CLASA Detroit Event Calendar

All events sponsored by the James Carney Latin American Solidarity Archive (CLASA), co-sponsored by the Hispanic American Student Association (HASA) and Gesu Peace and Justice Committee. CLASA appreciates support from UDM and the Jesuit Community at UDM. Programs are free and open to the public, and are held at UDM’s McNichols Campus (at Livernois).  For more info call CLASA Director Gail Presbey , 313-993-1124 or

Karla Lara

Wednesday, November 12, 2014
7 p.m., Life Sciences Building, Room 113

Karla Lara, a Honduran human rights activist, has been singing since 1985. She uses her singing career to challenge the masculine and macho of the world through veracious song with strong political, social and human content.

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The History of Philosophy in Africa: Does It Begin in Egypt?

Tuesday, November 25, 2014
12:45-2 p.m. , Commerce & Finance Building, Room 209

Join CLASA, the UDM Philosophy Department and the Agora Society in welcoming Dr. Anke Graness who will address the question of the significance and function of ancient Egypt for the history of philosophy in Africa.

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Ismael Moreno Coto, S.J.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
6:45-9:10  p.m., Student Center, Fountain Lounge

Join CLASA, University Ministry, HASA and the Dean of Students Office, Jesuit Community at UDM and Gesu Peace and Justice Committee for these special events in memory of Rev. Dean Brackley, S.J.  Ismael Moreno Coto, S.J. will give a pre-dinner talk on the UCA Jesuit Martyrs. Dinner is followed by reports of UDM students who went on service trips to El Salvador. 

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