Wednesday, March 22, 2017
St. Joseph’s Lounge
Originally from Albuquerque, New Mexico, Olivia Gatwood has received national recognition for her poetry, writing workshops, and work as a Title IX Compliant educator in sexual assault prevention and recovery. As a finalist at Brave New Voices, Women of the World and the National Poetry Slam, Olivia is an active member of the slam poetry community and has been featured on HBO, Verses & Flow, Button Poetry and Huffington Post, among others. Olivia has traveled nationally to perform and teach workshops on gender equality, sexuality, and social justice at over 70 colleges and 30 high schools nationwide.
Olivia will be performing some of her poetry on Wednesday, March 22nd at 7 p.m. in the St. Joseph’s Lounge as a part of “Relaxing in the Lounge” weekly activity sponsored by the Counseling Center. This event is sponsored by the S.H.A.R.E. Committee and the Counseling Center.
The Opening Act for Olivia Gatwood will be Hilbert College student Brynn Biesik, who will be reading three of her poems.
To help raise funds for Hilbert’s chapter of Phi Beta Lambda, the business club is hosting
a fish fry on Friday March 24, 2017. The fish fry will go from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the dining hall on campus, which is located on the second floor of the campus center. Adult meals are $10.50 per person and kids meals are $6.50 per kid. There is a menu for both adults and kids. The club will also be conducting a 50/50 raffle during the event.
FISH FRY DETAILS
March 24, 2017 | 4-7 PM
Hilbert College Campus Center
$10.50 Adult Meals
$6.50 Kid Meals
Phi Beta Lambda Business and Accounting Association is a nationwide organization that’s mission is “to bring business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs.” Hilbert College’s chapter meets every week and has accomplished placing in state competitive testings for several years, planning and attending numerous business tours and networking events throughout the Western New York community, and currently preparing for a business trip to Ohio this semester.