Watch for ‘10 Things to Know this Week’ every Monday during the spring and fall semesters. The list of events and opportunities is compiled through submissions to www.clarion.edu/coverage. To be included, items must be pertinent to all students.
Venango offers APA Citation Workshop
Feb. 19, 1-2 p.m, Suhr Library, Venango campus
Kyle Vickers from Venango's Academic Resource Center will lead an APA Citation Workshop. All are welcome.
Poet Sheila Carter-Jones presents work
Feb. 19, 2 p.m., Moore Hall
The Martin Luther King Jr. Committee and English department will present poet Sheila Carter-Jones, author of "Three Birds Deep," which won the 2012 Naomi Long Madgett Poetry Book Award, and chapbook "Blackberry Cobbler Song." Her chapbook "Crooked Star Dream Book" was awarded Honorable Mention for the 2013 New York Center for Book Arts Chapbook Contest. Free and open to all.
SAFE hosts volunteer training
Feb. 19, 5:30-8:30 p.m., SAFE office, 1302 Main St., Clarion
Stop Abuse for Everyone will host its biannual Volunteer Training Program Feb. 19 through April 18. Training will be from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Volunteers are needed for fundraising, managing donations, school programs, transportation, shelter help, office help and hotline. For information call 814-226-8481.
Workshop teaches Budgeting 101
Feb. 20, 6-7 p.m., 112 Still Hall
The Center for Career and Professional Development and Nationwide Insurance are partnering to bring three financial responsibility sessions: Budgeting 101, Feb. 20; Factors Affecting Your Budget, Feb. 27; and Creating a Budget, March 13.
'Little Shop of Horrors' opens Wednesday
Feb. 20-24, 8 p.m. (2 p.m. Sunday matinee), Marwick-Boyd Little Theater
Clarion University will present the musical comedy "Little Shop of Horrors." Tickets are $12 for adults, $6 for children under 12, and free for Clarion University students with ID. For tickets call 814-393-2787 or visit www.clarionuniversitytickets.com.
Math Club hosts chess/checkers tournament
Feb. 21, 5-6 p.m., STC 145
Join Math Club for a Chess and Checkers Tournament. Chess expert and faculty member Dr. Dip N. Bhattaharya will attend. Pizza will be provided.
Feb. 21, 8 p.m., Gemmell
Craft series: canvas art. See full schedule here.
'Mortal Engines,' 'The Grinch' are this week's Movie on Main
Feb. 21-24, Suites on Main North Theater
Movies on Main runs Thursday through Sunday and features a concession stand with a variety of traditional theater food. Check website for show times. Free for students with ID, $4 for adults.
EFSN hosts Survivor Weekend
Feb. 22 and 23, 8 p.m., Gemmell
EFSN offers fun and exciting programs and events for Clarion University students in the Gemmell Student Complex every Friday and Saturday night at 8 p.m.
Fill up on hotcakes at AYCE event
Feb. 24, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., County Seat, Main Street, Clarion
Tri Sigma sorority will host Sigma Stacks, an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast. Cost is $6. Cash preferred; Venmo accepted.
Find scholarship money at clarion.edu
Dave McFarland, director of scholarships, recommends that students seeking scholarship funds log into MyClarion Student Center and click on the "apply for scholarships" link to apply for scholarships available through Clarion University Foundation, Inc. Students fill out a main application and are shown scholarships for which they may be eligible. Most applications are due by March 29. For more information, email McFarland at firstname.lastname@example.org, phone him at extension 2108, or visit his office at 323 Becht Hall.