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• Staff: Online time cards need to be submitted to your supervisor by Wednesday, Sept. 24.
• Hourly Staff Supervisors: Online time cards with supervisor approval need to be submitted to General Accounting by Thursday, Sept. 25.
Banned Books Week
To bring awareness to Banned Books Week, Sept. 21-27, the Library currently has on display a collection of comics and graphic novels. Stop by the circulation desk and enter to win one of several bundles of comics. The drawings will be held at 3 p.m., Friday, Sept. 26. Contact: Joyce Haack, ext. 6247.
Young Adult Book Author
Chris Crutcher, author of banned or challenged books, "Athletic Shorts" and "Chinese Handcuffs," will speak to the Creative Writing Workshop class at 10:50 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 23, in Ambrose Hall 228. Seating is limited. Crutcher will also be speak at the Bettendorf Public Library at 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 22. Contact: Michael Hustedde, ext. 6334.
Half the Sky Film
The documentary, "Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide," will be viewed at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 23, in the Rogalski Center Ballroom. The film was inspired by the widely acclaimed book of the same name by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn. Sponsored by First Year Experience and First Book. Contact: Jessica Nash, ext. 5828. Read more at Half the Sky.
St. Ambrose and Augustana College will co-host the biannual "ProFair," career fair from noon to 4 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 24, at the PepsiCo Center at Augustana College. More than 70 companies will be on hand to share information about employment opportunities. Students should dress professionally and bring updated resumes. Students are encouraged to ride the shuttle bus service that will be provided between St. Ambrose and Augustana. Shuttle schedules are available in the Career Center. Read more at ProFair.
Penguin Book Truck and Push Cart
The Library will host the Penguin Book Truck and Push Cart from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, Sept. 26, on the south side of the Library. Books will be available for purchase and the first 30 customers who purchase a book will receive a free book (up to a $16 value). Penguin book bags are will be given away with a purchase. Free Penguin posters and catalogs while supplies last. Contact: Joyce Haack, ext. 6247. Read more at Penguin Book Truck.
"The Jewish Cardinal"
A film screening and discussion of "The Jewish Cardinal," will be held from 3 to 5:30 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 28, in the Rogalski Center. The film tells the story of Jean-Marie Lustiger, the son of Polish-Jewish immigrants who maintained his cultural identity as a Jew after converting to Catholicism and later joining the priesthood. Fr. Joe DeFrancisco and Rabbi Henry Jay Karp will lead a discussion after the viewing. Tickets are $7 adults; $6 seniors (60+) and military; students free. The event is sponsored by St. Ambrose University, the Jewish Federation of the Quad Cities and the Diocese of Davenport. Proceeds will go toward St. Ambrose University's Campus Ministries service trips. For more information call 309/793-1300 or email@example.com.
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."
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.
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.
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.
Meetings and Events
Tuesday: Young Book Author, Chris Crutcher, 10:50 a.m., AH228
Film and Discussion, Half the Sky, 7 p.m., RC Ballroom
Wednesday: WWI Panel Discussion, noon, RC
Career Center, ProFair, noon, PepsiCo Center, Augustana College
Women's JV Volleyball vs. Clarke, 5 p.m., PE Center
Women's Volleyball vs. Clarke, 7:30 p.m., PE Center
Friday: Penguin Book Truck, 9 a.m., Library parking lot
Saturday: Women's JV Soccer vs. Iowa State Club, 10 a.m., Davenport Soccer Complex
Women's Soccer vs. Viterbo, 1 p.m., Davenport Soccer Complex
Men's JV Soccer vs. Iowa State Club, noon, Davenport Soccer Complex
Men's Soccer vs. Viterbo, 3 p.m., Davenport Soccer Complex
Sunday: Film, "The Jewish Cardinal," 3 p.m., RC Ballroom
Monday: Art Moreau, Dan Zeimet
Wednesday: Brad Thiessen, Christina Tigges
Thursday: George Bailey, Jill Beinborn, Marian Lee, Lynn Lubben, Sandy Quinn
Saturday: Andrew Gates
Sunday: Johnna Klossing, Bill Lynn, Kerry Much
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