Poverty Simulation Exercise
What does it mean to live in poverty? Participate in a poverty simulation exercise where students, faculty and staff will be assigned roles as members of families.
- You will be assigned a role in a family.
- About 15 minutes of the simulation will be like a week in your life.
- You have to make ends meet….You have to pay the rent.
- In the end, we ask you to think about what you did, how you felt and what you learned about poverty.
The exercise will be conducted by Ronald Duncan, a community educator in Illinois, who has designed and conducted numerous poverty simulations. He is licensed by the Missouri Community Action Network.
RSVP to email@example.com by January 25th.
Sponsored by Subsistence Marketplaces Initiative, Marketplace Literacy Project and A-LIST Marketing Pathway.
Thursday, January 30 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Hilton Center for Business, Room 300
1 LMU Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90045