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Commemorating Columbus Day in the Caribbean
October 5, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Join Us for a Panel Discussion of Columbus Day in the Caribbean
Members of the college community, join us for this panel discussion. Topics of focus are:
- How the lives of Native Americans in the Caribbean region quickly changed after Europeans arrived in Santo Domingo.
- Consequently how Columbus Day is observed in the Caribbean.
Professors Andy Morse, Tom Greene and Liz Espinosa will lead the discussion.
The NECC International Studies Program “One Geographic Region” sponsors “First Friday” events focusing on the Caribbean and Central America. Students who attend and complete a feedback sheet can earn 2 Global Scholars Points. For more information, please contact Professor Steve Russell at email@example.com.