Global Crossings/Bridge Movie Screening & Discussion

The College of Education's Office of Global Engagement & The Bridge join together for a Movie Screening & Discussion of the documentary I Learn America. This documentary film by Jean-Michel Dissard & Gitte Peng follows five immigrant teenagers who come together during the school year at the International High School as they struggle to learn their new land.

Join us for popcorn, movie viewing & discussion.

   "Today, one in four children is a child of immigration. Here to stay, they are the future. How we fare in welcoming them will determine the nature of our continually emerging identity -- Question for you: What does it mean to "learn America"?" - Jean-Michel Dissard, Filmmaker



Friday, March 17, 2017 at 10:00am to 12:00pm

Townsend Hall, 220 - The Bridge
38.94507721396957, -92.33006415

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Films, Students, Diversity, Faculty, International, Staff, Food/Drink

Departmental Categories

Education, Diversity Initiatives, Global Engagement



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Theresa Metz, Coordinator, The Bridge

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