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Sign Making for Women's Gathering

There will be a sign-making party for the Richmond Indiana Women's Gathering on Thursday, January 17th, from 8:30 - 10 p.m., at the Multicultural Resource Center in Runyan Center with tea and brownies. We will bring the snacks and art supplies, if you bring your excitement for the gathering. The gathering takes place on Saturday, January 19th, from 1 - 3 p.m., at Elstro Plaza.


Counseling Services Access

Counseling Services hours for this semester are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., closed daily at lunch, and on weekends. Phone counseling remains available 24/7 and during office closures at 765-983-1221. Appointments for Counseling Services can be made confidentially on the Counseling Services website at <www.earlham.edu/counseling services>. In the event of an emergency, please contact Public Safety at 765-983-1400.


Student Employment Opportunities

The Joseph Moore Museum is hiring students for several work opportunities this spring, including in outreach, collections, breakout hosts and marketing teams. JMM can hire both work-study and non work-study students. See Handshake for application information.


Outreach Training Workshops

The Joseph Moore Museum is holding a series of Outreach Training Workshops to train new tour guides. Workshops will be held January 20th, 27th, and February 3rd and are available to students with work-study and without. Find out more at <http://earlham.edu/joseph-moore-museum/become-a-tour-guide/> and apply for the JMM Outreach Team through Handshake.


Welcome Back Celebration

Earlham College and the Department of Athletics invites the entire College community to a Welcome Back Celebration. The event will be held on Wednesday, January 16th, in the Druley Performance Gymnasium at 7:30 p.m., when the women's basketball team tips off against Defiance College. The night will include free pizza, popcorn and drinks as well as events throughout the game and prizes. Join the campus community to kick off the spring semester. For more information, contact Erica Lemm at <lemmer@earlham.edu>.


MLK Jr. Keynote Speaker: Janaya Khan

Janaya Khan speaks on "Demanding Social Transformation, Justice, and Equality for All" as this year's Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Keynote Speaker, on Monday, January 21st, at Goddard Auditorium in Carpenter Hall. An International Ambassador for the #BlackLivesMatter Network, Janaya brings a timely message about the transformational power of protest. Janaya is a leading activist who engages you in a profound discussion about social justice and equality. Admission is free; No tickets are required. Read more about this event at: <https://earlham.edu/news/events/event/?id=67259>. More about Earlham's Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration is online at: <https://earlham.edu/mlk-celebration>.


Zero Hunger Course Informational Meeting

Jonathan Diskin and Jana Schroeder are teaching a one-credit course this semester called Zero Hunger Campus Initiative: Research and Action (EPIC 240). They will hold an informational meeting about the course this Thursday, January 17th, at noon in the CoLab with lunch provided. Everyone who wants to take the course or who is interested is asked to attend. The regular course meeting time will be set during this meeting. Anyone who cannot attend is asked to send their class schedule and any other time commitments to <jond@earlham.edu> and <schroja@earlham.edu> before the Thursday meeting. This course will provide students an opportunity to learn about hunger and food policy in the U.S., connect with local groups addressing hunger and food insecurity, identify a community-driven research topic, produce an issue or policy brief based on the research, present this research to local and Earlham audiences, and organize and participate in a local advocacy activity. Students will receive guidance from the staff of the Congressional Hunger Center and local community partners. They will have the chance to learn effective community-based research and social change strategies and contribute to local initiatives addressing hunger and its root causes.


Spring Rec Sports Registration is Open

Registration for the Spring 2019 Rec Sports season is open. Indoor Soccer is up first, and starts on January 27th. Get a team together and register on <IMLeagues.com/Earlham> today.


Student Council 2019 Position Application

The Student Council of Spring 2019 is looking for a Recording Clerk, Senate Clerk, and Nominations Representative to join our team. Please follow the link below for more information, and to apply by midnight on Friday, January 18th. <https://goo.gl/forms/M85Y6OTyYP70V1mC2>


Choir Auditions

Come sing with Earlham Choirs as we prepare two big spring shows: a tribute to Leonard Bernstein (w/ orchestra in City Hall) on April 13th, and a meditations-themed, end-of-semester concert on April 28th. Please contact Alex Grabarchuk at <grabaal@earlham.edu> for audition information.


Drag Show

Do you want to come out and see your friends in Drag? Then Spectrum has the perfect event for you. On Friday, January 25th, Spectrum is hosting a Drag Show starting at 9 p.m. in Wilkinson Theatre, so come along, bring your friends, and watch some Earlham students rock the stage in drag.


Sign Making for Women's Gathering

There will be a sign-making party for the Richmond Indiana Women's Gathering on Thursday, January 17th, from 8:30 - 10 p.m., at the Multicultural Resource Center in Runyan Center with tea and brownies. We will bring the snacks and art supplies, if you bring your excitement for the gathering. The gathering takes place on Saturday, January 19th, from 1 - 3 p.m., at Elstro Plaza.


Counseling Services Access

Counseling Services hours for this semester are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., closed daily at lunch, and on weekends. Phone counseling remains available 24/7 and during office closures at 765-983-1221. Appointments for Counseling Services can be made confidentially on the Counseling Services website at <www.earlham.edu/counseling services>. In the event of an emergency, please contact Public Safety at 765-983-1400.


Student Employment Opportunities

The Joseph Moore Museum is hiring students for several work opportunities this spring, including in outreach, collections, breakout hosts and marketing teams. JMM can hire both work-study and non work-study students. See Handshake for application information.


Bethany Seminary Presents The Recital Series

Bethany Theological Seminary is proud to partner with the Richmond Symphony Orchestra to present The Recital Series, a free collaborative concert series for 2019. Concerts will be performed at Bethany Seminary in Nicarry Chapel. With its natural elements of stone, brick and wood, the chapel is known for being a welcoming, intimate space with great acoustics. The first concert is Sunday, January 20th, at 4:00 p.m., featuring the Swenson String Quartet. The ensemble will play works by Gershwin, Beethoven and Schubert. Light refreshments will be served.


Outreach Training Workshops

The Joseph Moore Museum is holding a series of Outreach Training Workshops to train new tour guides. Workshops will be held January 20th, 27th, and February 3rd and are available to students with work-study and without. Find out more at <http://earlham.edu/joseph-moore-museum/become-a-tour-guide/> and apply for the JMM Outreach Team through Handshake.


College Meeting for Worship

Raven Thibodeaux, senior African and African American Studies Major, will speak on “Getting Lost Along the Way” at 1:00 p.m. Sunday, January 20th, at Stout Meetinghouse. College Meeting for Worship is a weekly service in the semi-programmed style of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) that features a speaker, music, readings and open worship. Everyone is welcome.


Shuttle Available for Women's Gathering

The Richmond, Indiana Women's Gathering is Saturday, January 19th, from 1 - 3 p.m., at Elstro Plaza. A car will be available for students to get a ride to and from the event from 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. The shuttle will leave every 15 minutes. Please contact Sophia at <smlomba15@earlham.edu> if you have any questions.


Welcome Back Celebration

Earlham College and the Department of Athletics invites the entire College community to a Welcome Back Celebration. The event will be held on Wednesday, January 16th, in the Druley Performance Gymnasium at 7:30 p.m., when the women's basketball team tips off against Defiance College. The night will include free pizza, popcorn and drinks as well as events throughout the game and prizes. Join the campus community to kick off the spring semester. For more information, contact Erica Lemm at <lemmer@earlham.edu>.


MLK Jr. Keynote Speaker: Janaya Khan

Janaya Khan speaks on "Demanding Social Transformation, Justice, and Equality for All" as this year's Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Keynote Speaker, on Monday, January 21st, at Goddard Auditorium in Carpenter Hall. An International Ambassador for the #BlackLivesMatter Network, Janaya brings a timely message about the transformational power of protest. Janaya is a leading activist who engages you in a profound discussion about social justice and equality. Admission is free; No tickets are required. Read more about this event at: <https://earlham.edu/news/events/event/?id=67259>. More about Earlham's Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration is online at: <https://earlham.edu/mlk-celebration>.


Race Card Project

As part of the 2109 Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration all members of the Earlham community are invited to participate in the Race Card Project. This project was created by National Public Radio special correspondent Michele Norris as a way to foster dialogue. It aims to hear, experience, and collect the real discussions about race, culture and identity on campus. Students, faculty, staff, and alumni are invited to express their thoughts about race, cultural identity, or an evolving America in six-word essays. You can submit your essay online at https://goo.gl/forms/KrZg5wwMZXqrOTAp2 between Monday, January 21, and Friday, February 1, or complete a postcard at a table in the Runyan Lobby on Thursday, January 31, from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Postcards and online submissions will be posted in Runyan sometime during the month of February. For more information about Earlham's Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration, visit <https://earlham.edu/mlk-celebration>.


Zero Hunger Course Informational Meeting

Jonathan Diskin and Jana Schroeder are teaching a one-credit course this semester called Zero Hunger Campus Initiative: Research and Action (EPIC 240). They will hold an informational meeting about the course this Thursday, January 17th, at noon in the CoLab with lunch provided. Everyone who wants to take the course or who is interested is asked to attend. The regular course meeting time will be set during this meeting. Anyone who cannot attend is asked to send their class schedule and any other time commitments to <jond@earlham.edu> and <schroja@earlham.edu> before the Thursday meeting. This course will provide students an opportunity to learn about hunger and food policy in the U.S., connect with local groups addressing hunger and food insecurity, identify a community-driven research topic, produce an issue or policy brief based on the research, present this research to local and Earlham audiences, and organize and participate in a local advocacy activity. Students will receive guidance from the staff of the Congressional Hunger Center and local community partners. They will have the chance to learn effective community-based research and social change strategies and contribute to local initiatives addressing hunger and its root causes.


2019 Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Earlham College will honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a series of events. The keynote address will be given by Janaya Khan on Monday, January 21st, at 7:00 p.m., at Goddard Auditorium in Carpenter Hall. Other events include the Race Card Project (January 21st - February 1st), an Introduction to Kingian Nonviolence workshop (January 26th), and the film "The Hate U Give" (February 1st). For more information, visit <https://earlham.edu/mlk-celebration>.


Blood Drive

The Health Club and Center for Career and Community Engagement will sponsor a blood drive on Thursday, January 24th, from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. in the Comstock Room. Health Club members will be in Runyan to sign up donors. You can also schedule a donation time online at <www.donortime.com>. First-time donors, students, faculty and staff are all welcome to schedule a blood donation appointment. Allow about an hour for your appointment. Many appointments still available. Please help Earlham continue to be one of the largest blood donor locations in the Richmond area.


Spring Rec Sports Registration is Open

Registration for the Spring 2019 Rec Sports season is open. Indoor Soccer is up first, and starts on January 27th. Get a team together and register on <IMLeagues.com/Earlham> today.


Student Council 2019 Position Application

The Student Council of Spring 2019 is looking for a Recording Clerk, Senate Clerk, and Nominations Representative to join our team. Please follow the link below for more information, and to apply by midnight on Friday, January 18th. <https://goo.gl/forms/M85Y6OTyYP70V1mC2>


Choir Auditions

Come sing with Earlham Choirs as we prepare two big spring shows: a tribute to Leonard Bernstein (w/ orchestra in City Hall) on April 13th, and a meditations-themed, end-of-semester concert on April 28th. Please contact Alex Grabarchuk at <grabaal@earlham.edu> for audition information.


Drag Show

Do you want to come out and see your friends in Drag? Then Spectrum has the perfect event for you. On Friday, January 25th, Spectrum is hosting a Drag Show starting at 9 p.m. in Wilkinson Theatre, so come along, bring your friends, and watch some Earlham students rock the stage in drag.


Mindfulness Workshop for Students Begins Wednesday, January 23rd

Koru Mindfulness is the only evidence-based mindfulness curriculum designed for college-aged adults. In four weeks students learn practical skills that help them manage stress and open their minds. Koru is a four session course that will teach you the skill of mindfulness. It will also help you build the habit of using it in your life on a regular basis. Small group learning is utilized and it is accountability-based. The program balances active teaching with experience sharing. It's been found that participants get a lot more out of Koru if they stick with it from beginning to end, therefore attendance at all four sessions is required. So, double check your calendar before signing up. No prior experience with mindfulness is needed. Copy and paste the following link in your web browser to register: <https://koru.site/FDI1677>.


Sign Making for Women's Gathering

There will be a sign-making party for the Richmond Indiana Women's Gathering on Thursday, January 17th, from 8:30 - 10 p.m., at the Multicultural Resource Center in Runyan Center with tea and brownies. We will bring the snacks and art supplies, if you bring your excitement for the gathering. The gathering takes place on Saturday, January 19th, from 1 - 3 p.m., at Elstro Plaza.


Counseling Services Access

Counseling Services hours for this semester are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., closed daily at lunch, and on weekends. Phone counseling remains available 24/7 and during office closures at 765-983-1221. Appointments for Counseling Services can be made confidentially on the Counseling Services website at <www.earlham.edu/counseling services>. In the event of an emergency, please contact Public Safety at 765-983-1400.


Indiana University - School of Social Work - Lunch/MSW Info Session

Social Workers are the #1 providers of mental health care in the U.S. If you are interested in becoming a mental health therapist, non-profit leader or community organizer, consider graduate studies in social work. The Indiana University School of Social Work is the highest ranked MSW program in the state of Indiana, and it is ranked among the top 11% of MSW Programs in the nation. On Thursday, January 31st, from Noon - 1:00 p.m., in the LBC Commons (114-115), please join Stacey Kalima for a free lunch and a presentation to learn more about a rewarding career in social work.


Student Employment Opportunities

The Joseph Moore Museum is hiring students for several work opportunities this spring, including in outreach, collections, breakout hosts and marketing teams. JMM can hire both work-study and non work-study students. See Handshake for application information.


Bethany Seminary Presents The Recital Series

Bethany Theological Seminary is proud to partner with the Richmond Symphony Orchestra to present The Recital Series, a free collaborative concert series for 2019. Concerts will be performed at Bethany Seminary in Nicarry Chapel. With its natural elements of stone, brick and wood, the chapel is known for being a welcoming, intimate space with great acoustics. The first concert is Sunday, January 20th, at 4:00 p.m., featuring the Swenson String Quartet. The ensemble will play works by Gershwin, Beethoven and Schubert. Light refreshments will be served.


Outreach Training Workshops

The Joseph Moore Museum is holding a series of Outreach Training Workshops to train new tour guides. Workshops will be held January 20th, 27th, and February 3rd and are available to students with work-study and without. Find out more at <http://earlham.edu/joseph-moore-museum/become-a-tour-guide/> and apply for the JMM Outreach Team through Handshake.


College Meeting for Worship

Raven Thibodeaux, senior African and African American Studies Major, will speak on “Getting Lost Along the Way” at 1:00 p.m. Sunday, January 20th, at Stout Meetinghouse. College Meeting for Worship is a weekly service in the semi-programmed style of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) that features a speaker, music, readings and open worship. Everyone is welcome.


Shuttle Available for Women's Gathering

The Richmond, Indiana Women's Gathering is Saturday, January 19th, from 1 - 3 p.m., at Elstro Plaza. A car will be available for students to get a ride to and from the event from 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. The shuttle will leave every 15 minutes. Please contact Sophia at <smlomba15@earlham.edu> if you have any questions.


Welcome Back Celebration

Earlham College and the Department of Athletics invites the entire College community to a Welcome Back Celebration. The event will be held on Wednesday, January 16th, in the Druley Performance Gymnasium at 7:30 p.m., when the women's basketball team tips off against Defiance College. The night will include free pizza, popcorn and drinks as well as events throughout the game and prizes. Join the campus community to kick off the spring semester. For more information, contact Erica Lemm at <lemmer@earlham.edu>.


MLK Jr. Keynote Speaker: Janaya Khan

Janaya Khan speaks on "Demanding Social Transformation, Justice, and Equality for All" as this year's Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Keynote Speaker, on Monday, January 21st, at Goddard Auditorium in Carpenter Hall. An International Ambassador for the #BlackLivesMatter Network, Janaya brings a timely message about the transformational power of protest. Janaya is a leading activist who engages you in a profound discussion about social justice and equality. Admission is free; No tickets are required. Read more about this event at: <https://earlham.edu/news/events/event/?id=67259>. More about Earlham's Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration is online at: <https://earlham.edu/mlk-celebration>.


Race Card Project

As part of the 2109 Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration all members of the Earlham community are invited to participate in the Race Card Project. This project was created by National Public Radio special correspondent Michele Norris as a way to foster dialogue. It aims to hear, experience, and collect the real discussions about race, culture and identity on campus. Students, faculty, staff, and alumni are invited to express their thoughts about race, cultural identity, or an evolving America in six-word essays. You can submit your essay online at https://goo.gl/forms/KrZg5wwMZXqrOTAp2 between Monday, January 21, and Friday, February 1, or complete a postcard at a table in the Runyan Lobby on Thursday, January 31, from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Postcards and online submissions will be posted in Runyan sometime during the month of February. For more information about Earlham's Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration, visit <https://earlham.edu/mlk-celebration>.


Zero Hunger Course Informational Meeting

Jonathan Diskin and Jana Schroeder are teaching a one-credit course this semester called Zero Hunger Campus Initiative: Research and Action (EPIC 240). They will hold an informational meeting about the course this Thursday, January 17th, at noon in the CoLab with lunch provided. Everyone who wants to take the course or who is interested is asked to attend. The regular course meeting time will be set during this meeting. Anyone who cannot attend is asked to send their class schedule and any other time commitments to <jond@earlham.edu> and <schroja@earlham.edu> before the Thursday meeting. This course will provide students an opportunity to learn about hunger and food policy in the U.S., connect with local groups addressing hunger and food insecurity, identify a community-driven research topic, produce an issue or policy brief based on the research, present this research to local and Earlham audiences, and organize and participate in a local advocacy activity. Students will receive guidance from the staff of the Congressional Hunger Center and local community partners. They will have the chance to learn effective community-based research and social change strategies and contribute to local initiatives addressing hunger and its root causes.


2019 Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Earlham College will honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a series of events. The keynote address will be given by Janaya Khan on Monday, January 21st, at 7:00 p.m., at Goddard Auditorium in Carpenter Hall. Other events include the Race Card Project (January 21st - February 1st), an Introduction to Kingian Nonviolence workshop (January 26th), and the film "The Hate U Give" (February 1st). For more information, visit <https://earlham.edu/mlk-celebration>.


Blood Drive

The Health Club and Center for Career and Community Engagement will sponsor a blood drive on Thursday, January 24th, from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. in the Comstock Room. Health Club members will be in Runyan to sign up donors. You can also schedule a donation time online at <www.donortime.com>. First-time donors, students, faculty and staff are all welcome to schedule a blood donation appointment. Allow about an hour for your appointment. Many appointments still available. Please help Earlham continue to be one of the largest blood donor locations in the Richmond area.


Introduction to Kingian Nonviolence: Principles, Practices and Applications

Earlham will host an Introduction to Kingian Nonviolence: Principles, Practices and Applications — a one-day workshop on Saturday, January 26th, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., at the Comstock Room in Runyan Center. This workshop is facilitated by certified nonviolence trainers and international practitioners from The Center for Nonviolence & Peace Studies at the University of Rhode Island. It will introduce participants to the principles and practices of conflict reconciliation and methods for nonviolent social change inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. These strategies are applicable for achieving issues of social, economic and environmental justice, and are relevant to current challenges of violence in the U.S. and around the world. Kingian nonviolence provides a framework for improving community & police relations in addressing issues of injustice and inequality. It will also help participants develop possible applications for nonviolent responses to conflict in their personal and professional experiences. This interactive workshop will include multimedia presentations and handouts. Participants will receive a certificate of completion. To register, visit <https://goo.gl/forms/hTM7kL4KSPhSuYkb2>. Limited spots are available.


Film Presentation: "The Hate U Give"

Join SAB in watching the critically acclaimed film, "The Hate U Give" (Rated PG-13) on Friday, February 1st, at 8 p.m., at Loose Lecture Hall in the Landrum Bolling Center. Starr Carter is constantly switching between two worlds — the poor, mostly black neighborhood where she lives and the wealthy, mostly white prep school that she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is soon shattered when she witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend at the hands of a police officer. Facing pressure from all sides of the community, Starr must find her voice and decide to stand up for what's right. Content Warning: Violence & Gore, Profanity, Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking, Frightening & Intense Scenes.


Spring Rec Sports Registration is Open

Registration for the Spring 2019 Rec Sports season is open. Indoor Soccer is up first, and starts on January 27th. Get a team together and register on <IMLeagues.com/Earlham> today.


Student Council 2019 Position Application

The Student Council of Spring 2019 is looking for a Recording Clerk, Senate Clerk, and Nominations Representative to join our team. Please follow the link below for more information, and to apply by midnight on Friday, January 18th. <https://goo.gl/forms/M85Y6OTyYP70V1mC2>


Choir Auditions

Come sing with Earlham Choirs as we prepare two big spring shows: a tribute to Leonard Bernstein (w/ orchestra in City Hall) on April 13th, and a meditations-themed, end-of-semester concert on April 28th. Please contact Alex Grabarchuk at <grabaal@earlham.edu> for audition information.


Drag Show

Do you want to come out and see your friends in Drag? Then Spectrum has the perfect event for you. On Friday, January 25th, Spectrum is hosting a Drag Show starting at 9 p.m. in Wilkinson Theatre, so come along, bring your friends, and watch some Earlham students rock the stage in drag.


Mindfulness Workshop for Students Begins Wednesday, January 23rd

Koru Mindfulness is the only evidence-based mindfulness curriculum designed for college-aged adults. In four weeks students learn practical skills that help them manage stress and open their minds. Koru is a four session course that will teach you the skill of mindfulness. It will also help you build the habit of using it in your life on a regular basis. Small group learning is utilized and it is accountability-based. The program balances active teaching with experience sharing. It's been found that participants get a lot more out of Koru if they stick with it from beginning to end, therefore attendance at all four sessions is required. So, double check your calendar before signing up. No prior experience with mindfulness is needed. Copy and paste the following link in your web browser to register: <https://koru.site/FDI1677>.


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