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Shop Talk

Conversations that are as open as a barber shop &  as engaged as a TED Talk.


When: February 5, 2019 @ 4:00 PM
Where: B-wing, Creative Commons 1st Floor @ HMC

Join us for a live panel discussion revolving race in North America. In recognition of Black History Month, we encourage you to share your views, thoughts and experiences. Just like your local barber shop, this event is an open and safe space where you'll be part of insightful conversations that cultivate SSU values and increase your personal awareness.

Special Guests:

Marlon Palmer (aka ThatDudeMcFly)

Marlon Palmer is a Toronto-based actor, comedian, host and YouTuber, originally hailing from Maple, Ontario. On his channel ThatdudeMCFLY, Palmer produces comedic skits, song parodies, and rants.

Read more about Marlon here.

 Adrian Wallace

Adrian Wallace, Creative Director, is a local artist from Malton, Ontario. Wallace has dived into many roles within film including writing/ creating, acting and directing. He's most  known for his work in Pull Up Your Pants (2014), Bail (2014),  Courtside (2016), and  Smitty's Got the Funk (2015).

Get the full details on Adrian's work profile here.

Bilal Dawson

Bilal Dawson, raised within the GTA, is a script writer, actor and filmmaker. Dawson can be recognized as an upcoming media influencer where his unique comedic style attracts a youthful audience. One of Dawson's most popular video includes "This is Canada," a parody hit that plays off of  Childish Gambino's song "This is America."

Check out Bilal Dawson's twitter page here. 

Attend This Event & Win Some Prizes!

You'll get a special code from the SSU Team which you can use to enter to win a giveaway to receive your choice of:

  • Sony headphones

  • Google Home

  • Nintendo classic

  • Blue Jay tickets

  • Many more!

Head over to #SS-WEGOT-U for all the details!

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Earlier Event: February 5
Ice Tea with your Vice P
Later Event: February 5
Board Meetings