Every month at media services, we put up a display of media items that represent the given month. While there are many things happening in April, we decided to highlight some of the biggest and important ones. Listed below are five categories with sample DVDs linked alongside.
Held online on April 12th this event is a worldwide celebration of Indiana University. It will include binge-watching, social media engagement, IU gear and gift-giving extravaganza.
Autism/Parkinson’s Awareness Month
April is also Autism and Parkinson’s Awareness month. Events and ceremonies will be held to shine light and to promote awareness, acceptance and draw attention to the tens of thousands facing a diagnosis each year.
In honor of Earth Day happening in late April, we have put together a collection of DVD’s that help educate people of the importance of keeping our planet healthy and clean.
Sexual Assault Awareness Month
This is in honor of the movement to end sexual violence and educate others about sexual assault and how to combat it. On our display are documentaries about how this issue is especially prevalent on college campuses and how drugs and alcohol come into play.
National Poetry Month
National Poetry Month is the largest literary celebration in the world. It marks the importance of poetry in our culture and lives.