University Bulletin – January 28, 2014

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Student Activities:
Tuesday, Jan. 28 – Karaoke in the Dansbury Commons, 9:00 PM
Thursday, Jan. 30 – Matioli Rec Center open until midnight
Thursday, Jan. 30 – Snowshoe/Cross Country Ski along the Delaware River, 2:30 – 4:00 PM Enjoy a leisurely jaunt along the scenic Delaware River. Trail is fairly flat and perfect for those that might be new to the sport. (must register at least 24 hours in advance – University Center 211).
Friday, Jan. 31 – Devon Atherley, Steelpannist, Dansbury Commons, 9:00 PM
Saturday, Feb. 1 – Cross Country Ski at Promised Land State Park, 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM Enjoy a brisk ski adventure within the 3000 acres that comprise Promised Land State Park in Greentown, Pa. (must register at least 24 hours in advance – University Center 211).
Saturday, Feb. 1 – Zumba Madness in Minsi Hall, 10 p.m. Attention All Funded Student Organizations: Budget Workshops will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 4 at 2:00 PM in the Keystone Room and Wednesday, Feb. 5 at 6:00 PM in the Senate Chambers of the University Center for all organizations interested in receiving a Student Activity Association allocation for 2014 – 2015. You must attend one of the workshops to receive your budget submission information. Budget submission deadline is Monday, Feb. 17 at 4:00 PM If you have questions, contact the Student Senate Office at 570-422-3417.

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

Applications for Resident Advisors (RA) at University Ridge are now Available! If you are interested in being an RA at the Ridge next year, you can get an application in the University Ridge office or on our website at www.esuridge. com. This year we are looking for Summer Resident Advisors (SRA), who will only work over the summer months and regular Resident Advisors (RA) who will only work through the 2014-2015 academic year, including winter break. SRAs will be paid a base salary for their summer work and RAs will be compensated with free housing for the entire year. If you have any questions, please call Luke in the University Ridge office at 570-422-2400.

Courses Pending Approval by the University-Wide Curriculum Committee. Descriptions are available upon request in the office of the committee chair in the English Department (Stroud 309). Address questions within 10 university calendar days after first appearance.

MGT 200 Principles of Management (add. of DE)
MGT 212 Managerial and Cost Accounting Fundamentals (add. of DE)
RECR 351 Recreation Services Management (change in title, des., pre-reqs.)
RECR 381 Issues in Park Management (change in title, des.)
RECR 480 Park Resources Interpretation (change in title, des., pre-reqs.)

Cultural Events & Dance

February 3 – March 14
David Stabley: Paintings and Works in Clay
Reception for artist, Sunday, February 9, 1:00 – 3:00 PM
Workshop with the artist, February 8 – 9
Please email for information and/or to register.

African-American Heritage Month:
The ZUZU African Acrobats, known for their performance on America’s Got Talent, will perform at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 3 in Abeloff Center for the Performing Arts.

Open Mic Night at 10:00 PM Thursday, Feb. 6 in Stroud Hall, Room 117.

African-American Heritage Festival Sunday, February 9 in the Keystone Room. The time of the festival will be announced at a later date.

Auditions for the University Dance Company will be Wednesday, Jan. 29 from 2:00 – 3:30 in the Dance Studio, 2nd floor of Koehler Fieldhouse. No prepared routine is needed. 3-5 years prior dance study recommended. Student members of the University Dance Company must enroll in DANC 315 and meet 2:00 – 3:30 PM Mondays and Wednesdays. For more information please see, contact Dr. Elizabeth Gibbons,

Tuesday, January 28, 2014