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REF NO.: 274

SUBJECT: Memorial to host Southeast AsiaAware Fair
DATE: March 29, 2005

Social Cultural Anthropology at Memorial (SCAM) will host a Southeast Asia Aware Fair on Friday, April 1, from 12-5 p.m. Come to the third floor of the University Centre and learn about the political, social and economic structure of the countries affected by the Dec. 26 tsunami in South and Southeast Asia. Afternoon events include a talk by Dr. Marilyn Porter, Sociology, about her work in Indonesia, a presentation by Cara Lewis, MUN Oxfam, about fair trade coffee, and a film about environmental and employment exploitation in Indonesia. There will also be information booths by SCAM, CUSO, and CESR. Fair trade coffee and refreshments will be available. All are welcome.

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