Be sure to visit the commencement page at Commencement 2013 throughout the week for ongoing updates from this spring's commencement including photos, news stories and transcripts of speeches.
On The Spot Awards
The following individuals were chosen for an On The Spot Award for the month of April: Kat Anderson, Art; Tom Carpenter, Teacher Education Program; Debbie Dobbyn, Arts and Sciences, two awards; Vickie Logan, Arts and Sciences; Kathy Lukavsky, Physical Therapy; Pat Lynch, Residence Life; Lori Maher, Assessment Office; Robin Ruetenik, Communications and Marketing.
Summer Campus Parking
Normal campus parking regulations regarding lots that are designated overall as faculty/staff or student lots will be waived from May 13 through Aug. 16. During this period, parking in such lots will be on a "first-come, first-served" basis for non-restricted spaces. Faculty, staff and students may not park in reserved spaces including all spaces in the Circle Lot by Ambrose Hall and those designated for visitor, handicapped or resident priest parking.
The Twelfth Annual St. Ambrose Wine Festival will be held from 3 to 6 p.m., Saturday, May 18, on campus. Various wines and gourmet delicacies will be featured. Tickets for the Wine Festival are $45 per person in advance, $50 at the door. To purchase tickets, contact the Alumni Office, ext. 6290. Read more at Wine Festival.
• Work Study and Temporary (student) Employees: Online time cards need to be submitted to your supervisor by Monday, May 20.
• Supervisors: Online time cards with supervisor approval need to be submitted to General Accounting by Tuesday, May 21.
• Staff: Online time cards need to be submitted to your supervisor by Saturday, May 25.
• Hourly Staff Supervisors: Online time cards with supervisor approval need to be submitted to General Accounting by Sunday, May 26.
Fighting Bee Golf Classic
The 19th Annual Fighting Bee Golf Classic tees off with an 11 a.m. shotgun start on Friday, May 31, 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. To register for the event contact the Alumni Office, ext. 6290. Read more at Fighting Bee Golf Classic.
Summer Youth Ministry Certificate Program
The Certificate in Youth Ministry program will offer classes on campus Thursday-Sunday, June 6 - 9 and July 11 - 14. The program trains leaders to provide a ministry education for youth ministry, campus ministry, and religious education leaders, combining resources for youth ministry theory, skills, and practice. Contact: Chris Clow, ext. 6189. To read more about the classes offered and to download an application go to Youth Ministry Studies.
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.
Meeting and Events
Saturday: Wine Festival, 3 p.m., Campus
Monday: Jane Kettering
Tuesday: Betsy Fisher, Jessica Glover
Thursday: Leslie Grossman
Saturday: Bea Jacobson, Stacy Schivley
Sunday: Judy Correa Kaiser, Roger Rich, Dick Robertson
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