St. Ambrose May events


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Posted Online: April 15, 2013, 4:12 pm
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Press release submitted by St. Ambrose


THE 'AMBROSE BRIEF'

Here are two additional April event.

Wednesday, April 17
11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes'
Men are invited to don women's shoes for the university's "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" march, designed to spotlight the issue of sexualized violence against women.
Free and open to the public
Sidewalk behind the Rogalski Center, located at the corner of Ripley and Lombard Streets, one block west of Harrison Street
For more information, contact Lindsey Mack at macklindseym@sau.edu.

Thursday, April 18
7:30 p.m.
Bioethics Panel Simulation (St. Ambrose University)
Members of local hospital ethics boards and St. Ambrose faculty members will participate in a hospital ethics committee simulation. A discussion will follow and refreshments will be served.
Free and open to the public
Rogalski Center, located at the corner of Ripley and Lombard Streets, one block west of Harrison Street
For more information, contact Jessica Gosnell at 563/333-6088.

















 



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