Thomas Hall art show, Eastern art students art exhibition, more this week


Cam'ron Hardy, Campus Reporter

There will be an art show in the South Quad of Thomas Hall held from Monday through Friday.  

All submissions must be at the front desk of Thomas Hall by 8:00 p.m. on Monday. Multiple submissions are allowed. 

There will be dining dollar certificates for the best submissions for residents of Thomas Hall as well as first, second and third placements awards overall.  

The annual Edible Book Festival is being held on Monday from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Booth Library.  

The festival celebrates National Library Week which allows participants to make foods based on their favorite books. For more information, contact [email protected]

Textbook Rental Service will be having a discarded textbook sale from Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

In honor of National Caramel Day, Taylor Dining Hall will be serving caramel inspired items during lunch and dinner on Tuesday. 

TRiO students will be hosting a self-care workshop on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. 

The workshop allows students to meditate and clear their minds to prepare for finals.  

The event will be held in person at the Gregg Technology Center and online through Zoom. For more questions, contact [email protected]

Career Services will be hosting a Dining Etiquette Dinner at the Brickhouse Restaurant on Tuesday from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m.  

Professionals from multiple industries will be in attendance where you can learn about network and etiquette in professional settings.  

The event is free, but there will be a charge of $20 for students who register and do not participate.  

There is a sign-up sheet in the Handshake app, and you must complete the information form. Contact [email protected] for more information.  

There will be Lumpkin College Of Business and Technology, LCBT internship opportunities on Wednesday held in Lumpkin Hall Room 2011.  

The event allows students to learn ways to secure an internship. 

Bryan Pulliam, the LCBT engagement coordinator, will be having an internship discussion. For more information, contact [email protected]

Las Cafeteras will be performing at Dvorak Concert Hall, located in Doudna Fine Arts Center, on Thursday at 7:30 p.m.  

The group tells modern-day stories of Latino and immigrant lives and sings in English, Spanish and Spanglish.  

Panther Bash will take place on Thursday at the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union from 7 p.m. until 10 p.m. 

The event will allow students to play different types of games, such as arcade and yard games to mini golf and roller skating and much more.  

There is no charge to attend.

Dogs and Doughnuts will be held on Friday from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m. in the Thomas Hall lobby.  

Students have the opportunity to eat doughnuts and interact with emotional support dogs.  

The Tarble Arts Center will be holding a Tarble After Hours event on Friday from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. 

The event allows attendees to celebrate the debut of the 2022 EIU Undergraduate Art Exhibition and 2022 EIU Master of Arts in Studio Art Exhibition.  

The EIU Undergraduate Art Exhibition awards ceremony will be held at 5 p.m., which will be followed by a fashion show at 6 p.m. 

The Latin American Student Organization, LASO, will be presenting La Fiesta Latina at the Newman Center on Saturday at 7 p.m., but doors will open at 6 p.m. 

The event will offer food, games, music and dancing.  

The cost will be $10 at the door and food and entertainment will be served.


Cam’ron Hardy can be reached at 581-2812 or at [email protected].