University Bulletin – January 29, 2013

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mtvU – The premier college television station for news, sports and music videos, is available in the University Center Food Court, Dansbury Commons and Channel 17 of the campus cable system. Watch it daily for announcements of upcoming programs and events at ESU!

Get Free Newspapers – Student can get FREE copies of The New York Times, USA Today, The Philadelphia Inquirer and the Pocono Record in the University Center lobby and the first floor of Stroud Hall. Simply swipe your eCard. Your eDollar accounts will not be charged. This is part of the
USA Today Collegiate Newspaper Readership Program and is sponsored by the Student Senate.

Play BINGO with the Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs (ATOD) Peer Educators at 9:00 PM January 31 in Dansbury Commons. This is a free event for all students. All games have a great prize and we will end the night with a grand prize! All students who win will need to show their eCard to claim their prize, so don’t forget your eCard! Come enjoy a fun-filled night of BINGO! For more information contact

Attention All Funded Student Organizations – Budget Workshops will be held at 2:00 PM Tuesday, February 5 and at 7:00 PM Wednesday, February 6 for all organizations interested in receiving a Student Activity Association allocation for 2013 – 2014. Both workshops will be held in Stroud Hall Room 113. You must attend one of the workshops to receive your budget submission information. Budget submission deadline is at 4:00 PM, Monday, February 18. If you have questions, contact the Student Senate Office at 570-422-3417.

Leadership Teleconference Series – “Principled Leadership: In the Face of Change and Crisis,” at 7:00 PM Tuesday, February 5 in Beers Lecture Hall. Featuring Rudy Giuliani renowned 107th Mayor of New York City (1993-2001). Giuliani reduced the overall crime and murder rate to make New York City the safest large city in America. Just when New Yorkers were beginning to enjoy the city’s revitalization, the unimaginable hit on 9-11. Giuliani swiftly marshaled his remarkable leadership skills to pull his city, and perhaps the entire nation, through the crisis. Sponsored by the Office of Student Activities. For more information, call 422-3429.

Student Trustee Information Session: ESU’s Office of the President and the Council of Trustees are seeking applications for the position of student trustee, the highest level of student service available. Each applicant must be a full-time, first or second semester sophomore in good academic standing with a 2.5 minimum quality point average. The current student trustee will hold an information session about the position on January 29 from 3:00 – 4:00 PM in the President’s Boardroom, Reibman Administration Building. All are welcome.

Student Trustee Applications: Eligible students who are interested in the position of student trustee must submit an application and two letters of recommendation no later than February 4, 2013. Applications are available in the president’s office, 204 Reibman Administration Building or online at For more information, please contact the president’s office at 570-422-3546 or

Become the Best of the Best! Attend an Orientation Leader Information Session, 2:00 – 4:00 PM Thursday, January 31, in Beers Lecture Hall. For more information contact, 570-422-2862.

Multicultural Organization Fair, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM Friday, February 1, 2013, in the Keystone Room. Learn about multicultural organizations on the ESU campus. For more information contact Cornelia Sewell-Allen, coordinator of multicultural affairs, at 570-422-3896 or email

Ice Skate – Cross Country Ski – Snowshoe, 4:00 – 6:00 PM Monday, February 4 and Tuesday, February 5. Enjoy ice skating on the pond or skiing/snowshoeing through the trails at Stony Acres. Hot chocolate and a fire for roasting marshmallows will also be available at no charge. (Dependent on weather conditions!)

Resume Building Workshop, 3:00 PM Tuesday, February 5 in Stroud 220. What are employers and graduate schools looking for? Develop an understanding how to write a resume that is appropriate for your career path. If you never written a resume before or are having trouble putting one together, this workshop is for you.

Career Fair Preparation 4:00 PM Tuesday, February 5 in Stroud 220. When there are hundreds of companies and thousands of job seekers, how do you stand out in the crowd? Come and learn how to make the Career and Internship Fair work for you! Empower yourself with an effective Elevator Pitch – engaging questions, an abundance of confidence, and a strategic action plan that’s designed to separate you from the competition and potentially transform opportunities into offers.

Alumni & Friends Jersey Boys NYC Broadway Bus Trip, Saturday, February 16, 2013. Join the Office of Alumni Engagement for the perfect trip to take in the city and beat the winter blues! Jersey Boys is the Tony Award winning story of how Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons went from being unknown New Jersey kids to international pop superstars. The coach bus departs from ESU at 9:00 AM; the show is at 2:00 PM, which includes show ticket and transportation. Bus departs for return at 5:15 p.m. Cost is $130 per ticket. To register, visit or call 570-422-3530.


February 4 – March 15
Madelon Powers Gallery
Recent Work: Brenda Quinn, ceramics
Sharon Cosgrove, paintings
Gallery hours: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM, Wednesday and Thursday, and 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Monday, Tuesday and Friday.
Open to the public at no cost
For information, 570-422-3483 or email

Saturday, February 16 9:00 AM.- 4:00 PM
Sunday, February 17 9:00 AM to noon.
Fine and Performing Arts Center Pottery Workshop with Brenda Quinn
Open to the public at no cost but registration is required. For registration, please call Joni at 422-3216 or email

Sunday, February 17 1:00 – 3:00 PM Madelon Powers Gallery
Reception for Brenda Quinn and Sharon Cosgrove
Open to the public at no cost
For information, 570-422-3483 or email

Spring 2013 Student Activities

Mon., Jan. 28 Photo Keychains, 11:00 AM, University Center
Tues., Jan. 29 Karaoke, 9:00 PM, Dansbury Commons
Wed., Jan. 30 Desi Valentine, Musician, Noon, Common Grounds
Thurs., Jan. 31 Welcome Back Gift Card Bingo, 9:00 PM, Dansbury Commons
Fri., Feb. 1 AAHM Kickoff, 10:00 PM, Keystone Room
Sat., Feb. 2
Tues., Feb. 5 Matt Cranstoun, Acoustic Musician, 9:00 PM, Dansbury Commons
Thurs., Feb. 7 Soul Food Dinner, 4:30 p.m., Dansbury Commons
Fri., Feb. 8 Stuff-A-Plush, Laser Tag, 10:00 PM, Mattioli Recreation Center
Tues., Feb.12 Ethan Cramer, Acoustic Musician, 9:00 PM, Dansbury Commons
Fri., Feb. 15 Love Jones Open Mic, 9:00 PM, Common Grounds
Tues., Feb. 19
Fri., Feb. 22 Dimitri Fostinis, DJ Music, 9:00 PM, Dansbury Commons
Tues., Feb. 26 Ligie, Musician, 9:00 PM, Dansbury Commons

Community Dance Program – Spring 2013

Dance Classes Held at Koehler Fieldhouse Dance Studio

Adult Yoga/Pilates Monday
5:30 – 6:30 PM
Session 1: January 28 – March 4
Session 2: March 25 – May 6 (no class April 22) Cost: $66 for each 6-week session

Adult Zumba Tuesday and Thursday
5:30 – 6:30 PM
Session 1: January 28 – March 7
Session 2: March 25 – May 9 (no class April 23, 25) Cost for each 6 – week session:
$66 once a week, $132 twice a week

Adult Noon Yoga Friday
12:10 – 12:50 PM
Session 1: February 1 – March 15
Session 2 March 29 – May 10
Cost: $49 for each 7-week session

Children’s Dance Saturday
Session 1: February 2 – March 9
Session 2: March 30 – May 4
9:30 – 10:15 AM – Creative Dance 4-5 year olds (new)
10:15 -11 AM – Creative Dance 4-5 year olds (return)
11:00 – 11:45 AM – Lyrical Contemporary 6-8 year olds
11:45 AM – 12:45 PM – Musical Theatre Dance
9 – 12 year olds
Cost: $60 per 6-week session

Tuesday, January 29, 2013