Upcoming Conferences
Kansas & Missouri Councils for History Education
Best Practices in History Education
This conference will focus on the 100th anniversary of WWI and best practices in the discipline.
National WWI Museum, Kansas City, MO
September 25-26, 2014
Kansas Art Education Association
Russell, KS
October 9-11, 2014
KSWLA & FLAM Together!
Kansas World Language Association (KSWLA) & Foreign Language Association of Missouri (FLAM)
Kansas City Marriott, Kansas City, MO
October 17-18, 2014
Missouri Art Education Association
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Kansas Council for the Social Studies
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National Council for the Social Studies
94th NCSS Annual Conference
John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center, Boston, MA
November 21-23, 2014
Modern Languages Association
130th MLA Annual Convention, Vancouver
January 8-11, 2015


GIST 535/750 Literature & Society
in the Contemporary Middle East
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Come out this Sunday 2-4PM at Oliver Hall for Holi, the festival of color!
South Asian Studies at KU
HOLI IS HERE! KU's annual Holi festival has been postponed and is happening THIS SUNDAY, April 26th. The traditional spring festival of India is going to be held 2-4PM in the Oliver Hall Field. During the event, attendees are invited to participate in the festival of colors. People throw handfuls of colored chalk-like powder and water balloons at each other. The aim is to smear each other in bright colors.SUA will provide music, games, and of course COLOR. The festival of Holi marks the end of winter and the abundance of the upcoming spring harvest season.

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