Davidson College will hold the following free lectures. For more information, call 704-894-2440.
• Women’s studies lecture. “A Playwright with Heart: Reading Kokoro and the Work of Velina Hasu Houston,” by Elena Creef, professor of Asian American Women’s Studies at Wellesley College. Feb. 1 at 11 a.m. in the Smith 900 Room of Alvarez College Union. The lecture is part of a series of events leading up to the theater department’s performance of “Kokoro” Feb. 16 to 20.
• International relations talk. “Prospects for Peace in the Middle East: A Syrian Perspective,” by Syrian Ambassador to the United States Imad Moustapha. Feb. 2 at 7 p.m. in the Smith 900 Room of Alvarez College Union.
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for elementary students:
The college invites elementary school students and their families to campus Feb. 5 for an afternoon of activities centered on math, originality, science, achievement, imagination and creativity. There is no charge to participate. Visit www.davidson.edu/outreach to register online. On-site registration begins 12:45 p.m. in Chambers Building, and the program will run from 1 to 4 p.m. For information call 704-894-2096.