Tuesday, December 02, 2014

 This Week at ECM


Monday 12/1/14 through Sunday 12/7/14

Please refer to the information board when entering the ECM Center for specific meeting location within the building.
Monday December 1
  • ECM Farmer's Market noon to 3:00 pm
  • ECM Fair Trade Market 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
  • #KansasBlackOut Ferguson Event 6:15 PM
    • A "walk in remembrance" from the Kansas Union to the Burge Union
Tuesday December 2
  • ECM Fair Trade Market 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
  • #KansasBlackOut Ferguson Event 11:50 AM
    • A demonstration outside Strong Hall to show Unity with the family of Michael Brown (please wear black)
  • Tai Chi Yang Style Short Form 5:30pm for beginners 6:00pm for experienced. For more details go to: http://ecmku.org/calendar/
  • ECM's Sexuality Education Committee 7:00pm 
    • A discussion about Rape Culture with Rachel Gadd-Nelson
  • Dances of Universal Peace 7:30 PM at ECM
Wednesday December 3
  • ECM Fair Trade Market 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
  • University Community Forum Noon-1:00pm (optional meal served at 11:30am):
    • The Practical Effects of Common Core on USD 497 Instruction by Angelique Kobler, Assistant Superintendent, Teaching and Learning **For the complete Fall schedule, click here
  • Environs/Students for a Sustainable Future 5:30 Environs is a long-standing student-led environmental advocacy group at KU that works hard to promote sound environmental practices on campus, in Lawrence, and regionally.
Thursday December 4
  • ECM Fair Trade Market 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
  • Veggie Lunch 11:30am-1:00pm Join community members and students for a great vegetarian lunch with conversation and a chance to meet others. Volunteer cooks create vegetarian dishes for all to enjoy. Donations are accepted, with proceeds covering the cost of food.
  • Campus Cupboard 4:00pm to 7:00pm The Campus Cupboard is a small pantry located in the basement of the ECM Center that is open to anyone in need of food. In collaboration with Just Food and Center for Community Outreach the pantry is open every Thursday of the month. Visitors will find fresh produce, Wheatfield's bread, pasta, protein items and plenty more. The atmosphere within the pantry is very welcoming. Volunteers help sign guests in as well as demonstrate the procedure for acquiring food within the pantry.
  • Fair Trade Coffee Tasting and screening of "The Dark Side of Chocolate" at the ECM Fair Trade Market 6:30 PM at ECM
  • #KansasBlackOut Ferguson Event 7:00 PM
    • "Why Race Matters" discussion in the Kansas Union Ballroom
Friday December 5
  • ECM Fair Trade Market 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
  • International Coffee Hour 3:00pm Join us every Friday at 3pm at the ECM Center for an opportunity to share culture, language and friendship in a casual environment. Refreshments provided. In collaboration with KU Global Partners, we will have Cultural Presentations every first friday of the month.
  • #KansasBlackOut Ferguson Event
    • A vigil at the capital

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