There’s lots to love about February

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Thursday, February 1, 2018

Thursdays at Crown Commons honor Black History Month

The Chartwells culinary team pays homage to famous African-American chefs with culinary recreations of their favorite recipes. 

headshots of chefs featured: Duprat, Samuelsson, Terry, Lewis

  • Thursday, Feb. 1, Lunch  – Chef Faatimah’s interpretation of Bravo TV’s Top Chef Ron Duprat: French Caribbean Shrimp over Rice with Mango and Papaya Salsa
  • Thursday, Feb. 8, Lunch – Chef Melvin ‘s take on Marcus Sameuelsson of Harlem’s famous Red Rooster and Food Network: Double Dragon Rice with Grilled Shrimp
  • Thursday, Feb. 15, Lunch – Diane Moore presents Bryant Terry, Afro-vegan eco-chef:  Tofu Curry with Mustard Greens, Blackeyed Pea Fritters with Hot Pepper Sauce
  • Thursday, February 22, DinnerEdna Lewis presented by James Boulware: Sautéed Chicken with Hominy Casserole, Simmered Greens, Corn Meal Dumplings, Baked Tomatoes, Hoppin’ John and Blackberry Cobbler

Pop-up Teaching Kitchen

Learn how to properly make chocolate covered strawberries, Monday, February 12 at 3 p.m. in the Student Union Rotunda. Space is limited so get there early!

Valentine's Day

Don't forget that Union Station (main level, Popp Martin Student Union) is a convenient spot to pick up something for your sweetheart. They'll have have heart balloons, balloon bouquets and cute candy-filled mugs ready for giving on Wednesday, February 14. 

Free Postcards!

Photo of the 4 illustrated postcards for Valentines Day featuring NormSend someone a little love from Niner Nation! Four-packs of postcards featuring Norm are FREE while they last at REPROS Document Center and Mail & Package Services (lower level, Prospector) and Union Station (Popp Martin Student Union). 


Or, for giving out by hand, here's a PDF of Norm Valentines to print-and-cut

Thumbnail of print-and-cut paper valentines featuring Norm