Few student tickets left
The Campus Life and Auxiliary Services office announced that there are a limited number of student tickets available for the Pitt State vs. Southwest Baptist football game Saturday, Sept. 21.
Tickets are free and may be obtained from the ticket office located in the Weede. Students must have student ID’s present and tickets will go on a first-come, first-served basis.
Family art morning
Children ages 5 to 12 are encouraged to explore the PSU Art Gallery exhibits from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 28, in Porter Hall.
The morning will feature a presentation about the exhibits, which are focused on the theme “Recycling Art” based on the environmental photography exhibit “A Strange Place to Call Home.”
The event is sponsored and run by the student chapter of National Art Education Association. For more information call Sunghee Choi, assistant professor of art education, at 620-235-4310.
Enactus receives grant
Pitt State Enactus students have received a grant of $10,850 from the Pritchett Trust Foundation to open a new store in downtown Pittsburg. The grant is the largest ever received by the group.
The store will sell products produced by the 10,000 Villages organization to include handmade gifts, jewelry and pieces of art from artists in Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Middle East. Profits fund food, education, healthcare and housing for artists who would otherwise be unemployed.
The University Art Association will hold a night of interactive interpretive art history from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19, at Holiday Lanes.
Students are encouraged to dress as their favorite artist. There will be prizes for “Best Costume,” “Most In character,” and “Best” and “Worst Bowler” of the night.
The cost is $10. For more information contact Ross Schartel at firstname.lastname@example.org.