Three Lectures on the Philippines by Prof. Ambeth OcampoSeptember 1, 11:00am - 12:00am
Leeward Campus, ED 201 & 202
"Rizal in Dapitan: The Triumph of Life over Death." UH Leeward Community College, ED 201 & 202 Lecture Rooms (Diamond Head side of the campus). Co-sponsored with Knights of Rizal.
Date: Aug 31, 2017 (Thursday), 10:30-11:45 am
Contact: Raymund L. Liongson, (808) 455-0557, email firstname.lastname@example.org
This year marks the 125th anniversary of Jose Rizalâ€™s arrival in Dapitan, his place of exile from 1892 to 1896. A lesser man would have crumbled in depression and boredom but Rizal turned his misfortune around and contributed to the development of the sleepy town through education and civic work that is the bedrock on which to build nationhood.
In addition, Prof. Ocampo will also lecture on "Mukhang Pera: Banknotes and Nation" at the Philippine Consulate General at Pali Highway, August 29, 2017 (Tuesday), 5:30-6:30 pm. By invitation only. RSVP to (808) 595-2581 or email@example.com.
The third and final lecture is "Interrogating Presidential Papers: Marcos diaries," September 1, 2017 (Friday), 12:00-1:00 pm. East-West Center Burns Hall, 1601 East-West Road, Honolulu, Hawaii 96848. Pls RSVP to (808) 944-7111 or EWCInfo@EastWestCenter.org
About the Lecturer:
Prof. Ambeth R. Ocampo is a celebrated Filipino historian, academic, journalist and author best known for his writings on Philippine national hero, Dr. Jose Rizal. He was Consultant to the Numismatic Committee of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas and was involved in the design of the present new generation currency banknotes. He is a professor at the Ateneo de Manila University and writes a column on Philippine history for the Philippine Daily Inquirer.
None. Free and open to the public.
Center for Philippine Studies, Mānoa Campus
Friday, September 1
Women's Center Open HouseMānoa Campus, Queen Liliuokalani Center for Student Services 211
E Liliâ€˜u Ä’: Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Queen Liliâ€˜uokalaniMānoa Campus, Queen Liliâ€˜uokalani Center for Student Services Building
AS(YOU)H WeekMānoa Campus, Campus Center Courtyard
Three Lectures on the Philippines by Prof. Ambeth OcampoLeeward Campus, ED 201 & 202
Interrogating Presidential Papers: The Ferdinand Marcos DiariesMānoa Campus, John A. Burns Hall, Room 4111, 1601 East-West Road
Economics Final OralMānoa Campus, Saunders 542
International Coffee HourMānoa Campus, QLC 412
Crossing the Great Divide: Mid-Century Modernism on the Korean PeninsulaMānoa Campus, Center for Korean Studies
Medical Innovation and Design ProgramMānoa Campus, iLab
Ethnic Food NightMānoa Campus, 1820 University Avenue