CIS Related Events (Free admission)
September 26, 6:30 PM When Elephants Fight
Winants Auditorium, Graves Hall
A documentary on how the fight for natural resources is impacting the Congo and is linked to issues in the world.
Join us for the film screening and talkback with award-winning Filmmaker/Director Mike Ramsdell. More about When Elephants Fight
(Sponsored by: Women’s & Gender Studies, Cultural Affairs Committee, Political Science, History, Theater, Sociology & Social Work, Economics and Business, Dance)
November 10, 7 PM Poverty, Inc.
This feature-length documentary focuses on the worldwide "poverty industry," the people who benefit from it, and those who are harmed. Following the film, Daniel Jean Louis, a Haitian entrepreneur, will lead an audience discussion of the film and of how Christians might respond to the issues it raises. More about Poverty, Inc.
(Part of The Big Read Holland Area program)