GLOBAL LEARNING CENTER OF WICHITA PRESENTS
Glimpses of Sikkim
By Lakshmi Kambampati
Different communities, cultures, religions, and customs find a perfect blend in the state of Sikkim, tucked in the Himalayan Mountains. Kambampati will share these aspects and her experiences of a school in Gangtok and landmarks of Kathmandu.
Sunday – August 23rd
Lakshmi Kambampati is an accomplished mathematics educator. She received the 2014 Howard & Jeanne Johnston Global Community Citizenship Award and other awards including a proclamation by the City of Wichita on August 15, 2000 as “Lakshmi Kambampati Day” for her dedication and contributions towards educating underserved students.
4pm – 5pm Presentation
5pm – 6pm Q&A and light refreshments
At Friends University – Science Bldg. – Room 100
2100 W. Maple @ Bonn Street, Wichita, KS
Free parking available on North side of building
A donation of $5 per person is suggested to cover
the cost of refreshments. http://globallearningcenterwichita.org
League of Women Voters - Wichita Metro:
Events Celebrating the 95th Anniversary of Women's Suffrage
Wednesday, Aug. 26, 7-9 p.m. at the WSU Hughes Metroplex (5015 E. 29th Street N.) will be the National Women's Equality Day Celebration. Don't miss this major patriotic event! Former Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger will be the keynote speaker at this event that will include music and remarks from local female leaders to commemorate the actual signing of the 19th Amendment 95 years ago on Aug. 26, 1920. This event is co-sponsored by the WSU Political Science and Philosophy Department and the Wichita State University Hugo Wall School of Public Affairs. Free and open to the public.