Wednesday, April 10

CHAMBER MUSIC SAMPLER (PROGRAM CHANGE FROM LYDIAN STRING QUARTET)
Time Noon
Location Mandel Center for the Humanities Atrium
Description Enjoy an informal concert by students in the Brandeis chamber music program, followed by a free light buffet lunch. Presented by the Department of Music and the Mandel Center for the Humanities.

 

AFRO FLOW YOGA
Time 7-8:30 pm
Location Shapiro Gym, Gosman Sports and Convocation Center
Description Experience a unique hybrid of yoga, dance and rhythm in a compassionate, nonjudgmental and safe environment. Afro Flow Yoga promotes healing, balance and peace in a session set to live percussion and guided by spiritual principles of the African diaspora. Free and open to all levels of ability; Brandeis ID holders only. Sponsored by the Office of the Arts, Brandeis Athletics, the Brandeis Counseling Center, the Office of the Provost, the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, and the Dean of Students Office. Register here to reserve your place. 

 

WORDS AND ARTIFACTS: TREASURES OF A CUBAN JEWISH EXILE 
Time 7 pm
Location Presentation Room, Rapaporte Treasure Hall, Brandeis Library
Description Talk and reading by Cuban-American anthropologist and poet Ruth Behar, author of An Island Called Home: Returning to Jewish Cuba and Traveling Heavy: A Memoir in between Journeys. Behar is a professor at the University of Michigan and the first Latina recipient of a MacArthur fellowship. Organized by the Hadassah-Brandeis Institute Project in Latin American Jewish & Gender Studies. Cosponsored by the Brandeis Association of Alumni and the International Business School. Followed by a reception with music. Registration encouraged; register here.