Torch News Briefs

A Night at the Recycling Center

Ferris Recyclers will be taking and collecting recyclables at the recycling center in Big Rapids on Nov. 4 from 5 to 7 p.m. Check the Ferris Recyclers’ web site for what is recyclable. For more information contact Angela Eick at

Shop Til’ U Drop Women’s Expo

On Nov. 5 Young Beautiful Black Women (YBBW) will be hosting a women’s expo where great deals will be offered on clothing, perfume, jewelry, perfume, and more. The event will be from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Rankin Center Dome Room. For more information contact Rachel Stewart at

5-Star Event: Native American Pow Wow Presentation

“The Anishinabe Tribe” – Ziibiwing Center of Anishinabe Culture and Lifestyles presents a pow wow presentation on Nov. 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Rankin Center Dome Room. Native American necklaces and dreamcatchers will be available to make and the event will feature traditional Native American dancing. This free event is put on by the Office of Multicultural Student Services. For more information contact Michael Wade at or call x5029.

“Not Evil Just Wrong”

FSU Republicans present a viewing of a film regarding the media’s representation of global warming. This event will take place at 7 p.m. on Nov. 10 in the Rankin Center Whitney Young Room (Rankin 125). For more information contact the FSU College Republicans.

Alpha Xi Delta’s Football Frenxi Tournament

Alpha Xi Delta presents its first Flag Football Frenxi Tournament on Nov. 7 at Top Taggart Fields. All proceeds from the event will benefit the organization, Autism Speaks. For more information contact Alpha Xi Delta.