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Come over to the NCI House (7025 Freret St.) anytime between 12:30-1:30 PM to have lunch and meet fellow students and NCI staff. This program is open to all students. Students are also welcomed and encouraged to study at the NCI House any time we are open. 
Since this is the last Newcomb Mondays of the semester, we will have study snacks available throughout the afternoon and stress-relieving activities! 

Come over to the NCI House (7025 Freret St.) anytime between 12:30-1:30 PM to have lunch and meet fellow students and NCI staff. This program is open to all students. Students are also welcomed and encouraged to study at the NCI House any time we are open. 
Since this is the last Newcomb Mondays of the semester, we will have study snacks available throughout the afternoon and stress-relieving activities! 

The Geechee Seminoles: Gullah Geechee Ingredients in Jazz
Bassist Melvin Gibbs and percussionist David Pleasant, known as the Geechee Seminoles, will give two events on campus on April 23, 2019 on the Gullah Geechee musical elements in jazz and popular music. The Gullah Geechee nation is an Afro-diasporic community from the sea islands near the coast of Georgia and South Carolina.

The Geechee Seminoles: Gullah Geechee Ingredients in Jazz
Bassist Melvin Gibbs and percussionist David Pleasant, known as the Geechee Seminoles, will give two events on campus on April 23, 2019 on the Gullah Geechee musical elements in jazz and popular music. The Gullah Geechee nation is an Afro-diasporic community from the sea islands near the coast of Georgia and South Carolina.

Join Newcomb Art Museum as they host Operation Restoration for an information session about their CANScantSTAND campaign. This campaign focuses on eradicating provisions the Crimes Against Nature Law which unfairly targets LGBTQ people, especially Trans-women of color. Come out on April 30, 2019 at 6 pm to learn more about this law, the campaign, and more from those who have been directly impacted by the law and have fought for its abolition. Free and open to the public!

Under the Oaks is a ceremony hosted each year by Newcomb College Institute during Commencement week. At Under the Oaks, we honor Newcomb College Institute award recipients, Newcomb Scholars, Mortar Board members, Newcomb grant recipients, Newcomb Alumnae Association award recipients, outstanding faculty, and the Newcomb College Class of 1969. 

Morgan Parker is the author of the poetry collections Magical Negro (Tin House 2019), There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyoncé (Tin House 2017), and Other People’s Comfort Keeps Me Up At Night (Switchback Books 2015). Her debut young adult novel Who Put This Song On? will be released by Delacorte Press on September 24, 2019. A debut book of nonfiction is forthcoming from One World / Random House. Parker received her Bachelors in Anthropology and Creative Writing from Columbia University and her MFA in Poetry from NYU.

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