University Bulletin – September 6, 2013

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Student Organizations Interested in Having a Booth at the Fall Club Fair Must Submit their applications by Friday, Sept. 6. Applications are available from the Student Senate Office (Room 119 of the University Center) and the Student Activity Association Office (Room 223 of the University Center). Sponsored by the Student Senate.

The Writing Studio is Hosting Welcome Week September 9 – September 13 to Assist Students with Writing and Revising Needs, 1:00 to 9:00 PM, Monday – Thursday, and 1 to 5 p.m. Friday, at the Kemp Library. Get one-on-one tutoring, free coffee, free snacks, and a quiet study space.

Fall Club Fair, 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM Tuesday, Sept. 10 at the Walkway Between Stroud Hall and the University Center. Meet representatives from various student organizations and find out how you can get involved. Sponsored by the Student Senate.

Student Organization Orientation Session, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, in the Keystone Room. The session will cover important information on maintaining your student organization recognition, policies and procedures that will assist your organization to operate effectively including Fall Grants and other budgeting information. Utilizing WarriorLink will also be an important topic covered at the session. If you have questions, contact the Student Senate Office at 570-422-3417.

Free September 12 WorkshopsFall 2013 B.A.L.A.N.C.E. Being An Active Learner Among New College Experiences
Title: Get Organized: Tips For Getting Uncluttered & Succeeding at the University
Presenter: Dr. Gina Scala, Ed.D., Dept. Chair, Special Education and Rehabilitation
Time: 2:00 – 2:50 PM
Title: The Naked Roommate: 108 Issues You Might Run Into In College
Presenter: Tyler Dillon, Resident Advisor/Orientation Leader
Time: 3:00 – 3:50 PM
Both Workshops Held in Beers Lecture

Attention All Student Organizations: Your 2013 – 2014 Officer Update Card and membership information must be logged onto WarriorLink (rather than the excel files used in the past). In order to access your accounts, you must first submit your officer information. In order to maintain your recognition, all completed information must be logged on WarriorLink by Friday, Sept. 20. If you have any questions please contact the Student Senate or Student Activity Association Office.

Student Activities:

  • Tuesday, Sept. 3, 9:00 PM – Band, Graces Downfall in Dansbury Commons.
  • Wednesday, Sept. 4, 7:00 PM – Workshop 5 Practices of Effective Leaders in Science and Tech., Room 134.
  • Friday, Sept. 6, 9:00 PM – Band, A Fire With Friends in Dansbury Commons.
  • Saturday, Sept. 7, 10:00 PM – Ginormous Game Night in Shawnee Lounge.

Entrepreneurial Leadership Club Meetings Held Every Thursday from 3:00 to 4:00 PM at ESU’s Innovation Center. The Entrepreneurial Leadership Club is a university wide club that provides a forum for expanding entrepreneurial ideas, experiences and knowledge. Members work on service projects and share their experiences with the surrounding community. The Entrepreneurship Club is co-advised by Joseph Eshun, Ph.D., associate professor of Business Management, and Christopher Landino, coordinator of ESU’s Entrepreneurial Leadership Center. For more information please contact Chris Landino at or 570-422-7995.

Public Notice Message: The Teacher Education Unit at East Stroudsburg University is hosting an accreditation visit by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) in October 2013. Interested parties are invited to submit third-party comments to the visiting team. Please not that comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of professional education programs offered, and should specify the party’s relationship to the institution (i.e., graduate, present or former faculty member, employer of graduates). We invite you to submit written comments to:

Board of Examiners, NCATE, 2010 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20036-1023 or by email to:

Art, Dance, Music & Latino Heritage Month Film Festival

September 3 – October 4
Madelon Powers Gallery
Ciocca Prints/Yanashot Sculpture
Featuring artists Mark Ciocca and Denis Yanashot
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

Sunday, Sept. 8, 1:00 – 3:00 PM
Madelon Powers Gallery
Reception for artists Mark Ciocca and Denis Yanashot
Open to the public at no cost.
For information, 570-422-3483 or

Thursday, Sept. 19, 7:00 PM
Beers Lecture Hall
Latino Heritage Month Film Festival
Negro (2013) directed by Dash Harris (USA) Open to the public at no cost.
Sponsored by the Departments of Modern Languages, History, and Multicultural Affairs
For more information, contact Dr. Annie Mendoza at

Tuesday, Sept. 24, 7:00 PM
Beers Lecture Hall
Latino Heritage Month Film Festival
Wilaya (2012) directed by Pedro Pérez Rosado (Spain) Open to the public at no cost.
Sponsored by the Departments of Modern Languages, History, and Multicultural Affairs.
For more information, contact Dr. Annie Mendoza at

Thursday, Sept. 26, 7:00 PM
Beers Lecture Hall
Latino Heritage Month Film Festival
Clandestine Childhood/Infancia clandestina (2012) directed by
Benjamin Ávila (Argentina/Spain/Brazil) Open to the public at no cost.
Sponsored by the Departments of Modern Languages, History, and Multicultural Affairs.
For more information, contact Dr. Annie Mendoza at

Community Dance Program Classes for Children and Adults Start Sept. 7.
Children’s Dance: Saturdays
Session 1: Sept. 7 – Oct.12
Session 2: Oct. 19 – Nov. 23
9:30 – 10:15 AM ……..Creative Dance 4 – 5 year olds (new)
10:15 – 11 AM …………Creative Dance 4 – 5 year olds (return)
11 – 11:45 AM …………Lyrical Contemporary 6-8 year olds
11:45 AM – 2:45 PM …….Hip-Hop/Jazz 9-12 year olds
Cost: $60 per 6-week session

Adult Classes Fall 2013
Adult Yoga/Pilates: Mondays 5:30 – 6:30 PM
Adult Zumba: Tuesdays, Thursdays 5:30 – 6:30 PM Session 1: Sept. 9 – Oct. 17
Session 2: Oct. 21 – Dec. 12 (no class Nov. 18-21)
Cost for each 6-week session: $66 once a week, $132 twice a week

To register contact the ESU Office of Conference Services 570-422-3061, 96 Normal St. East Stroudsburg University.

Support the Warrior Marching Band and Color Guard by Attending the Collegiate Marching Band Festival, Sunday Sept. 29 at J. Birney Crum Stadium, West Linden Street, Allentown, Pa. The festival runs from noon to 6:00 PM and features collegiate bands from the Mid-Atlantic region. Stadium opens at 11:00 AM and the Warrior Marching Band will perform at 1:00 PM Advanced discount tickets are $15, Students (K-12 and college) $13; and Senior Citizens (65+) $13. Children 5 and under are free. If 20 or more advance tickets are purchased, they will be $10 each. Contact with your name and the number of tickets you would like by September 10, 2013. Once a list is confirmed, payments will be taken.

Auditions For Theatre Department’s production of Lord of the Flies will be held in the Smith-McFarland Theatre of the Fine & Performing Arts Center on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 6:30 – 8:30 PM and Wednesday, Sept. 4, 6:30 – 8:30 PM Callbacks will be held Thursday, Sept. 5, 6:30 PM For those interested in auditioning, please read the play (copies available for sign out in Fine Arts Room 218). Prepare a one minute monologue from the play. Both men and women are invited to audition. Sign up for an audition slot on the sheets in the lobby of the Fine & Performing Arts Center. For more information, please contact Becky Solis, director at

The 4th Annual Femme Fatale Film Festival Saturday, September 21 at Pocono Community Theater in Local East Stroudsburg

This fall, ESU is sponsoring a free film festival with two classic films featuring misunderstood, naughty, or dangerous heroines: Because of You and Dangerous Liaisons. This free cultural event is designed for ESU students, faculty, staff, and the community. The event–and both films–are free and open to the public. Feel free to come for one film or for the day.

10 a.m. – Because of You
Like drama? This suspenseful film centers on the story of Christine, a fallen woman who has paid a high price for her fling with Mike Monroe, a playboy and gangster. After being released from jail, she is determined to turn her life around. However, her secrets may return to haunt her and threaten the life she has built with her new husband. This 1952 film stars Loretta Young and Jeff Chandler.

Noon – Dangerous Liaisons
How deadly can gossip be? Rich and bored aristocrats plot and scheme to destroy a young lady’s reputation. This 1988 film has an all-star cast, including Glenn Close, John Malkovich, and Michelle Pfeiffer.

Summary information courtesy of IMDb. You can find additional information and summary facts at

Treats and beverages will be available from the café, including brownies, fresh muffins, coffee, and hot popcorn. The event will be at the Pocono Community Theater, located at 88 South Courtland Street; the theater is within easy walking distance to campus. For additional information, or to reserve your seats, feel free to contact Dr. Eckard ( or call the box office at 570-421-6684.

The English Department, Writing Studio, and College of Arts & Sciences are proud to sponsor this event.

Friday, September 6, 2013