JACKSON, Tenn. – Oct. 12, 2007 – The social work department at Union University will address the issue of poverty in South Africa at the Social Justice Symposium Oct. 16.
Entitled “Extreme Realities: Poverty and Hope in South Africa,” the symposium’s speaker will be Elizabeth Clack, field and training coordinator for the Warehouse of St. John’s Parish in Cape Town, South Africa.
The event will be held at 6 p.m. in the Harvey Auditorium in the university’s Student Union Building. It is free and open to the public.
For more information, contact Mary Anne Poe at (731) 661-5397.
Due to inclement weather, all Union campuses will be closed on Friday, March 6, with all classes canceled.
The wellness center will open at 10 a.m. and close at 8 p.m., and the aquatic center will be open from 1-3 p.m.
Friday's Preview Day has been canceled.
Brewer Dining Hall will be open from 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. on Friday. The Lex will be closed. No breakfast will be served.