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Wednesday, April 03, 2019
04/03/2019 - 11:30am to 1:30pm Pizza With The Pros: Health and Physical Education
Audience: All Students

Featured Guests:
Beth Felix, GCC Nursing School
Krystal Forsyth, Health and Physical Education Educator, Brighton Central School

Contact: Ana Olmeda (aolmeda@genesee.edu)

 

Location: Student Success Center Lobby

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
04/10/2019 - 11:30am to 1:30pm Pizza With The Pros: Business and Commerce/Health Care
Audience: All Students

Featured Guests:
Missy Marsocci, Entrepreneur
Lina LaMattina, Director of Business Programs, GCC

Contact: Ana Olmeda (aolmeda@genesee.edu)

 

Location: Student Success Center Lobby

Friday, April 12, 2019
04/12/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Poetry Reading & Workshop with Jen, Jason & Scott

Everyone is invited to join us for a reading and workshop with Jen Ashburn is the author of The Light on the Wall (Main Street Rag, 2016) and has work published in numerous venues, including the podcast The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor. Her poem "Our Mother Drove Barefoot" was selected for the 2018 Public Poetry Project by the Pennsylvania Center for the Book and distributed on posters across the state. She holds an MFA from Chatham University, where she taught creative writing to women in the Allegheny County Jail through Chatham's Words Without Walls program. She's currently working on her second full-length poetry collection, tentatively titled Our Own Thin Ways, and a memoir.

 

Here are some links to published work:

 

https://www.thefourthriver.com/issue/2018/10/22/mountain-split-fern-hollow-creek-falls-ravine-trail

 

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=our+mother+drove+barefoot+jen+ashburn&&view=detail&mid=E5DD4ADBD98DDB1AB0E4E5DD4ADBD98DDB1AB0E4&&FORM=VRDGAR

 

https://www.writersalmanac.org/index.html%3Fp=9586.html

 

Jason Irwin is the author of A Blister of Stars (Low Ghost, 2016), Watering the Dead (Pavement Saw Press, 2008), winner of the Transcontinental Poetry Award, and the chapbooks Where You Are (Night Ballet Press, 2014), and Some Days It's A Love Story (Slipstream Press, 2005). He grew up in Dunkirk, NY, and now lives in Pittsburgh.

 

http://jasonirwin.blogspot.com/

 

 

BIO for Scott W. Williams

 

SUNY University at Buffalo Professor Emeritus Dr. Scott W. Williams is a poet and author of short stories. He has been featured in New York, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Ontario and Virgin Islands. His poems appeared in "Sunday Review", "Coffeehouse Writings From the Web", "Juniper", "Peach Mag", "Ground & Sky", "Scryptic Magazine", "Le Mot Juste", "Punch Drunk Press", "Journal of Humanistic Mathematics."  The most recent of his six books are "Bonvibre Haiku" (CWP Press-2017) and a book of micro-fiction "Natural Shrinkage" (Destitute Press-2018). Scott edits the syfy poetry&flash-fiction anthology series, "A Flash of Dark" (Writers Den-2018) and "A Flash of Dark vol 2" (Writers Den-2018). Williams hosts workshops of the poetic forms Ghazal and Haiku and co-hosts the series Second Stage Writers (with Dr. Max Stephen in Buffalo, NY) and Poets Soup (with Victoria Hunter in Canandaigua, NY).

Location: T123

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
04/17/2019 - 11:30am to 1:30pm Pizza With The Pros: Creative Arts
Audience: All Students

Featured Guests:
Trace George, VSP Graphics
Kim Argenta, owner and artist, Art Ah La Carte

Contact: Ana Olmeda (aolmeda@genesee.edu)

 

Location: Student Success Center Lobby

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
04/23/2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm Student Poetry Contest Awards Ceremony

The winners of the 18th annual Student Poetry Contest have been chosen!  Please join us at 1pm in the library to congratulate our winning poets and hear them read their poems. Refreshments will be served!

Location: Library

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
04/24/2019 - 11:30am to 1:30pm Pizza With The Pros: Law and Criminal Justice
Audience: All Students

Featured Guests:
Luke Humphrey, Special Agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation
Todd L. Tryon, Retired Assistant Field Office Director, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

Location: Student Success Center Lobby

Friday, April 26, 2019
04/26/2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm The Lamp is the Moon
Forum Players Children's Theatre Production

Shawn, age 5, hates naps. During one particularly wakeful naptime Shawn finds out that her lamp wants to become the moon.  Join a trip through the imagination of a not-very-sleepy young girl.  

Ticket Pricing:

$8.00 General admission

$6.00 GCC Alumni

Location: Stuart Steiner Theatre

Saturday, April 27, 2019
04/27/2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm The Lamp is the Moon
Forum Players Children's Theatre Production

Shawn, age 5, hates naps. During one particularly wakeful naptime Shawn finds out that her lamp wants to become the moon.  Join a trip through the imagination of a not-very-sleepy young girl.  

Location: Stuart Steiner Theatre