation Academy of Art + Design and create an original print in the studio with instructor Amber Quimbly. Free admission and for JETS members, $10 for non-members. Space is limited. RSVP jets@moafl.org or (954) 262-0227. …read more Source: NSU News     ...
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Film Screening Deep Blues: A Musical Pilgrimage to the Crossroads

By em709 Thursday, August 21, 11:15AM, 3 PM, and 6 PM Music critic Robert Palmer narrates the insightful story of Delta blues and North Mississippi hill country blues. 90 minutes, not rated Free with museum admission; Free for members, NSU Students and Faculty Please RSVP to moareservations@moafl.org or (954) 262-0227 …read more Source: NSU News     ...
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Thursday Happier Hour Quilting Bee

By em709 Thursday, August 28, 6:30 PM Long-ignored and conspicuously absent from many early accounts of American quilt history, African American quilting has become a growing area of study. Women on plantations and in other wealthy households also did spinning, weaving, sewing and quilting in addition to many household duties. Their surviving quilts provide a unique history of their lives and culture. Bring your own quilting basket to share techniques and stories, and view the exhibition When the Stars Begin to Fall Imagination and the American South Free with museum admission; Free for members, NSU Students and Faculty Please RSVP to moareservations@moafl.org or (954) 262-0227 …read more Source: NSU News     ...
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Thursday Happier Hour Mambo at MOA, Cuban Dance Lesson with IFE-ILE Afro-Cuban Dance

By em709 Thursday, August 14, 6:30 PM Cuban dance takes its roots from the Spanish and African settlers who first arrived on the island, who brought with them the music and dances of their homelands. View the Miami Generation Revisited and practice your dance moves to the Mambo, Cha-cha-cha, Cuban Balero, Son Cubano, Danzón and Afro Cuban beat. Free with museum admission; Free for members, NSU Students and Faculty Please RSVP to moareservations@moafl.org or (954) 262-0227 …read more Source: NSU News     ...
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When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South

By em709 Saturday, August 2 6PM, Lecture by Thomas Lax, Curator 7- 8:30pm, Exhibition viewing and reception Organized by the Studio Museum of Harlem, When the Stars Begin to Fall Imagination and the American South, queries the category of “outsider” art in relation to contemporary art and black life and brings together the work of 35 intergenerational American artists who share an interest in the U.S. South as a location both real and imagined. Lecture free with reception admission Free for members; $15 for non-members RSVP by July 29 to Camile Moseley at camile.moseley@moafl.org or 954-262-0296 …read more Source: NSU News     ...
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Art Talk: Thomas J. Lax, Exhibition Curator of When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South

By em709 Saturday, August 2 6 PM Talk by Thomas J. Lax, Assistant Curator at The Studio of Museum of Harlem and Curator of the exhibition, When the Stars Begin to Fall Imagination and the American South. The exhibition queries the category of “outsider” art in relation to contemporary art and black life and brings together 35 intergenerational American artists who share an interest in the U.S. South as a location both real and imagined. Free with museum admission; Free for NSU students and faculty Please RSVP to moareservations@moafl.org or (954) 262-0227 …read more Source: NSU News     ...
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JETS Artists-in-Residence Workshop

By em709 Thursday, July 3, 6 PM College students, join the JETS for a hands-on art workshop inspired by the works of South Florida artists Agustina Woodgate and Rick Ulysse, who are participating in the museum’s Research and Development residency program. The event will also feature live music and refreshments. Free admission for JETS members, $10 for non-members. RSVP jets@moafl.org or (954) 262-0227. …read more Source: NSU News     ...
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Owls Up! Post a picture on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter (it can even be your #...

By Florida Atlantic University Owls Up! Post a picture on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter (it can even be your #tbt picture!) showing your Owl Pride and tag #OneWaveFAU. We want to see #OwlNation get excited! …read more Source: FAU Facebook feed     ...
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http://ow.ly/xEOA1 Have you heard the news? For the second year in a row, we're...

By Florida Atlantic University Florida Atlantic University Board of Trustees votes not to raise tuition for the second year in…articles.sun-sentinel.comParents of FAU students – and in many cases, the students themselves – can heave a big sigh of relief as the university’s Board of Trustees voted Tuesday not to raise tuition for the… …read more Source: FAU Facebook feed     ...
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FAU is all about innovation! That's how we ended up hosting TEDxBocaRaton last m...

By Florida Atlantic University FAU is all about innovation! That’s how we ended up hosting TEDxBocaRaton last month. The support of #OwlNation helps keep FAU innovative, creating the opportunities that make Owls like you true gamechangers. With events like these, we keep earning the recognition we deserve. To celebrate our innovative spirit, we’re giving away an Alumni bag to one #OneWaveFAU participant in the next hour! …read more Source: FAU Facebook feed     ...
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"We Do, Too" Art Exhibit Reception 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

– Main Library 6E We Do Too Photography Exhibit sponsored by the LGBT nonprofit Arts UnitedCouples celebrate gay marriage, and defy its opponents, in the photography exhibit ‘We Do, Too!’ An assemblage of 24 shots snapped out of state. The display shows couples in wedding gowns and tuxedos at their most jubilant, cherishing the moment in settings as disparate as staid-looking courthouses and sunny Cancun. …read more Source: Broward County Library     ...
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