A friend of mine in the SF Bay Area is active in stopping some spraying in the area. While you probably are not likely to get involved, the info below serve as a model for activism. Continue reading
In order to get the student group rate of $15 per ticket for the Wednesday, 3/5, performance of Bus Stop at the Rubicon Theatre on Main St. , email Kelly Peinado kpeinado at vcccd.edu and/or email me galley (at) vcccd.edu. If you would like a ticket, please do so by noon tomorrow, and one will ordered for you! Show time is 8 p.m.
This is a great deal–tickets usually range from $35-75.
English 2 Spring 2008
Essay 1: 3 pages double spaced typed (750-1000 words)
Final Due W March 5—bring drafts & notes!
Down Draft Due W. 2/27, Up Draft Due M. 3/3 Continue reading
This Wednesday, February 27 from 12:45-1:45 in LS-8
The Oxnard College Speakers Series presents…
Title: What’s Happening on Earth: A Poetry Reading by Al Young
In celebration of African American History Month, Al Young, Novelist, Editor and California State Poet Laureate will read his original poetry and will speak from his heart and experience about creativity and human survival.
Al will be visiting Ventura College Mon. April 21 reading poetry and discussing poetics from 12-1245pm; reading prose and poetry from 130-230. An evening performance has been proposed also.
I found this quote in the LA Times F11 in a story about singer songwriter Mary Gauthier (she of the haunting tune “Mercy Now”):
“All you can write is what you see,” according to Woody Guthrie.
sometimes though we have to do research or deep, critical thinking in order to really see
as you prepare for your midterms, prepare your drafts, prepare for life, I urge you to try to really see.
I will be posting some events going on soon…
Harmony Rodrigues, VC librarian sends this note:
Excellent resources for research, both personal and academic:
African American Lives 2: Resources
VC’s student club, The Planet Protection Club, is meeting in AA8 at 1:30 Thursday 21 Feb & 6 March. New members are welcome. The club’s focus is environmental concern and action.
On February 19, 2008 in the Moorpark College Performing Arts Center at 7:00 PM the Year of the Environment Film Festival is pleased to present two films by Jan Cannon. See below for his bio and background information on his films. Continue reading
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