University Bulletin – February 25, 2014

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Title IX and Clery Training: ESU is dedicated to educating the campus community to provide an environment where faculty, staff and students can work, educate, learn and grow. ESU also recognizes the effect sexual harassment and sexual violence can have on the campus environment. This training is geared towards awareness of campus safety and reporting requirements.

Training Dates:

  • March 18 from 2 to 3 p.m. in Stroud 117
  • April 15 from 2 to 3 p.m. in Stroud 117

The Student Recognition Awards nomination forms are now available. The deadline is March 7.

Student Activities:

Tuesday, Feb. 25, 9:00 PM – Joey Shinobi featuring Bugz in Dansbury Commons.
Thursday, Feb. 27, 8:00 PM – 4v4 Wallyball in Mattioli Rec Center.
Friday, Feb. 28, 9:00 PM – WESS Winterfest After Party.
Saturday, March 1, 10:00 PM – Casino Night in Shawnee Hall.
Thurs. March 27, 7:30 PM – ESU Welcomes ALL TIME LOW to the Mattioli Recreation Center. Tickets are on sale now. $10 ESU students/$15 guests. All purchases can be made in the University Center, Room 211.

Upcoming Stony Acres Trip: Tuesday, March 4, 2:00 – 4:30 PM Delaware River to Bald Eagle Watch; transportation provided. Please sign up by noon on March 4.

Midterm Madness at the Writing Studio. The Writing Studio is hosting Midterm Madness to help students with all their writing and revising needs. Join us in Kemp Library from March 3 – March 7 for one-on-one tutoring, free coffee and snacks, and a quiet study area. Open Monday-Thursday 1:00 to 9:00 PM and Friday 1:00 to 5:00 PM.

Empty Bowls: A Grassroots Movement To Help End Hunger, 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM in the Keystone Room. All proceeds donated go to the Salvation Army in East Stroudsburg. Event will include a selection of hand-crafted bowl and soup lunch for $10. To purchase tickets, see Linda in the HRTM Department (across from Stroud). For more info call 570-422-3511.

TUTOR/COUNSELOR: Seeking applicants for the position of Tutor/Counselor for the Upward Bound program beginning June 16 and ending August 1. Responsibilities include planning and supervising student life activities in the residence hall, conducting social, cultural, and recreational activities, developing and encouraging recent Upward Bound students via a small group setting, attending meetings and additional duties. Please plan to attend an informational meeting on February 13, at 2:00 PM in the Upward Bound office (Trio Building, 285 Normal Street) 570-422-3476 or email Deadline for applications is March 28, 2014. Senior, Junior, and Sophomore ESU students with experience working with adolescents and 2.5 GPA are preferred. Act 34 and 151 and FBI clearances required. This is an ESU work study position. Applicant must be an ESU student who is registered for fall 2014.

Ice Hockey Sport Event: ESU vs. Penn State University, 12:30 PM, Saturday, March 1, at the Revolution Ice Centre, Old Boston Road, Pittston, PA. First 25 fans will receive a free ESU noise maker.

African-American Heritage Month:
The ZUZU African Acrobats – Tuesday, March 4, 6 p.m., Abeloff Center for the Performing Arts. Known for their performance on America’s Got Talent. Open to the public at no cost.

Theatre: March 4 – 8, 8:00 PM; March 9, 2:00 PM – Spike Heels at the Dale Snow Theatre. By Theresa Rebeck, Directed by Professor Stephanie Daventry French. Scenic and costume design by Professor Yoshinori Tanokura. In Spike Heels Theresa Rebeck, whose writing credits include NYPD Blue, Law and Order: Criminal Intent and LA Law, interweaves three love triangles in this contemporary comedy. Lust, power and class confound love among a group of friends and co-workers. Time magazine noted that the piece was “full of wit…and quirky detours of plot.” The play is appropriate for older teens and adults due to adult language and situations. General admission, $12; faculty/staff and senior citizens (with ID), $10; students (with ID), $7; Youth, $5. Tickets available in advance online at (credit cards only online). Remaining tickets available at the box office 7:00 to 8:00 PM on performance dates (cash only at box office). Please arrive early. Latecomers cannot be seated. For other information, please call 570-422-3483, x.4.

Friday, February 25, 2014