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Volume 48, Number 13
September 29, 2014

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Clothesline Project

As part of Domestic Violence Awareness month, students from Women and Gender Studies and Triota are sponsoring the Clothesline Project, a program that addresses violence against women. The campus community is invited to design a T-shirt that expresses their emotions about such violence from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 2, in the Ambrose Hall Beehive. Information about counseling and resources for survivors and others affected by violence will be available. Contact: Katy Strzepek, ext. 6113.

Bioethics Initiative Brown Bag Lunch
Dr. Robert Barnet, a physician ethicist from Georgetown University, will present "The Meaning of Life: From Plato to Feinstein to Obama," at 12:15 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 2, in the Center for Health Sciences Education, Room 116. Barnet will lead a discussion on how we individually and societally address the challenge of vulnerabilities and dependencies at the end of life. Contact: Jessica Gosnell, ext. 6088.

Morrissey Gallery Exhibit
The Morrissey Gallery will host, "Works by Margaret Babbitt," a collection of paintings by Rock Island artist Margaret Babbitt. The exhibit will be on display Oct. 3 through Nov. 16, with an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 9, in the lobby of the Galvin Fine Arts Center. The exhibit and reception are free and open to the public. Contact: Kristin Quinn, ext. 6428. Read more at Works by Margaret Babbitt.

Scriabin Lecture and Demonstration
World-renowned pianist Garrick Ohlsson, will perform and discuss music of Russian composer Alexander Scriabin. The event will take place from 10 to 11:30 a.m., Friday, Oct. 3, in Madsen Hall in the Galvin Fine Arts Center. The event will include an opportunity for audience members to engage in an interactive question and answer session with Ohlsson. This opportunity is offered free of charge, though registration is required. Space is limited and will be assigned on a first come, first serve basis. To register for the event, please complete the following online registration form: Garrick Ohlsson Scriabin Lecture Demonstration. The event is sponsored by the St. Ambrose Music Department and the Quad City Symphony Orchestra. Contact: Bill Campbell, ext. 6145.

Working
The Theatre Department will present the musical "Working," based on the book by Studs Terkel at 7:30 p.m., Friday-Saturday, Oct. 3-4 and 3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 5, in Galvin. Tickets are $17 for adults; $16 for faculty/staff, alumni and senior citizens; $15 for students; $14 for groups; and free for SAU students with current valid student ID. For reservations, call Galvin ext. 6251. Read more at "Working."

President's Forum
Sr. Joan will provide an update from the Board of Trustees meeting at 4 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 7, in the Rogalski Center Ballroom.

Biology Advising Night
Freshman and transfer biology majors are invited to attend an advising night from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 15, in the Rogalski Center Gottlieb Conference Center. Students will have the opportunity to meet their new advisor, learn more about biology as a major and enjoy free pizza. Students considering changing their major to biology are also encouraged to attend. Contact: Ann Raddant, ext. 5756.

Keep Our Neighbors Warm Collection

Staff Assembly is accepting donations of clothing for men and women including long sleeved t-shirts, long-johns, socks, gloves and hats. The clothing will be donated to community agencies serving those in need this winter. Donations will be accepted through Nov. 11. Collection boxes are located in Ambrose Hall, Center for Health Sciences Education, the Rogalski Center and the Library. Contact: Carrie Meador-Bliss, ext. 6401.

Coats for Kids
The Children's Campus is organizing a Coats for Kids drive beginning Oct. 3. Gently used or new coats, gloves and hats for men, women and children will be accepted. Collection boxes are located in Ambrose Hall, the Center for Health Sciences Education, the Center for Communication and Social Development, Galvin Fine Arts Center, Hayes Hall, the Library, 1950 E. 54th Street Facility, Downtown Professional Development Center, the Library and the Rogalski Center. The Children's Campus is also collecting spare change to go towards the purchase of coats from Goodwill Industries. Contact: Andromahi Harrison, ext. 5799.

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) Information Sessions
The Doctor of Business Administration will host three information sessions to learn more about the DBA program and admissions requirements. The sessions will be held from 5 to 7 p.m., Monday-Wednesday, Oct. 20-22, in Rogalski Center Room 211. The DBA program is enrolling now for the January term. To attend contact Michelle Kronfeld, ext. 6308. Read more at DBA Information Sessions.

Occupational Therapy Information Session

The Occupational Therapy department is hosting an information session for students interested in the Occupational Therapy program at 11:15 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 30, in the Rogalski Center Gottlieb Conference Center. Contact: Anne Lansing, ext. 6128.


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This Week at St. Ambrose - September 29 - October 5

Meetings and Events
Wednesday: Men's Soccer vs. Augustana, 4 p.m., Davenport Soccer Complex
Thursday: Clothesline Project, 10 a.m., AH Beehive
Bioethics Brown Bag, 12:15 p.m., CHS116
Friday: BOT Meeting, 10 a.m., RC Ballroom
Scriabin Lecture and Demonstration, 10 a.m., Madsen Hall, Galvin
Musical, "Working," 7:30 p.m., Galvin
JV Women's Soccer vs. Augustana, 5 p.m., Davenport Soccer Complex
Saturday: Football vs. William Penn, 1 p.m., Brady Street Stadium
Musical, "Working," 7:30 p.m., Galvin
Sunday: JV Women's Soccer vs. Iowa Club, 2 p.m., Davenport Soccer Complex
Musical, "Working," 3 p.m., Galvin


Birthdays
Thursday
: Peter Stumpf
Friday: Kevin Lillis
Sunday: Greg Bereskin, Terri Beutel, Debbie Dobbyn, Donnie Ingram, Dave Markward, Angie Mullenbach



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