Tag: Poverty Simulation

An hour in the life: The poverty simulation

| November 26, 2017 | 0 Comments
An hour in the life: The poverty simulation

On November 17, a sort of chaos took over the Student Union as students took part in a poverty simulation hosted by the Multicultural Resource Center (MRC). Eviction officers turned over the chairs that had represented students’ homes, students scrambled to gather money to pay their rent, and participants frantically ran in and out of […]

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MRC hosts Poverty Simulation at UNC Charlotte

| November 1, 2011 | 0 Comments
MRC hosts Poverty Simulation at UNC Charlotte

The Multicultural Resource Center (MRC) will hold a poverty simulation in Student Union multipurpose room 340 Friday, Nov. 4, 2011, beginning at 1:30 p.m. “This simulation is designed to expose participants not only to the reality of poverty in our community, but will provide an insight into the complex world of government services and commercial […]

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