posted February 22, 2010

“Women of Color Celebration and Senior Recognition Dinner” Is March 10

Testimonials by outstanding senior students reflecting on their experiences at Hope College will be featured during the Women of Color Celebration and Senior Recognition Dinner on Wednesday, March 10, at 6 p.m. in the Maas Center auditorium.

The students scheduled to speak are seniors Eunjee Choi of Seoul, South Korea; Ayne-Ka Colleton of Upper Marlboro, Md.; Alison Garza of Mundelein, Ill.; and Emily West of Wyoming, Mich.  Also included in the evening celebration will be a senior recognition for all graduating students of color.

The event is hosted by Hope College Office of Multicultural Education and the Dean for International and Multicultural Education, and co-sponsored by Varnum, attorneys at Law.

Tickets are $7 for the general public and $5 for members of the college's faculty and staff.  There is no charge for Hope students.  Tickets are available through the office of multicultural education at Hope.  Open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., the office is located on the first floor of the Martha Miller Center for Global Communication, and can be e-mailed at ome@hope.edu or called at (616) 395-7867.

The Maas Center is located at 264 Columbia Ave., on Columbia at 11th Street.  The Martha Miller Center for Global Communication is located at 257 Columbia Ave., at the corner of Columbia Avenue and 10th Street.