Poverty Simulation: "Living on the Edge"
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 2:00 PM
Chestnut Hill College will host a poverty simulation, “Living on the Edge” on Wednesday, October 10, 2012 from 2-4 p.m. in Redmond Room, St. Joseph Hall. Sponsored by Kappa Delta Epsilon Honor Society and the Education Department, the event aims to increase awareness and promote social justice for the poor. The event is also co-sponsored by Student Activities, the Student Government Association, the Service Learning program, Campus Ministry, and the criminal justice, religious studies, and Psy.D. programs at the College.
Participants in the exercise will get to take a walk in the shoes of a family as they attempt to meet their obligations with limited resources.