Sunday, April 03, 2011

NOSOTROS film showing Apr. 6 to benefit Cancer Society

Poster announcing the NOSOTROS showing of the film Pan's Labyrinth on Wednesday, Apr. 6, to raise funds for the American Cancer Society. Click on image for larger version. (Poster courtesy Julio Rivera)

HOUGHTON -- The NOSOTROS organization of Latino students at Michigan Tech has formed a team for the 2011 Relay for Life, a life-changing event that gives everyone in communities across the globe a chance to celebrate the lives of people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and fight back against the disease.

NOSOTROS will be showing the Spanish film Pan's Labyrinth at 8:15 p.m. on Wednesday, Apr. 6, in Fisher 135 on the Michigan Tech campus. Cost per person is $3 (All funds go to the American Cancer Society). The movie is in Spanish with English subtitles and is rated R.*

Questions? Please contact jlrivera@mtu.edu. This event is sponsored by the Michigan Tech Undergraduate Student Government.

The Michigan Tech University 2011 Relay for Life will take place from 7 p.m. Friday, Apr. 15, to 7 a.m. Saturday, Apr. 16, at the Michigan Tech Student Development Complex (SDC). Click here for details.

Copper Country Relay for Life to be June 24-25, 2011

The 2011 Relay For Life of the Copper Country will take place from 1 p.m. on June 24, 2011, to 1 p.m. June 25, 2011, at the Houghton High School Track.

The Copper Country Relay For Life Team Captain Kickoff will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12, at the Magnuson Hotel Franklin Square Inn (formerly Best Western Franklin Square Inn), 820 Shelden Ave., Houghton. Invite any interested in Relaying! **

*Click here to learn more about the film Pan's Labyrinth.
** Click here to learn more about the Copper Country 2011 Relay for Life.

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