A Week of Events Will Showcase the Culture Differences and Passions of LWC Students
Posted on Thursday, April 06, 2017 [5:28 PM]
A conference, a symposium, a festival and an expo will
put Lindsey Wilson College students, and the interests that are
important to them, on display, April 7-13.
The talks and presentations by more than 70 LWC
students will include a variety of topics including diversity,
culture, leadership, equality and gender norms. In addition, more
than 100 students will showcase their ingenuity and problem-solving
skills at the sixth-annual Business Concept Competition.
Women's Studies Conference: April 7 --
This annual spring academic conference features students presenting
papers on a wide range of women's issues including equality, social
justice and violence. The conference will begin at 9:30 a.m. CT in
the W.W. Slider Humanities Center, Room 300, 155 Blue Raider Drive,
and will conclude around 4:30 p.m. CT. Go here for a complete
list of discussions and presenters.
L3 Leadership Symposium: April 10-12 --
The three-day symposium, dubbed "Diversity in Leadership" includes
talks by LWC students, faculty and staff members about diversity in
groups, communication styles and understanding different cultures.
Go here for a
complete schedule of topics and presenters.
International Student Festival: April 12
-- LWC will hold its annual International Festival from 11:30
a.m.-2:00 p.m. CT in the Doris and Bob Holloway Health &
Wellness Center, 388 Williams Street. Guests will be able to
samples dishes from around the world and learn facts about
everything from culture to clothing from LWC international
students. More than two dozen countries will be represented. The
event is free and open to the public. Contact International Student
Programs Director Sabine Eastham at firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 270-384-8236.
Business Concept Competition: April 13
-- Sponsored by the LWC Center for Entrepreneurship, the event
invites LWC students from all disciplines to propose a business
concept and compete for a cash prize. The campus and community are
invited to this free exhibition of ideas. The expo will begin at 12
p.m. CT in the Norma and Glenn Hodge Center for Discipleship, 402
Helen Flatt Drive, and will conclude around 4 p.m. CT. For more
information contact LWC Business Division Chair Linda
McKinley-Grider at email@example.com
or call 270-384-7385.
All events are free and open to the public. For more
information email the LWC Office of Public Relations at firstname.lastname@example.org or call