News Briefs

CLS Welcome Back Party 

The Center for Latin@ Studies (CLS) is hosting a Welcome Back Party Thursday, Sept. 7, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Interdisciplinary Resource Center (IRC), room 131. Learn more about CLS and enjoy a taco bar. For more information, contact Kaylee Moreno at (231)-591-2475. 

EU Comedy Competition 

Want to open for the Homecoming Comedian, Nick Offerman? Compete at the Rankin lounge stage Saturday, Sept. 9, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. for your chance to open for Nick Offerman. The event is open to everyone. However, competitors must sign up in OrgSync. For more information, please contact Nick Smith at (231) 591-2140.

Rx Glow Run 5k 

The National Community Pharmacy Association (NCPA) will be holding their annual Rx Glow Run 5k Friday, Sept. 15. All net proceeds will be donated to the Hope House, which offers free medical services for over 660 patients per year in downtown Big Rapids. Registration costs $20 and includes a T-shirt, raffle ticket and glow apparel. For more information, please visit

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