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IUN Hosts Discussion on Palace Theatre in Gary

On Friday, April 12, Sonja Wagenar will be leading a presentation and discussion entitled "Palace of the Common Man." The presentation highlights the architectural features of the building, the possible opportunities for preservation, and a look at the social impact neighborhood theaters had in the 30s and 40s.

The presentation will take place at 5:00 p.m. at the Library Conference Center, room 110 on campus. Pizza and beverages will be provided. This event is FREE and OPEN TO THE COMMUNITY. Proceeds from the Anthropology Club Book Sale have made this event possible.

For more information, contact Bob Mucci, professor of Anthropology, at (219) 980-6607 or



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Michelle Searer
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