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Flicker and Flame: Whale Oil and Kerosene Lamps

Ginnever: Transforming Perspectives

reACT: Color Matters | September 27 - October 29

Hushed by Sharon A. Booma. Oil and mixed media on paper

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Science & Technology Café: Into an Electric World with Dr. Hal Wallace

Oct 21, 2021

1:00PM to 2:00PM

Using materials from the Smithsonian collections, Dr. Hal Wallace will walk you through history, discussing cultural, economic, and social consequences of electric lighting and electrification.

Dr. Hal Wallace is Curator of Electricity Collections at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History.

Sunday Tours with the University Museums: Bilingual "Arte Cubano" Tour

Oct 24, 2021

2:00PM to 2:30PM

Journey through the exhibition Arte Cubano and learn about the diverse artistic expressions of Cuba in a bilingual tour led by trained staff and docents with Spanish translation by the students of the course Culture and Community: Iowa and Midwest Latino/as. Discover the diverse cultural blend of African, European and Latin/Caribbean influences that make Cuban art unique. Join on Sundays at 2:00 pm. for a series of thirty-minute highlights tours of the University Museums collection.

"Color Matters" Gallery Chat with Dr. Monic Behnken

Oct 27, 2021

12:00PM to 12:30PM

Join in a facilitated discussion of the reACT exhibition Color Matters guest curated by Dr. Jonathan Sturm, Professor of Music. Hear different perspectives from Dr. Monic Behnken as well as have the opportunity to ask questions and reACT to the exhibition.

Dr. Monic Behnken is Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and Associate Professor, Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice.

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