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Volume 49, Number 14
October 5, 2015

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On The Spot Awards
The following individuals were chosen for an On The Spot Award for the month of September: Jeanette Alison-Glaser, Sean McGinn, and Matt Trimble, Information Resources/Technology; Johnna Kerres, Communication Center; and Dan Zeimet, Office of Registrar.
President's Forum
Sr. Joan will provide an update from the Board of Trustees meeting at 4 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 6, in the Rogalski Center Ballroom.

President's Forum
Sr. Joan will provide an update from the Board of Trustees meeting at 4 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 6, in the Rogalski Center Ballroom.

Lunch with Gatsby
Bring your lunch and join SAU faculty in a discussion of F. Scott Fitzgerald's, The Great Gatsby , from noon to 1 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 7, in the Ambrose Hall Beehive. The Library has copies of the book at the Reference Desk. The event is part of The Big Read in partnership with Davenport Public Library, the National Endowment for the Arts and Arts Midwest. Contact: Joyce Haack, ext. 6247.

Puzzles and Proofs: An adventure in logic, linear algebra, and graph theory
The Engineering and Physical Science Department is hosting a seminar, "Puzzles and Proofs: An adventure in logic, linear algebra, and graph theory," presented by Dr. Forrest Stonedahl, Augustana College and Dr. Susa Stonedahl, St. Ambrose, at 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 7, in McCarthy Hall 013. The event is free and open to the public. Contact: Susa Stonedahl.

IACTE Conference
The School of Education is hosting the Fall 2015 Conference of the Iowa Association of the Colleges of Teacher Education, Thursday-Friday, Oct. 8-9, in the Rogalski Center. Among the featured guests are Dr. Ryan Wise, newly appointed Director of the Iowa Department of Education. Contact: Tom Carpenter, ext. 6124.

Morrissey Gallery Exhibit           

The Morrissey is hosting the exhibit, "The Next Level" featuring works by Evan McLaughlin and Hilary Nelson. On Thursday, Oct. 8, an artist Q&A will be held at 4 p.m., lecture at 5 p.m., and a reception will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. in Galvin. The exhibit is on display through Saturday, Oct. 24. The events are free and open to the public. Read more at The Next Level. Contact: Chris Reno, ext. 6444.

The Theatre Department will present "Parade," a Tony award-winning musical at 7:30 p.m., Friday-Saturday, Oct. 9-10 and 3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 11, 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. Part of the Project Series "Justice." For reservations, call Galvin ext. 6251. Read more at Parade.

Fall Visit Day
A fall visit day for prospective students will be held from 8:30 to noon, Monday, Oct. 12. Check-in is at 8 a.m. in the Rogalski Center. For details and dates of upcoming visit days and campus visit opportunities go to Fall Visit Days.

Special Parking Arrangements for Monday, Oct. 12
The annual Iowa Quad City College Program Fair, will be held from 5 to 7:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 12, in the Rogalski Center Ballroom. There will be a number of guests visiting on this day, and this will necessitate repurposing campus parking. During the day approximately 30 spaces will be reserved for our guests in the Rogalski Center faculty/staff lot. Also on Monday, from 2:30 to 8 p.m., the entire Rogalski Center faculty/staff lot will be reserved for fair guests. Students, faculty and staff are asked to use alternate lots during these times. St. Paul Lutheran Church has agreed to permit SAU faculty/staff to park in their lot. The operations director for St. Paul has requested that SAU employees use the High and Main Street parking lot. Contact: Calvin Cooper, Security, ext. 5725 about parking or Hilary Callas, Admissions, ext. 6002 about the events. Read more at IQCCP College Fair.

Bioethics, Humanities and Society Initiative
The St. Ambrose Bioethics, Humanities and Society is sponsoring a Bioethics Breakfast at 7:30 a.m., Tuesday, October 13, in the Center for Health Sciences Education, Room 161. To RSVP email Alfredo Mac Laughlin.

Job Search 101

The Career Center is hosting a webinar for graduating seniors, "Job Search 101," at 3 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 14. Students may register at Contact Kim Matteson, ext. 6342.

Art History Information Sessions
The Art History program is hosting an advising and career information session for students interested in learning more about the Art History major or minor at 3 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 15, in Ambrose Hall 231. The session will also cover internships and study abroad opportunities for Art History students. Contact: Terri Switzer, ext. 6142.

Social and Economic Justice Conference and First Book Lecture
The Annual St. Ambrose Social and Economic Justice Conference, "Witnessing Injustice: Seeking Social Change through Media and Mediation," will feature workshops and presentations beginning at 9 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 20, in the Rogalski Center Ballroom. The keynote lecture, "American Injustice: Mercy, Humanity, and Making a Difference," will be given by Bryan Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative, at 7 p.m., in the Galvin Fine Arts Center. These events are part of the College of Arts and Sciences project series, Justice: A Critical Dialogue. Read more at Social and Economic Justice Conference and First Book Lecture.

Coats for Kids

The Children's Campus is sponsoring a Coats for Kids drive.  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, Kreiter Hall, the Library, Lee Lohman, 1950 E. 54th Street Facility, Downtown Professional Development Center, 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.

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: October 5-11

Meetings and Events

Tuesday: Men's Soccer vs. Olivet Nazarene, 3 p.m., DSC
President's Forum, 4 p.m., RC Ballroom
Women's JV Volleyball vs. Mount Mercy University, 5 p.m., PE Center
Women's Volleyball vs. Mount Mercy University, 7 p.m., PE Center
Wednesday: Library, Lunch with Gatsby, noon, AH Beehive
Women's Soccer vs. Olivet Nazarene, 3 p.m., DSC
Puzzles and Proofs, 3:30 p.m., McCarthy 013
Thursday: Morrissey Gallery, Q&A, 4 p.m., Galvin
Morrissey Gallery, Lecture, 5 p.m., Galvin
Morrissey Gallery, Reception, 6 p.m., Galvin
Women's JV Volleyball vs. Black Hawk College, 7 p.m., PE Center
Friday: Theatre, "Parade," 7:30 p.m., Galvin
Saturday: Football vs. University of St. Francis, 1 p.m., Brady Street Stadium
Men's Soccer vs. Robert Morris, 1 p.m., DSC
Women's Soccer vs. Robert Morris, 3 p.m., DSC
Women's JV Soccer vs. Ill. State University, 5 p.m., DSC
Theatre, "Parade," 7:30 p.m., Galvin
Sunday: Theatre, "Parade," 3 p.m., Galvin

Monday: Greg Bereskin, Terri Beutel, Debbie Dobbyn, Donnie Ingram
Tuesday: Karen Eden, Lynne Schelly, Suzanne Wiese
Thursday: Catherine Wildner
Friday: HunHui Oh, Robin Ruetenik, Kristin Ryan
: Katrina Browning, Darcy Duncalf

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