Event Recap

10th Annual May Forum Recap

As the days ticked by, the anticipation built with each crossing off the calendar. Eyes were glued, watching with bated breath as the long-awaited Thursday approached. This was the moment we had been eagerly awaiting – the gathering we had marked on our calendars with fervent zeal: “AWiB’s 10th Annual May Forum.

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Navigating Through a Capricious World Recap

The evening’s tantalizing program, “Navigating through a Capricious World” explored how art equips us to navigate life’s uncertainties. The speakers lined up embodied this concept. Hiwot Emishaw is a poet, author, an advocate, and communications professional. Blen Yosef, a musician known for fusing Ethiopian melodies with contemporary influences, and Fraol Bedada, an up-and-coming comedian who addresses social issues using humor as a tool. Each speaker demonstrated art’s ability to entertain, inspire critical thinking, and deepen our understanding of the world.