Redefining the Classroom

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Palm of the Hand Memoir Writing Workshop

11:30 AM until 12:30 PM

Organization: Activities Board

Description: The Palm of the Hand Memoir Writing Workshop is held on the first Tuesday of every month in the LSSU Kenneth J. Shouldice Library from 12:30 pm " 1:30 pm. Inspired by the flash fiction of Yasunari Kawabata, Michael Czarnecki combined his love of memoir with this modern writing form to create “Palm of the Hand Memoirs,” an art he describes as “a short (600 words or less) memoir that is about one specific memory, or experience, in your life.” These workshops are free and open to the public. No registration is required, and new participants are always welcome. For more information, call the KJS Library at (906) 635-2815.

Location: KJS Library Learning Commons

Contact: Teresa Yelverton-Johnson

2017 BE Inspired Series speaker Mary Anne Gale

6:00 PM until 8:30 PM

Organization: Public Relations

Description: Former Procter and Gamble vice president and local businesswoman Mary Anne Gale will share advice from her book, Running for Office - Getting Yourself Elected to the Career You Really Want as a part of Lake Superior State University's 2017 BE Inspired Series. Her presentation begins at 6 p.m., Feb. 7, in the Kenneth J. Shouldice Library Commons. Gale was Procter and Gamble's first female plant manager and first female vice-president of P & G's manufacturing organization. She currently resides in Cheboygan, Mich., with her husband, Bob. The Gales own and run the Mackinac Island businesses, The Original Butterfly House and Insect World.

Location: Kenneth J. Shouldice Library Commons

Contact: Janine Murray

February 2017