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University Convocation - "How Far Would You Go to Change Your World?""
Start Date: 2/13/2014Start Time: 11:30 AM
End Date: 2/13/2014End Time: 12:30 PM

Event Description
Using clips from a number of her films, physician/filmmaker Maren Grainger-Monsen will explore the power of filmmaking for social change and discuss her career as a physician and filmmaker.

Dr. Grainger-Monsen is a physician, filmmaker, and director of the Program in Bioethics at the Stanford University Center for Biomedical Ethics. With Nicole Newnham she co-produced the award-winning Sundance documentary "The Revolutionary Optimists," which she also directed. She studied film at the London International Film School, received her medical doctorate from the University of Washington, and completed a residency in emergency medicine at Stanford.

The University Convocation series is facilitated through the Office of the Chaplains and planned by the students of IDS 202 (Convo: Campus/Community/Cosmos).
Location Information:
*WU Campus - Waller Hall  (View Map)
900 State Street
Salem, Oregon 97301
Phone: 503-370-6300
Room: Cone Chapel
Contact Information:
Name: Holli Davenport
Phone: 503-370-6213

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