Honors Event: Fifth Annual Thanksgiving Dinner & Cultural Celebration


November 20, 2017    
5:00 pm-8:00 pm

Event Type

You are invited to the 5th Annual Honors College, Office of International Students, and Orthodox Christian Campus Ministries’ Thanksgiving Celebration!

Please join the Honors College, the Office of International Students, and OCCM for a Thanksgiving dinner & cultural celebration on Monday, November 20. We will gather in the Multi-Purpose Room (campus center) from 5:00-8:00 pm for good food & good company. Our event will feature a traditional Thanksgiving dinner, along with holiday-themed activities.

We have space for 50 Honors College students to join us for this event & seats will be reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. The sign-up sheet is available by visiting here. The last day to RSVP (space permitting) is Friday, November 17. This event may be counted as an Honors Event (late arrivals/early departures will not be accepted).

As entrance to this event, we are asking all students to bring an item of donation from our list (see below). Donation item quantities are per person (shared donations will not be accepted). All items can be purchased for less than $5. You can pre-register your donation item when signing up. There are 24 items on the list, so we can use 2-3 of every item requested. Please check the list to see what is still needed to best to diversify our donations

Donation Items Requested:


  • Peanut Butter
  • Canned Tuna/Salmon/Chicken
  • Nuts and Seeds


  • Canned Soups
  • Dried Fruits/Raisins
  • Salsa
  • Canned Fruits (with fruit juice)
  • Tomato Sauce
  • Jams/Jellies


  • Canned Milk
  • Shelf-stable/powdered milk
  • Shelf-stable soy milk


  • Cereal/oatmeal
  • Pasta
  • Rice
  • Graham crackers


  • Spices
  • Olive/vegetable oil
  • Ketchup, mustard, mayo
  • BBQ sauce


  • Soap/detergent
  • Toothpaste/toothbrushes
  • Shampoo
  • Feminine Products