Heritage Week is an annual campus-wide celebration of culture and heritage. The Cultural ResourceCenter (CRC), in partnership with various other campus departments, hosts this week of cultural events, artwork, live entertainment, interactive learning, authentic meals and much more. Throughout the week global cuisine will be available in the Market Place and multiple events will take place around campus. Below is a list of events taking place this week.
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
11:00 am: Heritage Chapel, Reardon Auditorium
Jose Torres, Joe Thomas and Todd Faulkner will be sharing on our theme, “Remember Reflect Reconnect.” New Image Gospel Choir will be leading in worship.
7:00 – 8:30 pm: Celebration of Dance, Reardon Lobby
The purpose of this activity is to expose the campus to a variety of different styles of cultural dance. Instructors will share about the history and origins of this style of dance; demonstrate with a routine; and then teach the audience simple moves so that everyone can join in.
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
11:00 am – 1:00 pm: Market Fair, Bottom of Decker Hall
The market fair is designed to showcase various ethnic/regional art, jewelry, music and commerce styles. Come and see what is happening in our campus community. This is a unique opportunity.
Thursday, March 1, 2012
10:00 am – 1:00 pm: Where Do You Come From?, Mocha Joe’s
The genealogist from Anderson Public Library will be available in Mocha Joe’s for anyone who would like help in tracing their ancestry.
7:00 – 8:30 pm: Poetry Beats, Mocha Joe’s
Poetry Beats is an evening of personal expression. Join us in a celebration of culture and heritage through poetry in Mocha Joe’s.
Friday, March 2, 2012
7:00 – 8:30 pm: Image Fest Concert, Reardon Lobby
Image Fest is a celebration of diverse styles of music sponsored by the New Image Gospel Choir of Anderson University. The mission of the choir is to knock down the barriers of race and bring about unity through worship. Because Image Fest is essentially a celebration of heritage through song, it seems ideal to offer this unique worship experience during Heritage Week.
9:00 pm – Midnight: Soccer Tournament, Kardatzke Wellness Center
This event will provide an opportunity for students campus-wide to participate in a fun time of competition. CAB and Intramurals will be our host for this event.