San Jose City College (SJCC) will host its 14th Annual Middle Eastern Heritage Celebration April 21 – 30, 2014. This year’s events include:
- Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. in SC-204: “An Enchanted Evening of Middle Eastern Poetry” with
selections from Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, Spanish and Urdu traditions.
- Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 12 noon in the Student Center: “Mohammed Nejad and his Ensemble.” Internationally recognized Master Musician Mohammed Nejad and his Ensemble will play musical selections.
- Monday, April 28, 2014 at 9:15 a.m. in the Community Center, Student Center: “Confluence of Religion and Science, and the Myth of the Clash of Civilizations.” A talk given by Dr. Hasan Rahim, SJCC Math Professor.
- Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 12:15 p.m. in SC-204: “The Role of Community Colleges in Peace Education.” A talk by David J. Smith, former senior program officer at the U.S. Institute of Peace and editor of Peacebuilding in Community Colleges: A Teaching Resource.
For more information about all events, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. All events are free and open to the public. SJCC is located at 2100 Moorpark Avenue, San Jose, CA 95128.