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Archived Announcements for April 16, 2012


Archived Announcements (April 16, 2012)

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NEWS OF SPECIAL NOTE
  • TODAY: 43rd Annual Honors Convocation to Feature Keynote from 2011-12 Distinguished Teacher of the Year Deborah Louda, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
  • Spring Commencement Ceremonies, May 3 and 4
  • Request for Proposals: eLearning Course Development, Deadline June 1
  • Volunteers Needed for Spring 2012 Night Breakfast

REMINDERS
  • Need a Summer Work Study Student?
  • Events in Observance of Autism Awareness Month, April 21 and 28
  • Cyber Security Tip of the Month: Identity Theft
  • Take the Campus Rec Survey

CALLS FOR NOMINATIONS/APPLICATIONS/PROPOSALS
  • Excellence in Graduate Mentoring Award Applications, Deadline April 20
  • Faculty: Be Part of Academic Initiatives within the Division of Student Affairs, Deadline April 20

EVENTS THIS WEEK
  • 43rd Annual Honors Convocation to Feature Keynote from 2011-12 Distinguished Teacher of the Year Deborah Louda, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine TODAY
  • Lecture: No Warriors, Not Now TODAY
  • Lecture: Human Rights and Human Trafficking TODAY
  • Opposition of Saturn to the Sun April 17
  • Employee Service Awards April 18
  • NEW: Film: 'Pee-Wee's Big Adventure' April 18, 19
  • NEW: 'Empty Bowls' Fundraiser April 19
  • Executive Forum Lecture Series Features Laurie Silvers, President of Hollywood Media Corporation, April 19
  • Southeast National Marine Renewable Energy Center Public Lecture April 19, 20, 30
  • East Coast Surf Documentaries April 19
  • Theatre Department Presents 'Dangerous Liaisons' April 20-22
  • Concert: FAU Commercial Music Ensembles April 20
  • Peaceful Mind/Peaceful Life Workshop: 'Cultivating Patience in Our Busy Lives: Removing Personal Obstacles' April 21
  • FAU Choral Ensembles April 21
  • FAU Wind Ensemble Presents 'Between Shadow and Light' April 22
  • NEW: Film: 'Passannante' with filmmaker Sergio Colabona April 22

EVENTS NEXT WEEK
  • NEW: Earth Day 2012 Celebrations on the Boca Raton and Jupiter Campuses April 23
  • Peaceful Mind/Peaceful Life Workshop: 'Cultivating Patience in Our Busy Lives: Removing Personal Obstacles' April 24
  • 2012 Nobel Laureate Lecture Francoise Barre-Sinoussi April 27

SAVE THE DATE
  • NEW: Spring Commencement Ceremonies, May 3 and 4
  • Living Room Theaters Films

CLASSES/GROUPS/VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
  • OIT Computer Training Schedule for April
  • Architecture High School Summer Institute
  • Summer Science Institute for Middle and High Schoolers, Deadline April 18
  • Summer 2012 Continuing Education Courses in the College of Science
  • Financial and Estate Planning in Retirement Program Offered
  • Yoga Classes Tuesdays and Thursdays

SPREAD THE WORD TO STUDENTS ABOUT...
  • For Students Graduating in May: Apply for a Volunteer Service Cord by April 20

EXHIBITIONS
  • OPENING TOMORROW: 'POP! Moveable Books' Exhibition Opens April 17, Runs through Aug. 12
  • OPENING THURSDAY: BFA Fine Arts Exhibition April 19, Runs through May 4
  • 'What Feminism Means to Me' Exhibition at Wimberly Library through May 4
  • 'Here and There' Photography Exhibition by Kristen O. Murtaugh through May 11
  • First-Ever History of Florida Surfing Exhibition through May 12

RESEARCH STUDIES/SERVICES
  • Alzheimer's Disease Research Study
  • 24- to 30-Month-Old Children Sought for Language Study
  • Communication Disorders Clinic Offers Diagnostic and
    Therapy Services -- including Accent Reduction Therapy
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