JACKSON, Tenn. – Sept. 9, 2010 – Elizabeth Clack, director of The Warehouse in Cape Town, South Africa, will be the guest speaker for a Social Justice Symposium Sept. 16 sponsored by the social work department at Union University.
Clack is known for her work serving the church in its response to poverty and injustice. Her organization works with local congregations to develop community-based programs and offers assistance to HIV-infected individuals, high-risk youth, orphaned children, and the unemployed and impoverished.
The symposium will be held at 6 p.m. in Harvey Auditorium, located in the Barefoot Student Union Building. It is free and open to the public.
Due to inclement weather, all Union campuses will be closed on Thursday, March 5, with all day classes canceled.
A decision on evening classes at Jackson and Germantown will be made by noon on Thursday. Hendersonville evening classes are canceled.
The wellness center will open at 10 a.m. and close at 8 p.m., and the aquatic center will be open from 1-3 p.m.