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Thursday, April 4th, 2024

Global “Passport” for Local Children

In a 2024 civic engagement event, Passport to the World, which was held at the Lewisburg Children’s Museum on Saturday, March 30, the Foreign Language Teaching Assistants at Bucknell University brought their cultures from Chile, China, Colombia, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Lebanon and Spain to local children. Children also got to learn about the American Deaf Community and the culture of American Sign Language (ASL). The festival featured hands-on crafts and activities, such as Japanese origami, coloring the flag of Colombia, making Play-Doh Italian pizza, and crafting the national tree of Lebanon. Read more, here:

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Tuesday, March 5th, 2024

Award winning international film to be screened @ Campus Theatre

Produced by Professor Coralynn Davis, Women and Gender Studies, this award-winning hybrid documentary film centers on the role that women’s stories can play in subverting the patriarchal structures in Mithila, South Asia. The film will be screened at the International Feminist Activism Film Festival on April 16. 2024 at 7pm. On Wednesday, April 17 a series of short films on the topic of feminist activism from around the globe will be screened. Films are from Nicaragua and Chile. The Film Festival is sponsored by the departments of Women’s and Gender Studies, Latin American Studies and the The Center for the […]

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