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Volume 47, Number 41
April 21, 2014

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Time Cards
• Work Study and Temporary (student) Employees: Online time cards need to be submitted to your supervisor by Sunday, April 20.
• Supervisors: Online time cards with supervisor approval need to be submitted to General Accounting by Monday, April 21.
• Staff: Online time cards need to be submitted to your supervisor by Friday, April 25.
• Hourly Staff Supervisors: Online time cards with supervisor approval need to be submitted to General Accounting by Saturday, April 26

One Day Giving Challenge - 10k2day
On Tuesday, April 22, over a 24-hour period, the 10k2day challenge will target the campus community and graduates from class years 2000 and above through social media to promote giving to St. Ambrose University. 10k2day will reach out in an engaging, exciting and unexpected way with the primary purpose of emphasizing to all the importance of giving, no matter what the amount. The challenge will be based in the Ambrose Hall Beehive, with a streaming feed, music from KALA and t-shirts and koozies for all who participate. Contact: Margaret Babbitt, ext. 6287.

Celebrate Shakespeare's 450th Birthday
The English Department and Library are hosting a birthday party for William Shakespeare from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday, April 23, first floor Library. Participants will be able to read a sonnet or choose a speech from a selection available. Cake and refreshments will be served. The event is free and open to the public. Contact: Nancy Hayes, ext. 6138.

Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Scholars Conference
Undergraduate students from the College of Arts and Sciences will present their scholarly works at the Sixth Annual Undergraduate Scholars Conference from 3 to 8 p.m., Thursday, April 24, in the Rogalski Center Ballroom. Linda M. Golinghorst '89, from Alcoa, will provide the keynote address at 3:15 p.m., paper sessions will begin at 3:45 p.m., a poster session and reception with light hors d'oeuvres will be held at 5 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Contact: Vickie Logan, ext. 6166.

Cupcakes for a Cause
The National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) is selling cupcakes to the campus community as a fundraiser to benefit the Davenport Junior Theatre Spectrum Program which offers children with a diagnosis of Autism to strive in social settings. The cost is 1 cupcake-$2; 3 cupcakes-$5; and 12cupcakes-$10. Orders will be taken April 24-25 and delivered on campus May 1-2. For more information contact Andrea Jansen.

Book Signing
The Bookstore is hosting a book signing for adjunct history instructor, Paul-Thomas Ferguson, from 3 to 5 p.m., Friday, April 25, in the Bookstore. Ferguson's book "Watershed," was recently published.

"Dash 4 Drex" Memorial Run
The Sixth Annual Dash 4 Drex, a 2.1-mile run/walk established to honor the memory of student Derrek Drexler will be held at 9 a.m., Saturday, April 26, in front of Bechtel Hall. The fee to enter is $25 for general public, $20 for SAU students and $15 for t-shirt only. All proceeds will benefit the Derrek D. Drexler Scholarship Fund at St. Ambrose. For race registration form and more information go to Dash 4 Drex. Contact: Jennifer Wink.

Faculty Recognition Reception
The 27th Annual Faculty and Academic Staff Recognition Reception will be held from 3:30 to 5 p.m., Tuesday, April 29, in the Rogalski Center Ballroom. The reception will honor individuals who have, through their skills and talents, brought recognition to themselves and the university during this past academic year. Refreshments will be served. Contact: Vickie Logan, ext. 6166.

Quercus Reading and Reception
"Quercus," the St. Ambrose journal of literary and visual art, will celebrate its 23rd year of publication with a reception beginning at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 29, in the Ambrose Hall Board Room. Readings will begin at 7 p.m. and original artwork featured in "Quercus" will be on display. The event is free and open to the public. Contact: Carl Herzig, ext. 6176.

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
The Sexual Assault Awareness Team is sponsoring the Fourth Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes, at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., Wednesday, April 30, on the lawn in front of Hayes Hall. This international event is a walk for men to advocate for the eradication of violence against women. Shoes will be available in a variety of sizes for walkers. Contact: Amy Scott, ext. 6423

Faculty Staff Social
A faculty/staff social will be held from 3 to 5 p.m., Wednesday, April 30, in the Rogalski Center Ballroom. At 4 p.m., Sister Joan will give special recognition to retirees. Hors d'oeuvres and complimentary wine and beer will be provided.

Spring Concerts
The following concerts will take place in the Galvin Fine Arts Center and are all free and open to the public:
• St. Ambrose-Community Symphony Orchestra, 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 30
• Symphonic Band Concert, 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 2
• Jazz Ensemble and STAMVOJA, 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 3
• Spring Chorale, Chamber Singers and Bee Sharp Men's Vocal Ensemble will perform at 3 p.m., Sunday, May 4
Contact: Terry Buesing-Flynn, ext. 6001.

Library Extended Hours
The Library will offer extended hours prior to and during finals week: Wednesday-Thursday, April 30-May 1, 7:45 a.m. to 1 a.m.; Friday, May 2, 7:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, May 3, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sunday, May 4, noon to 1 a.m.; and Monday-Tuesday, May 5-6, 7:45 a.m. to 1 a.m.; Wednesday-Thursday, May 7-8, 7:45 a.m. to midnight; Friday, May 9, 7:45 to 5 p.m. Regular summer hours begin Saturday, May 10.

Fighting Bee Golf Classic
The 20th Annual Fighting Bee Golf Classic tees off with an 11 a.m. shotgun start on Friday, May 30, at Emeis Golf Course, Davenport. The $125 per person cost covers green fees, cart for 18 holes, box lunch, beverages, dinner, and awards presentation with prizes. Special rate for St. Ambrose faculty and staff is $100. Non-golfing guests can join the dinner program at a cost of $25 per person. Former SAU coach, athletic director and professor Leo Kilfoy '51 will hit the first tee shot to begin the tournament. To register for the event go to Fighting Bee Golf Classic. Contact: Betsy Fisher, ext. 6293.

Submissions for Campus Bulletin
To submit an item for possible inclusion in an upcoming Campus Bulletin, send information via email or campus mail by noon Thursday of the week prior to Darcy Duncalf in the Communications and Marketing Office. Be sure to include all relevant "what," "where," and "why" information, as well as a contact name, email address and phone number for further questions. Information may be edited for length and consistency with Campus Bulletin style. Contact: Darcy Duncalf, ext. 6295.

This Week at St. Ambrose – April 21-27
Meeting and Events

Wednesday: William Shakespeare birthday party, 10 a.m., first floor Library
Softball vs. Viterbo, 3 p.m., Assumption H.S.
Thursday: Undergraduate Scholars Conference, 3 p.m., RC Ballroom
Friday: Baseball vs. Clarke, 2 p.m., Modern Woodmen Park
College of Arts and Sciences, Research and Creativity Circle, 3 p.m., Chapel Gathering Space
Book signing, Paul-Thomas Ferguson, 3 p.m., Bookstore
Saturday: Dash for Drex, 9 a.m., Bechtel Hall
ILLOWA Keynote Speaker, 1 p.m., Galvin
Baseball vs. Clarke, 2 p.m., Modern Woodmen Park


Birthdays
Monday: Karen Huss, Merredyth McManus
Wednesday: Ted Woodruff
Thursday: Jerry Fowler
Saturday: Bob Rouwenhorst, Stacey Ryan, Barb Walker
Sunday: Rich Blomgren, Bill Campbell, Imtiaz Mazumder, Jana Seutter, Alan Sivell



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