New Haven’s Akua Naru Returns Home with Gateway Virtual Performance
March 24, 2021
Global poet, producer, MC, and rapper Akua Naru will take the virtual stage in celebration of Women’s Her-Story Month at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, March 26 at Gateway Community College (GCC).
A native of New Haven, CT, Naru returns “home” where her love of literature, poetry, and music began. The performance is free and open to the public. A Q&A session will directly follow the performance.
Yale Center for British Art celebrates the inaugural Gateway to British Art Prize winners
The Yale Center for British Art has partnered with Gateway Community College (GCC) to launch the Gateway to British Art Prize. The aim of this initiative is for students across academic disciplines to select one artwork from the Center’s collections (this year using the museum’s extensive online collection) and to write about it in a thoughtful, persuasive way.