VANCOUVER – Washington State University Vancouver is hosting a banquet to raise awareness about local and global poverty issues 7 – 8 p.m. Friday, July 10 in the Firstenburg Student Commons. This event is free and open to the public.
Upon arrival, guests (or groups of guests) will be randomly assigned to dine in one of three groups representing world income classes:
– Upper 15% – Three-course dinner
(representing the 15% of the world’s population with a per capita yearly income of $9,076 or more)
– Middle 25% – Pizza
(representing the 25% of the world’s population with a … » More …