GPSCNews: It's full of surprises. It's like a murder mystery party up in here.


CONTENTS:
This Week (5/28-6/02)

1. Professor Diablo's True Revue VI: "Lost and Found"

2. KORU: Intro to Mindfullness and Meditation

3. Summer Days, Nasher Nights: Dinner and a Movie

4. Duke MED Elementary - 3rd Grade Teaching


Next Week (6/03-6/09)

5. Documenting Medicine

6. Summer Days, Nasher Nights: Nasher Night Out

7. Fresh Docs Film Screenings

8. Summer Days, Nasher Nights: Live & Local


GPSC's Communications Coordinator is hosting TRIVIA NIGHT at Dain's Place on Wednesday June 5th? Seriously? Get excited.

Want to advertise with GPSCNews? READ this!
NOTE: Everything that is this COLOR and this COLOR is a link

Short week, documentary shorts, shorties
Cherished Classmates,
I hope everyone enjoyed their Memorial Day holiday, both with BBQ and with thanks to those in service. I spent a great deal of time chillaxing on my porch and feel rejuvenated for these upcoming AWESOME events! There's an intriguing art event, a personal enrichment opportunity, volunteering with kids (shorties), films, documentary shorts... Duke and Durham is serving up mad fun for you.
Come out and take part!
Fumiko Chino


This Week (5/28-6/02)

1. Professor Diablo's True Revue VI: "Lost and Found"
When: Tues, May 28th: 8:00PM
Location: Casbah (1007 West Main)
Cost: $7 in advance, $10 at the door. Buy advance tickets HERE.
Contact: Duncan Murrell
Following five full house performances since its launch in the spring of 2012, the collaborative performance series Professor Diablo's True Revue returns to the Durham, NC, club CASBAH to dig through arrowheads, love, and weather stations in a one-time event that explores the theme of "Lost and Found." Co-presented by the Center for Documentary Studies and the Hinge Literary Center, the series showcases writers, musicians, visual artists, actors, dancers and other artists who make use of documentary ideas, methods and impulses in the creation of their art. "Lost and Found" features biologist and artist Courtney Fitzpatrick, songwriter/musician Melissa Swingle, photographer Leah Sobsey, and interdisciplinary artist Jane D. Marsching.

2. KORU: Introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation
When: Starts this WEEK! Wed, 12:30- 1:45PM (May 29, June 5, June 12, and June 19)
Location: 217 Page Building (at CAPS)
RSVP: Registration Required HERE
Cost: FREE for Duke Students
Contact: Holly Rogers, MD
CAPS is offering it's popular Mindfulness and Meditation class this summer. The course, consisting of 4 classes, is designed to help you learn mindfulness through the practice of specific skills that calm and focus your mind; and through the practice of meditation. If you are feeling pressured and stressed, or just interested in learning a new skill that can enrich your life, these classes are for you!

3. Summer Days, Nasher Nights: Dinner and a Movie
When: Thurs, May 30th: 5:00-7:00PM, Movie at 7:00PM
Location: Nasher Museum of Art
Cost: Movie is FREE.
Contact: Wendy Hower Livingston
In a Dream (Jeremiah Zagar, 2008, 80 min, USA, in English, Color DVD). 2008 Full Frame Emerging Artist Award and 2008 SXSW Audience Award Winner. Free film at 7 PM in the lecture hall. Dinner patrons enjoy ample parking, two-course dinner specials and reserved film seating. Dinner reservations recommended (5PM or 5:30PM) online or call 919-684-6032.

4. Duke Med Elementary - 3rd Grade Teaching
When: Fri, May 31st: 12:00-1:00PM
Location: Trent Semans Center for Health Education: Amphitheater
Contact: Danielle Sobol
Join us in a very interactive teaching session with 3rd grade students from local elementary schools. We will be discussing nutrition and the gastrointestinal tract. 3rd graders will be visiting the new Duke Medical School (Mary Duke Biddle Trent-Semans Center) to enjoy lunch with volunteers followed by group activities. Everyone is welcome, no experience is necessary. Please RSVP for lunch.


Next Week (6/03-6/09)

5. Documenting Medicine: Documentary work by physician residents
When: Wed, June 5th: 6:00-8:00PM
Location: Center for Documentary Studies (1317 W. Pettigrew Street)
Cost: FREE
Contact: Liisa Ogburn
The Duke University Medical Center and the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke partnered to create the Documenting Medicine program, which promotes the use of documentary to explore medical issues by physician residents. At this event 14 residents from a wide range of medical specialties--psychiatry, anesthesiology, pediatrics, geriatrics, oncology, and more--will share their documentary projects with the public. The program is led by Liisa Ogburn and John Moses, M.D.

6. Summer Days, Nasher Nights: Nasher Night Out
When: Thurs, June 6th: 6:00-9:00PM
Location: Nasher Museum of Art
Contact: Wendy Hower Livingston
Celebrate Durham's trendiest eateries and bars at a progressive party that starts with a first course at the Nasher Museum Cafe. Later, visit designated venues at your own pace and enjoy NNO specials. Cafe reservations encouraged, online or call 919-684-6032.

7. Fresh Docs Film Screenings
When: Thurs, June 6th: 7:00PM
Location: American Tobacco Campus - Power Plant: Full Frame Theater
Cost: FREE
Contact: April Walton
Fresh Docs is a works-in-progress film series presented by the Center for Documentary Studies and the Southern Documentary Fund. These two short documentary films capture the intersection of art and life: Judy Van Wyk's MUSINGS OF AN IRAQI PATRIOT and Rodrigo Dorfman's TOMMY!: THE DREAMS I KEEP INSIDE ME. Van Wyk's film chronicles Iraqi artist Ahmed Fadaam's struggles to adapt to life in exile, and bringing his family to live with him in the American South, where he is a visiting professor at UNC-Chapel Hill. Dorfman's film tells the story of Tommy, who is sixty years-old, autistic, and has a life-long dream to sing with a Big Band a la Frank Sinatra.

8. Summer Days Nasher Nights: Live & Local
When: Sun, June 9th: 12:00-2:00PM
Location: Nasher Museum of Art
Cost: Music is FREE.
Contact: Wendy Hower Livingston
Enjoy live music in the cafe by area musicians and a brunch menu featuring local ingredients. Free for cafe patrons. Reservations online or call 919-684-6032.


GPSCNews is brought to you by the Graduate and Professional Student Council.
Visit GPSC's Facebook Page

Don't Forget to Check out GPSC Student Life's Facebook Page.

• Find the full version of Duke's events calendar at Events@Duke
• Post classifieds at http://dukelist.duke.edu