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Archived Announcements for November 17

Archived Announcements (Nov. 17, 2011)

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NEWS OF SPECIAL NOTE
  • 50th Anniversary Gala Raises More Than $500,000
  • Boca Raton Network and Phone System Outage on Monday, Nov. 21 from 5 to 6 a.m.
  • Dr. David J. Bjorkman Named Dean of the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
  • Four to be Honored at Fall 2011 Commencement Ceremonies Dec. 8 and 9
  • Final Roadwork on FAU Boulevard through Nov. 23
  • Give Joy to a Child This Holiday Season -- Weppner Center Giving Tree
  • Join Team FAU in the 2012 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure
  • International Education Week Events Today: Experiential Learning and Photo Exhibit

REMINDERS
  • Open Enrollment Through Nov. 18 for 2012 Medical Plans
  • WAC Workshops for Spring 2011
  • Mosquito Advisory in Effect
  • Return-to-Work Program
  • Native American Indian Heritage Month
  • Take the FAU Testing & Evaluation Customer Satisfaction Survey
  • Football Game-Day Parking and Transportation Changes

CALLS FOR NOMINATIONS/APPLICATIONS/PROPOSALS
  • Boren Award for Study Abroad Scholarship Deadline Jan. 11
  • 2012 FAU Business Plan Competition, Deadline Feb. 19

NEWSLETTERS

EVENTS THIS WEEK
  • Peace Corps Presentation by Steve Hunsicker Nov. 17
  • FAU Study Abroad Photo Contest Reception Nov. 17
  • College of Business Executive Forum Lecture Series Features Sidney Cohen, former president of Cohen's Frozen Foods, Nov. 17
  • Student Performance: 'Stories on the Skin Live!' Nov. 17
  • University Faculty and Staff Club: Distilled Spirits Tasting Nov. 17
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship Seminar Nov. 18
  • FAU Peace Studies Program 2011-12 Film Series Continues Nov. 18
  • Fall 2011 CCEI Research Brown Bag Series Continues Nov. 18
  • FAU Commercial Music Ensemble Nov. 18
  • Kickball for Caring Nov. 19
  • Undergraduate Admissions Open House Nov. 19
  • Jaffe Center Workshop: Daybook, Nov. 19
  • FAU Symphony Orchestra presents Famous Themes from Around the World Nov. 19
  • NEW: 'A Story of German Jewish Conversion' Nov. 20

EVENTS NEXT WEEK
  • University Faculty and Staff Club: Thanksgiving Luncheon Nov. 22
  • REMINDER: Thanksgiving Recess Nov. 24-27

SAVE THE DATE
  • Peaceful Mind/Peaceful Life Workshop Dec. 3/6
  • Harbor Branch 'Choncey Conch' Children's Day Dec. 3
  • Handel's Messiah Dec. 4
  • For Auld Lang Syne Happy Hour Dec. 8
  • Holiday Luncheon at the Faculty and Staff Club Dec. 9
  • Harbor Branch Bok Tower and Pinewood Estate Christmas Tour Dec. 9
  • Klezmer East: Hanukkah Concert on Dec. 17
  • Harbor Branch Cruise & Picnic on a Spoil Island Dec. 17
  • Living Room Theaters Film Listings

CLASSES/GROUPS/OPPORTUNITIES
  • College of Education Offers English Classes for Non-Native Speakers
  • OIT Training Schedule for November
  • Departments with a Need for Student Volunteers
  • Take the FAU Libraries Customer Satisfaction Survey
  • Open 12 Step AA Meetings For Fall
  • Try FAU Yoga Classes
  • Travel to China in 2012

SPREAD THE WORD TO STUDENTS ABOUT...
  • FAU AIDS Awareness Competitions for World AIDS Day 2011, SUBMISSIONS DUE TOMORROW
  • Graduating Seniors Can Apply for a Volunteer Service Cord

EXHIBITIONS
  • NEW: "Figured Spaces: Selections from the John Morrissey Collection" Opens Nov. 29
  • MacArthur Campus Library Hosts 'Mythica' Exhibition through Dec. 16
  • Chiura Obata - Ways of Art at FAU Jupiter through Dec. 16
  • "Courage Takes Flight' Exhibition at Wimberly Library through Dec. 16
  • 'Conceptual Narrative: Mixed Media from the Chodorkoff Collection' at Wimberly Library through Jan. 31
  • Study Abroad Photo Exhibit through Feb. 29

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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