Allison Perry

Markey Hosting Inaugural "Expressions of Courage" Celebration

Published: Jun 5, 2014

LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 5, 2014) --  The University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center will host Expressions of Courage, a creative exhibit to honor those who have been affected by cancer on Friday, June 6.

 

Featuring the creative work of more than 30 participants, this inaugural event will take place in the atrium of Markey's Combs Research Building from 1 to 5 p.m. Cancer Center Director Dr. Mark Evers will give opening remarks and lead attendees in a moment of silence to begin the afternoon.

 

Exhibits include visual art, poetry readings, dance exhibitions, and vocal and instrumental performances by patients, survivors, and friends and family. Everyone Is encouraged to attend, enjoy the artwork and performances, and show their support. Light refreshments will be served.

 

Expressions of Courage was made possible by gifts from the Markey Cancer Foundation and Biological Systems Consulting, Inc.

 

MEDIA CONTACT: Allison Perry, (859) 323-2399 or allison.perry@uky.edu

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