Five College Consortium

Five College Program in Culture, Health, and Science

Cultural Competence: Poetry and the Importance of Voice in Diverse Illness Experiences

Thu, Nov 10 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: 
Cole Assembly Room, Converse Hall

Physician-poet Rafael Campo '87, who currently teaches at Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, will be reflecting over the parallels between poetry and healing, as well as related themes such as social determinants of health, cross-cultural awareness, and end-of-life issues. This lecture is free and open to the public.

Campus: 
Amherst College
Accessible location
Accessibility info: 
accessible by side entrance to the building, facing the parking lot
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Five College Culture, Health and Science Fall Pizza Party

Wed, Nov 2 2016 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Location: 
Paino Lecture Hall, Beneski Museum of Natural History
Please mark your calendars for this year’s CHS Fall Pizza Party. The event will be held Wednesday, November 2nd at Paino Lecture Hall, Beneski Hall, Amherst College. The event will consist of a 5:30-6:45 p.m. lecture by Sa’ed Atshan on Humanitarianism in Palestine: The Psychosocial-Gender-Security Nexus followed by pizza and discussion with CHS students and faculty, 6:45pm-7:30pm.
If you’re looking to connect to a larger CHS community, learn from other students' CHS pathways and have great discussions with CHS faculty and students across the five colleges, join us for this great event. 
Campus: 
Amherst College
Directions and parking info: 
Directions and parking spaces can be found at this link: https://www.amherst.edu/visiting/parking
Accessible location
Accessibility info: 
Paino Lecture Hall, on first floor of Beneski, is accessible by Barrett Hill Road and from the driveway of the Health Center.
Event contact: 
Hadley Heinrich
Contact phone: 
3036673659
Contact email: 
hheinrich17@amherst.edu
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