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 worsening weather conditions, the Jackson campus will close at 3:30 p.m. today.
Evening classes at Germantown are canceled for tonight.