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VSU’s ACTION Club Announce Activities

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VALDOSTA, Ga.— With a number of events coming up, A.C.T.I.O.N. (A Chance to Initiate Opportunities Now), VSU’s sociology and anthropology club, is looking to get the word out. Their events put a spotlight on community involvement and social health concerns.

PRESS RELEASE:

For the first annual Social Month, A.C.T.I.O.N. will be hosting several events. We encourage all students to take part in enhancing Social Month through A.C.T.I.O.N. The events as passed unanimously through the club are as followed:

*** Asterisks indicate adjusted dates

*** Social Issues in Health

  • Host: DJ Davis President of A.C.T.I.O.N.
  • Let’s talk about Lupus and Seizures with locals Markeshia Thomas and Rocky Harris.
  • Odum Library Auditorium
  • Tuesday March 3rd, 2020 @ 7:00 – 9:00 PmOpen to Public

Turning Words into A.C.T.I.O.N

  • Host: Saniah Simpson and DJ Davis
  • Vice President and President of A.C.T.I.O.N.
  • Guest speakers: Fannie Mae Jackson, Reverend Floyd Rose, and Micheal Noll 
  • March 10th, 2020 @ 7:00 – 9:00 Pm Open to Public

***Bake Sale

  • Front of Odum Library
  • Thursday March 12th, 2020 @ 12:00 – 2:00 Pm
  • Open to Public

***Mental Health from a Feminist Perspective

  • Host: Saniah Simpson Vice President of A.C.T.I.O.N.
  • Let’s talk; attentively, Dr. Rameriez (yes), others TBA next week.
  • Cypress Room at the University Center
  • Thursday March 12th, 2020 @ 7:00 – 9:00 pm
  • Students and faculty only

Democratic Debate

  • Collaboration with VSU Democrats TBA after the deadline on March 6, 2020
  • Moderators: DJ and Saniah, and Dr. Christina James or Michael Noll.
  • (Two Professors, Two Students) Collaboration with, Dr. Robbins Department Head Political Science.
  • Magnolia Auditorium in the University Center 
  • Monday March 23rd, 2020 @ 7:00 – 9:00 PmOpen to Public

March 24th Get Out To VoteGreek and student organizations push an initiative to voteTo Work on the Poll at least two members;-sign up-get training-club designate time and date for training from Deb Cox.Tuesday, March 24th, 2020 @ 6:30 am till 8 pm

Organizational Social War

  • A.C.T.I.O.N. Will send invites to all Greeks and all student organizations **An attempt for the allocation of funds**
  • Diverse Social Attempt – Pot Luck!
  • Each org will contribute one Cover Dish or Chips and Drink.
  • Palms Quad
  • TOP ORG EARNS A YEAR WORTH OF BRAGGING RIGHTS !!!
  • 5 Balloon oriented games with 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes: $100, $75, $50
  • Whoever wins most games takes first place, second places, etc.
  • At least one member from each org should be present as a representative an hour prior to help set up for the event
  • ***THIS EVENT HAS BEEN MOVED TO APRIL*** Open to greek and student organizations only

Major Event

***Mental Health  from a  Men’s Perspective

  • Host: Arianna Clark Secretary 
  • Lets Talk; Dr. Andrews, DJ Davis, Dr. James Laplant Dean of the Social Sciences and Humanities
  • Magnolia Room.
  • Tuesday March 31st, 2020 @ 7:00 – 9:00 PmMen Only

Bake Sale Part 2

  • TBD from revenue from Part 1.2 weeks in advanced (if considered)
  • These are the event scheduled for the Month of March. Thank you so much for your time.