“No Hate Week” Observance

BLOOMSBURG— Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania will observe “No Hate Week, from Nov. 11-16. “No Hate Week” at Bloomsburg University is a week dedicated to increasing awareness of different cultures on campus. 

The weeklong event will start with The Campus Church Visitation “No Hate Sunday” on Sunday, Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. in the Kehr Union Building Multicultural Center, room 230. Bethel Deliverance International from Philadelphia and Pastor Martin Harris Sr. from F.O.C.U.S Young Adult Ministry will be presenting. Prior to the start of the event, a free breakfast will be served at 10:45 a.m. The “No Hate March” will begin at 2 p.m. on the Carver Hall steps.

On Monday, Nov. 12, at 7 p.m. in the Kehr Union Building Multipurpose room 345B, guest lecturer Odell Bizzell will be presenting a talk titled “Stand Your Ground: How to Become What They Don’t Want You To Become.” Bizzell is a national blogger, speaker, author, and entrepreneur that has been featured in USA Today, CNBC, Yahoo Finance, and more.

On Tuesday, Nov. 13, the “What is Hate Program” panel discussion will take place at 7 p.m. in Kehr Union Building Multipurpose, room 345A.

The “Red Table Program” will be on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 7 p.m. in the Kehr Union Building Multipurpose room 345A. During this program, students will openly discuss hate issues.

“Coffee Klatch” will take place on Thursday, Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. in the Kehr Union Building Multipurpose room 345B where students will showcase their poetry on no hate issues.

The Unity Diversity Potluck Dinner will be taking place on Friday, Nov. 16 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the Kehr Union Building Hideaway Room 231. The potluck dishes should feed five or more people. Drinks, dessert, and bread items will be provided. To sign up, please go to the Kehr Union Building Multicultural Center, room 230, the last day to RSVP is Thursday, Nov. 15.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 8,900 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.