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York College’s AIGA Student Group and the Graphic Design program at York College of Pennsylvania invite you to a screening of Pressing On: The Letterpress Film.
York College's AIGA Student Group and the Graphic Design program at York College of Pennsylvania invite you to a screening of Pressing On: The Letterpress Film. Thursday, January 31, 2019 5:00 – 6:00 pm – Reception 6:00 - 8:30 pm – Screening and Q&A Weinstock Lecture Hall, York College of Pennsylvania Erin Beckloff, letterpress printer, filmmaker, and graphic design educator presents Pressing On: The Letterpress Film. The film is a documentary about the survival of letterpress printing featuring remarkable printers…Find out more »
Music Industry Panel Discussion Thursday, April 11, 2019, 7:30 p.m. Weinstock Lecture Hall, Willman Business Center Panelists from various parts of the entertainment industry will discuss the current political landscape in the U.S. and its potential effect on cultural production and consumption. Mathew Knowles, record label owner, businessman, and manager for Destiny’s Child; Cameo Carlson, former Head of Digital Business Development for Borman Entertainment and former Executive Vice President of Universal Motown Republic Group, current President of Mtheory, Nashville; Jeremy…Find out more »
Film Viewing: Green Fire Wednesday, September 25, 2019, 7:00 PM Weinstock Lecture Hall, Willman Business Center Seventy years ago, Aldo Leopold’s Sand County Almanac was published; it quickly became a classic of conservation writing. In recognition of this anniversary, come watch Green Fire, a documentary which highlights the journey to Sand County, and the lasting impact of Leopold’s work. This event is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required.Find out more »
Guest Lecture: Curt Meine: Aldo Leopold and the Land Ethic in a Time of Rapid Change Wednesday, October 9, 2019, 7:00 PM Weinstock Lecture Hall, Willman Business Center Seventy years after Aldo Leopold’s Sand County Almanac agriculture, public planning, and land use are confronting a number of changing demands. What can we learn from Leopold as we consider linked concerns between the land and people? Meine is the preeminent Leopold scholar, a conservation biologist, and historian. This event is free…Find out more »
Sustainability and Environmental Studies Film Viewing: Into the Canyon Wednesday, November 6, 2019 7:00 PM, Weinstock Lecture Hall, Willman Business Center In 1915, Aldo Leopold visited the Grand Canyon. He went on to write the first land management plan for the new national park. In 2016, two friends set out to do something rare: walk the 750 miles of the Grand Canyon. This documentary follows their odyssey and highlights the crisis the park faces. This event is free and open…Find out more »
An Inter-American Approach to the Problems of Injustice Thursday, November 14, 2019, 7:00 PM Weinstock Lecture Hall, Willman Business Center How do we understand and address injustice? In this public lecture, Dr. Gregory Pappas, Professor of Philosophy at Texas A & M, argues that we ought to treat injustice as an illness and develop rich, demanding, and transdisciplinary approaches to addressing it. This event is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required.Find out more »
A Place at the Table February 12, 2020, 7:00 PM Weinstock Lecture Hall, Willman Business Center Co-sponsored by the Arthur J. Glatfelter Institute for Public Policy Fifty million Americans – one in four children – don’t know where their next meal is coming from. A Place at the Table is a riveting journey that will change forever how you think about the hungry. As part of the film we will collect resources for the York County Food Bank. This event…Find out more »