• "Jim: The James Foley Story" screening and Diane Foley talk
    February 21 5:30pm
    The mother of James Foley, an American freelance war correspondent who was taken captive in Syria and then executed on video, will speak at The Media School after a screening of the documentary, Jim: The James Foley Story. more »
  • Asian Language Learning Program: Korean Advanced
    February 21 6:00pm
    Interested in learning an Asian language and about Asian cultures? The ACC can help! Our informal classes are taught by volunteer teachers and focus on vocabulary, grammar, and basic survival phrases, in addition to an introduction of cultural customs and background. Visit the ACC's website for more info. more »
  • EXHIBIT: "A Snapshot of Pakistan, 1965: The Madge Minton Collection"
    February 22 9:00am
    On her 1965 trip to Pakistan, WASP pilot and herpetologist Madge Minton arrived with funding from the IU Museum (today the Mathers Museum of World Cultures) and a mission to collect objects used in everyday life. "A Snapshot of Pakistan, 1965: The Madge Minton Collection" uses the items she collected and the information she recorded ab more »
  • EXHIBIT: "Show and Tell -- Making Craft at the John C. Campbell Folk School"
    February 22 9:00am
    Curated by Kelley D. Totten, a recent Ph.D. graduate in Folklore at Indiana University, this exhibit looks at contemporary craft through the lens of the John C. Campbell Folk School, located in Brasstown, North Carolina. Each Friday, folk school students gather in the community room to show off their creations from week-long immersion courses in more »
  • EXHIBIT: "Creative Aging"
    February 22 9:00am
    This exhibition explores the making and use of memory art in the lives of older adults in the U.S. Some elders use their creations to assist in recalling and sharing important life stories. Others use these works to elicit interest, facilitate personal narratives, and share beliefs and values. Whether painting pictures of past events, piecing a more »
August 2017