Redefining the Classroom

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Etiquette Dinner

6:00 PM until 8:00 PM

Organization: Alumni

Description: Get your reservation in now for an awesome, five-course catered meal, mocktail hour and etiquette instruction, enjoyed absolutely free of charge for the 60 students who reserve their tickets in advance. Make sure to arrive in the Crow's Nest no later than 6:30 p.m. during the mocktail hour in order to avoid being charged for the meal. Enjoy a wonderful meal while broadening your knowledge of dinner etiquette! Non-students are welcome to enjoy the meal for a $20 fee. Get your ticket at Fletcher Center's cashier counter or reserve online with a credit or debit card. Students -- your card will be charged ONLY if you fail to show up for the dinner. Every student who reserves in advance and shows up, will eat for free. Reservation deadline is noon on Monday, February 10. Sponsored by the LSSU Alumni Relations, Career Development and Campus Life offices.

Location: Walker Cisler Center Crow's Nest

Contact: Susan Fitzpatrick

Open House: Bayard Rustin Exhibit and Film

6:00 PM until 8:30 PM


Description: LSSU’s Kenneth Shouldice Library Art Gallery is host to a traveling exhibit this month that celebrates Black History Month by focusing on the life of a visionary strategist and activist who has been called “the unknown hero” of the civil rights movement. “Life of Bayard Rustin,” on loan from Chester County Historical Society in Pennsylvania, highlights the life of the American civil rights leader and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient most noted for coordinating the 1963 “March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.” The exhibit contains a timeline, photos and panels on Rustin’s childhood, education, pacifism, and legacy. It also includes notebooks chronicling the controversy surrounding the naming of a high school in his honor and is accompanied by MP3 players and playlists that include excerpts from Rustin’s musical recordings. The public is welcome at an open house for the traveling exhibit at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 12, at the gallery. During Wednesday’s open house, the 2003 film "Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin," will be shown twice, at 6 p.m. and 7:20 p.m. in room 203 of the Shouldice Library. There is no admission fee.

Location: Kenneth Shouldice Library Art Gallery and Rm 203

Contact: Shelley Wooley

LSSU Kuk Sool Won Martial Arts Classes

7:00 PM until 7:00 PM

Organization: Student Government

Description: Find out more about LSSU's Kuk Sool Won Club, which offers martial arts classes. Try a free class! The group meets from 7:30-8:30 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays at Washington Elementary School, one block off campus.

Location: Washington Elementary School

Contact: Karl Stolt or 906-630-1929

Planetarium Show

7:00 PM until 8:30 PM


Description: Don't miss a planetarium show tonight in the newly remodeled Ben Long Planetarium in Crawford Hall.The show will feature a program on the winter constellations and will introduce the planetarium's new fulldome theater with the movie "Two Small Pieces of Glass: The Amazing Telescope," which was produced to engage and appeal to audiences of all ages. Admission is just $2 for adults and $1 for children.

Location: Ben Long Planetarium, Crawford Hall, Rm 247

Contact: LSSU Ben Long Planetarium

February 2014