Diversity & Inclusion E-News: Upcoming Events, Week of 1.30.17


Day of Reflection in Honor of the Life and Legacy of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.


Tuesday, January 31st

4:00 p.m. in Larsen Alumni Room

The event will include student performances and personal reflections

Hidden Figures

The math and science faculty invite students to see the movie “Hidden Figures”

Hidden Figures

Wednesday, February 8th

Approx. 3:30/4:00pm (actual show time TBA) at Regal Fenway Theatres

Questions: Contact Debra Borkovitz at dborkovitz@wheelock.edu or Ellen Faszewski at efaszewski@wheelock.edu

Communities of Faith

Interfaith Flyer

Saturday, February 11th

10:30am-4:00pm, MassArt Kennedy Building, Room K280

Communities of Faith invites all COF students, faculty and staff to join them in coming together to find ways to learn about and support each other, particularly those belonging to religious communities most affected by hate and intolerance. Share stories, share a meal, participate in bystander intervention training, and make a call to action. For more information and to register visit:



Billy Elliot Post-Show Talk Back

Billy Elliot

Friday, January 27th– Sunday, February 26th

Friday nights at 7:30pm; Saturday & Sunday matinees at 3:00pm at Wheelock Family Theatre

Wheelock Family Theatre opens their winter production, Billy Elliot the Musical on Friday, Jan 27th. Immediately following all 3 pm Saturday matinee performances there will be a talk back with the audience, cast, crew, and special guests. Each talk back has a theme that is relevant to the show or the performing arts, in general.  On February 25th the post-show talk back discussion is entitled “Community, Safety, and Being Yourself.”   Wheelock College Students receive free tickets to Wheelock Family Theatre’s productions at the door with student ID.  Faculty and Staff receive $20 tickets during opening weekend and then $5 off each ticket for the rest of the run.   Please direct any questions or tickets reservation requests to Jamie Aznive at 617-879-2300


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