Celebrating Rumi in the 21st Century
Nov. 3, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.;Parlor C, The Union
Come celebrate Rumi’s 800th birthday! The medieval Islamic poet, philosopher, and scholar will be celebrated during this conference and cultural event. Admission is free.
For more information contact Emine Evered at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Peace Corps General Information Meeting
Nov. 7, 6-7:30 p.m.;Room 201, International Center
Find out what it is like to be a Peace Corps volunteer and how you can become one. The meeting will provide information about how to apply to the Peace Corps and what the benefits of service are. Anyone interested is welcome.
For more information contact email@example.com.
Global Plate Dinners
Nov.13 – Nov.15; Residence Hall Cafeterias
Eat your fair share of curry, bangers and mash and falafel when residence halls on campus serve dinners featuring food from India on Nov. 13, Ireland on Nov. 14, and Greece on Nov. 15. Representatives from the Office of Study Abroad will be available to discuss international opportunities in select dining halls.
Latin Dance Night
Nov. 14, 7-11 p.m.; McDonel Hall Kiva
La Casa, a Spanish Writing Center located in McDonel Hall, invites you to a night of Latin dancing. Free lessons will be provided beginning at 7 p.m., and an open dance will follow at 8:30 p.m.
Sweet Honey in the Rock
Nov. 16, 8 p.m.; Cobb Great Hall, Wharton Center
Sweet Honey in the Rock is an a cappella ensemble group that incorporates blues, gospel, rap, jazz and traditional lullabies into their sound. Their performance at the Wharton Center is open to the public and tickets range from $20 to $33.
For more information contact Bob Hoffman at firstname.lastname@example.org.