Wednesday, April 1
Singer: Jason O
12:30 p.m., Lion's Den
Thursday, April 3 - Sunday, April 6
National Center for Student Leadership Spring Conference
Speaker: Dr. Carol Wilson
"Freedom at Risk: The Story Behind Twelve Years a Slave and Other Free Black Kidnappings "
Dr. Carol Wilson, Arthur A. and Elizabeth R. Knapp Professor of American History at Washington College, will discuss the kidnapping and enslavement of free blacks in the United States. Wilson has been featured on PBS, NBC, and NPR. Most recently, Wilson served as a consultant for the film, Twelve Years a Slave.
11:30 a.m., Tomezsko, room 103
Thursday, April 10
Litapalooza Literary Festival
featuring guest poet John Hoppenthaler
Renowned poet John Hoppenthaler will read from some of his works at the 18th annual Litapalooza Literary Festival. Everyone is encouraged to share their own creative works by reading, reciting, chanting, singing, and narrating at this free event.
11:30 a.m., Tomezsko Building lounge
Glenn E. Williams and the Jazz Trio
Glenn E. Williams and the Jazz Trio will visit Penn State Brandywine to perform and discuss their latest original album, Harp’s Revenge. The trio infuses the sounds of Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, and Pat Metheny into a more intimate yet powerful sound.
6 p.m., Main Building Auditorium, room 101
Monday, April 14
Academic Awards Recognition Ceremony
The campus will honor students and faculty for their achievements and excellence in academia at the annual Academic Recognition Ceremony.
6:30 p.m., Commons Gymnasium
Thursday, April 17
Leadership Recognition Night
5 p.m., Lion's Den
Monday, April 21
"Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!: The Evolving Artistry of the Beatles"
In this multimedia, interactive presentation, Penn State Laureate Kenneth Womack traces the band’s emerging songwriting practices, recording artistry, and musicianship from the band’s early, primitive recordings through the aesthetic heights of Abbey Road at the twilight of the Beatles’ career.
6 p.m., Main 113
Tuesday, April 22
Poppin' Tags Fashion Show
11:30 a.m., TBA
Wednesday, April 23
Tree planting and memorial service for Nina Kash
3:30 p.m., Gazebo
Tuesday, April 29
Spring Fling featuring Brena
11:30 a.m., Campus Lawn
Saturday, May 3
Middletown Township Community Day
The rain or shine spring festival will feature an array of entertainment, including a DJ and live musical performances, exciting games, prizes, pony rides, moon bounces, face painting, balloon sculptures, and much more.
11 a.m.-3 p.m., Campus Lawn
Saturday, May 10
10 a.m., Commons Gymnasium
Mon.-Fri.: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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