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Greensboro College’s Tannenbaum-Sternberger Foundation Colloquium Will Address Homelessness Sept. 26

September 10, 2018 2:34 pm
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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Greensboro College’s 2018-2019 Tannenbaum-Sternberger Colloquium series will begin Sept. 26 with a session addressing homelessness.

The speaker, Marcus Hyde, an organizer with the Homeless Union of Greensboro, will speak on “’Broken Windows’ or Human Beings: Mass Homelessness, Human Rights, and People’s Bodies in Spaces.”

The event will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, in the Campbell Lyceum, 109 Proctor Hall West on campus. The event is free and open to the public; a reception will follow.

The theme of the 2018-2019 colloquium series is “The Informed Citizen.”

The Tannenbaum-Sternberger Foundation, which underwrites the series, is a private foundation that strives to improve the quality of life for the people of Guilford County, N.C., by funding projects that make a difference in the lives of the people in the community.

For more information about the colloquium series, contact Paul Leslie at 336-272-7102, ext. 5282, or email lesliep@greensboro.edu.

Greensboro College provides a liberal arts education grounded in the traditions of the United Methodist Church and fosters the intellectual, social, and, spiritual development of all students while supporting their individual needs.

Founded in 1838 and located in downtown Greensboro, the college enrolls about 1,000 students from 29 states and territories, the District of Columbia, and seven foreign countries in its undergraduate liberal-arts program and six master’s degree programs. In addition to rigorous academics and a well-supported Honors program, the school features an 18-sport NCAA Division III athletic program and dozens of service and recreational opportunities.

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