Issues & Ideas
The Issues & Ideas committee is responsible for programming contemporary issues and topics in a variety of formats such as lectures, debates, forums, open seminars, interpretive readings, and multicultural art, utilizing campus, local, regional, and national talent.
For more information concerning issues and ideas, contact the Issues & Ideas Coordinator or the Campus Attractions staff at 231-7221.
September 16, 2013
MU Lower Level
Nelly's Echo was featured on The Voice, season 3 and is coming to share his talent and experiences with NDSU! Not only will be be entertaining us with his vocal abilities, he'll also be sharing stories from his past. Nelly's Echo is originally from Nigeria, Africa will share about his past in Africa and his trip to the United States and how he got where he is today. His multicultural background is reflected in his music and his stories will touch your heart. Come join us in the Memorial Union Lower Level for this mix of music and storytelling!
October 15, 2013
MU Great Room
Shannan Paul's program, "Cultural Sensitivity for the Accidentally Insensitive," is the program that teaches you "how not to be 'that person' who walks blindly into an awkward situation." Her diverse background allows her to be able to relate with people of all cultures, ages, and educational levels. Shannan Paul's program uses humor to touch on topics like stereotypes and cultural conflict, all of which are vital topics to be discussed. Join Shannan on October 15 and learn a little bit about stereotypes and cultural sensitivity!
Movie American History X (R) followed by Speaker Frank Meeink
November 6, 2013
MU Century Theater
Following the movie, Speaker Frank Meeink will talk about his experiences and how those experiences aided in the making of the movie American History X.
Whitney Ryan - Issues & Ideas Coordinator
Issues & Ideas Committee Meetings
CA Office (MU 124A)