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| Friday, September 20, 2013



FACULTY & STAFF NEEDED FOR FALL MAJOR FEST: Are you interested in promoting your academic department/program? If so, please consider participating in the Fall Major Fest event sponsored by the University Advising & Career Development Center. This event is designed to assist students who are undecided on their academic major and/or minor. Fall Major Fest will be on Monday, October 14, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Center Ballroom. For more information or to reserve a table, please email Christen Lesko at clesko@emich.edu.


ASSISTANT SITE COORDINATOR NEEDED FOR TEEN AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM: The EMU 21st CCLC Bright Futures after school program at John Glenn High School in Westland, MI is looking for an Assistant Site Coordinator who has experience working with teens. Please send your resume to Melissa Calabrese at mcalabr2@emich.edu if you are interested in applying for this position.


EMU LIBRARY'S ROBOTIC COLLECTION STORAGE SYSTEM WILL BE TEMPORARILY CLOSED: The EMU library's robotic collection storage system (known as The ARC) will be closed for approximately 45 days sometime this fall semester in order to complete the final phase of remediation that began last year. The exact dates of the closure will be announced shortly. By the end of September, please check out any materials you need from the ARC for courses or research during the fall semester. If you have questions, contact Brian Steimel at bsteimel@emich.edu or 487-2558 or contact Tara Fulton at tfulton1@emich.edu or 487-2573.


RESEARCH STUDY FOR LGBT SOCIAL WORK AND EDUCATION MAJORS: Social Work and Education faculty are asked to inform students about Dr. John Palladino's (Professor of Special Education) research study sponsored by EMU's Center for the Study of Equality and Human Rights. The project addresses the unique needs and questions LGBT majors have for their forthcoming/current social work internships or student teaching placements, and entry into these professions. Interested students should further inquire about the study by contacting john.palladino@emich.edu by Monday, September 30. All participants will receive a gift card acknowledgement.


THE ACADEMIC PROJECTS CENTER IS OPEN: The Academic Projects Center is open for drop-in consulting. The APC is located in room 116 of the Halle Library. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday. The Center offers point-of-need help with research, writing, and technology to students working on research papers and other academic projects. For more information, please visit the Academic Projects Center homepage


YOUTH INSTRUCTORS NEEDED FOR EMU AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAM IN ROMULUS: EMU is thrilled to extend a unique opportunity to our local communities by offering the Bright Futures After-School Program. Romulus High School is looking to hire Youth Instructors. If interested, please contact Lauren Richardson at lauren.elizabeth.richardson@gmail.com with a brief introduction about yourself and your resume attached.


WOMEN IN PHILANTHROPY GRANT APPLICATIONS DEADLINE: Women in Philanthropy at EMU will be accepting grant applications through Sunday, October 13 for the 2013 grant year. Applications must be submitted using the online template on the WIP-EMU website at http://www.emich.edu/wip-emu. For assistance, check the application guidelines on the website or contact Kelly Quilter at kquilte1@emich.edu.


DEPARTMENT DIRECTORY UPDATES: If your Department Directory listing is not accurate, please send the updated information to: dept_directory@emich.edu. For questions, contact Debra Burke at 487-6895 or by e-mail at dburke15@emich.edu. Please note that personal directory listings are populated by Banner and you will need to contact Academic HR or Staff HR to update personal listings. 


POST AN EVENT TO THE EVENTS CALENDAR: To submit a new event, click on Submit an Event, or go to the EMU website, click "calendars," then click the green button labeled "Submit an Event" (located on the bottom left) and enter your event information. If you need help or have questions, please contact Debra Johnson at djohn144@emich.edu or call 487-2484. All events are subject to approval.

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