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Volume 48, Number 33
March 2, 2015

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Lenten Reflections
Campus Ministry invites faculty, staff and all Ambrosians to write short daily reflections based on scripture readings that will be posted on the SAU website each weekday of Lent. If interested in writing a short reflection email Fr. Chuck Adam.

Bioethics Breakfast
The St. Ambrose University Bioethics and Humanities is sponsoring a Bioethics Breakfast at 7:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 3, in the Rogalski Center Gottlieb Conference Room. The facilitator will be Alfredo Mac Laughlin from the philosophy department. To RSVP email Alfredo Mac Laughlin.

Brownbag Book Discussion on Tuesdays

During Lent an informal discussion of Pope Francis' book, The Church of Mercy, will take place at noon on Tuesdays, Feb. 24, Mar. 3, 17, 24 and 31 in the Chapel Gathering space. If interested in participating and receiving a copy of the book contact Fr. Chuck Adam or Tammy Norcross-Reitzler at

Grad Finale

All SAU students graduating in May are encouraged to attend the Spring Grad Finale anytime from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Tuesday, March 3, in the Rogalski Center Ballroom. Students can purchase their graduation gowns, announcements and class rings. Caps and gowns may be purchased from the Jostens website until March 23. Only a limited number of extras will be available after this day. Several campus offices will have representatives on hand to answer questions. There will be refreshments and door prizes. Contact: Campus Bookstore, ext. 6336.

Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow
Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker Debra Chasnoff is the 2015 Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow. Chasnoff will lead a discussion following the viewing of the film, "Straightlaced: How Gender's Got Us All Tied Up," at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 3, in the Galvin Fine Arts Center. The event is free and open to the public. Contact: Lance Sadlek, ext. 6252. Read more at Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow.

Wine at the Warehouse
Wine at the Warehouse will be held from 4-6 p.m., Saturday, March 7, at Dimitri Wine & Spirits, 1735 W. 3rd St., Davenport. Enjoy a casual afternoon of wine and food. Tickets are $35 per person before March 6, $45 at the door. To purchase tickets, contact the Alumni Office, ext. 6290. Read more at Wine at the Warehouse.

Lee Lohman Hours
Lee Lohman arena will observe special hours during spring break: Friday, March 6, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, March 7-8, closed; Monday - Friday, March 9-13, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, March 14, closed. On Sunday, March 15, Lee Lohman arena will return to regular hours, noon to 11 p.m.

Library Hours
The Library will observe special hours during spring break: Saturday, March 7, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Sunday, March 8, 1 to 5 p.m.; Monday-Thursday, March 9-12, 7:45 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Friday, March 13, 7:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, March 14, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. On Sunday, March 15, the library will resume regular hours

Mass Schedule
No Masses will be celebrated on campus Sunday-Saturday, March 8-14. The regular Mass schedule will resume at 6:30 p.m., Sunday, March 15.

Bookstore Hours
The Bookstore will observe special hours during spring break: Monday-Friday, March 9-13, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Saturday, March 14, closed.

Circle K St. Patrick's Bake Sale
The St. Ambrose Circle K club will host a St. Patrick's Day bake sale from 1 to 5 p.m., Tuesday, March 17, in the Ambrose Hall Beehive. Homemade baked goods will be available for a donation.

Braking Traffik Film and Question and Answer
The film, "Any Kid, Anywhere: Sex Trafficking Survival Stories," will be shown at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 17, in the Ambrose Hall Beehive. Executive director of Braking Traffik, Cathy O'Keeffe, and Sara Kellums, a survivor of sex trafficking featured in the film, will be available for a question and answer period following the viewing. The event, sponsored by Braking Traffik, is free and open to the public. Contact: Katy Strzepek, ext. 6113. Read more at Any Kid, Anywhere.

Career Fair
St. Ambrose and Augustana College will co-host the biannual "ProFair," career fair from noon to 3 p.m., Wednesday, March 18, in the Rogalski Center Ballroom. More than 60 companies will be on hand to share information about employment opportunities. Students should dress professionally and bring updated resumes. Read more at ProFair.

Wilber Peace and Justice Symposium
Margaret Pfeil, PhD, associate professional specialist of theology at University of Notre Dame, will present at the Wilber Symposium on the Christian Tradition and Nonviolence at 7 p.m., Thursday, March 19, in the Rogalski Center Ballroom. Pfeil will present "Charismatic Women: Witnesses of Peace," discussing women who have used their charisms to bear witness to Christ's peace in the world, particularly Dorothy Day, Helen Prejean, and the four U.S. churchwomen murdered in El Salvador. The symposium is free and open to the public. Contact: Fr. Brian Miclot, ext. 6129. Read more at Wilber Symposium.

Submissions for Campus Bulletin
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This Week at St. Ambrose - March 2-8

Meetings and Events
Tuesday: Bioethics Breakfast, 7:30 a.m., RC Gottlieb Conference
Grad Finale, 10 a.m., RC Ballroom
Lenten Brown Bag, noon, Chapel Gathering space
Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow Film and Discussion, 7 p.m., Galvin
Wednesday: Men's Volleyball vs. Grand View, 7:30 p.m., PE Center
Saturday: Wine at the Warehouse, 4 p.m., Dimitri Wine & Spirits, 1735 W. 3rd St., Davenport

Monday:Dean Bacon
Tuesday: Jeff Karll, Matt Hansen
Friday: Elizabeth Shoemaker, Carol McCoy
Saturday: Erin Phillips, Heather Stocking

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