Home » News & Events » November Soup & Substance to Address Impact of International Students

Morris Campus News and Events


November Soup & Substance to Address Impact of International Students

Posted by Ashraf Ashkar, Office of Community Engagement on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012

Event Date/Time: Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 5:30 pm
Location: Moccasin Flower Room


The University of Minnesota, Morris will host its monthly Soup & Substance discussion on Thursday, November 15, from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m. in the Student Centerís Moccasin Flower Room. The event coincides with International Education Week, November 12-16, 2012. Everyone is welcome to join the discussion and enjoy a free meal.

The event provides an open forum for members of the campus and community to discuss issues of local, national, and international importance, particularly issues related to privilege and oppression. Soup & Substance pairs a delicious free meal with a meaningful discussion. The November 15 gathering will address the impact of international students on campus and in the community. This Soup & Substance event is hosted by the International Student Association, International Student Programs, and the Office of Community Engagement.

Soup & Substance is hosting a second event on Tuesday, November 27, from 5:30 until 7 p.m. in Imholte Hall 112, in recognition of Native American Heritage Month. The discussion is open to all who wish to share their opinions and experiences.

For more information, contact Ashraf Ashkar, Office of Community Engagement Assistant Coordinator, at aashkar@morris.umn.edu or 320-589-6276.