KSBN will host a series of events focused on the book. Students will have opportunities to discuss the book inside and outside classes, to participate in a campus wide service learning activity, and to attend lectures and programs designed to stimulate thinking about the book's numerous important social issues.

Past Events

Date Location
Unintended Consequences, a contemporary dance piece 
inspired by The Immortal Life of Henrietta LacksWinterDance 2012
11/29-12/1 Nichols Theatre
Speaking the Silences: Women and Race in Kansas History Tue 10/30
7:00 pm
 Hemisphere Room, Hale Library
Bascom Lecture, HeLa cells and biomedical research: 
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly 
by Yvonne Reid.
Wed, 10/10 
7:00 pm
Student Union Forum Hall 
 Ethics of Research Panel Tue 10/2
4:00 pm  
Leadership Studies Town Hall 
 Lacks family visit  Thur 9/20
7:00 pm 
K-State Student Union Ballroom
Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Book Discussion Tue, 9/18
7:00 pm
Manhattan Public Library Auditorium
Book Discussion Tues 8/2 Leadership Studies123 and

Kramer Dining Center 120

KSBN Book Launch  Tue 3/13 K-State Student Union Courtyard

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