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AHA Weekly Meeting: Religion and Oppression

Weekly Meeting

Religion and Oppression
Thursday, November 6th – 7pm
Ingraham Hall, Room 224

Religion has had a prodigious impact on our society throughout all of history. Humans have also oppressed each other one way or another during this time. How does religion figure into the oppression that happens around the world today?

Can’t make it to the meeting? Join us afterwards at Memorial Union in the Lakefront Room around 9pmfor drinks, food, and more great conversation.

We hope to see you there!

 – Nicole Niebler
   Officer

 – Mendel Mayr
   Officer

Next Week’s Meeting

Feminism
Thursday, November 13th – 7pm
Ingraham Hall, Room 224

Feminism is a term that incites everything from fear to hope to fury. Why? Do you consider yourself a feminist? Why or why not? Is feminism needed in America? What about around the world? How does religious dogma contribute to not only the oppression of women, but the suppression of human expression as a whole? Come discuss these questions and more at next week’s meeting!

We hope you can join us!

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Mendel Mayr
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Upcoming Events

Free Art Friday

Friday, November 7th – 7pm
Wheelhouse Studios (Basement of Memorial Union)

Board Game Night

Saturday, November 8th – 8pm
Lakefront Room in Memorial Union

Recent Events

Friday, October 31st – AHA Halloween Party

AHA’s first party of the year was a huge success! There were tons of awesome costumes, great conversations, and good vibes all around. Not to mention an award-winning food set-up!


Amanda with cupcakes, queso, chips, and tower of cups

Friday, October 31st – God Graveyard

God Graveyard Rose again this Halloween on Bascom Hill.  With more than 250 graves, AHA’s thought-provoking display made headlines again. For more information and pictures, click here or on the picture below!


The view of the graveyard from the south side of Bascom Hill

Saturday, October 25th – Board Game Night

Board game night was a great success, with Mafia, Mao, Resistance, Hearts, and more being played throughout the night! 

Wednesday, October 15th – Ask an Atheist

Tabling at Memorial Union

Each month AHA sets up an Ask and Atheist table in one of the unions and lets passersby have at us! Shout-out to our three volunteers who dropped by throughout the day!

 

Tyler Centers, AHA Service Chair

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