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West Forum Events

These are upcoming events that we think you'll enjoy on campus!

 

01/19/2021 at 7:00 p.m.

What Comes Next in the Presidential Transition?

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes | Admission: Free. Click here to register. | Event Contact: moyonk@winthrop.edu | 803/323-4663

NOTE: To receive credit for attending this event, students must submit a 250-word petition after the event (see details below).

    Program: Lecture & discussion
    Family Friendly: No
    Description: Learn about how the Office of the President transitions from one person to another.

    Guidelines for Credit: To receive credit, students must attend the entire event and submit a 250-word reflection in a survey distributed at the end of the event. For questions regarding credit, please contact culturalevents@winthrop.edu.

Virtual via Zoom

 

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What Comes Next in the Presidential Transition? Poster (pdf - 1.5m)

02/18/2021 at 6:30 p.m.

COVID-19 Insights: A Community Update

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes | Admission: Free. Click here to register. | Event Contact: moyonk@winthrop.edu

NOTE: To receive credit for attending this event, students must submit a 250-word petition after the event (see details below).

    Program: Lecture & discussion
    Family Friendly: Yes
    Description: Come gain a better understanding of what is happening regarding COVID-19 in our state and our region.

    Guidelines for Credit: To receive credit, students must purchase a ticket with their Winthrop email address, attend the performance, and submit a 250-word reflection in a survey distributed at the end of the event.

Virtual via Zoom

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COVID-19 Insights: A Community Update (pdf - 254k)

03/04/2021 at 6:30 p.m.

South Carolina Redistricting 2021

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes | Admission: Free. Click here to register. | Event Contact: 803/323-4663, moyonk@winthrop.edu

    Program: Lecture & discussion
    Family Friendly: Yes
    Description: Redistricting impacts your representation and your life. Join us to hear how to make it a more open, democratic process.

    Guidelines for Credit: To receive credit, students must (1) attend the entire event, joining the video session on time, and (2) enable their web cameras during the event, remaining in camera view throughout the event. Digital backgrounds for Zoom (optional) can be found here.

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03/29/2021 at 7:00 p.m.

Combating Sex Trafficking: Using Big Data Analytics to Identify Hotspot Hotels

Duration: 75 minutes | Admission: Free. Click here to register. | Event Contact: changc@winthrop.edu

    Program: Lecture & discussion
    Family Friendly: No
    Description: In this one-hour Zoom meeting, Dr. Edward Huang will present how to use big data analytics to identify hotspot hotels for sex trafficking business operations. The goal is to prevent human trafficking and increase the awareness of these activities.

    Guidelines for Credit: To receive credit, students must (1) attend the entire event, joining the video session on time, and (2) enable their web cameras during the event, remaining in camera view throughout the event. Digital backgrounds for Zoom (optional) can be found here.

Virtual via Zoom  
04/15/2021 at 11:00 a.m.

100 Days of the Presidency

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes | Admission: Free. Click here to register. | Event Contact: 803/323-4663, moyonk@winthrop.edu

Virtual via Zoom  

Last Updated: 6/10/21