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Film Screening: “Higher Learning” with Distinguished Gentlemen of Color

November 19, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm CST


Greetings Augsburg Community,

The Distinguished Gentlemen of Color (DGC), sponsored by Auggie Athletics, cordially invite you to a screening of the film “Higher Learning” followed by an intimate discussion on race & social justice Thursday, November 19th 2020 from 6-9pm in Hoversten Chapel.  The Distinguished Gentlemen of Color, sponsored by Augsburg Athletics, is a group of BIPOC students focused on networking, education and leadership.  This event is open to the Augsburg community and is limited to 40 participants.  Please register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/film-screening-higher-learning-tickets-128956352923 or RSVP to dixonc2@augsburg.edu

Higher Learning follows three incoming freshmen as they begin college at fictional Columbus University.  Students confront issues of race, gender and economics as they struggle to keep it together.

*This film is rated “R” and contains graphic scenes and explicit language.

 This event will be hosted in compliance with all COVID-19 protocols required by the MN Department of Health &  Augsburg University.   Registrants must pre-register, provide clearance through the Campus Clear app and wear a mask for the duration of the event.  In addition, temperature screenings will be conducted on-site.


Order of Events

5:30-6:00pm Seating

6:00-8:15pm Film Screening

8:15-9:00pm Discussion on Race & Social Justice


November 19, 2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm CST
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Augsburg College Hoversten Chapel, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
2211 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454-1350 United States
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If you need any disability-related accommodation to fully participate in this event, please contact University Events at events@augsburg.edu. Please allow for sufficient time to arrange the accommodation.