Briefs for Jan. 20-24, 2007
Peace during fests
RE:VOLVE, a local company creating products spreading a message of peace and environmental responsibility, will be in the Style Suite during the movie festivals helping spread to word of its gear. Its threads are organic and proceeds from the sale of the apparel is given back to help organizations create a better world like Bobby Kennedy Jr.’s Waterkeeper Organization and the Peace Alliance.
Sundance Panel Discussions
The 2007 Sundance Film Festival announced the topics, participants, times, and locations of the panel discussions taking place during the festival, which runs through Jan. 28 at the Sundance Resort, in Salt Lake City, and in Ogden, Utah. The festival panel discussions stimulate animated debates between filmmakers, industry representatives, journalists, historians, authors, and scholars on a host of topics important to the international filmmaking community. For a list of panel discussions and times, log onto http://www.sundance.org.
Lorenzo Cano, an activist focused on the rights of Chicanos and Latinos, will present a lecture at Westminster College titled "The Latino Factor in the Diversity Debate: Consequences for Our Nation’s Future," on Tuesday, Jan. 30 at 7 p.m. in the Bill and Vieve Gore School of Business Auditorium. The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information, call (801) 832-2680.
The David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah will be hosting an information session for anyone interested in earning a graduate business degree (MBA). The session will be held on Feb. 6 from 5:30 7 p.m. in room 207 of the Park City Library.
The Park City Police Department continues to investigate a series of vehicle burglaries in the overnight hours between Monday and Tuesday, indicating most of the cases were on the same street in Old Town.