Marielle Hampe | Thursday, February 24, 2011
“The History of Jazz with Galen Abdur-Razzaq”
Hesburgh Center Auditorium
Listen to a few jazz tunes, learn about the history of jazz music and enjoy a free dinner at “The History of Jazz with Galen Abdur-Razzaq,” compliments of the Multicultural Student Programs and Services in conjunction with Black History Month. Abdur-Razzaq is a talented flutist and speaker from Montclair, N.J., who has performed for more than 30 years.
Free admission; all proceeds from the event benefit South Bend’s S-O-S Rape Crisis Center
Enjoy free desserts to benefit the South Bend S-O-S Rape Crisis Center in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Week at Pangborn Hall’s event, “Project Pink.” The project features a fashion show, raffle and silent auction. The event will have a performance by the a cappella group Halftime and a special performance by BlackMagic.
Films and Faith Weekend
Browning Cinema, DPAC
6:30 p.m. “Ajami”
9:30 p.m. “A Serious Man”
$3 for students, $4 for seniors, $5 for faculty/staff and $6 others
Strengthen your faith this weekend by watching two films sponsored by the Departments of Theology and of Film, Television and Theatre. “Ajami” describes an Israeli community in which different religions coexist. “A Serious Man” details the struggles of a physics professor who undergoes a faith crisis after his wife suddenly demands a divorce.
Notre Dame Symphonic Band and Winds Performance
Leighton Concert Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
Spend your Sunday afternoon enjoying a preparation concert for the Notre Dame Symphonic Band and Wind’s upcoming performance at Cleveland’s Severance Hall on May 17. The Notre Dame Symphonic Band and Winds performs domestically and internationally. Take advantage of this free opportunity to see the band’s performance.