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Archived Announcements for Oct. 24

Archived Announcements (Oct. 24, 2011)

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NEWS OF SPECIAL NOTE
  • DUE TODAY: University Catalog Revisions
  • Medical Plan Open Enrollment Starts Nov. 7
  • National Cyber Security Awareness Month Presentations Start Today
  • SIGNUP DEADLINE TODAY: Homecoming Office Decorating Contest
  • '50 on the 50' Anniversary Gala to Benefit President's Scholarship Challenge Oct. 29

REMINDERS
  • Homecoming Parade and Fall Family Fest, Nov. 4
  • Homecoming Parade Traffic Changes for Boca Raton Campus on Nov. 4
  • Football Game-Day Parking and Transportation Changes
  • Sponsored Programs Office Moving, No Proposal Submission Oct. 20 to 25

CALLS FOR NOMINATIONS/APPLICATIONS/PROPOSALS
  • NEW: Request for Proposals: eLearning Course Development, Deadline Oct. 28 at Noon
  • Jaffe Center Accepting Applications for Artist-in-Residence Program, Deadline Nov. 7
  • NEW: Research Seed Grant Program for Faculty, Deadline Nov. 15
  • Boren Award for Study Abroad Scholarship Deadline Jan. 11

NEWSLETTERS

EVENTS THIS WEEK
  • Lecture: 'Every Step is the Dojo' Oct. 25
  • Helping Students to Achieve Emotional Health and Well-Being Workshop Oct. 25
  • LGBT History at FAU and Beyond: An Evening with Dr. Fred Fejes Oct. 25
  • NEW: 'Open Access' Workshop at Wimberly Library Oct. 26
  • The 'Arab Spring': What Lies Next? Faculty Development Lecture Series Oct. 26
  • Artist Talk with Ariel Baron-Robbins Oct. 27
  • College of Business Executive Forum Lecture Series Features Robert Danzig, formerly of Hearst Newspapers, Oct. 27
  • University Faculty and Staff Club Golden Owl Happy Hour Oct. 27
  • NEW: BoooooK Arts 101: Hist Whist Oct. 27/29
  • 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
  • Homecoming 5K Run/Walk & Fun Run to Benefit CARD Oct. 30

EVENTS NEXT WEEK
  • Homecoming Oct. 30 to Nov. 5
  • NEW: Third Annual Literary Feast Nov. 1
  • FAU Libraries' RefWorks Training Nov. 1 & 2, Helps Manage Research
  • The Journey Inward Yin Yoga Workshop Nov. 1, 5
  • FAU Counseling and Psychological Services Open House Nov. 2
  • NEW: Artist Talk with Suzie Khalil Nov. 2
  • NEW: The Nuclear Promise: Global Consequences of an American Dream Nov. 2
  • NEW: Financial Literacy Workshops in Broward Nov. 3 & 9
  • Center for Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies Hosts Film Screening Nov. 3
  • NEW: Dance Artist Cynthia Word: Arts Integration and Being a Teaching Artist Nov. 4
  • Executive and Professional MBA Info Session Nov. 5
  • NEW: Concert: Classical Guitar Society Nov. 6

SAVE THE DATE
  • University Faculty and Staff Club Events for November/December
  • FAU Political Town Hall Meet Your Congressman Nov. 10
  • 2011 Learn Green: A Green Schools Conference and Expo Nov. 11
  • NEW: Second Annual Fine Arts Festival Nov. 12-13
  • NEW: Ocean Science Lecture Series: Harbor Branch Turns 40 Nov. 16
  • College of Business Fall 2011 Executive Forum Lecture Series through Nov. 17
  • FAU Peace Studies Program 2011-12 Film Series Continues Nov. 18
  • Fall 2011 CCEI Research Brown Bag 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
  • NEW: OIT Training Schedule for November
  • Departments with a Need for Student Volunteers
  • 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
  • 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
  • "Courage Takes Flight' Exhibition at Wimberly Library through Dec. 16
  • Study Abroad Photo Exhibit to Run Nov. 1 through Feb. 29
  • FINAL WEEK: Smart Ride Art Exhibit 2011 through Oct. 27
  • FINAL WEEK: '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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