Hemispheres
Hemispheres

Film: Captain Abu Raed

Friday, February 19, 2016 • 7:30 PM

AFS Marchesa Theater, 6226 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin

Widowed and now childless, 70-year-old Abu Raed leads a very uneventful life at home reading one of his 2000 books when not working as a custodian at the Amman airport.

Captain Abu Raed

Using Culturally Relevant Literature in the Elementary Classroom

Saturday, February 20, 2016 • 2:00 PM

Metz Elementary School Library

Learn how to structure units of study around culturally relevant literature


Great Works, Great Ideas: The Qur'an, Art, and Architecture

Thursday, February 25, 2016 • 4:30 PM

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Film: Where Do We Go Now?

Thursday, February 25, 2016 • 7:30 PM

AFS Marchesa Theater, 6226 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin

For centuries the Muslim and Christian inhabitants of a small Lebanese village have lived in relative peace and harmony, but the wars from the outside world have begun causing strife and distrust among the men.

Where Do We Go Now?

Summer Teacher' Institute 2016: Food: Cultures and Controversies

Monday, June 6, 2016

UT-Austin campus

This year’s Summer Teachers’ Institute will examine the cultures and controversies associated with one of the most basic things all human being share: food.

Summer Teachers' Institute