5 Political Science Department: "VoteSmart's Facts Matter Tour” presentation
Guest speaker, Richard Kimball, VoteSmart President, will give a presentation on campaign
information, how to separate fact from non-fact, and how to be well informed before you vote.
Project Vote Smart is a non-partisan organization that collects and disseminates
information about American political candidates at all levels of government. Their
programs and services are free to all Americans.
Wed., 6 pm, Library Auditorium.
Contact Lydia Andrade (firstname.lastname@example.org, 210.829.3887) for information about event
For more information about VoteSmart, please visit website at: https://votesmart.org/
7 Art Department: The Word Lived in the Past: A Promise for the Future *(see green
text below for accompanying event information)
Opening Reception: Fri. Sept. 7, 2018, 6-8 p.m.
Internal Reception: Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 1 – 2 p.m. Exhibit Celebration with
Dr. Thomas Evans, UIW President (open to the public)
Exhibit on display: Fri., Sept. 7 – Fri., Oct. 5, 2018
Kelso Art Center/Condos Student Gallery
12 "The UIW Spirit: Keeping the Promise” shared by Sister Helena Monahan,
former UIW Chancellor and former leader of the Incarnate Word Sisters
Wed., 4:30 pm, Music Building *(The Word Lived in the Past accompanying event)
12 CHASS DISTINGUISHED SPEAKERS SERIES: Infinte Hope: Anthony Graves, Texas ex-death
row prisoner Lecture
Wed., 7 pm, UIW Concert Hall
For more Information:https://www.anthonygravesfoundation.org/
18 Political Science Department: Constitution Day
|“On September 17, 1787, the U.S. Constitution was signed by thirty-nine men, creating the document that is the foundation of our country. In May of 2005, Congress enacted a law stating that educational institutions that receive Federal funds must hold an educational program on the United States Constitution commemorating the September 17, 1787 signing of the Constitution.|
Guest Speaker: Ben Keathley, councilman from Chesterfield, MO (fast-growing St. Louis suburb)
and attorney-at-law in Missouri and Illinois will speak about the role of local government in
our constitutional tradition based on some of his experiences as a young representative.
Tues., 6 pm, Library Auditorium
Questions about Constitution Day, please contact Lydia Andrade (email@example.com, 210.829.3887)
19 Sociology Department: Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Path to Nonviolence, By Dr. Roger Barnes,
UIW Professor of Sociology and Chair of Sociology and Criminal Justice
Wed., 7 pm, Library Auditorium
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20 History Department/Catholic Charities: International Refugee Night
Thurs., 6 pm, ROSENBERG SKY ROOM
AT THE UNIVERSITY OF THE INCARNATE WORD
847 E. HILDEBRAND AVE. • SAN ANTONIO, TX 78212
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23-29 CHASS: Banned Books Week
Banned Books Week Events (see poster):
- Proclamation of Banned Books Week in Mabee Library lobby—Monday, September 24, 8:45 am
- Library display of books that have been banned (and for checking out and reading!)
- Photo station in the library—take a picture with your favorite banned book!
- Banned books quiz—on the Mabee Library web page (http://uiw.edu/library/index.html)
- Reading and discussion of children’s books that have been banned (TBA)
- Every year people work to censor literature and ban books from libraries and bookstores.
- To combat this, and to promote the freedom of everyone to write and read, Banned Books Week
was launched in 1982.
Sponsored by the University of the Incarnate Word College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences,
in conjunction with the Mabee Library.
27 “For the Good of Others: A Brief History of the Sister of Charity of the Incarnate
in San Antonio” by Gilberto M. Hinojosa, Professor Emeritus, and “Ashes Could Not Stop Her”
a drama on the beginnings of the Sisters by Sr. Martha Ann Kirk
Thurs., 3 pm, Mabee Library Auditorium *(The Word Lived in the Past accompanying event)
6 Incarnate Word Sisters History and San Antonio History, ATour including
MissionConcepción, Mission Espada, San Fernando Cathedral Museum, and
Incarnate Word Heritage Center.
*(The Word Lived in the Past accompanying event)
13 An Environmental project in the community gardens in the fall planting season touching
the earth and learning of its potential gifts. http://www.uiw.edu/eccl/sustainabilityservice300.html
Sat., 9 am to 12 noon
12 Moot Court Exhibition: Current UIW students enrolled in GOVT 3375 (Moot Court) will be presenting
and defending arguments as they prepare to represent UIW at the American Moot Court Association
Regional Tournament hosted by Texas Tech Law School in Lubbock, TX. (see poster)
Monday, Nov. 12 @ 4:30 p.m. in the Library Special Collections Room