Event Title: HR Leadership Summit
Event Description with Two Sponsors:
The Human Resources (HR) Leadership Summit is for professionals seeking to effectively lead business change in the face of today’s complex challenges.
The summit will focus on key trends found in Deloitte’s annual Global Human Capital Trends report that identifies critical human capital trends. Sponsored by Queens University of Charlotte and Queens McColl School of Business.
Event Title: Preyer Lecture: ‘The Two Souths of ’68: Remembering Revolution in these Hard Times.’
Event Description with Multiple Sponsors:
Dr. Robin Kelley is Distinguished Professor and Gary B. Nash Endowed Chair in U.S. History at the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Kelley will explore how everyday acts of resistance and survival shaped and changed the lives of civil rights activists and what led to the defeat of revolutionary insurgencies in the late 1960s U.S. south and global south. Kelley asks to what extent these histories relate to and can inform the current landscape of American civil rights movements and national politics. An open Q&A with the speaker will follow the lecture. Sponsored by the History Department, Organization of American Historians, Norris and Kathryn Preyer Lecture Series. Admission is free and open to the public.
Event Title: Actors Theater of Charlotte: ‘The Legend of Georgia McBride’
Event Description Highlighting Partnership with External Organization:
He’s young, broke, just found out his wife is going to have a baby, and now Casey has lost his gig as an Elvis impersonator. When his club brings in a drag act led by Miss Tracy Mills, Casey is given the opportunity to trade one sequined outfit for another. This music-filled comedy celebrates finding your voice and singing your own song. Presented by Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte, in residence at Queens University of Charlotte.
Event Title: World Languages’ Film Series: ‘Toni Erdmann’
Event Description with Sponsor:
The 2016 German-Austrian comedy-drama film ‘Toni Erdmann’ is about a divorced music teacher from Aachen with a passion for bizarre pranks involving several fake personas. Following the death of his beloved dog, he decides to reconnect with his daughter, Ines, who is pursuing a career in business consulting in Bucharest, Romania. She is consumed by her work and seems to have little time for her family, least of all her father. Sponsored by the World Languages Department. Free and open to the public.