Education Briefs 4/15
April 14, 2004
CCC holding Cinco de Mayo party
Clovis Community College is holding its second annual Cinco De Mayo Fiesta at 6 p.m. on April 24.
The event will be held at American Legion Post 25 at 2400 W. Seventh.
Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children 10 and under, and are on sale at the CCC cashier windows. Tickets will also be available at the door.
All proceeds from this event will go to support future endeavors of the CCC Cultural Arts Series.
ENMU to present Pulitzer-winning play
PORTALES— Eastern New Mexico University is presenting “How I Learned to Drive,” a Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Paula Vogel, at 8 p.m. today through Saturday in the Studio Theatre in the University Theatre Center.
“How I Learned to Drive” is about a young woman who is on a journey of empowerment after overcoming the tragedies experienced in childhood, according to Mr. Macias.
General admission is $3. For more information, call 562-2711.
Texas Tech receives movement collection
LUBBOCK — Kent State University recently donated their Social Movements Collections to the Texas Tech University Vietnam Center.
The Ohio university is known for the shooting deaths, on May 4, 1970, of four student protesters by National Guardsmen, an event which galvanized the nation’s anti-Vietnam War movement.
The collections contain materials related to the anti-Vietnam war sentiment throughout the United States during various conflicts, including Vietnam.