5/21/14 – Reinhold Wagnleitner (GCP Core Faculty Member) and Tom McDermott (GCP Artist-in-Residence) will present an updated version of their acclaimed Informance | Jazz – the Classical Music of Globalization at the German Historical Institute, as part of the Kennedy Center’s Blue Note at 75 celebration.
4/25/14 @ 8:00 AM-4:30 PM @ City Hall | City of San Jose (200 East Santa Clara street) – Members of the campus and community are invited to participate in the 3rd Annual Silicon Valley Innovational Leadership Forum, which will explore ideas for addressing Homelessness and Education in the region. Organized as part of the Social Innovation Initiative of the Global Leadership Advancement Center (GLAC) in the College of Business, SILF convenes social entrepreneurs, thinkers, and leaders from non-profits, business, government, education, and the community to collaborate on creating strategies and formulating innovative solutions to local social and economic issues. See the attached flyer or contact Bobbi Makani (2014 Salzburg Fellow), SILF Director, for more information.
4/22/14 – Members of the campus and community are invited to attend a variety of activities to celebrate Earth Day. Organized by SJSU’s Sustainability Board, highlights include a day-long Sustainability Fair (Tower Lawn), a Water-Wizeworkshop (3:00 PM in MLK 255), and a Sustainability@SJSU workshop (4:30pm in TH 110). Contact Lynne Trulio orMichael Fallon (2010 Salzburg Fellow) for more information.
4/17/14 @ 6:00-9:00 PM @ Student Union Ballroom – The Salzburg Scholars Club invites you to celebrate the rich cultural diversity we have here at San José State University! Come and enjoy SJSU’s 1st annual Cultural Showcase featuring performances by various student groups who engage in cultural art forms as part of their focus. This event will offer you a unique glimpse into the many cultural perspectives that can be found here at SJSU – featuring everything from Chinese, Mexican, and Eritrean music and dance to modern and contemporary ballet, traditional Filipino music, German, Italian and French opera, hip hop, and much, much more! Bring your friends, bring a date, and join us for an evening of multicultural celebration! Spartan Shops Street Eats will be selling fusion tacos outside of the Student Union. See the attached flyer for more information, join the event on Facebook, or RSVP directly.
4/17/14 @ 6:00-9:00 PM @ Student Union Ballroom – The Salzburg Scholars Club is hosting a campus-wide Cultural Showcase for students and other members of SJSU to celebrate our diversity and connect with the campus community through shared global experiences. Engage in an evening of traditional performances unique to a variety of ethnic student groups. Through music, dance, visual art, and food, we hope to educate our learning community about the richness of the cultural perspectives that our university and the world have to offer! See the attached flyer for more information, join the event on Facebook, or RSVP directly.