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Archived Announcements for Oct. 17

Archived Announcements (Oct. 17, 2011)

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NEWS OF SPECIAL NOTE
  • FAU to Step Up Economic Development Efforts
  • Give Blood, Save 3 Lives! Oct. 19-21
  • Homecoming Parade and Fall Family Fest, Nov. 4
  • Sponsored Programs Office Moving, No Proposal Submission Oct. 20 to 25
  • National Cyber Security Awareness Month Presentations to Start Oct. 24
  • '50 on the 50' Anniversary Gala to Benefit President's Scholarship Challenge Oct. 29
  • Departments with a Need for Student Volunteers

REMINDERS
  • Football Game-Day Parking and Transportation Changes
  • Enter the Homecoming Office Decorating Contest, Deadline to Register is Oct. 24
  • LGBTQA History Month Events through Oct. 25
  • October is Disability Awareness Month
  • University Catalog Revisions Due Oct. 24

CALLS FOR NOMINATIONS/APPLICATIONS/PROPOSALS
  • DEADLINE TODAY: Undergraduate Research Grant
  • DEADLINE WEDNESDAY: Native American Heritage Month: Call for Programs
  • Third Annual Literary Feast Invites All Faculty to Present on Nov. 1, Deadline Oct. 21
  • Nominations for Homecoming Grand Marshal Deadline Oct. 21
  • Jaffe Center Accepting Applications for Artist-in-Residence Program, Deadline Nov. 7
  • Boren Award for Study Abroad Scholarship Deadline Jan. 11

NEWSLETTERS

EVENTS THIS WEEK
  • NEW: Lecture: Between Barack and a Hard Place: Racism and Denial in the Age of Obama Oct. 17
  • HBOI Sunset Boat Cruise to Bird Island Oct. 18
  • NEW: Give Blood, Save 3 Lives! Oct. 19-21
  • FREE HEALTH SCREENINGS: 25th Annual FAU Wellness Expo Oct. 19
  • Artist Talk with Tammy Knipp Oct. 19
  • FAU Political Town Halls to Meet Your Congressman Oct. 19 and Nov. 10
  • NEW: Women of the Boca Raton Army Air Field During World War II Oct. 19
  • National Writing Day Oct. 20, Author Reading and Lecture with Cristina Garcia
  • Roundtable: FAU Healthy Aging Research Initiative: Opportunities for FAU Faculty and Students Oct. 20
  • College of Business Executive Forum Lecture Series Features Abdol Moabery, FAU Board of Trustees and GA Telesis, Oct. 20
  • University Faculty and Staff Club Beer Tasting Oct. 20
  • Fall 2011 CCEI Research Brown Bag Series Continues Oct. 21, Nov. 18
  • The Michael and Madelyn Savarick High School Honor Choral Festival and Vocal Competition Oct. 21-22
  • National Make a Difference Day Oct. 22, Sign Up by Oct. 20
  • Executive and Professional MBA Info Sessions Oct. 22, Nov. 5
  • 'Jewish Humor and the Cantorate' Oct. 23
  • Jazz Band Oct. 23

EVENTS NEXT WEEK
  • Lecture: 'Every Step is the Dojo' Oct. 25
  • LGBT History at FAU and Beyond: An Evening with Dr. Fred Fejes Oct. 25
  • The 'Arab Spring': What Lies Next? Faculty Development Lecture Series Oct. 26
  • NEW: Artist Talk with Ariel Baron-Robbins Oct. 27
  • University Faculty and Staff Club Golden Owl Happy Hour Oct. 27
  • Winds of Change Oct. 28
  • Jupiter's 2011 Opposition to the Sun Oct. 28 to 29
  • Wilkes Honors College to Host Visit Day Oct. 29
  • NEW: Homecoming 5K Run/Walk & Fun Run to Benefit CARD Oct. 30
  • Homecoming Oct. 30 to Nov. 5

SAVE THE DATE
  • The Journey Inward Yin Yoga Workshop Nov. 1, 5
  • FAU Counseling and Psychological Services Open House Nov. 2
  • Center for Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies Hosts Film Screening Nov. 3
  • University Faculty and Staff Club Events for November/December
  • College of Business Fall 2011 Executive Forum Lecture Series through Nov. 17
  • 2011 Learn Green: A Green Schools Conference and Expo Nov. 11
  • FAU Peace Studies Program 2011-12 Film Series Continues Nov. 18
  • Kickball for Caring Nov. 19
  • 2nd Annual Global Education Symposium: Teaching and Learning about Latin America and the Caribbean Nov. 19
  • Jaffe Center Workshop: Daybook, Nov. 19
  • Living Room Theaters Film Listings

CLASSES/GROUPS/OPPORTUNITIES
  • Take the FAU Libraries Customer Satisfaction Survey
  • Kick Butt! Quit Smoking Now, Fall Session Starts Oct. 18
  • Open 12 Step AA Meetings For Fall
  • Try FAU Yoga Classes
  • OIT Training Schedule for October
  • Travel to China in 2012

SPREAD THE WORD TO STUDENTS ABOUT...
  • Graduating Seniors Can Apply for a Volunteer Service Cord
  • 'Rat's Mouth' Designated Student Organization Tailgating Area Info.

EXHIBITIONS
  • Smart Ride Art Exhibit 2011 through Oct. 27
  • 'The Art of the Image,' an Eclectic Mix of Photographs by Nathan Dean through Oct. 27
  • 2011 Biennial Faculty Exhibition through Nov. 12

RESEARCH STUDIES/SERVICES
  • Older Adults Sought for Exercise Science 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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