OXFAM Social Issues Banquet
Thursday, November 21st
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
The KSU Oxfam Social Issues Banquet is a hunger simulation event designed to explore impact of hunger on global and local communities. Attendees will enjoy a meal, rich discussion about the issues of poverty and practical opportunities with local agencies through which they can fight poverty. Guests will partake in a variety of meals centered around the social issues of hunger, poverty and scoial injustice.

Preceeding the Banquet is Hunger Action Awareness Action Week which offers a series of Pre-OXFAM service and engagement activities for all.

As a follow up to OXFAM there is a 'Meet & Greet' that will offer faculty and staff, along with community partners, an opportunity to explore the challenges facing social service agencies and prossibly discuss projects that will allow for credit and non-credit baring student engagement, to address these challenges.

Below is a list of Table Topic discussions to experience during the OXFAM Banquet:
Food Insecurities * Nutrition * Sustainable Living
Housing and Homelessness * Food Economy
Public Policy * Geography of Poverty

Events run from 10/1/13 to 11/21/13

 

 

For questions regarding this event, contact (Office of Experential Learning and Civic Engagement, Tel- 330-672-7876, www.kent.edu/experiential)

Kent State University is committed to making its programs and activities accessible to those individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation, please contact Amy Quillin, Student Accessibility Services, at 330-672-3391 or aquillin@kent.edu.


 

 





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