The Stellyes Center for Global Studies is hosting a Black Male Luncheon on Thursday, Jan. 22 in Room 302 in Alumni Hall. The event will include a buffet-style meal and motivational speaker Dr. Aaron Bruce will give a presentation called “Study Abroad and Other International Opportunities.” Later that day, the Styellyes Center will host a Welcome Back Dinner for students who have recently studies off-campus. Bruce will give another speech titled “Tips for Successful Reentry.” This event will be at 5:30 p.m. in the Lincoln Room.
ABLE is bringing social justice advocate and writer Feminista Jones to campus to speak about her social media campaign #YouOkSis, which focuses on fighting street harassment. The event will be at 4:30 p.m. in Kresge Hall. This event is free and open to the public.
Catch will be releasing their newest edition in the Trustees Room of Alumni Hall at 4:30 p.m. The event will allow attendees to pick up a copy of the new book. The event will also include readings from students with work in the book and food and refreshments.
The AnSo club and student-faculty folk band the Knox Prairie Fireflies will also be hosting a Midwinter Barn Dance in the Oak Room on Saturday from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Admission is free and dances will be taught by caller and Knox alum Gail Hintze.