VOL. 123 | NO. 195 | Monday, October 6, 2008
Memphis College of Art will present “Control and Collaboration,” a multimedia project presentation, today at noon in the Callicott Auditorium on campus, 1930 Poplar Ave. There will be a discussion about the balance between individual control and group collaboration in the creation of new multimedia projects. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.mca.edu.
Rhodes College will host speaker Dr. Eddie Moore today in the Orgill Room of Clough Hall. Moore will present “White Privilege 101: Getting In On the Conversation” in two lecture sessions, one from noon to 12:50 p.m. and the other from 1 p.m. to 1:50 p.m. For more information, e-mail Chris Wetzel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners will meet today at 1:30 p.m. in the commission chambers, 160 N. Main St. For more information, call Steve Summerall at 545-4301.
The University of Memphis will hold Sustainable Technologies Awareness Day Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Student Plaza adjacent to the Administration Building. The campus-wide event will encourage environmental awareness. U of M president Dr. Shirley Raines will kick off the event at 9:30 a.m. For more information, contact Dr. Marian Levy at 678-4514 or email@example.com.
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday at noon in the Steamboat Room of the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. Melissa McFerrin, head women’s basketball coach at the University of Memphis, will speak. Cost is $18 to attend. For reservations, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Memphis Bar Association will present “Dancing with Lawyers” Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Buckman Performing & Fine Arts Center, 60 Perkins Road Extended. Local attorneys will poke fun at legal life in Memphis. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 at the door and $15 for students. For tickets, call 527-3573 or visit www.memphisbar.org.
The Memphis Regional Chamber will hold chamber orientation Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Memphis Regional Chamber, 22 N. Front St., Suite 200. The event is open to all members and prospective members of the chamber. For reservations, contact Ericka Milford at 543-3518 or email@example.com.