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Explore the City With ōMA (NYC)

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You're invited to get to know ōMA, or the Office of Multicultural Affairs, a dynamic and thought-provoking organization at Pace that continues to fight for social justice. They're hosting a whole bunch of incredible events in 2018. Don't miss out!

Next Up:

ōMA Meet and Greet
Tuesday, September 11 | 3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | 41 Park Row, 8th Floor
The Office of Multicultural Affairs (ōMA) is committed to challenging and educating on themes of (un)checked power, privilege, marginalization, and social injustices. Meet the brilliant minds of this team and make new friends!

African Burial Ground Tour
Friday, September 14 | 2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | 41 Park Row, Room 910
Knowledge is power. Join ōMA on a journey to the past and examination of the present on a tour through the African Burial Ground National Monument right here in NYC. All are welcome to attend.

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power
Friday, September 21 | 3:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. | Brooklyn Museum
Part of ōMA's "Uncover NYC" series, the Tate Modern exhibition explores the origins of the "Black Art" category during a time of civil unrest. Read on for more information!

Race, Violence, and Verse: Writing in the Age of Trump
Tuesday, October 16 | 12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
Challenging the assumption that America needs to be "great again," activists, writers, and spoken word artists will gather together for an important discussion about writing in this new age of political upheaval. The workshop will be moderated by activist, writer, social justice attorney, and educator Nívea Castro, JD.

Bowling in Da' Boogie Down Bronx
Friday, October 26 | 3:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. | Van Nest Lanes
In reference to the strong influential role the Bronx played in the birth of hip hop during the 1970s, this bowling trip will offer you an opportunity to hang out and show off your skills with some pretty cool people!

Day of the Dead Celebration
Thursday, November 1 | 12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. | 41 Park Row, Room 913
This rich, colorful, and carnivalesque celebration is like a family reunion, except the guests of honor have passed on. Learn more about the history of this important holiday and enjoy the festivities!

Brew School: A Coffee Sampling for Novice and Expert Baristas
Friday, November 16 | 2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | Toby's Estate: Cage & Brew Parlor
Are you an expert on coffee? Do you want to be? This is your chance to get schooled on brewing—and maybe get a pick-me-up for that all-nighter you planned on pulling.